Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Ph.D., 2009, Stanford University (Computational and Mathematical Engineering, minor: Aero Astro) M.S., 2008, Stanford University (Computational and Mathematical Engineering) B.S. 2004, University of Science and Technology of China (Mathematics and Applied Mathematics)
Honors and Awards
Grand Prize, Stanford Computer Graphics Rendering Competition, 2007; SIAM Award for Academic Excellence, 2005; Meritorious Award for Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2003
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
Positions Held at MIT
Assistant Professor, 2009-present
Positions Held outside MIT
Quantitative Analyst, Two Sigma Investments, April 2009 - August 2009; Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University, January 2009 - April 2009
Specialization and Research Interests
Engineering design of chaotic dynamical systems, unsteady aerodynamics and turbulence, numerical methods for exascale computation, design optimization of uncertainty.
Fluid dynamics, numerical analysis, probabilistic methods