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Libin Rong

Associate Professor

Areas of Research

Mathematical Biology, Virus Dynamics
Theoretical Immunology and Epidemiology

 

Bio

I graduated from Fudan University (BS Mathematics 2000; MS Applied Mathematics 2003) and Purdue University (PhD Applied Mathematics 2007). I was a postdoc at Los Alamos National Laboratory from 2007 to 2009 and faculty at Oakland University from 2010 to 2017. Since 2017, I am at the University of Florida, working in an active Biomathematics group.

Awards

NSF CAREER Award, 2014
Marian P. Wilson Award, Oakland University, 2014
New Investigator Research Excellence Award, Oakland University, 2013
Leon Heller Publication Prize, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2012
Lynn Fellowship, Purdue University, 2003

Research Grants

NSF DMS-1950254, PI, 2020 – 2023
NSF DMS-1349939 (CAREER Award, transferred to DMS-1758290), PI, 2014 – 2021
Oakland University Research Excellence Fund, PI, 2013 – 2014
NSF DMS-1122290, PI, 2011 – 2015
NIH NIAID R56-AI091514 (subcontract), PI: James Whitney, Harvard Medical School, 2011 – 2013

Editorial Boards

Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, Springer, 2019 –
Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling, BioMed Central, 2019 –
Scientific Reports, Nature Research, 2016 –
Mathematical Biosciences, Elsevier, 2015 –
Journal of Biological Systems, World Scientific, 2012 –

Contact Information

Email: libinrong(at)ufl(dot)edu                       Mailing address:
Phone: (352) 294-2394                                 Department of Mathematics
Fax: (352) 392-8357                                     University of Florida
Office: 452 Little Hall                                     Gainesville, FL 32611