Yi Zhu

Quantitative Analytics and Model Development Manager Senior

PNC Bank

Email: math.zhu "at" gmail.com

About me: The field of my research is algebraic geometry. I study rational curves and algebraic cycles on algebraic varieties.

Publications: List from arXiv Google scholar

[1]. Very free curves on Fano complete intersections, with Q. Chen,

Algebraic Geometry 1 (2014), no.5, 558-572

[2]. A^1-connected varieties of rank one over non-closed fields, with Q. Chen,

Mathematische Annalen 364, (2016), no.3, 1505-1515

[3]. On the irreducibility of the space of genus zero stable log maps to wonderful compactifications, with Q. Chen,

International Mathematical Research Notices 2016, no.10, 3029-3050

[4]. Log rationally connected surfaces,

Mathematical Research Letters 23, (2016), no. 5, 1527-1536

[5]. A^1-curves on log K3 surfaces, with X. Chen,

Advances in Mathematics 313, (2017), 718-745

[6]. Homogeneous Space Fibrations over Surfaces,

Journal of the Institute of Mathematics of Jussieu, (2017), (Link)

[7]. A^1-curves on log smooth varieties, with Q. Chen,

Journal für die reine und angewandte Mathematik (Crelle's Journal), (2017), (Link)

[8]. A^1-equivalence of zero cycles on surfaces,

Transactions of the AMS, 370 (2018), no. 9, 6735–6749

[9]. Strong Approximation over function fields, with Q. Chen,

Journal of Algebraic Geometry, 27 (2018) 703–725

[10]. A^1-equivalence of zero cycles on surfaces II, with Q. Yin,

Annals of K-Theory 3-3 (2018), 379--393

[11]. A^1-curves on affine complete intersections, with X. Chen,

Selecta Mathematica, 24(4), 3823-3834, (2018)


  1. The arithmetic puncturing problem and integral points, with D. McKinnon, submitted, (arXiv 1806.03180)

  2. Fano Hypersurfaces in Positive Characteristic, preprint, (arXiv)


University of Waterloo

University of Utah