I am an assistant professor 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 Sep/2019) and short/full Research Statement (updated Sep/2019)


  1. Formation and Propagation of Discontinuity for Boltzmann Equation in Non-Convex DomainsCommun. Math. Phys, 308, 641-701 (2011) sharedIt link
  2. The Boltzmann Equation near a Rotational Local Maxwellian, (S. Yun), SIAM J. Math. Anal., 44, 2560-2598 (2012) link
  3. Boltzmann Equation with a Large Potential in a Periodic Box, Comm. PDE, 39, 1393-1423 (2014) link, file
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. Regularity of the Boltzmann Equation in Convex Domains, (Y.Guo, D.Tonon, A.Trescases), Invent. Math, 207, 115–290 (2017) sharedIt link
  7. 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
  8. Stationary solutions to the Boltzmann equation in the Hydrodynamic limit, (R.Esposito, Y. Guo, R.Marra), Annals of PDE4:1, 1-119 (2018) sharedIt 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. Dynamics and Stability of Surface Waves with Surfactants, (I.Tice), SIAM J. Math. Anal., 49(2), 1295–1332 (2017) link
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. Local Well-posedness of Vlasov-Possion-Boltzmann system with generalized diffuse boundary condition, (H.Chen, Q.Li) submitted link