Pengyu Yang Name in Chinese

PhD Candidate in Mathematics portrait

Department of Mathematics
The Ohio State University

Contact Information

231 W 18th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210, U.S.A.

Email: MyLastName dot 2214 at

About Me

I am a sixth-year PhD student in mathematics. I am interested in homogeneous dynamics and applications to number theory. I am working with Prof. Nimish Shah.

Before coming to OSU, I received B.S. in mathematics in Peking University in July 2013.

Here is my CV.

Publications & Preprints

  1. Pengyu Yang, Rational points on certain homogeneous varieties. Preprint.
  2. Nimish Shah and Pengyu Yang, Stretching translates of shrinking curves and Dirichlet's simultaneous approximation. Preprint.
  3. Pengyu Yang, Equidistribution of expanding translates of curves and Diophantine approximation on matrices. Preprint.

Upcoming Talks

  • (11/29/2018) Ergodic Theory & Statistical Mechanics, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ. link

Past Talks

  • (10/30/2018) Algebraic Geometry Seminar, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. link
  • (10/11/2018) Geometry Seminar, Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN. link
  • (05/22/2018) Rainwater Seminar, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. link
  • (04/02/2018) Dynamics Seminar, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. link


I am teaching Math 2153 (Calculus III) in Autumn 2018.

Updated in Oct. 2018