Honors & Awards


  • Robert J. Melosh Medalist, Duke University (2013)

Professional Education


  • Bachelor of Science, Xi'An Jiaotong University (2008)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Texas Austin (2014)

Stanford Advisors


All Publications


  • The nested block preconditioning technique for the incompressible Navier–Stokes equations with emphasis on hemodynamic simulations Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering Liu, J., Yang, W., Dong, M., Marsden, A. L. 2020; 367
  • Liquid-vapor phase transition: Thermomechanical theory, entropy stable numerical formulation, and boiling simulations COMPUTER METHODS IN APPLIED MECHANICS AND ENGINEERING Liu, J., Landis, C. M., Gomez, H., Hughes, T. J. 2015; 297: 476-553
  • Functional entropy variables: A new methodology for deriving thermodynamically consistent algorithms for complex fluids, with particular reference to the isothermal Navier-Stokes-Korteweg equations JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS Liu, J., Gomez, H., Evans, J. A., Hughes, T. J., Landis, C. M. 2013; 248: 47-86
  • Isogeometric analysis of the advective Cahn-Hilliard equation: Spinodal decomposition under shear flow JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS Liu, J., Dede, L., Evans, J. A., Borden, M. J., Hughes, T. J. 2013; 242: 321-350