Ying Wang




Fall 2018:  OU Presidential Dream Course

Math 4073 Numerical Analysis



The 4th Annual Meeting of SIAM Central States Section


My research is partially supported by


NSF CAREER Award DMS-1752709, 2018-2023

NSF DMS-1836035, 2018-2019

NSF DMS-1720489, 2017-2020

Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, 2015 



Published / Accepted


1.     Deep Neural Network Could Differentiate Bethesda Class III vs Class IV V VI,

(with Yi Zhu, Qiang Sang, Shijun Jia, Timothy Deyer), Annuals of Translational Medicine, doi: 10.21037/atm.2018.07.03, 2018. 

2.     Transient traceability analysis of land carbon storage dynamics: Procedures and its application to two forest ecosystems,
(with Lifen Jiang, Zheng Shi, Jianyang Xia, Junyi Liang, Xingjie Lu, Yiqi Luo), Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, doi:10.1002/2017MS001004, 9:2822–2835, 2017.

  1. Transient Dynamics of Terrestrial Carbon Storage: Mathematical Foundation and its Applications,
    (with Yiqi Luo, Zheng Shi, Xingjie Lu, Jianyang Xia, Junyi Liang, Jiang Jiang, Matthew J. Smith, Lifen Jiang, Anders Ahlstrm, Benito Chen, Oleksandra Hararuk, Alan Hastings, Forrest Hoffman, Belinda Medlyn, Shuli Niu, Martin Rasmussen, Katherine Todd-Brown, Ying-Ping Wang), Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-14-145-2017, 14, 145-161, 2017.
  2. Transit times and mean ages for nonautonomous and autonomous compartmental systems,
    (with Martin Rasmussen, Alan Hastings, Matthew J. Smith, Folashade B. Agusto, Benito M. Chen-Charpentier, Forrest M. Hoffman, Jiang Jiang, Katherine E. O. Todd-Brown, Ying-Ping Wang, Yiqi Luo), Journal of Mathematical Biology, doi:10.1007/s00285-016-0990-8, 73:1379–1398, 2016.
  3. Responses of two nonlinear microbial models to warming and increased carbon input,
    (with Ying-Ping Wang, Jiang Jiang, Benito M. Chen-Charpentier, Folashade B. Agusto, Alan Hastings, Forrest M. Hoffman, Martin Rasmussen, Matthew J. Smith, Katherine E. O. Todd-Brown, Xia Xu, and Yiqi Luo), Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-13-887-2016, 13, 887-902, 2016.
  4. Analysis of Passive Thermal Storage Opportunities for Heating System Design,
    (with Oluwaseyi T. Ogunsola, Li Song), Science and Technology for the Built Environment, 22(3) 266-280, 2016.
  5. Classification of Wine Quality based on Physicochemical Properties,
    (with Miao Cao), Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Mining DMIN’15.
  6. An overview of the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equation,
    Integral Methods in Science and Engineering – Theoretical and Computational Advances, 657–674, 2015, C. Constanda and A. Kirsch (Editors), Birkhauser, New York, ISBN 978-3-319-16726-8.
  7. A Fast Explicit Operator Splitting Method for Modified Buckley-Leverett Equations,
    (with Chiu-Yen Kao, Alexander Kurganov, Zhuolin Qu), Journal of Scientific Computing, 64(3), 837–857, 2015.
  8. Bounded Domain Problem for the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equation,
    (with Chiu-Yen Kao), Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations, 26(3) 2014, 607–629.
  9. Central Schemes for the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equation,
    (with Chiu-Yen Kao), Journal of Computational Science, 4, 2013, 12–23.
  10. An Ad Hoc Image Annotation Engine,
    Journal of Information and Computational Science, 8(1) 2011, 157–168.
  11. Central Schemes for the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equation,
    PhD Thesis, The Ohio State University, 2010.
  12. A Continuum Mathematical Model of Endothelial Layer Maintenance and Senescence,
    (with Baltazar D Aguda and Avner Friedman), Journal of Theoretical Biology and Medical Modeling, 4:30, 2007, 1–10.
  13. A Note on the Numerical Solution of High-Order Differential Equations,
    (with Yibao Zhao and Guowei Wei,), Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 159(2) 2003, 387–398.
  14. A New Method For The Three Dimensional Container Packing Problem,
    (with Andrew Lim), Proceedings of the Seventeenth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, (Seattle, Washington, USA, Aug 4–10, 2001), 342-347, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Inc.
  15. 3D Container Packing,
    the Honours year Thesis, National University of Singapore, 2001.


Technical Reports


  1. Visual Words, Text Analysis Concepts for Computer Vision,
    (with Wang-Juh Chen, Hoi Tin Kong, Minah Oh and Patrick Sanan, Mentor: Brendt Wohlberg), IMA Mathematical Modeling in Industry XIII report, August 2009.
  2. Neuronal Bursting Behavior: Examples of Square Wave Bursting, Elliptic Bursting and Parabolic Bursting,
    (Project Leader: Andrew Oster), VIGRE Working Group in Mathematical Biology, Department of Mathematics, the Ohio State University, Autumn Quarter, 2006.


Submitted / in Preparation


20.   MR Study Time Prediction by Decision Tree and Bayesian Optimization,

(with Xiaomeng Dong, Yan Fang, Jingyi Zeng, Timothy Deyer), submitted. 

21.   Random Forest Can Accurately Predict the Development of End-stage Renal Disease in Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy Patients,

(with Xin Han, Yi Xiao, Xiaoru Sun, Xiaonan Zheng, Yi Tang and Wei Qin), submitted.

22.   Eigenvalues of Gram Matrices,
(with Ren Guo), Linear and Multilinear Algebra, in revision.

23.   Decision Tree Could Reduce Unnecessary Biopsy, 

(with Chenyu Liu, Renwei Luo, Zhixiong Zhang, Jingqi Gong, Huaqin Wang, Timothy Deyer), submitted. 

24.   Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equations,
(with Yulong Xing), preprint.

25.   The Global Convergence of the Terrestrial Carbon Cycle,
(with Yiqi Luo), preprint.

26.   The Nonlinear Asymptotic Stability of the Traveling-Wave Solutions to the Modified Buckley-Leverett Equation,
(with Chiu-Yen Kao, Tong Li), preprint.