Ping Xu

Department of Mathematics
Purdue University
Office: Math 838
Phone: 765-496-1026
Email: xu1121 AT

About me

I graduated with a Ph.D. in the department of Mathematics at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in August 2013. My advisor is Prof. Bruce C. Berndt . Before starting my studies at the University of Illinois I completed my Master studies in Mathematics at Nanjing University under the supervision of Prof. Zhi-wei Sun.

Research Interests

q-series and Partitions, Elliptic (especially Theta) Functions, Special Functions, Analytic Number Theory and Combinatorial Number Theory


Math 26600: Fall 2023
Math 26500: Summer 2023
Math 26500: Spring 2023
Math 26600: Fall 2022
Math 26500: Summer 2022
Math 26600: Spring 2022
Math 26600: Fall 2021
Math 26600: Spring 2020
Math 26500: Fall 2019
Math 26500: Spring 2019
Math 16010: Fall 2018; Fall 2017
Quantitative Reasoning: Fall 2016 (Ivy Tech Community Colledge)
Precalculus: Summer 2016 (Univ. of Mass. at Boston)
Calculus I: Spring 2016; Fall 2015 (Univ. of Mass. at Boston)