Jue Yan

Associate Professor                              


484 Carver Hall

Department of Mathematics

Iowa State University

Telephone: (515) 294-8166

Email: jyan@iastate.edu




Math 265 – Calculus III


Math 561 – Numerical Analysis I


Research Interests: cv

·        High order physical property preserving numerical methods (density and pressure positivity preserving DG methods for compressible Navier-Stokes equations)

·        Mathematical modeling for bio-math, Chemotaxis keller-Segel equations

·        High order methods for elliptic interface problems

·        Numerical methods for convection diffusion equations: discontinuous Galerkin finite element method, ENO/WENO finite difference and finite volume methods.

·        Nonlinear Phenomena: dispersive wave equations, Hamilton-Jacobi equations.

·        Level set methods for interface capturing.



Our group:


·        National Science Foundation, DMS-1620335, single PI, Positivity preserving limiter and new development on elliptic interface problems, $150,000, 2016-2019.


·        National Science Foundation, DMS-0915247, single PI, ’Local’ and ‘Direct’ discontinuous Galerkin Methods: New Algorithms and Applications, $99,235, 2009-2012.