Associate Professor

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Mathematics Department, Tulane University

6823 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118

kzhao@tulane.edu

I am an applied analyst. My research expertise is the analysis of nonlinear

evolutionary partial differential equations motivated by problems in real

world applications, such as porous media flows, traffic control systems,

shallow water flows, geophysical fluid flows, multi-phase fluid flows,

magnetohydrodynamics, bio-fluid flows, chemotaxis, solid tumor growth,

### Working Experience

Associate Professor, Mathematics Department, Tulane University, 2018-present
Assistant Professor, Mathematics Department, Tulane University,
2012-2018
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Iowa, 2011-2012
Postdoctoral Researcher, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio State University, 2009-2011
### Educational Background

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-2009
M.S. in Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China,
2001-2004
B.S. in Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China, 1997-2001

cardiovascular flows, population dynamics, and epidemiology.