Jianfeng Lu

Assistant Professor

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


Compression of the electron repulsion integral tensor in tensor hypercontraction format with cubic scaling cost
Journal of Computational Physics (2015)

Orbital-Free Density Functional Theory of Out-of-Plane Charge Screening in Graphene
Journal of Nonlinear Science (2015)

Quantitative Canvas Weave Analysis Using 2-D Synchrosqueezed Transforms: Application of time-frequency analysis to art investigation
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine (2015)

Diffusion approximations and domain decomposition method of linear transport equations: Asymptotics and numerics
Journal of Computational Physics (2015)

Numerical scheme for a spatially inhomogeneous matrix-valued quantum Boltzmann equation
Journal of Computational Physics (2015)

Emergence of step flow from an atomistic scheme of epitaxial growth in 1+1 dimensions
Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics (2015)

Reactive trajectories and the transition path process
Probability Theory and Related Fields (2015)

Efficient Rare Event Simulation for Failure Problems in Random Media
SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing (2015)

Combining 2D synchrosqueezed wave packet transform with optimization for crystal image analysis

Strang splitting methods for a quasilinear Schrodinger equation - convergence, instability and dynamics
Commun. Math. Sci. (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; and machine learning for materials science.

Ph.D. - Princeton University
BS - Peking University

Classification of whale vocalizations using the Weyl transform
In IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) 2015 edited by . 2015; : .

Classification of whale vocalizations using the Weyl transform
In 2015 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) edited by . 2015; pp. 773--777. : .

Seismic modeling using the frozen Gaussian approximation
In SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2013 edited by . 2013; pp. 4677-4682. : .

2015 CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
2013 Sloan Research Fellowship, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
2008 Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University