Jun-Ping Shi

Office: Hugh Jones Hall 117
    (Department office: Hugh Jones Hall 100)
Office Hours:  Th 15:30-16:30 F
11:00-11:50 (Spring 2016)
Office Phone:
Email: jxshix@wm.edu
Web: http://jxshix.people.wm.edu

Mailing Address:

Department of Mathematics
College of William and Mary,
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795, USA

Course Information: (courses taught in previous years)

LaTeX page

(Spring 2017) (Spring 2017 schedule)

Math 212-02 (Intro Multivariable Calculus) Syllabus course schedule Blackboard site
Math 442-01 (Partial Differential Equations) Syllabus course schedule Blackboard Site

(Fall 2016) (Fall 2016 schedule)

Math 214-04 (Foundation of Mathematics) Syllabus course schedule Blackboard site
Math 302-02 (Ordinary Differential Equations) Syllabus course schedule Blackboard Site

Student Advising and Research

National Science Foundation Research grants:

William and Mary EXTREEMS-QED program: Computational and Statistical theory and techniques in the study of large data sets (program website)(2013-2018)
Collaborative Research: Multiscale Modeling of Oyster Reef Dynamics (2013-2016)
Mathematical Studies of Spatial Bistability in Ecological Systems (2010-2014)
William and Mary NSF-CSUMS (program website)(2007-2013)

If you are a W&M math major who is interested in doing an honor thesis or undergraduate research, or a graduate student who is interested in doing research in applied partial differential equations, nonlinear analysis, or mathematical biology, you are welcomed to contact me for possible advising and collaboration. More information Here is the list of students I am currently advising or previously advised.

Research Experience for Undergraduate Students in Computational Math/Mathematical Biology  (trip to China, June 2010)

W&M Blackboard Site  my WM and Banner web login (for W&M faculty, staff and students only)

Professional Information:


Publications  (all published papers available in pdf format)

Publications (list from Mathematical Reviews----MathSciNet, subscription required)

I am on the editorial board of journals including
Applicable Analysis

Communications on Pure and Applied Analysis (CPAA)
Japan Journal of Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications (JMAA)
You are welcomed to submit research papers to these journals through journal websites.

Conferences I co-organized/attended

International Symposium on Application of Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in Life Science, August 4-7, 2015
Chern Institute of Mathematics, Nankai University, Tianjin, China

List of my academic visitors

Selected Recent Work

Stability Switches in a Logistic Population Model with Mixed Instantaneous and Delayed Density Dependence
Xiangping Yan, Junping Shi. To appear in Journal of Dynamics and Differential Equations (published online Jan 29, 2015)

Higher dimensional solitary waves generated by second-harmonic generation in quadratic media
Leiga Zhao, Fukun Zhao, Junping Shi.  Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations, Volume 54, Issue 3, pp 2657-2691 (published online May 28, 2015)

Existence of positive solutions to a Laplace equation with nonlinear boundary condition
Chan-Gyun Kim, Zhan-Ping Liang, Junping Shi, Zeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Physik, Volume 66, Issue 6, pp 3061-3083 (First online:

Standing waves of a weakly coupled Schrödinger system with distinct potential function
Jun Wang, Junping Shi. Journal of Differential Equations, Volume 260, Issue 2, 15 January 2016, Pages 1830–1864 (Available online 9 October 2015)

Exact multiplicity of positive solutions for a p-Laplacian equation with positive convex nonlinearity
Yulian An, Chan-Gyun Kim, Junping Shi. Journal of Differential Equations, Volume 260, Issue 3, 5 February 2016, Pages 2091–2118 (Available online 21 October 2015)

Global bifurcation analysis and pattern formation in homogeneous diffusive predator–prey systems
Jinfeng Wang, Junjie Wei, Junping Shi,  Journal of Differential Equations Volume 260, Issue 4, 15 February 2016, Pages 3495–3523 (Available online 10 November 2015)

Global existence of solutions and uniform persistence of a diffusive predator–prey model with prey-taxis
Sainan Wu, Junping Shi, Boying Wu, Journal of Differential Equations Volume 260, Issue 7, 5 April 2016, Pages 5847-5874 (Available online 21 January 2016)

My favorite links

Mathematics links Chinese links Area Links Other links New Chinese Links

W&M Express Links:

College of William and Mary


Information Technology

Swem Library


W&M Travel

Department of Mathematics

Applied Science

Grants Research Adm.

Lion Catalog

JSTOR Journals

State Travel

my WM


Registrar's Office

Interlibrary Loans

Springer Journals

Mileage RIC


Human Resources

W&M reservation

AMS Journals

Mileage PHF
W&M News Computer Sci
Academic Advising
Google Scholar
SIAM Journals Research.gov

Provost Office

Charles Center

Reves Center


AIMS journals
W&M Cascade

Dean of Art & Science


Inter. students&scholars

Science Citation Index


W&M Math Events





Google Map


United Airline









Yahoo! Sports



Google travel

Old links

Math websites of the week for Math 112

Math websites of the week for Math 213(212)

Math websites of the week for Math 302

Mathematical Biology Links

Mathematical Biology Journals in College of William and Mary library and network

My Bifurcation Diagram Java Applet (old)
(A Java Applet which computes bifurcation diagram of a semilinear elliptic equation)

Introduction to mathematical websites
(in Chinese)

Any comment and question? Please send e-mail to shij@math.wm.edu
Created by Junping Shi in August 21st, 2000, last updated in June 17, 2016.