Dong E. Liu

 Assistant Professor


 School of Science Building, Room B318, 

 Department of Physics, Tsinghua University, 

 Beijing 100084, China





Education and Research Experience


· 2001-2005, Peking University, B.S.
· 2006-2012, Duke University, PhD
Research Experience:
· 2012-2014, Michigan State University, Postdoc Research Associate
· 2014-2017, Station Q, Microsoft Research, Postdoc Researcher
· 2018-present, Tsinghua University, Assistant Professor

Research Interests

  1. Research interest:

    Theory of quantum physics and  condensed matter physics

    1. Topological quantum computing

    2. Transport and control of topological quantum devices

    3. non-equilibrium phenomena in quantum many-body systems

Honor and Awards

  1. 2011, Fritz London Graduate Fellowship, Duke University

Recent Publications

1. D. E. Liu, E. Rossi, R. M. Lutchyn, Impurity-induced states in superconducting heterostructures, Phys. Rev. B 97, 161408(R) (2018)

2. D. E. Liu, A. Levchenko, R. M. Lutchyn, Keldysh approach to periodically driven systems with a fermionic bath: non-equilibrium steady state, proximity effect and dissipation, Phys. Rev. B 95, 115303 (2017)

3. C. Knapp, M. Zaletel, D. E. Liu, M. Cheng, P. Bonderson, C. Nayak, How quickly can anyons be braided? Or: How I learned to stop worrying about diabatic errors and love the anyon, Phys. Rev. X 6, 041003 (2016)

4. D. E. Liu, M. Cheng, R. M. Lutchyn, Probing Majorana Physics in Quantum Dot Shot Noise Experiments, Phys. Rev. B 91, 081405(R) (2015)

5. D. E. Liu, H. Zheng, G. Finkelstein, H. U. Baranger, Tunable Quantum Phase Transitions in a Resonant Level Coupled to Two Dissipative Baths, Phys. Rev. B 89, 085116 (2014)

6. D. E. Liu, Proposed Method for Tunneling Spectroscopy with Ohmic Dissipation Using Resistive Electrodes: A Possible Majorana Filter, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 207003 (2013)

7. D. E. Liu, A. Levchenko, H. U. Baranger, Floquet Majorana Fermions for Topological Qubits in Superconducting Devices and Cold-Atom Systems, Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 047002 (2013)

8. J. Moser, J. Guttinger, A. Eichler, M. J. Esplandiu, D. E. Liu, M. I. Dykman, and A. Bachtold, "Ultrasensitive force detection with a nanotube mechanical resonator", Nature Nanotechnology 8, 493-496 (2013)

9. H. T. Mebrahtu, I. V. Borzenets, D.E. Liu, H. Zheng, Y. V. Bomze, A. I. Smirnov, H. U. Baranger, G. Finkelstein, Quantum Phase Transition in a Resonant Level Coupled to Interacting Leads, Nature 488, 61 (2012)