
Dr. Xiaofeng Yang
Assistant Professor Department of Mathematics University of South Carolina Email: xfyang@math.sc.edu Phone: 8037773776 (Office) Office: Leconte 423
Research Interests:
 Scientific compuation, mathematical modeling of liquid crystalline polymers.
 numerical analysis, spectral methods and scientific computing with applications in fluid mechanics.
 Phase field method and its applications.
Background:
 19941998, B.S., Department of Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China
 19982001, M.S., Department of Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China
 20012007, Ph.D., Purdue Univeristy, Computational Mathematics, 2007, thesis advisor: Professor Jie Shen.
 20072009, Postdoc, UNCCH, Postdoc sponsor: Professor M. Gregory Forest.
 2009present, Assistant professor, Department of Mathematics, University of South Carolina.
Grant Support:
 DODARO, 20092012
 South Carolina EPscor, 20112012.
