Postdoctoral Fellows During the Academic Year 2019-2020

Name  PhD Institution Research Interests Mentor Office Phone Email (
Aghil Alaee Memorial University of Newfoundland Differential geometry and geometric inequalities, general relativity(GR) and black holes,partial differential equations. Shing-Tung Yau 115 6-7485 aghil.alaee
Shulaing Bai University of South Carolina Combinatorics and graph theory and their applications Shing-Tung Yau 109 6-7495 sbai525
Wei Gu Virginia Tech  String Theory, Topological Field Theory, Mirror Symmetry Shing-Tung Yau 116 5-0703 weigu
Enno Keßler  Max Planck Institute for Mathematics Geometric description of supersymmetric sigma models   115 6-7485 ek
Yoosik Kim University of Wisconsin at Madison symplectic geometry, Floer theory, mirror symmetry, and integrable systems Bong Lian 116 5-0703 yoosik
Tsung-Ju Lee National Taiwan University Algebraic Geometry Shing-Tung Yau 109 6-7495 tjlee
Kyle Luh Yale University Random matrix theory, random graphs and probabilistic combinatorics Shing-Tung Yau & Horng-Tzer Yau 106 6-7482 kluh
Rongxiao Mi University of Michigan Algebraic Geometry  Shing-Tung Yau 116 5-0703 rongxiao
Du Pei Caltech invariants of 3- and 4-manifolds, Higgs bundles, mirror symmetry, categorification, conformal field theory and TQFT, dynamics of, supersymmetric gauge theories, various other topics in mathematical physics Shing-Tung Yau TBA 5-4916 dpei 
Yun Shi University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Algebraic Geometry, Donaldson-Thomas theory, Pandharipande-Thomas theory Shing-Tung Yau 116 5-0703 yshi
Bogdan Stoica Caltech Interface of gravity, quantum field theory and information theory Shing-Tung Yau 115 6-7485 bstoica
Ryan Thorngren UC Berkeley Mathematical Physics Shing-Tung Yau 106 6-7482 ryan.thorngren
Sergiy Verstyuk University of Chicago   Scott Kominers 107 5-4916 verstyuk
Juven Wang MIT Theoretical physics, Condensed matter physics, Mathematical physics Shing-Tung Yau 107 5-4916 jw
Yifan Wang MIT String theory, supersymmetric and conformal quantum field theories, scattering amplitudes, holographic dualities, integrable systems, mathematical physics. Shing-Tung Yau 116 5-0703 yifanw
Tianqi Wu NYU Discrete and computational geometry, complex analysis, discrete Riemamm surfaces, and coupled dynamical systems on networks Shing-Tung Yau 115 6-7485 Tianqi
Yang Zhou Stanford University Algebraic geometry  Shing-Tung Yau 109 6-74916 yangzhou
Xiaojue Zhu University of Twente Fluid mechanics Michael Brenner 109 6-74916 xzhu

A list of previous postdocs can be found here.