Assistant Professor
Harold S. Mohler Laboratory
200 West Packer Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Room 473

Phone Number: 
Xiu Yang

Areas of Research

Uncertainty Quantification
Quantum Computing
Scientific Machine Learning
Scientific Computing


Xiu Yang comes to Lehigh from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) where he was a scientist since 2016. His research has been centered around modern scientific computing including uncertainty quantification, multi-scale modeling, physics-informed machine learning, and data-driven scientific discovering. Xiu has been applying his methods on various research areas such as fluid dynamics, hydrology, biochemistry, soft material, climate modeling, energy storage, and power grid system. Currently, he is focusing on quantum computing algorithms for scientific computing. He received the NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Award in 2022, Outstanding Performance Award from PNNL in 2015 and 2016. Xiu has served on the DOE applied mathematics visioning committee. Xiu obtained his Ph.D. in the Division of Applied Mathematics at Brown University. He received his B.S. and M.S. from the Department of Scientific and Engineering Computing at Peking University, China.


Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Brown University
M.S., Applied Mathematics, Peking University
B.S., Applied Mathematics, Peking University