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MS Faculty - Youn-Sha Chan

Youn-Sha Chan

Interim Associate Dean & Associate Professor

Office: S720
713-221-8414
chany@uhd.edu

​​​​​Dr. Chan has a Ph.D. in Mathematics. He has been a Visiting Assistant and Associate Professor in the Mathematical & Statistics Departments at the University of Houston-Downtown and the University of Texas-Pan American. He has published several articles in his field and has done synergistic activities. In 2008, he received an Army Research Office grant, and in 2012 exhausted a National Science Foundation grant, he received in the amount of $899,750.

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of California​

MATH 1306: Fund of Calculus with Applications
MATH 2402: Calculus II
MATH 2411: Calculus I  - Natural Sciences
MATH 3302: Probability and Statistics
MATH 4304: Partial Diffntl Equations
MATH 4395: Senior Project in Mathematics
MATH 5304: Intro Partial Differential Eqs
STAT 4395: Senior Project in Statistics

Teaching Experience:

  • Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Houston-Downtown, Houston, Texas, 2010 – present. 
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Houston-Downtown, Houston, Texas, 2004 – 2010. 
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department Mathematical, University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, Texas, 2003 – 2004.

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​Publication:

Y.-S. Chan and A. C. Fannjiang and G. H. Paulino and B.-Feng Feng. Finite Part Integrals and Hypersingular Kernels, Dynamics of Continuous, Discrete and Impulsive Systems (DCDIS) Series A Supplement: Advances in Dynamical Systems, 14(S2):264-269, 2007. 

Y.-S. Chan and A. C. Fannjiang and G. H. Paulino. Integral Equations with Hypersingular Kernels-Theory and Applications to Fracture Mechanics, Int. J. of Eng. Sci., 41:683-720, 2003. 

Y.-S. Chan and G. H. Paulino and B.-F. Feng and A. Sutradhar. Dependence of Crack-tip Singularity on Loading Functions, Mechanics Research Communications, doi:10.1016/j.mechrescom.2009.11.005, 2009. 

Y.-S. Chan and G. H. Paulino and A. C. Fannjiang. Gradient Elasticity Theory for Mode III Fracture in Functionally Graded Materials - Part II: Crack Parallel to the Material Gradation, ASME J. of Appl. Mech., 75(6): 061015 (11 pages), 2008. 

B.-Feng Feng and Y.-S. Chan. Intrinsic Localized Modes in a Three-Particle Fermi-Pasta-Ulam Lattice with On-site Harmonic Potential, Mathematics, and Computers in Simulation, 74(4-5):292-301 2007.​

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