Zhiqin LuProfessor, Mathematics 

Research Interests 
Differential Geometry  
URL  math.uci.edu/~zlu/  
Academic Distinctions 
The HalmosFord Award (2016) The inaugural class of Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (2013) Plenary speaker of the AMS Honolulu Meeting (2012) Principal investigator of an NSF Career Award (20042009) Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship (20032005) Zhong Jiaqing Math Prize (1990) 

Appointments 
2006present: Professor, Department of Mathematics, UC Irvine. 20042006: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, UC Irvine. 20002004: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, UC Irvine. 19972000: Ritt Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Columbia University. 

Research Abstract 
I am interested in geometric analysis, complex algebraic geometry, and spectrum theory.  
Publications  (with R. Seyyedali) Extremal metrics on ruled manifolds, Adv. Math, 258, 2014, 127153  
(with N. Charalambous) On the spectrum of Laplacian, Math. Ann., 359, 2014, 211238  
(with M. R. Douglas) GaussBonnetChern theorem on moduli space, Math. Ann., 357, 2013, 469511  
(with Julie Rowlett) The fundamental gap of simplices, Comm. Math. Phys., 319, 2013, 111145  
(with P. Baldi) Complexvalued autoencoders, Neural Networks, 33, 2012, 136147  
Normal scalar curvature conjecture and its applications, J. Funct. Anal., 261, 2011, 12841308  
(With D. Zhou) On the essential spectrum of complete noncompact manifolds, J. Funct. Anal. 260: 2011, 3283–3298  
(with H. Fang and KI Yoshikawa) Analytic Torsion for CalabiYau Threefolds, J. Diff. Geom, 80, 2008, 175259  
(with C. Lin) Existence of Bounded States for Layers Built over Hypersurfaces in Euclidean space, J. of Funct. Anal., 244(1), (2007), 125  
(with X. Sun) On the WeilPetersson volume of the moduli space of CalabiYau manifolds, Comm. Math. Phys, vol 261(2), (2006), pp 297322;  
(with H. Fang) Generalized Hodge metrics and BCOV torsion on CalabiYau moduli, J. Reine Angew. Math., vol 588 (2005), pp 4969;  
(with G. Tian) On the log term of the Szego kernel of unit circle bundle, Duke J. Math, vol 125(2), 2004, pp 351387;  
K energy and K stability on hypersurfaces, Comm. Anal. Geom, vol 12(3), 2004, pp 601630  
On the Hodge metric of the universal deformation space of CalabiYau threefolds. J. Geom. Anal., Vol.11(1) (2001), pp 103118  
On the lower order terms of the asymptotic expansion of TianYauZelditch. Amer. J. Math., Vol.122(2) (2000), pp 235273  
A note on special Kahler manifolds. Math. Ann. Vol.313 (1999), pp 711713  
On the geometry of classifying spaces and horizontal slices. Amer. J. Math., Vol.121 (1999), pp 177198  
On the Futaki invariants of complete intersections. Duke J. Math. Vol.100(2) (1999), pp 359372  
Grant  NSF grants 19982001, 20022004, 20042009, 20092012, 20122015, 20152018  
Professional Societies 
Member, American Mathematical Society Member, Mathematical Association of America 

Other Experience 
Research Professor MSRI 2003—2004 

Visiting Professor Simons Center for Geometry and Physics 2011—2011 

Eisenbus Professor MSRI 2016—2016 

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Last updated  04/22/2016  