Jianfeng Lu

Assistant Professor

Office: 
120 Science Drive, Physics Building, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-2875

Details

An isoperimetric problem with Coulomb repulsion and attraction to a background nucleus
(2015)

Gentlest ascent dynamics for calculating first excited state and exploring energy landscape of Kohn-Sham density functionals
(2015)

Reactive trajectories and the transition path processes
Probab. Theory Related Fields (2015)

An isoperimetric problem with Coulomb repulsion and attraction to a background nucleus
(2015)

Density matrix minimization with ${\ell}_1$ regularization
Communications in Mathematical Sciences (2015)

Emergence of step flow from atomistic scheme of epitaxial growth in 1+1 dimensions
Phys. Rev. E (2015)

Half-space kinetic equations with general boundary conditions
(2015)

Strang splitting methods for a quasilinear Schrödinger equation: convergence, instability, and dynamics
Communications in Mathematical Sciences (2015)

Gauge-invariant frozen Gaussian approximation method for the Schrodinger equation with periodic potentials
(2015)

Density matrix minimization with $\ell_1$ regularization
Commun. Math. Sci. (2015)

Mathematical analysis and algorithm development for problems from computational physics, theoretical chemistry, material sciences and others.

Education:
Ph.D. - Princeton University
BS - Peking University
2015 CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
2013 Sloan Research Fellowship, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
2008 Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University