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Guanyu Zhu

IBM Watson Research Center (Quantum Information)

AlumniPostdoctoral Researcher
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Contact Information

Office Phone:
(847) 868-4544


Research Areas: 

  • Topological physics with light
  • Many-body physics
  • Hybrid quantum systems


Where are they now?: 

IBM Watson Research Center (Quantum Information)

Recent News

  • New Protocol Helps Classify Topological Matter

    April 15, 2020

    Topological materials have captured the interest of many scientists and may provide the basis for a new era in materials development. On April 10, 2020 in the journal Science Advances, physicists working with Andreas Elben, Jinlong Yu, Peter Zoller and Benoit Vermersch, including JQI Fellow Mohammad Hafezi and former JQI postdoctoral researcher Guanyu Zhu (currently a research staff member at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), presented a new method for identifying and characterizing topological invariants on various experimental platforms, testing their protocol in a quantum simulator made of neutral atoms.