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Education Profile

  • Ph. D. Mathematics, Tsinghua University, China, 2017
  • B.Sc Electrical Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, China, 2012

Short Bio

Xiaokai Huo received a bachelor degree in Mathematics from Tsinghua University, China in 2012 and a Ph.D degree in Mathematics from Tsinghua University China, 2017. He was a Postdoctoral fellow in the Applied PDE group at KAUST in the period October 2017 - October 2020. 

In October 2020 he joined the Institute of Analysis and Scientific Computing, Vienna University of Technology as a Postdoctoral Fellow. 

Xiaokai Huo's research interests lie in the area of Hyperbolic PDEs, Fluid Mechanics and Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics.

Selected Publications

Huo, X., Jüngel, A., & Tzavaras, A. E. (2021). Weak-strong uniqueness for Maxwell-Stefan systems.
Huo, X., Liu, H., Tzavaras, A. E., & Wang, S. (2021). An Energy Stable and Positivity-Preserving Scheme for the Maxwell--Stefan Diffusion System. SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, 59(5), 2321–2345. doi:10.1137/20m1338666
Huo, X., & Liu, H. (2021). A positivity‐preserving and energy stable scheme for a quantum diffusion equation. Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, 37(6), 2973–2999. doi:10.1002/num.22809
Ghattassi, M., Huo, X., & Masmoudi, N. (2020). On the diffusive limits of radiative heat transfer system I: well prepared initial and boundary conditions.
Huo, X., Jüngel, A., & Tzavaras, A.E. (2019). High-friction limits of Euler flows for multicomponent systems. Nonlinearity, 32(8), 2875–2913. doi:10.1088/1361-6544/ab12a6
Huo, X. and Yong, W-A. Global existence for viscoelastic fluids with infinite Weissenberg number, Communications in Mathematical Sciences, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 1129 – 1140, 2017
Huo, X. and Yong, W-A. Structural stability of a 1D compressible viscoelastic fluid model, Journal of Differential Equations, vol. 261, no. 2, pp. 1264-1284, 2016