Mathematical Theory and Numerical Methods for Computational Materials Simulation and Design

(1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009)

... Jointly organized with Department of Mathematics
in celebration of 80th Anniversary of Faculty of Science

Organizing Committee ·  Visitors and Participants · Overview · Activities · Membership Application

Visitors and Participants

NAME & AFFILIATION

PERIOD OF VISIT

TENTATIVE TITLE OF TALK

OVERSEAS VISITORS

   

Anton Arnold
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
anton.arnold(AT)tuwien.ac.at

8 - 15 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Asymptotically correct finite difference schemes for highly oscillatory ODEs

John Ball
University of Oxford, UK
ball(AT)maths.ox.ac.uk

20 - 31 Jul 2009Tutorial: The Q-tensor theory of liquid crystals (PDF)

Workshop 1: Interfaces, surface energy and solid phase transformations

Public Lecture: Mathematics in the Public Eye - The Story of Perelman and the Poincaré Conjecture

John Barrett
Imperial College, UK
j.barrett(AT)imperial.ac.uk

17 - 28 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Parametric approximation of geometric evolution equations

Patricia Bauman
Purdue University, USA
bauman(AT)math.purdue.edu

2 - 15 Aug 2009Colloquium: High-temperature versus low-temperature superconductors: a mathematical description

Workshop 2: Stable solutions to the Lawrence-Doniach equations in tilted magnetic fields

José A. Carrillo
University Autonoma Barcerona, Spain
carrillo(AT)mat.uab.es

2 - 31 Aug 2009Tutorial: Fluid-particle interaction models: asymptotics, theory and numerics (PDF1, PDF2, PDF3)

Workshop 2: A deterministic solver for a hybrid quantum-classical transport model in NanoMOSFETs

Li Chen
Tsinghua University, China
lchen(AT)math.tsinghua.edu.cn

9 - 15 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Quantum drift-diffusion models in semiconductor simulation

Junzhi Cui
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
cjz(AT)lsec.cc.ac.cn

2 - 13 Aug 2009Workshop 2: The second-order multi-scale simulation for the physics and mechanics behaviors of composites and their structures

Qiang Du
Pennsylvania State University, USA
qdu(AT)math.psu.edu

17 Jul - 16 Aug 2009Tutorial: Diffuse interface modeling and simulation of some interface problems

Colloquium: Centroidal voronoi tessellations, meshes and PDEs

Charles Elliott
University of Warwick, UK
C.M.Elliott(AT)warwick.ac.uk

17 - 28 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Computational surface partial differential equations

Jim Evans
Iowa State University, USA
evans(AT)ameslab.gov

20 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Predictive atomistic and coarse-grained modeling of epitaxial thin film growth

Workshop 1: Coarsening of island distributions on surfaces: Ostwald vs Smoluchowski vs unconventional ripening pathways

Carlos Garcia-Cervera
University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
cgarcia(AT)math.ucsb.edu

9 - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Sub-linear scaling algorithms for the study of the electronic structure of material

Max Gunzburger
Florida State University, USA
gunzburg(AT)fsu.edu

18 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: A nonlocal vector calculus with application to nonlocal boundary value problems (PDF)

Hong Guo
McGill University, Canada
guo(AT)physics.mcgill.ca

15 - 23 Jul 2009Tutorial: Toward quantitative analysis of nanoelectronics --- state of the art and challenges

Workshop 1: Modeling nanoelectronics from atomic first principles

Zhongyi Huang
Tsinghua University, China
zhuang(AT)math.tsinghua.edu.cn

19 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Tailored finite point method for high frequency waves in heterogeneous medium

Song Jiang
Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics, China
jiang(AT)mail.iapcm.ac.cn

9 - 15 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Blow-up criteria for the Navier-Stokes equations of multidimensional compressible fluids

Claude Le Bris
École Nationale Des Ponts Et Chaussées, France
lebris(AT)cermics.enpc.fr

9 - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Some recent theoretical and numerical contributions to stochastic homogenization and related problem

Hyung Chun Lee
Ajou University, Korea
hclee(AT)ajou.ac.kr

16 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: POD and CVT based reduced-order modeling for partial differential equations (PDF)

Richard B. Lehoucq
Sandia National Labs, USA
rblehou(AT)sandia.gov

18 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Microscopic origins of continuum balances and peridynamics (PDF)

Tiejun Li
Peking University, China
tieli(AT)math.pku.edu.cn

9 - 21 Aug 2009Workshop 2: The mathematical understanding of tau-leaping algorithm

Xiantao Li
Pennsylvania State University, USA
xli(AT)math.psu.edu

19 - 31 Jul 2009Tutorial: Introduction to molecular models (PDF1, PDF2, PDF3, PDF4, PDF5)

Workshop 1: Coarse-graining molecular dynamics for crystalline solids (PDF)

Xiao Fan Li
Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
lix(AT)iit.edu

22 Jul - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Surface diffusions on elastically stressed axisymmetric rods

Fanghua Lin
Courant Institute, USA
linf(AT)courant.nyu.edu

4 - 14 Aug 2009Tutorial: Ginzburg-Landau Equations---some recent developments and open problems

Workshop 2: Topological vorticity and conserved geometric motion

Public Lecture: Roles of Differential Equations in Mathematics and Sciences

Jian-Guo Liu
Duke University, USA
jianguo.liu.duke(AT)gmail.com

12 - 23 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Some numerical analysis issues in material and fluids simulations

Colloquium: Modeling and analysis of collective behavior of self-propelled agents

Xian-Gao Liu
Fudan University, China
xgliu(AT)fudan.edu.cn

1 - 15 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Existence of globally weak solutions to the flow of compressible liquid crystals system

Yannan Liu
Peking University, China
liuyn(AT)math.pku.edu.cn

19 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Gang Lu
California State University Northridge, USA
ganglu(AT)csun.edu

20 - 26 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Quantum simulation of materials at micron scales and beyond

Peter Markowich
University of Cambridge, UK
P.A.Markowich(AT)damtp.cam.ac.uk

15 - 19 Aug 2009Special Seminar: Applied partial differential equations: the Cambridge PDE group

Xingbin Pan
East China Normal University, China
xbpan(AT)math.ecnu.edu.cn

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Tutorial: Eigenvalue problem of magnetic Schrodinger operators (PDF)

Workshop 2: Meissner states of 3-dimensional superconductors

Daniel Phillips
Purdue University, USA
phillips(AT)math.purdue.edu

2 - 15 Aug 2009Tutorial: Mathematical models for liquid crystals (PDF)

Workshop 2: Smectic energies and existence results for lquid crystals

Christian Ratsch
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
cratsch(AT)math.ucla.edu

19 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: A level-set method for self-organized pattern formation during heteroepitaxial growth

Ulrich Ruede
University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
ruede(AT)informatik.uni-erlangen.de

17 - 24 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Massively parallel algorithms for the simulation of complex flows

Salvy Russo
RMIT Univeristy, Australia
salvy.russo(AT)rmit.edu.au

10 - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Abinitio calculation of entropy and free energy in defected solids

Stefano Sanvito
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
sanvitos(AT)tcd.ie

9 - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Ab initio methods for quantum transport in macro-molecules

Alexander Shapeev
Lavrentyev Institute of Hydrodynamics, Russia
alexander(AT)shapeev.com

19 Jul - 17 Aug 2009

Jie Shen
Purdue University, USA
shen(AT)math.purdue.edu

18 Jul - 2 Aug 2009Tutorial: Efficient and accurate numerical schemes for the phase-field models for multiphase complex fluids (PDF1, PDF2, PDF3, PDF4)

Workshop 1: Phase-field models for multiphase complex fluids: modeling, numerical analysis and simulations (PDF)

David Srolovitz
Princeton University, USA and Yeshiva University, USA
srol(AT)yu.edu

3 - 16 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Grain growth, shape, and topology in all dimensions: beyond von Neumann-Mullins

Endre Suli
University of Oxford, UK
Endre.Suli(AT)comlab.ox.ac.uk

17 - 28 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Analytical and computational challenges in kinetic models of dilute polymers

Eric Vanden-Eijnden
Courant Institute, USA
eve2(AT)cims.nyu.edu

3 - 13 Aug 2009Tutorial: Theory and modeling of reactive events

Workshop 2: Some issues in the long-time simulation of complex systems

Axel Voigt
Technische Universit, Dresden, Germany
axel.voigt(AT)tu-dresden.de

14 - 21 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Dynamic density functional theory and approximations to model crystalline materials

Hanquan Wang
Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, China
hanquan.wang(AT)gmail.com

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: An adaptive level set method for moving curves and its application to dislocation dynamics (PDF)

Shouhong Wang
Indiana University, USA
showang(AT)indiana.edu

19 Jul - 2 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Dynamic transition theory and equilibrium phase transitions (PDF)

Wei-Cheng Wang
National Tsing-hua University, Taiwan
wangwc(AT)math.nthu.edu.tw

10 - 23 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Boundary treatment, exact Hodge decomposition and the LBB condition for MAC-like schemes on curvilinear domains

Xiao Ping Wang
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
mawang(AT)ust.hk

19 - 26 Jul 2009Workshop 1: Phase field simulations of two phase fluid flow

Yang Xiang
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
maxiang(AT)ust.hk

9 - 13 Aug 2009Workshop 2: A new version fast multipole method for evaluating the stress field of dislocation ensembles

Jack Xue Xin
University of California, Irvine, USA
jxin(AT)math.uci.edu

9 - 12 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Homogenization of non-coercive Hamilton-Jacobi equations

Hui Zhang
Beijing Normal University, China
hzhang(AT)bnu.edu.cn

17 Jul - 16 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Long-time asymptotic behaviour of a multiscale rod-like model of polymeric fluids

Pingwen Zhang
Peking University, China
pzhang(AT)pku.edu.cn

10 - 14 Aug 2009Workshop 2: On the different phases and dynamical models of liquid crystal

Aihui Zhou
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
azhou(AT)lsec.cc.ac.cn

19 - 25 Jul 2009Workshop 1: The first-principles electronic structure calculations based on finite element discretizations

LOCAL VISITORS

   

Rohan Abeyaratne
National University of Singapore
smrra(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Dynamics of material interfaces

Weizhu Bao
National University of Singapore
matbaowz(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Analysis and computation for the semiclassical limits of the nonlinear Schrodinger equations

Wei Chen
National University of Singapore
phycw(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Molecular self-assembly on surfaces and surface nanotemplates

Yuan Ping Feng
National University of Singapore
phyfyp(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Material prediction based on first principles method (PPT)

Baowen Li
National University of Singapore
phylibw(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Heat/Phonon transport in nanostructures and Phononics

Yi Li
National University of Singapore
mseliy(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Metallic glasses: It's all in the mix

Fong Yin Lim
Institute of High Performance Computing
limfy(AT)ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Dynamical self-trapping of Bose-Einstein condensates in shallow optical lattices

Jie Liu
National University of Singapore
matlj(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Traction and outflow boundary conditions for the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations

Barbaros Oezyilmaz
National University of Singapore
phyob(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Gate controlled non-volatile graphene ferroelectric memory and spin injection into graphene via MgO barriers

Zhenguo Pan
National University of Singapore
matpz(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Numerical simulation of coupled surface and grain boundary motion

Zexiang Shen
Nanyang Technological University
zexiang(AT)ntu.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Raman imaging of graphene: from fundamental study to applications

Chang Shu
National University of Singapore
mpeshuc(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Haibin Su
Nanyang Technological University
HBSu(AT)ntu.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Multi-paradigm simulations at the nanoscale: methodology and applications to functional nano materials

Chammika N B Udalagama
National University of Singapore
phycnbu(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Event-by-event Monte Carlo simulations: Spatial resolution limits of MeV protons & keV electrons

Jian-Sheng Wang
National University of Singapore
phywjs(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Quantum thermal transport from classical molecular dynamics

John Wang
National University of Singapore
msewangj(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Ferroelectric crossovers in Pb0.7La0.2TiO3 triggered by A-site substitution

Shi Jie Wang
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*Star
sj-wang(AT)imre.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Interface engineering in high-k gate stacks for nanoelectronic devices

Xue Sen Wang
National University of Singapore
phywxs(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Topological insulators and their spintronics applications (PPT)

Zhikui Wang
National University of Singapore
phywzk(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Brillouin light scattering from nanostructures

Andrew Wee
National University of Singapore
scidean(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Topics in surface and nanoscale science

Ping Wu
Institute of High Performance Computing
wuping(AT)ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Design of materials for sustainable manufacturing by computer modeling

Guo Qin Xu
National University of Singapore
chmxugq(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Binding and patterning of organic molecules on silicon surfaces (PPT)

Yongwei Zhang
National University of Singapore and
Institute of High Performance Computing
msezyw(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Tutorial: Introduction to dislocation dynamics

Workshop 2: Modelling the heteroepitaxial growth of novel surface nanostructures

GRADUATE STUDENTS

   

Yongqing Cai
National University of Singapore
g0700703(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Yongyong Cai
National University of Singapore
g0700496(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 1: Analysis and computation for the ground states of two-component Bose-Einstein condensates with an external driving field (PDF)

Hao Dong
Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
06050158(AT)hkbu.edu.hk

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Xuanchun Dong
National University of Singapore
dong.xuanchun(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009Workshop 2: Comparisons between the sine-Gordon equation and perturbed nonlinear Schrodinger equations for modeling light bullets

Min Gao
Hongkong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
gaomin(AT)ust.hk

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Yucheng Hu
Peking University, China
huyc(AT)pku.edu.cn

24 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Mengmin Huang
National University of Singapore
huangmm(AT)mail.bnu.edu.cn

27 Jul - 7 Aug 2009

Duc Thinh Le
Pennsylvania State University, USA
le(AT)math.psu.edu

19 Jul - 15 Aug 2009Workshop 2: A generalization of the MacPherson - Srolovitz formula

Dan Liu
East China Normal University, China
52080601016(AT)ecnu.cn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Wenya Ma
Fudan University, China
071018001(AT)fudan.edu.cn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Thanh Tien Nguyen
CanTho University, Vietnam
nttien(AT)ctu.edu.vn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Xiaoxi Ni
National University of Singapore
ni(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Lei Shen
National University of Singapore
shenlei(AT)nus.edu.sg

17 Jul - 8 Aug 2009

Qihong Shi
Beijing University of Technology , China
shiqh03(AT)163.com

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Prashant Singh
Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre For Basic Sciences, India
prashant(AT)bose.res.in

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Zhuo Bin Siu
National University of Singapore
siuzhuobin(AT)nus.edu.sg

17 Jul 2009

Qinglin Tang
National University of Singapore
g0800880(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Dongjiang Wang
National University of Singapore
g0800287(AT)nus.edu.sg

17 - 23 Jul 2009

Yue Wang
Beijing Normal University, China
wyue(AT)mail.bnu.edu.cn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Weibiao Xu
National University of Singapore
g0800885(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Zhang Yang
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
zyang(AT)lsec.cc.ac.cn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Shupeng Zhang
Beijing Normal University, China
shupeng.zhang(AT)gmail.com

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Xiaowei Zhang
National University of Singapore
g0800887(AT)nus.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Yong Zhang
Tsinghua University, China
zhangyong07(AT)mails.tsinghua.edu.cn

16 Jul - 15 Aug 2009

Miao Zhou
National University of Singapore
angelzy123(AT)126.com

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

REGISTERED LOCAL PARTICIPANTS

   

Nathaniel Ng
Institute of High Performance Computing
ngkc(AT)ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Jerry Quek
Institute of High Performance Computing
quekss(AT)ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Ten It Wong
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*Star
wongti(AT)imre.a-star.edu.sg

1 Jul - 31 Aug 2009

Gang Wu
Institute of High Performance Computing
wug(AT)ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

20 - 22 Jul 2009

Organizing Committee ·  Visitors and Participants · Overview · Activities · Membership Application