2018.12 – now
Research Associate, SUSTech International Center for Mathematics, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China.
2017.11 – 2018.11
PostDoc, Institut des Sciences du Calcul et des Données, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6), Sorbonne Université, Paris, France.
2014.10 – 2017.10
PhD in Mathematics, Laboratoire Jacques–Louis Lions, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France, supervised by Prof. Yvon Maday and Prof. Benjamin Stamm.
2013.09 – 2014.09
MS in Applied Mathematics, Université Paris Dauphine (Paris 9), France.
2009.09 – 2013.07
BS in Computational Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China.
Grants & Awards
2021 – 2022
Stable Support Plan Program of Shenzhen Natural Science Fund, General Program (RMB 500,000), 20200925160747003.
2020 – 2022
Guangdong Basic and Applied Basic Research Foundation, General Program (RMB 100,000), 2020A1515010336.
2020 – 2022
NSFC Grant, National Science Foundation for Young Scientists of China (RMB 250,000), No. 11901281.
2019 – 2024
Overseas High-Caliber Personnel in Shenzhen, Level C.
 D. Li, C. Quan, and T. Tang, Stability and convergence analysis for the implicit-explicit method to the Cahn-Hilliard equation, accepted by Mathematics of Computation, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, and W. Yang, The BDF3/EP3 scheme for MBE with no slope selection is stable, accepted by Journal of Scientific Computing, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, T. Tang, and W. Yang, On symmetry breaking of Allen-Cahn, accepted by CSIAM Transactions on Applied Mathematics, 2021.
 X. Cheng, D. Li, C. Quan, and W. Yang, On a parabolic sine-Gordon model, Numerical Mathematics: Theory, Methods and Applications, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 1068-1084, 2021.
 C. Quan, T. Tang, and J. Yang, How to define dissipation-preserving energy for time-fractional phase-field equations, CSIAM Transactions on Applied Mathematics, 1 (3), 478-490, 2020.
 R. Boto, F. Peccati, R. Laplaza, C. Quan, A. Carbone, J.-P. Piquemal, Y. Maday, and J. Contreras-García, NCIPLOT4: Fast, robust and quantitative analysis of noncovalent interactions, Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation, 16 (7), 4150–4158, 2020.
 R. Boto, F. Peccati, R. Laplaza, C. Quan, A. Carbone, J.-P. Piquemal, Y. Maday, and J. Contreras-García, NCIPLOT and the analysis of noncovalent interactions using the reduced density gradient, WIREs Computational Molecular Science, E1497, 2020.
 X. Duan, C. Quan, B. Stamm, A boundary-partition-based diagram of d-dimensional balls: Definition, properties and applications, Advances in Computational Mathematics 46 (44), 2020.
 C. Quan, B. Stamm, Y. Maday, A domain decomposition method for the Poisson–Boltzmann solvation models, SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing 41 (2), B320-B350, 2019.
 E.B. Lindgren, C. Quan, B. Stamm, Theoretical analysis of screened many-body electrostatic interactions between charged polarizable particles, Journal of Chemical Physics 150, 044901, 2019.
 C. Quan, B. Stamm, Y. Maday, A domain decomposition method for the polarizable continuum model based on the solvent excluded surface, Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences 28 (07), 1233-1266, 2018.
 C. Quan, B. Stamm, Meshing molecular surfaces based on analytical implicit representation, Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling 71, 200-210, 2017.
 C. Quan, B. Stamm, Mathematical analysis and calculation of molecular surfaces, Journal of Computational Physics 322, 760-782, 2016.
 Chaoyu Quan, Tao Tang, and Jiang Yang, Numerical energy dissipation for time-fractional phase-field equations, arXiv:2009.06178, 2020.
 D. Li, C. Quan, T. Tang, and W. Yang, Sharp convergence to steady states of Allen-Cahn, arXiv:2106.08534, 2021.
 X. Cheng, D. Li, C. Quan, and W. Yang, On a sinc-type MBE model, arXiv:2106.16193, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, and T. Tang, Energy dissipation of Strang splitting for Allen-Cahn, arXiv:2108.05214, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, The operator-splitting method for Cahn-Hilliard is stable, arXiv:2107.01418, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, On the energy stability of Strang-splitting for Cahn-Hilliard, arXiv:2107.05349, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, Negative time splitting is stable, arXiv:2107.07332, 2021.
 C. Quan, B. Wang, Energy stable L2 schemes for time-fractional phase-field equations, arXiv:2108.08437, 2021.
 D. Li, C. Quan, Energy stability of Strang splitting for vector-valued and matrix-valued Allen-Cahn equations, arXiv:2108.11254, 2021.
Nov. 2019 Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China.
Sep. 2019 CSIAM Annual Meeting 2019, Foshan, Guangdong, China.
Aug. 2019 Tianyuan Mathematical Center in Northeast China, Changchun, Jilin, China.
Aug. 2019 Qufu Normal University, Qufu, Shandong, China.
June 2019 CCES, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.
June 2019 The Mathematics of Finite Elements and Applications, Brunel University, London, UK.
June 2019 Workshop on Recent Developments in Numerical Methods for Differential Equations, SUSTech, Shenzhen, China.
Apr. 2019 CUHK–SUSTech Joint Workshop, SUSTech, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.
Mar. 2019 Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China.
Sep. 2018 German-French Conference on Mathematics in Computational Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.
Feb. 2018 Invited visit for two weeks at Gaussian Inc, Wallingford, USA.
Jan. 2017 Young Researchers Workshop on Mathematical Methods in Quantum Chemistry, Paris, France.
Mar. 2016 CCES, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.
Dec. 2015 La Matinée des Jeunes Chercheurs, Institut du Calcul et de la Simulation, Paris, France.
Oct. 2015 Workshop on Coupling Atomistic with Continuum Models, Laboratoire Jacques–Louis Lions, Paris, France.
Fortran, Matlab, Mathematica, R