Wen Yan

Research Scientist

Flatiron Institute



  • Soft Matter
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Super Computing


  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, 2016

    California Institute of Technology

  • M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, 2012

    California Institute of Technology

  • B.Eng in Energy, Power System and Automation, 2011

    Tsinghua University

Recent Publications

A scalable computational platform for particulate Stokes suspensions

Complex Dynamics of Long, Flexible Fibers in Shear

The macroscopic properties of polymeric fluids are inherited from the material properties of the fibers embedded in the solvent. The …