# Faculty Profile

# Yu Chen

Associate Professor of Mathematics

yuchen@cims.nyu.edu

212-998-3285

Warren Weaver Hall, Office 1126

## Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, Yale University, USA, 1991.

M.S., Mathematics, Yale University, USA, 1988.

B.S., Mathematics, Tsinghua University (Beijing), China, 1982.

## Research Interests

Inverse scattering theory and computation, Ill-posed problems, Scientific computing, Sparse solution of integral equations, FM theory and applications for imaging and sensing.

## Selected Publications

Y. Chen,
"Inner product quadratures",
arXiv:1205.0601 (2012)

Y. Chen,
"On the shielding effect of the Helmholtz equation",
Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics
61, no. 5, 627-638 (2008)

Y. Chen and V. Rokhlin,
"On the Inverse Scattering Problem for the Helmholtz Equation in One Dimension",
Inverse Problems
8, 365-391 (1992)