Welcome to Weiwei Hu's Homepage


Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)
University of Minnesota
436 Lind Hall
207 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Email: weiwei@ima.umn.edu


  • Ph.D. Mathematics, Virginia Tech, 5/2012

  • M.S. Mathematics, Virginia Tech, 5/2011

  • M.S. System Engineering, Beijing Institute of Information and Control, 4/2007

  • B.S. Applied Mathematics, Chengdu University of Technology, 7/2003


Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 9/2015– 8/2017

Department of Mathematics, University of Southern California

  • Assistant Professor (NTT), 8/2012 – 5/2015

Research Interests

  • Approximation and mathematical control theory of partial differential equations

  • Well-posedness and long-time behavior of mathematical fluid dynamics

  • Control and optimization of repairable systems and network dynamics

  • Computational methods for optimal control design and model reduction

Honors and Awards

  • USC Zumberge Individual Research and Innovation Fund Award 2013–2014

  • USC WiSE Merit Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research 2012–2013

  • C. B. Ling Scholarship, Virginia Tech, 2010–2011

  • Hatcher Fellowship, Virginia Tech, Summer of 2008–2012