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Yichen Liu

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I graduated from University of Liverpool with a PhD in Mathematical Sciences in 2015. After that, I have spent for almost two years at Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research in Peking University as a Postdoc fellow. I joined XJTLU in March 2018. My current research focuses on the intersection among the fields: nonlinear analysis, partial differential equations, calculus of variations and control and optimization theory.

Research interests

Nonlinear analysis, Partial differential equations, Calculus of variations, Control and optimization theory.


Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University - 2018 to Present

Postdoc fellow, Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research, Peking University - 2016 to 2018


MTH210 Partial Differential Equations, Spring semester, 2022-present

MTH123 Differential Equations for Engineers, Fall semester, 2021-present

MTH301 Final Year Project, 2018-present

MTH125 Real Analysis for Financial Mathematics, Fall semester, 2018 - 2020

MTH106 Introduction to the Methods of Applied Mathematics, Spring semester, 2018 - 2021

Awards and honours

2019 Jiangsu Province High-level Innovation and Entrepreneurship Talent Plan

2012 PGR Scholarship, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University

2011 DuShu Lake Scholarship, Suzhou Industrial Park

2010 Progression Scholarship, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University

2009 Meritorious Prize of Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM), The Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications

2009 Progression Scholarship, Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Mathematics, University of Liverpool - 2015

BEng (with First Class Honor), Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University - 2011

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  • Staff


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