张磊

文章出处: 作者: 发布时间: 2015-02-13 访问次数: 290

Lei Zhang

Curriculum  Vitae

Contact  Information

Beijing  International Center for

Office  Phone: +(86 10) 62744126

Mathematical  Research,

Fax:  +(86 10) 62744134

Peking  University,

Email:  zhangl@math.pku.edu.cn

No.  5 Yiheyuan Road, Beijing 100871, China

Homepage:  http://bicmr.pku.edu.cn/~zhanglei

Education

Mar.  2004 - Dec. 2008, Ph.D. in Mathematics/ Minor in Computational Science,

Penn  State University.

Sep.  2001 - Dec. 2003, M.A. in Computational Mathematics,

Chinese  Academy of Sciences.

Sep.  1997 - Jul. 2001, B.S. in Computational Mathematics,

Peking  University, China.

Professional  Experience

June  2013 - Present, Research Scientist/Associate Professor, Beijing International  Center for Math-

ematical  Research, Center for Quantitative Biology, Peking University, China

July  2012 - June 2013, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, City  University of Hong

Kong,  Hong Kong.

Aug.  2009 - June 2012, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics,  University of

California,  Irvine.

Jan.  2009 - Aug. 2009, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Mathematics, Penn  State University.

Courtesy  and Visiting Appointment

October  2014 - Present, PI, Center for Quantitative Biology, Peking University, China

Research Interests

1.  Scientific computing and numerical methods of Partial Differential Equations

2.  Computational biology

3.  Computational materials science

Research Grants

1.  NSFC Major Project Program, RMB 3,500K, 2015-2018, CoPI.

2.  NSFC A3 Foresight Program, RMB 4,000K, 2014-2018, CoPI.

3.  The Recruitment Program of Global Youth Experts, RMB 2,000K, 2013-2016.

4.  CityU Start-up Grant, PI, HKD 200K, 2012-2013.

Honors and Awards

1.  CCBS Retreat Research Opportunity Awards, UC Irvine, 2011

2.  Student Travel Award for JMM, 2009

3.  SIAM-SEAS Student Paper Prize, 2008

4.  SIAM Student Travel Award, 2008

5.  Pritchard Dissertation Fellowships, Penn State University,2008

6.  Outstanding Student Organization of the Year Award at Penn State: Chinese  Friendship Association

(served  as Vice President), 2006

7. Excellent  Graduate Student Award, Chinese Academy of Science 2003

Publications

1.  Tian Hong, Ernest S. Fung, Lei Zhang,  Edwin S. Monuki, Qing Nie, Tradeoff and balance between

fast  activation and noise attenuation in graded BMP signal and SMAD1 response, submitted.

2.  Lei Zhang, Qiang Du, Zhenzhen  Zheng, Optimization-based Shrinking Dimer Method for Finding

Transition  States, submitted.

3.  Lei Zhang, Jingyan Zhang, Qiang  Du, Finding Critical Nuclei in Phase Transformations by Shrinking

Dimer  Dynamics and its Variants, Commun. Comput. Phys., 16 (3), pp. 781-798, 2014.

4.  Yulan Li, Shenyang Hu, Lei Zhang,  Xin Sun, Non-classical nuclei and growth kinetics of Cr precip-

itates  in FeCr alloys during aging, Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science  and Engineering,

22,  025002, 2014.

5.  Dongyong Wang, Lei Zhang, Qing  Nie, Array-representation Integration Factor Method for High-

dimensional  Systems, J. Comput. Phys., 258, 585-600, 2014.

6.  Lei Zhang, Kelly Radtke, Likun  Zheng, Anna Cai, Tom Schilling, Qing Nie, Noise Drives Sharpening

of  Gene Expression Boundaries in the Zebrafish Hindbrain, Molecular Systems  Biology (Nature)

8:613,  2012

7.  Lei Zhang, Arthur Lander, Qing  Nie, A Reaction-Diffusion Mechanism Influences Cell Lineage

Progression  as a Basis for Formation, Regeneration, and Stability of Intestinal Crypts,  BMC Systems

Biology  6:93, 2012

8.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Simultaneous Prediction of Morphologies of a Critical Nu-

cleus  and an Equilibrium Precipitate in Solids, Commun. Comput. Phys., 7, 674-682,  2010.

9.  Tae Wook Heo, Lei Zhang, Qiang Du,  and Long-Qing Chen, Incorporating Non-classical Nuclei in

Phase-field  Simulations, Scripta Materialia, 63, 8-11, 2010

10.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Diffuse-Interface Approach to Predicting Morphologies of

Critical  Nucleus and Equilibrium Structure for Cubic to Tetragonal Transformations, J.  Comput.

Phys.,  229, 6574-6584, 2010.

11.  Qiang Du, Lei Zhang, A constrained  string method and its numerical analysis, Commun. Math.

Sci.,  7, 1039-1051, 2009.

12.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Mathematical and Numerical Aspects of Phase-field Approach

to  Critical Morphology in Solids, Journal of Scientific Computing, 37, 89-102,  2008.

13.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Diffuse-Interface Description of Strain-Dominated Morphol-

ogy  of Critical Nuclei in Phase Transformations, Acta Materialia, 56, 3568-3576,  2008.

14.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Morphology of critical nuclei in solid state phase transfor-

mations,  Physical Review Letters, 98, No.25, 265703, 2007.

Other  Publications

1.  Lei Zhang, Long-qing Chen, Qiang  Du, Phase-field Prediction of Critical Nucleus Morphology in

Solids,  Proceeding of the Fourth International Conference on Multiscale Materials  Modeling, Talla-

hassee,  FL, pp. 514-517, October 2008

2.  Lei Zhang, Phase field model for  the nucleation in solid state phase transformations: Theories,

Algorithms  and Applications, Doctoral dissertation, Penn State University, 2009

3.  Lei Zhang, Numerical Simulation of  Second Order Stochastic Differential Equation, Master’s dis-

sertation,  Academy of Mathematics and System Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2003