Chia-Yu Hsu

Full-Time Assistant Professor

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Ph.D., Department of Mathematics, Washington State University, U.S.A.

Research areas

Biological Mathematics, Scientific Computation, Partial Differential Equation


Calculus, Numerical Analysis

  • Profile
  • Publications
  • Research & Teaching

FCU Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Applied Mathematics


Other Experiences

  • Assistant Professor, International School of Technology and Management, Feng Chia University
  • Postdoctoral researcher, Mathematics, National Taiwan University, 2011-03~2011-07
  • Assistant Professor, Information Management, National Chin-Yi University of Technology, 2010~2011-01~present
  • Postdoctoral researcher, Computing Center, Tulane University 2008-01~2010-05

Journal Articles

  • Eric D. Tytell, Megan C. Leftwich, Chia-Yu Hsu, Boyce E. Griffith, Avis H. Cohen, Alexander J. Smits, Christina Hamlet, and Lisa J. Fauci, "Role of body stiffness in undulatory swimming: Insights from robotic and computational models," Physical Review Fluids, 1, 073202-1~17, DOI:, 2016-11. (SCIE)


Conference Papers

  • Chia-Yu Hsu, Eric D. Tytell, Lisa J. Fauci, "Applications of the Immersed Boundary Adaptive Mesh Refinement Method on the Interface Problem," 第十屆EASIAM會議 , 2014-06. 泰國芭達雅.
Research & Teaching

Teaching at ISTM in Fall 2018/Spring 2019

  • Analytic Geometry and Calculus I  (FCU-Purdue Program Year 1)
  • Analytic Geometry and Calculus II  (FCU-Purdue Program Year 1)
  • Multivariate Calculus  (FCU-Purdue Program Year 2)
  • Business Calculus (FCU-SJSU Program Year 1)


Research Interests

  • Mathematical biology
  • Computational science
  • Partial differential equations
  • Fluid dynamics