Faculty Profiles

Jianfeng Lu
Associate Professor of Mathematics
242 Physics Bldg, 120 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-2875
(919) 660-2821



Ph.D., Princeton University 2009

Li, C, Lu, J, and Yang, W. "Gentlest ascent dynamics for calculating first excited state and exploring energy landscape of Kohn-Sham density functionals." The Journal of chemical physics 143.22 (December 2015): 224110-. Full Text

Yang, H, Lu, J, Brown, WP, Daubechies, I, and Ying, L. "Quantitative Canvas Weave Analysis Using 2-D Synchrosqueezed Transforms: Application of time-frequency analysis to art investigation." IEEE Signal Processing Magazine 32.4 (July 2015): 55-63. Full Text Open Access Copy

Lu, J, and Mendl, CB. "Numerical scheme for a spatially inhomogeneous matrix-valued quantum Boltzmann equation." Journal of Computational Physics 291 (June 2015): 303-316. Full Text Open Access Copy

Lu, J, Liu, JG, and Margetis, D. "Emergence of step flow from an atomistic scheme of epitaxial growth in 1+1 dimensions." Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 91.3 (March 4, 2015). Full Text Open Access Copy

Lu, J, and Nolen, J. "Reactive trajectories and the transition path process." Probability Theory and Related Fields 161.1-2 (February 2015): 195-244. Full Text Open Access Copy

Liu, J, Lu, J, and Zhou, X. "Efficient Rare Event Simulation for Failure Problems in Random Media." SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing 37.2 (January 2015): A609-A624. Full Text Open Access Copy

Yang, H, Lu, J, and Ying, L. "Crystal Image Analysis Using 2D Synchrosqueezed Transforms." Multiscale Modeling & Simulation 13.4 (January 2015): 1542-1572. Full Text Open Access Copy

Lu, J, and Marzuola, JL. "Strang splitting methods for a quasilinear Schrödinger equation: convergence, instability, and dynamics." Communications in Mathematical Sciences 13.5 (2015): 1051-1074. Full Text Open Access Copy

Lai, R, Lu, J, and Osher, S. "Density matrix minimization with ${\ell}_1$ regularization." Communications in Mathematical Sciences 13.8 (2015): 2097-2117. Full Text Open Access Copy