# Jianfeng Lu

- Associate Professor of Mathematics
- Associate Professor of Chemistry (Secondary)
- Associate Professor of Physics (Secondary)

**External address:**242 Physics Bldg, 120 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708

**Internal office address:**Mathematics Department, Duke University, Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708

**Phone:**(919) 660-2875

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### Research Areas and Keywords

##### Analysis

##### Computational Mathematics

##### Mathematical Physics

##### PDE & Dynamical Systems

##### Physical Modeling

##### Probability

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Jianfeng Lu is an applied mathematician interested in mathematical analysis and algorithm development for problems from computational physics, theoretical chemistry, materials science and other related fields.

More specifically, his current research focuses include:

Electronic structure and many body problems; quantum molecular dynamics; multiscale modeling and analysis; rare events and sampling techniques.

Lu, J, and Steinerberger, S. "Detecting localized eigenstates of linear operators." Open Access Copy

Lai, R, and Lu, J. "Point cloud discretization of Fokker-Planck operators for committor functions." Open Access Copy

Li, Y, and Lu, J. "Bold Diagrammatic Monte Carlo in the Lens of Stochastic Iterative Methods." Open Access Copy

Li, Q, Lu, J, and Sun, W. "A convergent method for linear half-space kinetic equations (Published online)." *ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis*.
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Li, X, Liu, J, Lu, J, and Zhou, X. "Moderate Deviation for Random Elliptic PDEs with Small Noise." Open Access Copy

Lu, J, and Steinerberger, S. "Riesz Energy on the Torus: Regularity of Minimizers." Open Access Copy

Khoo, Y, Lu, J, and Ying, L. "Efficient construction of tensor ring representations from sampling." Open Access Copy

Li, X, Lin, L, and Lu, J. "PEXSI-$Σ$: A Green's function embedding method for Kohn-Sham density functional theory." Open Access Copy

Delgadillo, R, Lu, J, and Yang, X. "Frozen Gaussian approximation for high frequency wave propagation in periodic media." Open Access Copy