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Prof. Huaxiong HUANG
Dean of Division of Science and Technology
office: T3-602-R23

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Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Canada
B.Sc. in Mathematics, Fudan University, China

Other Appointments

2019-present, Chair Professor and Executive Director, Joint Mathematics Research Centre, BNU-UIC
2019-present, Professor (status only), Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
2018-2020, Director, CQAM Lab on Health Analytics and Modeling, Fields Institute
2006-present, Professor (on leave), Department of Mathematics & Statistics, York University

Research Interests

Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing, Financial and Industrial Mathematics, Biomathematics, Fluid Mechanics.

Current Research

Health Analytics and Multidisciplinary Modelling

Selected Publications
  • Y. Zhu, S. Xu, R.S. Eisenberg, H. Huang, A Bidomain Model for Lens Microcirculation, Biophysical Journal, 116(6), 1171-1184 (2019).
  • R. Yu, S. Wu, A. Huang, N. Gold, H. Huang, G. Fu, K. Lee, Using polygraph to detect passengers carrying illegal items, Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 322 (2019).
  • H. Tao et al., Oscillatory cortical forces promote three dimensional cell intercalations that shape the mandibular arch in a Wnt5a, Yap/Taz and Piezo1-dependent manner, Nature Communications, accepted (2019).
  • B. Pourziaeia, G.M. Lewis, H. Huang, J.E. Lewis, Spatiotemporal Model for Depth Perception in Electric Sensing, Journal of Theoretical Biology, 461, 157-169 (2019).
  • Xiulei Cao, Huaxiong Huang, An Adaptive Conservative Finite Volume Method for Poisson-Nernst-Planck Equations on a Moving Mesh, Communications in Computational Physics, doi: 10.4208/cicp.OA-2018-0134, 26 (2019), pp. 389-412.
  • X. Zhao, N. Gold, Y. Fang, S. Xu, Y. Zhang, J. Liu, A. Gupta, H. Huang, Vertebral artery fusiform aneurysm geometry in predicting rupture risk, Royal Society Open Science, 5(10), 180780 (2018).
  • Z. Song, X. Cao, H. Huang, Electro-neutral models for a multi-dimensional dynamic Poisson-Nernst-Planck system, Physical Review E, 98, 032404 (2018).
  • M. Milevsky, H. Huang, The Utility Value of Longevity Risk Pooling: Analytic Insights, North American Actuarial Journal, 22, 574-590 (2018).
  • Y. Zhu, A. Guergachi, H. Huang, The Impacts of Entrepreneurship on Wealth Distribution, Journal of Statistical Physics, 173(6), 1734-1754 (2018).
  • Y. Liu, D. He, X. Gong, H. Huang, Deformation of an encapsulated bubble in steady and oscillatory electric fields, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 844, 567-596 (2018).
Grants and Projects

Funding for Major Initiatives (current) ~ CA$5,000,000

NSF (2018-2021) for Fields, co-PI, US$690,000
MRIS (2018-2021) for Fields-CQAM, CA$4,000,000

Personal research funding (PI, co-PI) CA$2,500,000+

NSERC and Mitacs ~CA$1,500,000

Industry ~CA$370,000

Fields Institute ~CA$140,000

International US $370,000 (NSF); CNY 558,000 (Chinese NSF); HK$439,000 (HK Research Council)

Academic and Social Service
  • Associate Editor (2018-Present), Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering, AIMS Press.
  • Co-Editor-in-Chief (2014-2018), Journal of Mathematics-in-Industry Case Studies, Springer.
  • Associate Editor (2011-Present), Journal of Engineering Mathematics, Springer.
  • Invited Editorial Board Member (2007-Present), Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B, Elsevier.
  • Associate Editor (2009-2018), Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Cambridge.
Awards and Honors
  • CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize, 2016.
  • Erskine Fellow (2016, 2012, 2009), University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
  • Fields Institute Fellow (2007).
  • Japan Society for Science Promotion (JSPS) Fellow (2004), hosted by the University of Tokyo, Japan.
  • Pacific Institute Industrial Outreach Prize (2000).
Postgraduate Opportunities

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