With great computational power comes great algorithmic responsibility.

Education Profile

  • PhD in Applied Mathematics and Computational Science, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), 2013
  • BS in Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Jinan University (JNU), Guangzhou, China, 2010

Professional Profile

  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Extreme Computing Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (Feb, 2016 - Present)
  • Postdoctoral Researcher,  Joseph Fourier University, France, (Jan 2014 - Dec 2015)

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • Member, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

Dr. Longfei Gao was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Extreme Computing Research Center (ECRC) in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), working with Professor David Keyes in his research group.

Selected Publications

Gao, L., Ketcheson, D., & Keyes, D. (2017). On long-time instabilities in staggered finite difference simulations of the seismic acoustic wave equations on discontinuous grids. Geophysical Journal International, 212(2), 1098–1110. doi:10.1093/gji/ggx470
Gao, L., Fernandez, D. C. D. R., Carpenter, M., Keyes, D. E. (2018). SBP-SAT finite difference discretization of acoustic wave equations on staggered block-wise uniform grids, (Preprint). https://hdl.handle.net/10754/627203
Gao, L., Keyes, D. E. (2018). Combining finite element and finite difference methods for isotropic elastic wave simulations in an energy-conserving manner, (Preprint). https://hdl.handle.net/10754/627227