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I am working at the Department of Mathematics, the University of Wisconsin-Madison. My research area is the field of partial differential equations in the kinetic theory and fluid dynamics. Find our active PDE group link and seminar link. 

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 Here is my CV (updated Jun/2020).


  1. On Some Recent Progress in the Vlasov-Poisson-Boltzmann System with Diffuse Reflection Boundary (Y.Cao), submitted, link
  2. Regularity of Stationary Boltzmann equation in Convex Domains (H.Chen), submitted, link
  3. Incompressible Euler limit from Boltzmann equation with Diffuse Boundary Condition for Analytic data (J.Jang), submitted, link
  4. Diffusive limits of the Boltzmann equation in bounded domain (R.Esposito, Y. Guo, R.Marra), submitted, link
  5. Local Well-posedness of Vlasov-Possion-Boltzmann system with generalized diffuse boundary condition, (H.Chen, Q.Li) Journal of Statistical Physics 179, 535-631 (2020) link
  6. Global strong solutions of the Vlasov-Poisson-Boltzmann system in bounded domains, (Y.Cao, D.Lee), Arch. Rational Mech. Anal. 233 (3), 1027–1130 (2019) sharedit link
  7. Decay of the Boltzmann equation with the specular boundary condition in non-convex cylindrical domains, (D.Lee), Arch. Rational Mech. Anal. 230(1), 49-123 (2018)  sharedit link
  8. Dynamics and Stability of Surface Waves with Surfactants, (I.Tice), SIAM J. Math. Anal., 49(2), 1295–1332 (2017) link
  9. The Boltzmann equation with specular boundary condition in convex domains, (D. Lee), Comm. Pure Appl. Math., 71, 411-504 (2018) link, Award by Korean Math Society
  10. Stationary solutions to the Boltzmann equation in the Hydrodynamic limit, (R.Esposito, Y. Guo, R.Marra), Annals of PDE, 4:1, 1-119 (2018) sharedIt link
  11. Regularity of the Boltzmann Equation in Convex Domains, (Y.Guo, D.Tonon, A.Trescases), Invent. Math, 207, 115–290 (2017) sharedIt link
  12. BV-regularity of the Boltzmann equation in Non-convex Domains, (Y.Guo, D.Tonon, A.Trescases), Arch. Rational Mech. Anal., 220, 1045-1093 (2016) sharedIt link
  13. Non-Isothermal Boundary in the Boltzmann Theory and Fourier Law (R.Esposito, Y. Guo, R.Marra), Commun. Math. Phys, 323, 177-239 (2013) sharedIt link
  14. The viscous surface-internal wave problem: global well-posedness and decay (I.Tice, Y. Wang),  Arch. Rational Mech. Anal., 212, 1-92 (2014) sharedIt link
  15. Boltzmann Equation with a Large Potential in a Periodic Box, Comm. PDE, 39, 1393-1423 (2014) link, file
  16. The Boltzmann Equation near a Rotational Local Maxwellian, (S. Yun), SIAM J. Math. Anal., 44, 2560-2598 (2012) link
  17. Formation and Propagation of Discontinuity for Boltzmann Equation in Non-Convex Domains, Commun. Math. Phys, 308, 641-701 (2011) sharedIt link