Jianguo Yu

Center for Advanced Modeling and Simulation
Idaho National Laboratory
Phone: (208) 526-8196
Fax: (208) 526-8254
  • Ph.D. in Physics, University of Toledo, Ohio, 2003
  • M. Sc. Physics, Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 1996
  • B. Sc. Physics, Hubei Normal College, Hubei China, 1989
  • Scientist, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho 2011-Present
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington 2007-2011
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 2004-2007
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 2003-2004
  • Research Assistant, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 1998-2003
  • Multiscale modeling
  • Construction of many-body empirical potentials
  • First principles simulations
  • Molecular Dynamics
  • Multiscale Monte Carlo
  • Mesoscale methods
  • Parallel programming
  • Multiscale model development
  • Implementation, analysis and evaluation
  • J. Yu, R. Devanathan and W. J. Weber, "Structure properties and phase transformation of UO2 in the GGA+U formalism", Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 21, 435401 (2009).
  • J. Yu, R. Devanathan and W. J. Weber, "Unified interatomic potential for zircon, zirconia and silica systems", Journal of Materials Chemistry 19, 3923 (2009).
  • J. Yu, S. Sinnott and S. Phillpot, "Optimized Many-Body Potential for fcc metals", Philosophical Magazine Letters 89, 136 (2009).
  • J. Yu, S. Sinnott and S. Phillpot, "Charge Optimized Many-Body (COMB) Potential for the Silicon-Silica System", Physical Review B 75, 085311 (2007).
  • L. Qi, J. Yu and J. Li, "Coverage dependence and hydroperoxyl-mediated pathway of catalytic water formation on Pt (111) surface", the Journal of Chemical Physics 125, 054701 (2006).
  • J. Yu, A. Bogicevic, and J.G. Amar "First Principles Calculations of Steering Effects in Epitaxial Growth", Physical Review B 69, 113406 (2004).
  • J. Yu and J.G. Amar, "Short-range Attraction, Surface Currents, and Mound Formation in Metal (111) Epitaxial", Physical Review B 69, 045426 (2004).
  • J. Yu and J.G. Amar, "Effects of Short-Range Attraction in Metal Epitaxial Growth", Physical Review Letters 89, 286103 (2002).
  • J. Yu and J.G. Amar, "Dynamical Scaling Behavior in Two-Dimensional Ballistic Deposition with Shadowing", Physical Review E 66, 021603 (2002).
  • J. Yu and J.G. Amar, "Scaling Behavior of the Surface in Ballistic Deposition", Physical Review E 65, 060601 (Rapid Communications) (2002).
  • J. Yu and Q. Yu, "Research in Beam Spreading of Proton Therapy Facility", High Energy Physics and Nuclear Physics 21, 851 (1997).