- Graduate Students
- Benjamin Ciotti (Ph.D. student, Spring 2015 - present.
UCSD 2016-2017 Frieda Daum Urey Academic and Oceanids Memorial Fellowship,
and UCSD Department of Mathematics 2016-2017 Graduate Teaching Award.)
- Chao Fan (Ph.D. student, Fall 2016 - present, jointly with Li-Tien Cheng.)
- Yi Luo (Ph.D. student, Fall 2015 - present, jointly with Li-Tien Cheng.)
- John Shopple
(Ph.D. in mathematics, UCSD, June 2009.
Thesis: An Interface-Fitted Finite Element Based Level Set Method:
Algorithm, Implementation, Analysis and Applications.)
- Shenggao Zhou (Visiting Ph.D. student from Zhejiang Univ., China,
China Scholarship Council Fellowship, September 2010 - March 2012.
Ph.D., Zhejiang Univ. China, 2012. Thesis: Electrostatic Interactions in Charged
Systems: Modeling, Analysis, and Computation. Thesis advisors: Xiaoliang Cheng and Bo Li.)
- Timothy Banham
(Ph.D. in mathematics, UCSD, June 2013.
Thesis: A Phase Field Model for Cell Shapes:
Gamma-Convergence and Numerical Simulations.)
- Maryann Hohn
(Ph.D. in mathematics, UCSD, 2013. San Diego Fellowship 2010 - 2012.
Thesis: Diffusion Equations Models and Numerical Simulations of Gene Expression.)
- Michael White
(Ph.D. in mathematics, UCSD, 2013.
UC Office of President Graduate Fellowship in Computational Science.
Fall 2012 - Spring 2013. Thesis:
Mathematical Theory and Numerical Methods for Biomolecular Modeling.)
- Jiayi Wen (Ph.D. in mathematics, UCSD, 2015.
UCSD Chancellor's Interdisciplinary Collaboratories Research Fellowship, 2013 and 2014.
UC Office of President Graduate Fellowship in Computational Science, 2015.
Thesis: Mathematical Modeling and Computational Methods for Electrostatic
Interactions with Application to Biological Molecules.)
- Zhengfang Zhang (Visiting Ph.D. student from Zhejiang Univ., China,
October 2010 - February 2011, supported by Zhejiang Univ. Lu Foundation Fellowship.
Ph.D., Zhejiang Univ., China, 2011.)
- Yuan Liu (Visiting Ph.D. student, from Fudan Univ., China, September 2014 - February 2016. Supported by the China Scholarship Council.)
- Yue Yan (Ph.D. student, Fudan University;
Visiting Ph.D. student, July 6, 2015 - January 5, 2016 and
June 23 - October 12, 2016, UC San Diego.)
- Bin Dong (SEW assistant professor, Math, UCSD, July 2009 - June 2011)
- Zuojun Guo
(CTBP & Genoimcs Inst. Novartis Res. Foundation, April 2011 - June 2014)
- Yuen-Yick Kwan (Math & CTBP, May 2011 - September 2012)
- Yifei Lou
(Math, January 2012 - June 2012, jointly with UCLA)
- Hui Sun
(Math & CTBP, September 2013 - January 2017)
- Zhongming Wang
(Math, Chem-Biochem, & CTBP, May 2008 - August 2011)
- Yanxiang Zhao
(Math, Chem-Biochem, & CTBP, September 2011 - August 2014)
- Shenggao Zhou
(Math, Chem-Biochem, & CTBP, July 2012 - August 2015)
- Undergraduate and High School Research Interns
- David Moore (Undergraduate researcher, Physics, UCSD, Fall 2014)
- Mingyang Li (Undergraduate researcher, Math, UCSD, Summer and Fall 2014)
- Diego Onuchic (Undergraduate and graduate researcher, Math and CTBP, UCSD,
Fall 2009 - Summer 2011)
- Yang Xie (Undergraduate researcher, MAE, UCSD, Summer 2007 and 2008)
- Edward Wang (High school intern, Mt. Carmel High School, San Diego,
Summer 2011. Edward was the President of Math Club and Secretary of
Science Olympiad Club in his high school.)
- Edric Xiang (High school intern, Torrey Pines High School, San Diego, Summer 2014)
- Vivian W. Zhu (High school intern, Westview High School, San Diego,
Summer and Fall 2010.
Vivian was selected as one of the Top 30 GPAs - top 5% - of Class 2010, Westview High
- Teaching and Research Visiting Scholars
- Hsiao-Bing Cheng
(Teaching Visitor/Research Visting Scholar, Fall 2010 - Summer 2011, Summer 2012,
Fall 2014 - Spring 2016)
- Joachim Dzubiella (long-term visitor, Spring 2011 and Spring 2015, Biophys.,
Helmholtz-Center Berlin and Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany)
- Yongping Feng
(Research Visiting Scholar from Guangzhou Univ., China, July 2012 - July 2013)
- Xiaofei Guan
(Research Visiting Scholar from Tongji Univ., China, December 2013 - February 2015)
- Zhiping Li (Research Visiting Scholar, Peking Univ., China, Summer 2014)
- Rishu Saxena
(Teaching Visitor/Research Visiting Scholar, January 2012 - June 2012)
- John Shopple
(Teaching Visitor/Research Visitoing Scholar, Summer 2009 - Summer 2010)
- Yu-Chen Shu
(visitor, Math, National Cheng Kung Univ., Taiwan, Winter 2012)
- Chaohui Tong (visitor, Physics, Ningbo Univ., China, Fall 2011)
- Zhenli Xu
(visitor, Math, Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China, Fall 2011 and Summer 2014)
- Weihua Yang
(Research Visiting Scholar from Beijing Univ. of Technology, China,
November 1, 2012 - October 31, 2013)
- Zhengfang Zhang (Research Visiting Scholar from Hangzhou Dianzhi University, China,
September 1, 2016 - February 28, 2017)