Shi Jin's former Ph.D. Students



[1] Xiantao Li, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2002.
Dissertation: Numerical Computation of the Semiclassical Limit of the Schrodinger Equation and Related Problems
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Princeton University
Current position: Professor of Mathematics at Pennsylvania State University

[2] Xuelei Wang, Georgia Tech, Ph.D. 2003.
Dissertation: Level Set Model of Microstructure Evolution in the Chemical Vapor Infiltration Process
First position after Ph.D: Software Engineer at Verizon

[3] Kyle Novak, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2006
Dissertation: A Semiclassical Model for Thin Quantum Barriers
First position after Ph.D: Assistant Professor, Air Force Institute of Technology
Current: Deputy Chief Analyst for Analyses and Assessments at Headquarters, United States Air Force

[4] Xiaomei Liao, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2007
Dissertation: Computational High Frequency Waves in Heterogeneous Media
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University
Current: Research Scientist, Department of Epidemiology and Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University

[5] Xu Yang, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Numerical Methods for Multiscale Kinetic Transport and High Frequency Waves
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Princeton University
Current: Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of California-Santa Barbara

[6] Min Tang, Tsinghua University, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Aymptotic-Preserving Methods for Multiscale Waves and Transport
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Universite Paul Sabatier-Toulouse, France
Current: Associate Professor at Department of Mathematics and Institute of Natural Science, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

[7] Yingzhe Shi, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Numerical Methods for the Coupling of Multispecies Kinetic and Hydrodynamic Equations
First position after Ph.D: Assistant Professor, Department of Financial Engineering, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China
Current: Associate Professor at Department of Financial Engineering, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China

[8] Hao Wu, Tsinghua University, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Fast Computational Methods for High Frequency Waves
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Universite Paul Sabatier-Toulouse, France
Current: Associate Professor at Department of Mathematical Science, Tsinghua University, China

[9] Jeff Haack, UW-Madison; Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: Asymptotic Preserving Numerical Schemes for Transport and Fluid Equations
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas-Austin;
current: Research Staff, Los Alamos National Laboratory

[10] Jingwei Hu, UW-Madison, Ph.D 2011
Dissertation: Numerical Methods for Quantum Kinetic Equations and High Frequency Waves
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at ICES, University of Texas-Austin
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University

[11] Zhiwen Zhang, Tsinghua University (co-advised with Houde Han), Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Artificial Boundary Conditions for Klein-Gordon Equation and Schrodinger Equation
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Division of Applied and Computational Mathematics, California Institute of Technology
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Hong Kong

[12] Bokai Yan, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Asymptotic-Preserving Schemes for Kinetic and Related Systems
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Department of Mathematics, University of California-Los Angeles
Current: Quantitative FinanceAnalyst, Bank of America

[13] Jia Deng, Tsinghua University, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Efficient Implicit Asymptotic Preserving Schemes in the Diffusive Regime of Linear Boltzmann Equation
First position after Ph.D: Assistant Research Professor at First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration, Qingdao, China

[14] Peng Qi, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: New Surface Hopping Methods in Quantum Dynamics
First position after Ph.D: Quantitative Associate, Wells Fargo Bank
Current: Data Scientist, Facebook

[15] Li Wang, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Numerical Methods for Multiscale Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations
First position after Ph.D: (non-tenure track) Assistant Professor at Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann-Arbor and CAM Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota

[16] Qin Li, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2013
Dissertation: Modeling and Computational Methods for Multiscale Quantum Dynamics and Kinetic Equations
First position after Ph.D: von Karman Instructor at California Institute of Technology
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

[17] Lihui Chai, Tsinghua University, Ph.D. 2013
Dissertation: Semiclassical Models for Quantum Systems and Band crossings
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at University of California , Santa Barbara

[18] Leland Jefferis, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2014
Dissertation: Computation of High Frequency Wave Solutions to Symmetric Hyperbolic Systems with Polarized Waves
First position after Ph.D: NSF Postdoc at Department of Mathematics, Stanford University
Current: Software Engineer, Google

[19] Zhennan Zhou, UW-Madison, Ph.D. 2014
Dissertation: Computational Methods for Semi-classical Schrodinger Equations with Vector Potentials and Erhenfest Dynamics
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc at Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Current: Assistant Professor, Beijing International Center for Mathematics Research, Peking University, China

[20] Zheng Ma, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Ph.D. 2017
Dissertation: Computational Methods for Transport and Waves with Multiple Scales and Uncertainty
First position after Ph.D: Golomb Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Purdue University

[21] Liu Liu, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D. 2017
Dissertation: Uncertainty Quantification for Multi-scale Kinetic Equations and Quantum Dynamics
First position after Ph.D: Peter O'Donell, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellow, ICES, University of Texas, Austin

[22] Ruiwen Shu, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D. 2018
Dissertation: Uncertainty Quantification and Sensitivity Analysis for for Multiscale Kinetic Equations with Random Inputs
First position after Ph.D: Postdoc., Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park

[23] Xinchun Li, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Ph.D. 2018
Dissertation: Hyperbolic Equations with Discontinuous Coefficients: Numerical Schemes and Numerical Error Estimates
First position after Ph.D: Assistant Quantitative Analyst, Zhongtai Securities, Shanghai, China