CHUANWEI   ZHANG

Professor of Physics

Graduate Program Head and Associate Department Head
Department of Physics

The University of Texas at Dallas
800 W Campbell Rd
Richardson, Texas, 75080

Office: PHY 1.614

Telephone: (972) 883-4520
Email:
[email protected]utdallas.edu

Education

      PhD in Physics  2000 --- 2005 Center for Nonlinear Dynamics, Department of Physics, The University of Texas at Austin Advisors: Prof. Qian Niu & Prof. Mark G. Raizen

      BS in Physics    1995 --- 2000 Special Class for the Gifted Young, University of Science and Technology of China

 

Appointments 

 

      2016 - Present: Professor, Department of Physics, The University of Texas at Dallas

      2012 - 2016: Associate Professor, Department of Physics, The University of Texas at Dallas

      2008 - 2012: Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Washington State University at Pullman

      2006 - 2008: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Condensed Matter Theory Center, Department of Physics, The University of Maryland at College Park. Supervisor: Prof. Sankar Das Sarma

 Awards

      Elected Fellow, American Physical Society (2017)

      Robert S. Hyer Awards, American Physical Society Texas Section (2015)

      Young Faculty Award, DARPA (2010)

 

Research Interests 

      Theoretical condensed matter physics

      Theoretical ultra-cold atomic physics

 

Publications   Members 

Symposium on Novel Topological Quantum Matter