Prof. Jian-Wei Pan, born in Mar, 1970, is a full professor of physics at the University of Science and Technology of China. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 1999 from the University of Vienna. In 2011, he was elected as the academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). In 2011, he was appointed as the chief scientist of the quantum science experiments satellite. In 2012, he was elected as TWAS Fellow.
EDUCATION AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE :
Since 2018.2 University of Science and Technology of China, Professor
2013.7-2018.2 Physikalisches Institut, University Heidelberg, Postdoc Fellow
2011.6-2013.6 University Heidelberg, CAS-DAAD Joint Fellowship
2007.9-2013.6 University of Science and Technology of China, Ph. D.
2003.9-2007.7 University of Science and Technology of China, B. S.
RESEARCH INTERESTS :
1. Quantum simulation with ultracold quantum gases / Quantum gas microscope
Feihu Xu 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.
Yongheng received his BS at Tianjin University in July, 2006 and his PhD degree at the Institute of Semiconductors, CAS in January 2011. In February 2011 he started to work as a postdoctoral research associate in the Institute for Integrative Sciences, IFW Dresden with an IFW Scholarship and in January 2013 he became the responsible scientist of the MBE Lab in IFW. In April 2015 he joined JKU Linz as a senior researcher where he set up the III/V MBE lab with Prof. Armando Rastelli. In July 2016 he became a specially appointed professor in USTC.
uan Yin, Female, associate professor for experimental physics, USTC. Date of birth: December, 1982. She received PH.D on July 2011. She has published 18 papers in international journals. As leading author, she has published one article each in Nature, Physical Review Letters and Optics Express. Till now, her publications have been cited more than 300 times (ISI Web of Science).
Our research is focused on using the rich theory of Quantum Mechanics to advance the knowledge of physical phenomena, protocols and their implementation. Current areas of research include machine learning to control nonlinear quantum systems, classical and quantum algorithms for simulation, wavelet theory, collective Rydberg blockade and its application to many body Physics, scalable quantum networks, quantum walks, topological orders, quantum annealing, measures of coherence, quantum channels and their decomposition, quantum cryptography and classical discord.
Shuai Chen (born Nov. 1975), is professor at Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale, USTC. He received his BS degree from Jilin University in July 1997 and his PhD. from Peking University January 2005. He worked as a postdoc in the cold atom physics and quantum information research group of Physics Research Institute in Heidelberg University from February 2005 to January 2009. From 2009, he is professor at USTC. Prof. Shuai has published more than 20 papers, including Science (1)、Nature (1)、Nature Physics(3)、Nature Photonics (1) Physical Review Letters (6).
Dr. Xing-Can Yao was born in Chong Qing, November 1983. He obtained the bachelor's and doctor's degree in 2006 and 2012, respectively, both in University of Science and Technology of China. He is now a professor of USTC . He is devoted to the experimental study of the fundamental quantum physics and quantum information processing with ultracold atoms and photons.