Assistant Professor Department of Mathematics Purdue UniversityOffice:404 Department of Mathematics Purdue University 150 N University St West Lafayette, IN, 47907Phone:765-494-3405Email:wei307@purdue.edu

School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota Ph.D. Mathematics, May 2016. Advisors: Yoichiro Mori, Alena Talkachova

Mathematics Department, Purdue University Assitant Professor, August 2020 - NOW

Mathematics Department, Purdue University Visiting Assitant Professor, August 2018 - July 2020 Mentor: Gregery T. Buzzard

Mathematics Department, Duke University Visiting Assitant Professor, August 2016 - July 2018 Mentor: Anita T. Layton

Mathematical Physiology, Biological clocks, Fluid Dynamics.

Math 265 (Fall 2018)

Math 265 (Spring 2019)

Math 265 (Fall 2019)

Math 265 (Spring 2020)

[1]N. Wei, Y. Mori and E.G. Tolkacheva.The role of short term memory and conduction velocity restitution in alternans formationJ. Theor. Biol.367 (2015): 21-28. link [2]N. Wei, Y. Mori and E.G. Tolkacheva.The dual effect of ephaptic coupling on cardiac conduction with heterogeneous expression of connexin 43J. Theor. Biol.397 (2016): 103-114. link [3]N. Wei.On certain optimization problems related to matrix normsOptimization65 (2016), No.10: 1791-1803. link [4]N. Wei, M. L. Gumz and A. T. Layton. Predicted effect of circadian clock modulation of NHE3 of a proximal tubule cell on sodium transport.Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol.Vol. 315 (2018): F665-F676. link [5]N. Weiand A. T. Layton. Theoretical assessment of the Ca2+ oscillations in the afferent arteriole smooth muscle cell of the rat kidney.Int. J. BiomathVol.11 No.3 (2018) 1850043. link [6] W. Strychalski, S. Bryant, B. Jadamba, E. Kilikian, X. Lai, L. Shahriyari, R. Segal,N. Weiand L.A. Miller.Fluid dynamics of nematocyst prey captureSpringer contributed volume of "Understanding Complex Biological System with Mathematics"Association for Women in Mathematics Series, vol 14. Springer, Cham, 123 - 144 (2018).link. [7]N. Weiand E. G. Tolkacheva.Interplay between ephaptic coupling and complex geometry of border zone during acute myocardial ischemia: effect on arrhythmogeneity.Chaos30, 033111 (2020). link [8] C. Diekman andN. Wei.Circadian rhythms of early afterdepolarizations and ventricular arrhythmias in a cardiomyocyte model.To appear in Biophys. J.(2020). pdf [9]N. Weiand E. G. Tolkacheva.Interplay between ephaptic coupling and complex geometry of border zone during acute myocardial ischemia: effect on arrhythmogeneity II.Submitted(2020). pdf Dissertation:N. Wei. Alternans, ephaptic coupling and their relation to ventricular arrhythmias. pdf