Jianfeng Lu

Associate Professor

242 Physics Bldg, 120 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
(919) 660-2875


Traction boundary conditions for molecular static simulations

Crystal image analysis using 2D synchrosqueezed transforms
Multiscale Model. Simul. (2015)

Efficient rare event simulation for failure problems in random media
SIAM J. Sci. Comput. (2015)

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

Diffusion approximations of linear transport equations: Asymptotics and numerics
J. Comput. Phys. (2015)

Compression of the electron repulsion integral tensor in tensor hypercontraction format with cubic scaling cost
J. Comput. Phys. (2015)

Numerical scheme for a spatially inhomogeneous matrix-valued quantum Boltzmann equation
J. Comput. Phys. (2015)

Orbital-free density functional theory of out-of-plane charge screening in graphene
J. Nonlinear Sci. (2015)

Analysis of the divide-and-conquer method for electronic structure calculations
Math. Comp. (2015)

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

Jianfeng Lu is an applied mathematician interested in mathematical analysis and algorithm development for problems from computational physics, theoretical chemistry, materials science and other related fields.

More specifically, his current research focuses include:
Electronic structure and many body problems; quantum molecular dynamics; multiscale modeling and analysis; rare events and sampling techniques.

Ph.D. - Princeton University
BS - Peking University