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Meifeng Lin

Computational Scientist, High Performance Computing


  • High-performance Computing
  • Lattice Field Theory
  • Theoretical Nuclear and Particle Physics
  • Quantum Information Science

Computational Sciences Research Activities

  • High Performance Computing
  • Computational Physics
  • Lattice Gauge Theory
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics


  • Ph.D., Theoretical Particle Physics, Columbia University, 2007
  • B.S., Physics, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2001

Professional Appointments

  • 2018-present, Group Leader, High Performance Computing Group, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • 2018-present, Computational Scientist, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • 2018, Acting Group Leader, Quantum Computing Group, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • 2017-present, Adjunct Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Computational Science, Stony Brook University
  • 2016-2018,  Associate Computational Scientist, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • 2013-2016,  Assistant Computational Scientist, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • 2013-2013,  Assistant Computational Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 2012-2013,  Postdoctoral Research Associate, Boston University
  • 2009-2012,  Postdoctoral Research Associate, Yale University
  • 2007-2009,  Postdoctoral Research Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Selected Publications & Research Highlights

  • Lin, M. et al. Towards a portable open-source tomography toolbox: Containerizing tomography software with docker. in AIP Conference Proceedings 1764, 30008 (AIP Publishing, 2016).
  • Abramczyk, M., Lin, M., Lytle, A. & Ohta, S. Nucleon structure from 2+ 1-flavor dynamical DWF ensembles. arXiv Prepr. arXiv1610.09773 (2016).
  • Papenhausen, E. et al. Polyhedral User Mapping and Assistant Visualizer Tool for the R-Stream Auto-Parallelizing Compiler. Proc. Viss. (2015).
  • Lin, M. et al. Optimizing the domain wall fermion Dirac operator using the R-Stream source-to-source compiler. arXiv Prepr. arXiv1512.01542 (2015).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Two-Color Gauge Theory with Novel Infrared Behavior. Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 111601 (2014).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Lattice simulations with eight flavors of domain wall fermions in SU(3) gauge theory. Phys. Rev. D 90, 114502 (2014).
  • Brower, R. C. et al. Maximum-likelihood approach to topological charge fluctuations in lattice gauge theory. Phys. Rev. D 90, 14503 (2014).
  • Lin, M. Nucleon Form Factors with 2+ 1 Flavors of Domain Wall Fermions and All-Mode-Averaging. arXiv Prepr. arXiv1401.1476 LAT2013, 275 (2014).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Composite bosonic baryon dark matter on the lattice: S U (4) baryon spectrum and the effective Higgs interaction. Phys. Rev. D 89, 94508 (2014).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Lattice calculation of composite dark matter form factors. Phys. Rev. D 88, 14502 (2013).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Approaching Conformality with Ten Flavors. (2012).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. W W scattering parameters via pseudoscalar phase shifts. Phys. Rev. D 85, 74505 (2012).
  • Appelquist, T., Fleming, G. T., Lin, M. F., Neil, E. T. & Schaich, D. A. Lattice simulations and infrared conformality. Phys. Rev. D 84, 54501 (2011).
  • Aoki, Y. et al. Continuum limit physics from 2+1 flavor domain wall QCD. Phys. Rev. D 83, 74508 (2011).
  • Appelquist, T. et al. Parity doubling and the S parameter below the conformal window. Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 231601 (2011).
  • Syritsyn, S. N. et al. Nucleon electromagnetic form factors from lattice QCD using 2+1 flavor domain wall fermions on fine lattices and chiral perturbation theory. Phys. Rev. D 81, 34507 (2010).
  • Bratt, J. D. et al. Nucleon structure from mixed action calculations using 2+ 1 flavors of asqtad sea and domain wall valence fermions. Phys. Rev. D 82, 94502 (2010).
  • Walker-Loud, A. et al. Light hadron spectroscopy using domain wall valence quarks on an Asqtad sea. Phys. Rev. D 79, 54502 (2009).
  • Antonio, D. et al. Localization and chiral symmetry in three flavor domain wall QCD. Phys. Rev. D 77, 14509 (2008).
  • Antonio, D. J. et al. Neutral-Kaon Mixing from (2+1)-Flavor Domain-Wall QCD. Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 32001 (2008).
  • Allton, C. R. et al. Physical Results from 2+1 Flavor Domain Wall QCD and SU(2) Chiral Perturbation Theory. Phys. Rev. D78, 114509 (2008).
  • Yamazaki, T. et al. Nucleon axial charge in (2+ 1)-flavor dynamical-lattice QCD with domain-wall fermions. Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 171602 (2008).
  • Alton, C. et al. Physical results from 2+ 1 flavor domain wall QCD and SU (2) chiral perturbation theory. Pre-print 1–133 (2008).
  • Antonio, D. J. et al. First results from 2+ 1-flavor domain wall QCD: Mass spectrum, topology change, and chiral symmetry with L s= 8. Phys. Rev. D 75, 114501 (2007).
  • Allton, C. et al. 2+ 1 flavor domain wall QCD on a (2 fm) 3 lattice: light meson spectroscopy with L s= 16. Phys. Rev. D 76, 14504 (2007).
  • Aoki, Y. et al. Lattice QCD with two dynamical flavors of domain wall fermions. Phys. Rev. D 72, 114505 (2005).