Events at the University of Science and Technology of China

Geometrodynamics of Bloch Electrons

  • [2018-01-09]

    Speaker: Prof. NIU Qian
    University of Texas at Austin, USA & Peking University
    Time: 2018-01-10 10:00
    Place: Exhibition Hall, Hefei National Laboratory Building


      Professor Qian Niu obtained a B.S. from Peking University in 1981. He went to the University of Washington for graduate studies, and received his Ph.D. in physics in 1985. Now he is a Trull Centennial Professor of Physics at the University of Texas at Austin and a Qianren Professor in the International Center for Quantum Materials at Peking University. He has worked on the theories on quantum Hall effects, quasicrystals, ultracold atoms, spin transport, and graphene materials, with an emphasis on topological and geometric phase effects in quantum transport. He has published more than 220 peer reviewed papers, including more than 70 in Physical Review Letters, and has over 12000 citations (with an H index of 58).

    Organizer: Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale



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