Professor of Mathematics
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Center for Mathematical Molecular Biosciences
619 Red Cedar Road
Phone: 517 353 4689
Fax: 517 432 1562
§ MIBPB (Free, second-order accurate Poisson-Boltzmann online server)
§ FRI (Flexibility analysis of biomolecules based Flexibility and Rigidity Index)
§ ESES (Eulerian solvent excluded surface for biomolecules, in progress)
§ MIBPNP (Charge transport of nano-bio systems based on PNP model, in progress)
§ DGS (Differential geometry based solvation analysis, in progress)
§ QDC (Quantum dynamics in continuum models for proton transport, in progress)
o Founding Editor-in-Chief, Molecular Based Mathematical Biology
o Advisory Editor, Journal of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry
o Honorary Editor, International Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences
o Associate Editor, Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences, Mathematics of Biomolecules
o Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Modern Nonlinear Theory and Application
o Member of Editorial Board, Advances in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
o Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Biomedical Imaging
o Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry , 2012-2016
o Member of Editorial Board, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, 2010-2013
o Member of Editorial Board, Modeling and Simulation in Engineering, 2012-2103
o Member of Editorial Board, Communications for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2008-2010
Recent grant support:
Students, postdocs and visiting scholars:
Bao Wang, Postdoc, University of California, Los Angeles (PhD 2016).
Kristopher Opron, Senior analyst, University of Michigan Health System (PhD 2016).
Lin Mu, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Postdoc, 2012-2015).
Jin Kyoung Park, Lecturer, Ivy Tech Community College, Indiana (PhD 2014).
Langhua Hu, Analyst (first job), Discover Financial Services, Riverwoods, IL (PhD 2013).
Kelin Xia, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Nanyang Technological University (PhD 2012 and postdoc 2013-2016).
Zhan Chen, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Georgia Southern University (PhD 2011).
Duan Chen, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), University of North Carolina, Charlotte (PhD 2010).
Siyang Yang, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), City University of Hong Kong (Declined due to family reasons) (Visiting assistant professor, 2010-2012).
Weihua Geng, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), South Methodist University (PhD 2008).
Manfeng Hu, Professor, Jiangnan University (Visiting scholar, 2008-2009).
Yuhui Sun, Analyst (first job), Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, IN (Ph.D 2007).
Sining Yu, Structured transaction analyst (first job), International Power America (PhD 2007).
Yongcheng Zhou, Associate Professor, Colorado State University (PhD 2006).
Yibao Zhao, Senior Lecturer,
Shan Zhao, Professor,
Zujun Hou, Research Scientist, Singapore Bioimaging Consortium (Ph.D 2003).
Shuguang Guan, Professor, East China Normal University (Ph.D 2002).
Meng Zhan, Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Postdoc, 2001-2002).
Zhenhai Shao, Professor, University of Electronic Science Technology of China (Postdoc, 2000-2001).
Prasad Patnaik, Professor, Indian Institute of
Decheng Wan, Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China (Postdoc, 1999-2001).
o Topology of the biomolecular world, America Institute of Mathematics, San Jose, California. July 24-28, 2017.
o Mathematical Biophysics and Molecular Biosciences, Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum (TSIMF), Sanya, China, December 19-23, 2016.
o SIAM Conference on the Life Sciences (LS16), The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, July 11-14, 2016.
o MBI Emphasis Year on Mathematical Molecular Biosciences Fall 2015, MBI, Columbus, August 16-December 31, 2015.
o Mathematics of Biological Charge Transport: Molecular and Beyond, IMA, University of Minnesota, July 20-24, 2015.
o Workshop on Persistent Homology for Biosciences, East Lansing, October 18, 2014.
o International Conference on Mathematical Modeling and Computation, Wuhan, China, May 16-19, 2013,
o CTW: Mathematical Challenges in Biomolecular/Biomedical Imaging and Visualization, MBI, Columbus, Feb 18-22, 2013
2nd Midwest Conference on Mathematical Methods for Images and Surfaces, Lansing, August 27-28, 2011.
o , Mathematical Bioscience Institute, Columbus, April 25-29, 2011.
o Workshop on Nano-Bio Mathematics and Mechanics, East Lansing, August 5, 2010.
o Workshop on Nano-Bio Mathematics, East Lansing, August 4, 2009.
o Midwest Conference on Mathematical Methods for Images and Surfaces, Lansing, April 18-19, 2009
o MSU-UM Math-Biology Day, Dec. 1, 2007