# Ping Xu

Lecturer

Department of Mathematics

Purdue University

Office: Math 838

Phone: 765-496-1026

Email: xu1121 AT purdue.edu

### 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

### Teaching

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)