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CHEN Gang
Assistant Professor
Associated Faculty from CBC
Ph.D. (University of Rochester)

Phone: (65) 6592 2549
E-mail: rnachen@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-CBC-05-16
* Biophysical Chemistry
* Single-Molecule Detection and Nanomanipulation
* RNA Structures, Properties, and Functions
* Therapeutics Targeting RNA and RNA-protein complex.

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CHEN Xiaodong
Professor
Associated Faculty from MSE
Ph.D. (University of Munster)

Phone: 6513 7350
E-mail: chenxd@ntu.edu.sg
Office: N4.1-02-06  
Programmed nano-bio interface & Bio-inspired materials for energy conversion

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CHEONG Siew Ann
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (Cornell University)

Phone: (65) 6513 8084
E-mail: cheongsa@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-03
* Condensed Matter Physics
* Computational Physics
* Statistical and Complex System Dynamics
* Bioinformatics

CHEW Lock Yue
Associate Professor
Associate Chair (Students)
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6316 2968
E-mail: lockyue@ntu.edu.sg
Office:  SPMS-PAP-04-04
*Study of nanoequilibrium systems from the perspective of nonlinear and statistical physics with the aim of discovering new and fundamental physical principles

CHIA Ee Min, Elbert
Associate Professor
Assistant Chair (Safety)
Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Phone: (65) 6513 8132
E-mail: ElbertChia@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-13
* Ultrafast Quasiparticle Dynamics of Strongly Correlated Electronic Systems
CHONG Yidong
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Phone: (65) 6316 2967
E-mail: Yidong@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-02
* Theoretical photonics
* Laser theory, quantum optics  
DEMIR Hilmi Volkan
Professor
NRF Investigator
Ph.D. (Stanford University)

Phone: (65) 6790 5395
E-mail: hvdemir@ntu.edu.sg
Office:  S2-B2c-100
*Light-material interactions at the nanoscale
*Excitonics
*Light generation and harnessing
*Solid state lighting
*Optoelectronics, nanophotonics


 
DUCLOY Martial
Visiting Professor
Ph.D. (ENS, Paris)

Phone: (65) 6592 1806
E-mail: martial.ducloy@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-09
* Matter wave optics and interferometry
* Quantum and nonlinear optics
* Laser spectroscopy
* Cavity QED
* Atom-surface and atom-metamaterial
interactions
* Hybrid systems 
DUMKE Rainer
Associate Professor
Deputy Head (Research)
Ph.D. (Institute of Quantum Optics, Hanover, Germany)

Phone: (65) 6316 2969
E-mail: rdumke@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-15
The Quantum Mechanical Properties of Ultra Cold Atomic Matter – Atom-Chip Devices, Bose-Einstein Condensation, Atom Interferometry, Quantum Information Processing.

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FAN Hongjin
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6513 7408
E-mail: FANHJ@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-06
Nanowires and nanotubes: size/morphology dependent properties and devices
Functional compound nanomaterials
Nanoscale Kirkendall effect
Atomic layer deposition

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FICHOU Denis
Professor
Ph.D. (Rennes University, France)
Doctorat d'Etat (Paris University, France)

Phone: (65) 6592 1806
E-mail: DenisFichou@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-09

* Organic electronics
* Supramolecular self-assembly
* Nanostructured materials
* Photovoltaic solar cells
* Field-effect transistors
* Hybrid magnetic heterojunctions

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GAO Weibo
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (University of Science and Technology of China)

Phone: (65) 6316 2964
E-mail: wbgao@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-06
* Quantum photonics
* Solid condensed matter physics
* Nano-photonics
* Spin opto-mechanics
* Hybrid system. 
 
GU Mile
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (University of Queensland)

Phone: (65) 6513 7175
Email: gumile@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-MAS-05-42
* Quantum Information
* Complexity Science
* Quantum Computation
* Physics of Information
* Quantum Foundations 
HO Shen Yong
Senior Lecturer
Assistant Chair (Education)
Director (Making and Tinkering)
Ph.D. (University of Toronto)

Phone: (65) 6592 7816
Email: hosy@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-07
* Techniques for solving quantum many body problems
* Foundational issues in quantum mechanics
* Physics education research

HUAN Cheng Hon, Alfred
Professor
D.Phil. (University of Oxford)

Phone: (65) 6513 7410
Email: alfred@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-01
* Surface, photoemission, and magnetic anisotropy studies of low dimensional system
* Femtosecond studies of energy transfer processes
 
KOH Teck Seng
Lecturer
Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Phone: (65) 6514 1066
Email: kohteckseng@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-08  
* Quantum Information and Computation
* Nanoscale Device Physics
* Interdisciplinary Interface between    Physics and Biology
* Quantum Foundations

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LAN Shau-Yu
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (Georgia Institute of Technology)

Phone: (65) 6514 1047
Email: sylan@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-10 
* Matter-wave interferometry
* Quantum optics
* Atom optics
* Laser cooling and trapping
* Precision measurement
* Quantum sensing
* Quantum metrology

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LEE Soo Ying
Professor
Associated Faculty from CBC
Ph.D. (University of Chicago)

Phone: (65) 6790 3723
E-mail: sooying@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-CBC-04-02
* Time-dependent vibrational-electronic spectroscopy
* Nonlinear spectroscopy
* Femtosecond broadband stimulated Raman spectroscopy
* Molecular reaction dynamics
 
LEEK Meng Lee
Lecturer
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6592 7810 /7811
E-mail: mlleek@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-01
*Condensed Matter Many-Body Field Theory
*Matsubara finite temperature Green's functions
*Keldysh non-equilibrium Green's functions
*Canonical quantization of General Relativity: Loop quantum gravity
*Other areas of fundamental physics, especially the differential geometric aspects such as the quantum geometric phase.
LEW Wen Siang
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Cambridge)

Phone: (65) 6316 2963
E-mail: wensiang@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-04
* Fundamental and applied studies of spintronics devices
* Nanomagnetism, nanoscale sciences and fabrication techniques
* Microfluidics, magnetic MEMS, bio spintronic devices

LIEW Timothy C.H.
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (University of Southampton)

Phone: (65) 6513 7405
E-mail: TimothyLiew@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-11
* Theoretical physics of semiconductor nanostructures

* Exciton-polaritons in semiconductor microcavities

* Spintronic, quantum and Polaritonic devices
LOH Zhi Heng
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Associated Faculty from CBC
Ph.D. (University of California at Berkeley)

Phone: (65) 6592 1550
E-mail: zhiheng@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-CBC-05-03
Femtosecond and attosecond studies of coherent electron and nuclear dynamics, high-order harmonic generation, tabletop time-resolved core-level spectroscopies

LU Bing Sui
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Phone: (65) 6513 7417
E-mail: BSLu@ntu.edu.sg
Offfice: SPMS-PAP-05-01a
Theoretical Soft Condensed Matter
 
MARCUS Rudolph A.
Nanyang Professor
Ph.D. (McGill University)

Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 1992
for the theory of electron transfer

Phone: (65) 6513 8494
E-mail: rmarcus@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-09
 
MICHEL-BEYERLE Maria Elisabeth
Professor
Habilitation (Technical University of Munich)

Phone: (65) 6513 7406
E-mail: mariaelisabeth@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-10
*Structure-based femto- to nanosecond dynamics of electronically excited states in biosystems and their mimics
*Mechanism of charge transfer processes in DNA and proteins
*Electrochemical control of topology of DNA by fluorescence lifetime imaging
*Optimization of dye or quantum dot sensitized solar cells

 
MINIATURA Christian
Visiting Professor
Habilitation (University of Nice Sophia)

Phone: (65) 6316 2962
E-mail: miniatura@ntu.edu.sg
Ultracold matter, Quantum transport, Strongly-correlated systems  
 
MU Yuguang
Associate Professor
Associated Faculty from SBS
Ph.D. (Shandong University, China)

Phone: (65) 6316 2885
E-mail: YGMu@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SBS-04s-46
* MD simulation method and data analysis method development
*Peptide, protein folding, unfolding study, specially aimed at folding, misfolding mechanism which could lead to amyloid fibril.
* DNA dynamics, DNA-protein, DNA-counterions interaction study.
* RNA dynamics and folding study.  
 
NI Ran
Assistant Professor
Associated Faculty from SCBE
Ph.D. (Utrecht University)

Phone: (65) 6790 6737
E-mail: R.Ni@ntu.edu.sg
Office: N1.2-B1-12  
* Soft Condensed Matter Physics
* Computational Physics 
OHL Claus-Dieter
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Gottingen, Germany)

Phone: (65) 6513 8039
E-mail: cdohl@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-07
* Experimental Fluid Dynamics
* Acoustics and Cavitation
PANAGOPOULOS Christos
Research Professor
NRF Investigator
Ph.D. (University of Cambridge)

Phone: (65) 6513 7412      
E-mail: christos@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-11
*Quantum magnetism and unconventional superconductivity
*Electron motion through materials at their quantum limits
*Self-generated electronic heterogeneity
*New forms of miniaturised multifunctional devices
 
PATEREK Tomasz
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (University of Gdansk, Poland)

Phone: (65) 6592 1843
E-mail: tomasz.paterek@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-08
* Foundations of physics
* Quantum information and computation
* Correlations between physical systems
* Quantum biology

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PHAN Anh Tuân
Professor
NRF Investigator
Head of Division
Ph.D. (Ecole Polytechnique, France)

Phone: (65) 6514 1915
E-mail: phantuan@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-04
Biophysics: Use of physical, chemical, biological and computational methods to investigate and manipulate properties of biomolecules, such as DNA, RNA, and proteins.
 
PICA CIAMARRA Massimo
Nanyang Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Naples, Italy)

Phone: (65) 6592 2542
E-mail: Massimo@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-14
Statistical mechanics of complex and disordered systems 
PIRAMANAYAGAM S.N.
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (IIT Bombay)

Phone: (65) 6592 3148
E-mail: prem@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-05
* Spintronics Materials
* Magnonics
* Magnetic Recording
* Magnetic Nanostructures
* Magnetics for Energy

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SENGUPTA Pinaki
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Phone: (65) 6592 1801
E-mail: psengupta@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-03
Supersolid, Quantum magnetism at high magnetic fields, Ultracold atoms in optical lattices, Control of quantum systems, Theoretical biology

SHEN Zexiang
Professor
Ph.D. (King's College, University of London)

Phone: (65) 6316 8855
E-mail: zexiang@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-03-01
Development of near-field scanning Raman (nano-Raman) & photoluminescence microscopy, characterization of nano-structures using nano-Raman microscopy, applications of micro Raman spectroscopy.

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SINGH Ranjan
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Oklahoma State University)

Phone: (65) 6316 2965
E-mail: ranjans@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-13  
* Ultrafast Photonics
* Metamaterials, plasmonics and nanophotonics
* Silicon photonics
* Terahertz time resolved spectroscopy
* Terahertz waveguides
* Plasmonic solar cells
* Fano resonance phenomena
SOCI Cesare
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Pavia and University of California at Santa Barbara)

Phone: (65) 6514 1045
E-mail: csoci@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-03
* III-V Nanowires
* Organic Semiconductors
* Optical and Photocurrent Spectroscopy

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SONG Justin
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (Harvard University)

E-mail:justinsong@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-07
*Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
*Quantum Materials
*Mesoscopics and Transport 
SUM Tze Chien
Associate Professor
Associate Dean (Research), College of Science
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6316 2971
E-mail: tzechien@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-05

Femtosecond studies of energy transfer processes in nanoparticles, organic light emitting devices and organic photovoltaics
Magneto-optical spectroscopy of magnetic materials and structures
Femtosecond laser direct-write and modification of materials

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SUN Handong
Associate Professor
Deputy Head (Academic)
Ph.D. (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

Phone: (65) 6513 8083
E-mail: HDSun@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-12
Optoelectronic materials & devices
Semiconductor physics
Optical spectroscopy
Nano-materials & Technology

 
TAN Howe Siang
Associate Professor
Associated Faculty from CBC
Ph.D. (Princeton University)

Phone: (65) 6316 2987
E-mail: howesiang@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-CBC-03-06
Ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy of water molecules, two-dimensional optical spectroscopy, optical pulse shaping
 
TSESMELIS Emmanuel
Visiting Professor
Ph.D. (University of Dortmund)

Phone: (65) 6316 2962
E-mail: etsesmelis@ntu.edu.sg

Experimental particle physics
* Hadron collider physics
* Neutrino physics
* Particle production cross-sections

Accelerator science and technology
* High-energy colliders
* Novel acceleration techniques 
WANG Qijie
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (Nanyang Technological University)

Phone: (65) 6790 5431
E-mail: qjwang@ntu.edu.sg
Office: S2-B2b-74A
* Semiconductor Lasers
* Mid-IR and Terahertz Technologies
* Nano-Photonics
* Fiber Optics & Photonics

 
WANG Xiao, Renshaw
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6513 8653
E-mail: renshaw@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-MAS-05-04
* Condensed Matter Physics
* Low dimensional strongly correlated
   systems
* Electronics and spintronics devices

WILKOWSKI David
Visiting Associate Professor
Ph.D. (University of Lille 1, France)

Phone: (65) 6513 7407
Email: david.wilkowski@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-15
* Cold & Ultracold Physics
* Gauge field theory
* Electromagnetic-Induced Transparency
* Wave Localization & Disordered system
* Mesoscopic Physics
* Ultrahigh laser spectroscopy

 
WEBER Bent
Nanyang Assistant Professor
Singapore NRF Fellow
Ph.D. (The University of New South Wales)  

Phone: (65) 6904 1249
Email: b.weber@ntu.edu.sg
Office : SPMS-PAP-05-01B
* Electronic properties of novel two-
  dimensional and topological materials
* Quantum information processing science
  and technology
* Nanoelectronic and quantum device
  physics
* Structural and Electronic
  Characterisations of materials using
  Scanning Probe Microscopy
* Atomic manipulations and lithography

XIONG Qihua
Professor
NRF Investigator
Associate Chair (Faculty)
Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University)

Phone: (65) 6513 8495
E-mail: qihua@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-14
Nanomaterials and Heterostructures, Raman scattering spectroscopy, nanoelectronics and nanophotonics, nanobiotechnology

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YEOW Kok Lee, Edwin
Associate Professor
Associated Faculty from CBC
Ph.D. (University of Melbourne)

Phone: (65) 6316 8759
E-mail: edwinyeow@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-CBC-03-04  
Single-Molecule Detection; Materials Chemistry, Polymer Physics, Photo-induced Molecular Devices  
 
YONG Ee Hou
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Harvard University)

Phone: (65) 6316 2966
E-mail: EeHou@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-05
* Soft condensed matter
* Mechanics of membrane biogenesis
* Brain and vision
* Pattern formation in complex systems
YU Ting
Professor
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)

Phone: (65) 6316 7899
E-mail: yuting@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-12
Synthesis and characterization of nanostructures, assembly and manipulation of 1 D nanostructures, investigation of applications of nanostructures, development of nano-devices.

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ZHANG Baile
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Phone: (65) 6592 1653
E-mail: blzhang@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-05-06  
Electromagnetic Wave Theory and Applications, Metamaterials, Optical Microscopy, Photonics

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ZHELUDEV Nikolay
Professor
Ph.D. (Moscow State University, Russia)

Phone: (65) 6513 8493
E-mail: nzheludev@ntu.edu.sg
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-02
Nanophotonics, Metamaterials
Nonlinear Optics, Nanotechnology