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Shiyi Chen
Ph.D., Professor
Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science
"National Thousand Talents Plan" Recipient

  • Office Add: No.60 Yannan Yuan
  • Office Tel: +86-10-62757426
  • Email: syc@coe.pku.edu.cn

Education

July 1984 - June 1987  Ph.D. Mechanics, Peking University

Jan.1982 - July 1984  M.S Mechanics, Peking University

Jan.1978 – Jan.1982  B.S Mechanics, Zhejiang University, China


Professional Experience

2011- 2014  Dean, Graduate School, Peking University, China

2005 - 2013  Dean, College of Engineering, Peking University, China

July 2002  - June 2004  Professor and Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering, JHU

Mar. 2001 - present  Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, JHU

July 1997 - Jan. 2000  Deputy Director, Center for Nonlinear Studies, Los Alamos National Laboratory

July 1999 - Present  Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, JHU

1997-2002  Adjunct Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sep. 1994-Jan. 2000  Research Staff Member, IBM Research Division

Nov. 1992 - Sep. 1994  Research Staff Member, Los Alamos National Laboratory (Team Leader for Turbulence and Applied Lattice Method Program)

Dec.1990 - Nov.1992  Oppenheimer Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory

May 1990 - Dec.1993  Faculty Associate, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University

Feb. 1990 - Dec. 1990  Research scientist, Bartol Reseach Institute, University of Delaware

June 1987 - Feb.1990   Post-doctoral fellow, Los Alamoa National Laboratory


Research Areas And Interests

Statistical theory and computation of fluid turbulence

Mesoscopic physics and lattice Boltzmann computational Methods

Molecular dynamics and granular flows

Computational fluid dynamics and numerical analysis

Micro- and nano-fluidics

Flow through porous media and environmental sciences

Nonlinear dynamics and applied mathematics

Large scale computing and parallel algorithm

Multiscale Phenomena and Computational Methods


Awards And Honors

Nov.2005  Alonzo G. Decker Jr. Chair in Engineering and Science

2004 - present  Fellow, Institute for Physics, England

2001 - 2004  National Science Foundation of China, Outstanding Young Researcher Award

2000 - 2005  Chang-Jiang Professor, Peking University, Awarded by the Ministry of Education, PRC  

1999 - present   Los AlamosNational Laboratory Fellow

1998  Fellow Prize, Los Alamos National Laboratory

1997  External Honor Recognition Award, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

1995 - present  Fellow, American Physical Society

1994  Research and Development Magazine Award for the 100 Most-Significant,Technical Products of the Year 


1994  Distinguished Performance Award, Los Alamos National Laboratory

1990  J. R. Oppenheimer Fellow Award, Los Alamos National Laboratory

1988   Research and Development Magazine Award for the 100 Most-Significant,New Technical Products of the Year                          

1988  Outstanding Research Award, Los Alamos National Laboratory


Selected Publications

Books:

Shiyi Chen, Xiaoyi He and Lishi Luo. Lattice Boltzmann method for multiphase flows. Computational  Methods for Multiphase Flow. Cambridge Press, 2006.

Journal Publications:

1.  Z. Xiao, M. Wan, S. Chen and G. Eyink. "Physical mechanism of the inverse energy cascade of two-dimensional turbulence: a numerical investigation". J. Fluid Mechanics 619 (2009):1-44.

2.  Ri-kui Zhang, Feng Mao, Jie-Zhi Wu, Shiyi Chen, Yu-Lin Wu and Shu-Hong Liu. "Characteristics and Control of the Draft-Tube Flow in Part-Load Francis Turbine". J. Fluids Engineering 131. 2 (2009):021101 (13 pages)

3.  Z. Xia, K. W. Connington, S. Rapaka, P. Yue, J. J. Feng & S. Chen . "Flow patterns in the sedimentation of an elliptical particle". J. Fluid Mehanics (2009)(In Press)

4.  Kevin Connington, Qinjun Kang, Hari Viswanathan, Amr Abdel-Fattah and Shiyi Chen,. "Peristaltic Particle Transport using the Lattice Boltzmann Method". Physics of Fluids (2009)(In Press)

5.  Yipeng Shi, Zuoli Xiao and Shiyi Chen. "Constrained subgrid-scale stress model for large eddy simulation". Physics of Fluids 20 (2008):011701

6.  J. Liu, S. Y. Chen, X. B. Nie and M. Robbins. "A Continnum-Atomistic Multi-Timescale Algorithm for Micro/Nano Flows". Communications in Computational Physics4. 4 (2008):1279-1291.

7.  S. Rapaka, S. Chen, R. Pawar, P. Stauffer and D. ZHang. "Non-model growth of pertubation in density-driven convection in porous media". Journal of Fluid Mechanics 609. 8 (2008):285-303.

8.  Moran Wang and Shiyi Chen. "On applicability of Poisson-Boltzmann equation for micro- and nanoscale electroosmotic flows". Communications in Computational Physics 4. 3 (2008):1087-1099.

9.  J. Liu, S. Y. Chen and D. Z. Zhang. "Species interactions in binary particulate systems". Physical Review E 77. 066301 (2008):10 pages

10.  M. Wang, J. Liu and S. Chen. "Electric potential distribution in nanoscale electroosmosis: from molecules to continuum ". Molecular Simulation 34. 5 (2008):509-514.

11.  Y. Li, E. Perlman E, M. P. Wan, Y. K. Yang, C. Meneveau, R. Burns R, S. Y. Chen, A. Szalay, G. Eyink G. "A public turbulence database cluster and applications to study Lagrangian evolution of velocity increments in turbulence". Journal of Turbulence 9. 31 (2008):1-29.

12.  Moran Wang. Ning Pan, Jinku Wang and Shiyi Chen. "Lattice Poisson-Boltzmann Simulations of Electroosmotic Flows in Charged Anisotropic Porous Media". Communications in Computational Physics 2 (2007):1055-1070.

13.  XF Xu, SY Chen, DX Zhang. "Comment on the effect of anisotropy on the onset of convection in a porous medium - Reply". Advances in Water Resources 30 (2007):264

14.  Moran Wang and Shiyi Chen. "Electroosmosis in homogeneously charged micro- and nanoscale random porous media". Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Editied by 314 (2007):264

15.  Moran Wang, Jinku Wang, Shiyi Chen. "Roughness and Cavitations effects on Electro-osmotic Flows in Rough Microchannels using the Lattice Poisson-Boltzmann Methods". J. Comput. Physics 226 (2007):836

16.  Moran Wang, Ning Pan, Jinku Wang, and Shiyi Chen. "Mesoscopic simulations of phase distribution effects on the effective thermal conductivity of micro porous media". J. Colloids & Interface Sci 311 (2007):562-570.

17.  Moran Wang, Jin Liu, Shiyi Chen. "Similarity of Electro-osmotic flows in nanochannels". Molecular Simulation 33 (2007):239

18.  Moran Wang, Jinku Wang, Ning Pan, Shiyi Chen and Jihuan He. "Three dimensional effect on the effective thermal conductivity of porous media". J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007):260

19.  Moran Wang, Jinku Wang, Ning Pan and Shiyi Chen. "Mesoscopic predictions of the effective thermal conductivity for microscale random porous media". Physical Review E 75 (2007):036702

20.  Jin Liu, Shiyi Chen, Xiaobo Nie and Mark Robbins. "A continuum -atomistic multi-scale algorithm for thermal flows". J. Computational Physics 227 (2007):279

21.  Xiaofeng Xu, Shiyi Chen and Dongxiao Zhang. "Convective stability analysis of the long-term storage of carbon dioxide in deep saline aquifers". Advances in Water Resources 29 (2006):397-497.

22.  Di-wen Zhou, Shiyi Chen and Qing-dong Cai. "Simulation of size segregation of granulars with two sizes in a horizontal vibrating container". Chinese Journal of Computational Physics V 23 (2006):559--563.

23.  Shiyi Chen, Gregory L. Eyink, Minping Wan and Zuoli Xiao. "Is the Kelvin theorem valid for high Reynolds number turbulence?". Physical Review Letters V. 97 (2006):144505

24.  Moran Wang, Jinku Wang, Shiyi Chen and Ning Pan . "Electrokinetic pumping effects of charged porous media in microchannels using the lattice Boltzmann method ". Journal of Interface Sciences V. 304 (2006):246-253

25.  Yi Li, Charles Meneveau, Shiyi Chen, and Gregory L. Eyink, . "Subgrid-scale modeling of helicity and energy dissipation in helical turbulence". Phys. Rev. E V. 74 (2006):026310

26.  Shiyi Chen, Robert E. Ecke, Gregory L. Eyink, Michael Rivera, Minping Wan,and Zuoli . "Physical Mechanism of the Two-Dimensional Inverse Energy Cascade". Physical Review Letters V. 96 (2006):084502

27.  Xiaobo Nie, Mark O. Robbins, and Shiyi Chen. "Resolving Singular Forces in Cavity Flow: Multiscale Modeling from Atomic to Millimeter Scales". Physical Review Letters V. 96 (2006):134501

28. Xiaofeng Xu, Shiyi Chen and Dongxiao Zhang. "Convective stability analysis of the long-term storage of carbon dioxide in deep saline aquifers". Advances in Water Resources V.29 (2006):397-407

29.  Q. Chen, S. Chen, G. L. Eyink and D. D. Holm. "Resonant interactions in rotating homogeneous three-dimensional turbulence". J. Fluid Mech. 542. 139-164 (2005)

30.  Qinjun Kang, Dongxiao Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Displacement of a three-dimensional immiscible droplet in a duct". J. Fluid Mech. 545. 41-66 (2005)

31.  S. Y. Chen, B. Dhruva, S. Kurien, K. R. Sreenivasan and M. A. Taylor. "Anomalous scaling of low-order structure functions of turbulent velocity". J. Fluid Mech. 533. 183 - 192 (2005)

32.  Xiong-Ping Lou and Shiyi Chen. "Transport of particles in an atmospheric turbulent boundary layer". Acta Mechanica Sinica, (2005):1614-3116

33.  Minping Wan, Shiyi Chen, Charles Meneveau and Gregory Eyink. "The Lagrangian nature of turbulent energy cascade ". Physical Review Letters (2005)

34.  Qinjun Kang, Dongxiao Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Immiscible Displacement in a Channel: Simulations of Fingering in Two Dimensions". Advances in Water Resources. 27 (2004):13

35.  Xiaobo Nie, Shiyi Chen, Weinan E and M. Robbins. "A Continuum and Molecular Dynamics Hybrid Method for Micro- and Nano-Fluid Flow". J. Fluid Mech 500 (2004):55-64.

36.  Xaobo Nie, Shiyi Chen, Weinan E and M. Robbins. "Hybrid continuum-atomistic simulation of singular corner flow". Physics of Fluids 16 (2004):3579

37.  Qinjun Kang, Dongxiao Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Immiscible Displacement in a Channel: Simulations of Fingering in Two Dimensions". Advances in Water Resources 27 (2004):13

38.  Qing-Dong Cai and Shiyi Chen. "Numerical Simulation of Mixing in Micro-channels". Acta Mechanics Sinica (2004)(Submitted)

39.  L. B. Zhang, S. Y. Chen, X. L. Li, J. W. Cao, W. S. Zhang, X. G. Gong. "Teracluster LSSC-II - Its designing principles and applications in large scale numerical simulations". Science in China, Series A-Mathematics 47 (2004):53-68

40.  H. P. Fang and S. Y. Chen. "Boltzmann method for three-dimensional moving particles in a Newtonian fluid". Chinese Physics 13 (2004): 47-53

41.  T. Seta, K. Kono and S. Chen. "Lattice Boltzmann Method for Two-Phase Flows". International Journal of Modern Physics B Vol 17. Nos 1 &2 (2003):169-172.

42.  Shiyi Chen, Robert E. Ecke, Gregory L. Eyink, Xin Wang and Zuoli Xiao. "Physical Mechanism of the Two-Dimensional Enstrophy Cascade". Physical Review Letters 91 (2003):214501

43.  Qiaoning Chen, Shiyi Chen, Gregory L. Eyink and Darryl Holm. "Intermittency in the Joint Cascade of Energy and Helicity". Physical Review Letters 90. 214503 (2003)

44.  Qiaoning Chen, Shiyi Chen, Gregory Eyink, K. R. Sreenivasan. "Kolmogorov's third hypothesis and sign statistics". Physical Review Letters 90 (2003):254501

45.  Qinjun Kang, Dongxiao Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Simulation of dissolution and precipitation in porous media". Journal of Geophysical Research 108 (2003):2505

46.  M. K. Rivera, W. B. Daniel, S. Y. Chen, and R. E. Ecke. "Energy and Enstrophy Transfer in Decaying Two-Dimensional Turbulence". Phys. Rev. Lett 90 (2003):154502

47.  Qiaoning Chen, Shiyi Chen and Gregory Eyink. "The joint cascade of energy and helicity in three-dimensional turbulence". Physics of Fluids 15 (2003):361

48.  Takeshi Seta, Koji Kono and Shiyi Chen. "Lattice Boltzmann Method for Two-Phase Flows". International Journal of Modern Physics B 17 (2003):169

49.  Xiaobo Nie, Gary D. Doolen and Shiyi Chen. "Lattice-Boltzmann Simulations of Fluid Flows in MEMS". J. Statistical Physics 107 (2002):279

50.  Qinjun Kang, Dongxiao Zhang, Shiyi Chen and Xiaoyi He. "Lattice Boltzmann simulation of chemical dissolution in porous Media". Physical Review E 65 (2002):036318

51.  Qiaoning Chen, Shiyi Chen and Gregory Eyink. "The joint cascade of energy and helicity in three-dimensional turbulence". Physics of Fluids Vol 15 (2002):361

52.  Qinjun Kang, Dongziao Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Displacement of a two-dimensional immiscible droplet in a channel ". Physics of Fluids, Vol 14, 3023 (2002)

53.  Xiaobo Nie, Eli Ben-Naim and Shiyi Chen. "Dynamics of freely cooling granular dynamics". Physical Review Letters 89 (2002):204301

54.  Qinjun Kang, Don Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "Unified Lattice Boltzmann method for flow in multiscale porous media". Physical Review E 66 (2002):05637

55.  Raoyang Zhang, Hudong Chen, YueHong Qian and Shiyi Chen. "An Effective Volumetric Lattice Boltzmann Scheme". Physical Review E 6305. 5 (2001):6705

56.  Raoyang Zhang, Xiaoyi He, Gary Doolen and Shiyi Chen. "Surface tension effects on two-dimensional two-phase Kelvin-Helmholtz instabilities". Advances in Water Resources 24 (2001):461

57.  H. R. Gong, S. Y. Chen, G. W. He and N. Z. Cao. "A second-order dynamic subgrid-scale stress model". Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 21 (2000):165

58.  Yue-Hong Qian, Hudong Chen, Raoyang Zhang and Shiyi Chen. "A New Fourth Order Finite Difference Scheme for the Heat Equation". Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical simulation 5 (2000):151

59.  Takeshi Seta, Koji Kono, Daniel Martinez and Shiyi Chen. "Lattice Boltzmann Scheme for Simulating Two-Phase Flows". JSEM International Journal, Series B, 43 (2000):305

60.  Dongxiao Zhang, Raoyang Zhang, Shiyi Chen and Wendy Soll. "Pore scale study of flow in porous media: Scale dependency, REV, and statistical REV". Geophysical Research Letters 27 (2000):1195

61.  Raoyang Zhang, Xiaoyi He and Shiyi Chen. "Interface and surface tension in incompressible lattice Boltzmann multiphase model ". Computer Physics Communications 129 (2000):121

62.  Xiaobo Nie, Eli Ben-Naim and Shiyi Chen,. "Dynamics of Vibrated Granular Monolayer". Europhysics Letters 51 (2000):679

63.  Shiyi Chen, Yuefan Deng, Xiaobo Nie and Yuhai Tu. "Clustering kinetics of granular media in three dimensions". Physics Letters 269 (2000):218

64.  D. Kandhai, W. Soll, S. Chen, A. Hoekstra and P. Sloot. "Finite-Difference Lattice-BGK Methods on Nested Grids". Computer Physics Communications 129 (2000):100

65.  Yue-Hong Qian and Shiyi Chen. "Dissipative and dispersive behaviors of lattice-based models for hydrodynamics". Physical Review E 61 (2000):2762

66.  Eli Ben-Naim, Shiyi Chen, Gary D. Doolen, and Sidney Redner. "Shock-like dynamics of in-elastic gases". Physical Review Letters 83 (1999):4069

67.  Takeshi Seta, Koji Kono, Daniel Martinez, and Shiyi Chen. "Lattice Boltzmann scheme for simulating two-phase flows". Transactions of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers 65 (1999):97

68.  H. Gong, S. Chen and G.W. He. "An analysis of subgrid-resolved scale interaction with use of results from direct numerical simulation". Acta Mechanics Sinica 15 (1999):108

69.  S. Chen, C. Foias, D.D. Holm, E. Olson, E.S. Titi and S. Wynne. "The Camassa-Holm equations and turbulence". Physica D 133 (1999):49

70.  L.-P. Wang, S. Chen, and J.G. Brasseur. "Refined turbulence theory for passive scalar field: Examination of hypotheses in the Kolmogorov refined turbulence theory through hih-resolution simulations. Part 2: Passive scalar field". J Fluid Mechanics 400 (1999):163-197.

71.  Guowei He, Gary D. Doolen, and Shiyi Chen. "Calculations of longitudinal and transverse velocity structure functions using a vortex model of isotropic turbulence". Physics of Fluids 11 (1999):3743

72.  Nianzheng Cao, Shiyi Chen, and Gary D. Doolen. "Statistics and structures of pressure in isotropic turbulence". Physics of Fluids 11 (1999):2235

73.  Shiyi Chen, Ciprian Foias, Darryl D. Holm, Eric Olson, Edriss S. Titi, and Shannon Wynne. "A connection between the Camassa-Holm equations and turublence flows in channel and pipes". Physics of Fluids 11 (1999):2343

74.  Xiaoyi He, Shiyi Chen, and Ravyang Zhang. "A lattice Boltzmann scheme for incompressible multiphase flow and its application in simulation of Rayleigh-Taylor instability". J Comput Physics 152 (1999):642

75.  Shiyi Chen, Darryl D. Holm, Len G. Margolin, Raoyang Zhang. "Direct numerical simulations of the Navier-Stokes Alpha model". Physica D 133 (1999):66

76.  Xiaoyi He, Raoyang Zhang, Shiyi Chen, and Gary D. Doolen. "On three-dimensional Rayleigh-Taylor instability". Physics of Fluids 11 (1999):1143