Tian '17 and Du Receive SIAM Review SIGEST Award
A paper written by Dr. Xiaochuan Tian (Ph.D 2017, Applied Mathematics) and Prof. Qiang Du, "Asymptotically Compatible Schemes for Robust Discretization of Parametrized Problems with Applications to Nonlocal Models," was selected as a SIGEST paper by the SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis (SINUM) and it appears in first issue of the 2020 SIAM Review (SIREV).
The introduction to Dr. Tian's and Prof. Du's paper be found at https://epubs.siam.org/doi/10.1137/20N974963
As noted by the editors, Dr. Tian previously won the "Best PhD dissertation award" in 2018 from the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM), the largest professional organization to promote women in mathematics. Following her graduation from Columbia Engineering, Dr. Tian worked as a Bing Instructor at UT Austin. She will soon join UC San Diego as a tenure track faculty member in fall 2020.