Zhenli Xu

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Zhenli Xu
Guest Scientist
Office:204
Phone:+49 711 685-67606
Fax:+49 711 685-63658
Email:Zhenli.Xu _at_ icp.uni-stuttgart.de
Address:Zhenli Xu
Institute for Computational Physics
Universität Stuttgart
Allmandring 3
70569 Stuttgart
Germany

Summary

I am a Humboldt visitor in the Institute for Computational Physics. My research interests are primarily focused on fast algorithms of electrostatics for both particle-based and field-based computer simulations and related topics. Together with my collaborators, in these years I have developed treecode-based generalized Born algorithms for molecular simulations with implicit solvent, image charge methods for dielectric spheres and cylinders, and fast Monte Carlo algorithms for colloidal suspensions with treecode acceleration. Currently, we are also working on algorithms for reaction field models for Coulomb many-body systems by incorporating the techniques of image charges and grand-canonical ensemble simulations. For more details of my research experience and publications, see my homepage in my native institute, at http://math.sjtu.edu.cn/faculty/xuzl