My name is Hongchao Zhang, an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at Louisiana State University . I obtained my Ph.D. in 2006 in the Math Department at University of Florida , with Professor W. Hager and my M.Sc. in 2001 in Academy of Mathematics and System Science (AMSS), Chinese Academy of Sciences supervised by Professor Y.Yuan. Then, I had two years Post-Doctoral research at Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) at University of Minnesota and IBM TJ Watson Research Center .
B.S. Comp. Math, Department of Mathematics, Shandong University, July 1998.
M.Sc. Comp. Math, Computing Center, CAS, July 2001.
Ph.D. Applied Math, Department of Mathematics, Univ. of Florida, July 2006
Post-Doc. IBM TJ Watson Research Center , Sep. 2006 ~ Aug. 2007
Industrial Post-Doc. IMA, Univ. of Minnesota, since Sep. 2006 ~ Aug. 2008
Nonlinear Programming and its Applications
Mixed Integer Nonlinear Programming
Sparse Matrix Computing, Graph Partitioning
Inverse Problems in Medical Imaging and Petrophysics
Derivative Free Optimization
My Papers and Report
Department of Mathematics, Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA, 70808, USA
Office: 140 Lockett Hall
Phone: 225-578-1982 (office).