Feihu Xu

Shanghai Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Science and Technology of China Xiupu Road 99, New Pudong District, Shanghai

Feihu Xu has been a “Thousand Young Talents Program” Professor since 2017. He works on quantum information processing and single-photon imaging, and has published several Journal papers in Nature Photonics, Nature Communications and Physical Review Letters. His research has been featured in major media outlets including The Economist, Nature News and Physics World. He is the recipient of Outstanding Dissertation Award (by Overseas Chinese Physicists Association), Canadian NSERC Postdoc Fellowship (ranking No. 1 in EE) and Best Student Paper Award in QCrypt-2014. Before joining USTC, he was a Postdoctoral Associate at the Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2015-2017. He received an M.A.Sc and Ph.D in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto in 2011 and 2015, and a B.Sc from USTC in 2009.

Related Publications

  • Liu, H., Wang, W., Wei, K., Fang, X. -T., Li, L., Le Liu, N. -, Liang, H., Zhang, S. -J., Zhang, W., Li, H., You, L., Wang, Z., Lo, H. -K., Chen, T. -Y., Xu, F. & Pan, J. -W. Experimental Demonstration of High-Rate Measurement-Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution over Asymmetric Channels. Physical Review Letters 122, 160501 (2019).
  • Wei, K., Tischler, N., Zhao, S. -ran, Li, Y. -H., Arrazola, J., Liu, Y., Zhang, W., Li, H., You, L., Wang, Z., Chen, Y. -A., Sanders, B., Zhang, Q., Pryde, G., Xu, F. & Pan, J. -W. Experimental Quantum Switching for Exponentially Superior Quantum Communication Complexity. Physical Review Letters 122, 120504 (2019).
  • Zhang, Q., Xu, F., Chen, Y. -A., Peng, C. -Z. & Pan, J. -W. Large scale quantum key distribution: challenges and solutions [Invited]. Optics Express 26, 24260 (2018).
  • Xu, F., Shapiro, J. & Wong, F. Experimental fast quantum random number generation using high-dimensional entanglement with entropy monitoring. Optica 3, 1266-1269 (2016).
  • Guan, J. -Y., Xu, F., Yin, H. -L., Li, Y., Zhang, W. -J., Chen, S. -J., Yang, X. -Y., Li, L., You, L. -X., Chen, T. -Y., Wang, Z., Zhang, Q. & Pan, J. -W. Observation of Quantum Fingerprinting Beating the Classical Limit. Physical Review Letters 116, 240502 (2016).
  • Shin, D., Xu, F., Venkatraman, D., Lussana, R., Villa, F., Zappa, F., Goyal, V., Wong, F. & Shapiro, J. Photon-efficient imaging with a single-photon camera. Nature communications 7, (2016).
  • Xu, F., Curty, M., Qi, B., Qian, L. & Lo, H. -K. Discrete and continuous variables for measurement-device-independent quantum cryptography. Nature Photonics 9, 772 (2015).
  • Xu, F., Arrazola, J., Wei, K., Wang, W., Palacios-Avila, P., Feng, C., Sajeed, S., utkenhaus, N. & Lo, H. -K. Experimental quantum fingerprinting with weak coherent pulses. Nature communications 6, (2015).
  • Xu, F., Curty, M., Qi, B. & Lo, H. -K. Measurement-device-independent quantum cryptography. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 21, 148-158 (2015).
  • Curty, M., Xu, F., Cui, W., Lim, C., Tamaki, K. & Lo, H. -K. Finite-key analysis for measurement-device-independent quantum key distribution. Nature Communications 5, 3732 (2014).