Journal Publications

  1. Boosting the accuracy of finite difference schemes via optimal time step selection and non-iterative defect correction. K. T. Chu, Appl. Math. and Comput., 218, 3596-3614 (2011).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.amc.2011.08.108
  2. Dislocation Climb-Strengthening in Systems with Immobile Obstacles: a 3D level-let simulation study. Z. Chen, K. T. Chu, D. J. Srolovitz, J. M. Rickman, and M. P. Haataja, Phys. Rev. B., 81, 054104 (2010).
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.81.054104
  3. A direct matrix method for computing analytical Jacobians of discretized nonlinear integro-differential equations. K. T. Chu, J. Comput. Phys., 228, 5526-5538 (2009).
    DOI: 10.1016/
  4. Surface Conservation Laws at Microscopically Diffuse Interfaces. K. T. Chu and M. Z. Bazant, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 315, 319-329 (2007).
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2007.06.024
  5. A Variational Level Set Approach for Surface Area Minimization of Triply Periodic Surfaces. Y. Jung, K. T. Chu and S. Torquato, J. Comput. Phys. 223, 711-730 (2007).
    DOI: 10.1016/
  6. Nonlinear electrochemical relaxation around conductors. K. T. Chu and M. Z. Bazant, Phys. Rev. E, 74, 011501 (2006).
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.74.011501
  7. Electrochemical thin films at and above the classical limiting current. K. T. Chu and M. Z. Bazant. SIAM J. Appl. Math. 65, 1485-1505 (2005).
    DOI: 10.1137/040609926
  8. Current-voltage relations for electrochemical thin films. M. Z. Bazant, K. T. Chu, and B. J. Bayly. SIAM J. Appl. Math. 65, 1463-1484 (2005).
    DOI: 10.1137/040609938
  9. Photoinduced Electron Transfer between Donors and Acceptors on Micelle Surfaces. K. Weidemaier, H. L. Tavernier, K. T. Chu, and M. D. Fayer. Chem. Phys. Lett. 276, 309-315 (1997).
    DOI: 10.1016/S0009-2614(97)00836-1

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