Group photos


Oct, 2011


Nov, 2009


Jan, 2006


Current members

Prof. GuanHua Chen

CURRICULUM VITAE
B.Sc. (Fudan), Ph.D. (Caltech)

Group principal investigator
Professor, Department of Chemistry
Honorary Professor, Department of Physics
The University of Hong Kong

Honorary positions:
Guest Professor, University of Science and Technology of China (2005-)
Adjunct Professor, Zhongshan University (2002-2005)
Guest Professor, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (2002-2006)
Guest Professor, Northeast Normal University (1999-)
Senior Visiting Scholar, Fudan University (2003-2005)
Senior Visiting Scholar, Tsinghua University (2005-2011)

Prizes and awards:
1st place in China-US Physics Examination and Application (CUSPEA) program (1985)
HKU Outstanding Young Researcher Award (2001-2002)
National Natural Science Award (First Class), Education Ministry of China (2008)
Outstanding Young Scholar of China, NSFC (2009-2010)
Fellow of American Physical Society (2014)

Professional Services / Standing:
Fellow of American Physical Society (2014-)
Fellow of Royal Chemical Society (2011-)
Vice-President of Hong Kong Institution of Science (2013-2015)

Editorial board membership:
Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience
Molecular Simulation
European Physical Journal B
Board member for Journal of Physical Chemistry and Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters

Scientific pedigree:
* Guanhua Chen obtained his Ph.D. in Physics in June 1992 from Prof. William A. Goddard III, Professor at Caltech (California Institute of Technology) in Pasadena CA
* William A. Goddard III obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering Science in October 1964 at from Prof. Pol Duwez, Professor at Caltech (California Institute of Technology) in Pasadena CA
* Pol Duwez received his D.Sc. in 1933 from Prof. Emile Henriot at U. Brussels in Belgium
* Emile Henriot received his D.Sc. in Physics in 1912 from Marie Curie, Professor at the Sorbonne, Paris France
* Marie Curie received her D.Sc. in 1903 from Prof. Becquerel at the Ecole Phys. Chim. Ind, Paris France

Hobbies: classical rock 'n' roll, hiking
Office: CYMC Rm601 & RmG01
Email: ghc@everest.hku.hk

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Dr. Stanislav Markov

Ph.D. (Univ. of Glasgow, UK), M.Sc. (Tech. Univ. of Sofia, Bulgaria)
Position: Research Assistant Professor
Research interests: electron device physics and simulation, device variability and reliability, oxide interfaces
Hobbies: swimming; tango argentino
Office: Rm 7, 901, Cyberport 2
Email: figaro@hku.hk

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Dr. Heng Tian

B.Sc. (USTC), Ph.D. (HKU)
Position: Post-doc fellow
Research interests: computational chemistry
Office: CYMC Rm301A
Email: tianheng@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. ChunLei Zhang

B.Sc. & M.Sc. (PKU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Position: Post-doc fellow
Research interests: system biology, study of E.coli flagella motor
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: CLZhang@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. ShuGuang Chen

B.Sc. & M.Sc. (PKU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Position: Post-doc fellow
Research interests: computational chemistry
Hobbies: photography
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: ShuGuangChen@yangtze.hku.hk

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Jiang Wu

B.Sc. (HKU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests:
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm302
Email: wujiang@yangtze.hku.hk

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JianQiao Zhang

B.Sc. (HKU)
Position: Ph.D. student
Research interests: quantum computing
Hobbies: movies, fashion, delicious food
Office: CYMC Rm301A
Email: jianqiao8869@gmail.com

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Yan Ho Kwok

B.Sc. (HKU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Computational Chemistry
Hobbies: jogging, movies, computer games
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: kwokyanho@yangtze.hku.hk

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Ying Huang

B.Sc. (Fudan)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Computational Chemistry
Hobbies: Basketball, Reading
Office: CYMC Rm302
Email: hy@yangtze.hku.hk

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WeiJun Zhou

B.Sc. (PKU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Density Functional Theory
Hobbies: Sightseeing
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: zwjchem@yangtze.hku.hk

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Yi Zhou

B.Sc. (PKU)
Position: M.Phil. Student
Research interests: Computational Chemistry
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm301A
Email: yizhou@yangtze.hku.hk

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Jun Li

B.Sc. (Fudan), M.Phil. (HKU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Neural Network
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm301A
Email: lijun@yangtze.hku.hk

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ZiYao Xu

B.Sc. (Fudan)
Position: M.Phil. Student
Research interests: MD Simulation
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: xuziyao@yangtze.hku.hk

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Promise L Chin

B.Sc. (HKU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Computational Chemistry
Hobbies: Bridge
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: prochin@yangtze.hku.hk

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GuanYa Yang

B.Eng. (Osaka)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests: Machine Learning
Hobbies: Antique, Cat
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: ygy@yangtze.hku.hk

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QiZhou Chen

B.Sc. (HKBU)
Position: Ph.D. Student
Research interests:
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: chenqz@yangtze.hku.hk

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Former members

Prof. ZhongMin Su

Current position: Vice president, Northeast Normal University, China

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Dr. Satoshi Yokojima

B.Sc. 1990 (Keio Univ., Japan), Ph.D. 1995 (Keio Univ., Japan)
Current position: Associate Professor, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
Research interest: theoretical and computational chemistry, theoretical physics, analysis of many-body systems, such as the dynamics of the electronic systems
Email: yokojima@yangtze.hku.hk

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Prof. WanZhen Liang

Ph.D. 2001 (HKU)
Current position: "Minjiang Scholar" endowed Professor, Xiamen University, China
Email: liangwz@yangtze.hku.hk

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Chun Kit Tsang


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DongHao Zhou


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Dr. Man Fai Ng (Andy)

B.Sc. 1998 (HKU), Ph.D. 2003 (HKU)
Current position: Senior Research Engineer, Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore
Email: ngmf@ihpc.a-star.edu.sg

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Dr. Chi Chiu Ma (Martin)

B.Sc. 2000 (HKU), Ph.D. 2004 (HKU)
Email: martin@yangtze.hku.hk

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Prof. XiuJun Wang

B.Sc. (NENU), Ph.D. (Sichuan Univ.)
Current position:
Professor and Chairman, Department of Applied Chemistry
Deputy Dean, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
South China University of Technology, China
Email: xjwang@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Lai Ho Wong

B.Sc. & Ph.D. (HKU)
Research interest: artificial neural network and two electron repulsion integral
Hobbies: basketball
Email: alarry@yangtze.hku.hk

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Prof. LiHong Hu

B.Sc. & M.S. (NENU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Current position: Professor, School of Computer Science & Information Technology, NENU
Research interests: drug design and quantum dissipation theory
Hobbies: golf, badmiton, swimming, reading novels
Email: lhhu@yangtze.hku.hk

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Prof. Xiao Zheng

B.Sc. (USTC), Ph.D. (HKU)
Current position: Professor, Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale, USTC
Research interests: theoretical and computational chemistry
Hobbies: soccer
Email: xzheng@yangtze.hku.hk

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Prof. Fan Wang

Ph.D. (PKU)
Current position: Professor, Sichuan University, China
Email: fan@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Chi Yung Yam

B.Sc. & Ph.D. (HKU)
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Beijing Computational Science Research Center
Research interests: theoretical and computational chemistry
Hobbies: soccer
Email: yamcy@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Yan Mo

B.Sc. (USTC), Ph.D. (HKUST)
Current position: Associate Researcher, State Key Laboratory of Precision Spectroscopy, ECNU
Email: moyan@yangtze.hku.hk

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XiaoBo Li

B.Sc. (PKU), M.Sc. (HKU)
Worked as: M.Phil. Student
Current position: Project Manager, China Fortune Strategic Investment
Email: clzs@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. JianZhou Zheng

B.Sc. (XMU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. Student, Research Associate
Current position: Associate/Assistant Vice Precident, Nomura Singapore Limited
Hobbies: hiking, photography
Email: jzzheng@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. XiaoJing Ren

B.Sc. (PKU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. Student
Current position: China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation(Sinopec)
Email: ren@yangtze.hku.hk

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Yang Xie

B.Sc. 2007 (HKU)
Worked as: undergrad helper
Current position: Ph.D. student, Department of Physics, Cornell University, USA
Research interests: spectroscopic-imaging scanning tunneling microscope (SI-STM) studies in strong coupling oxides materials
Hobbies: jogging, traveling, fine arts, foreign cultures
Email: yx48@cornell.edu

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Fan Liu

B.Sc. 2009 (Zhejiang University)
Worked as: undergrad helper
Current position: Ph.D. student, Department of Chemistry, Caltech, USA
Hobbies: chemistry, neuroscience, Tai-chi
Email: liufan.brooks@gmail.com

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Nuo Wang

B.Sc. 2010 (HKU)
Worked as: undergrad helper
Current position: Ph.D. student, Department of Chemistry, UCSD, USA
Hobbies: drawing
Email: wolich22@gmail.com

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Yuan Shi

B.Sc. (HKU)
Worked as: undergrad helper
Research interests: synergetic, pattern evolution, density functional theory
Hobbies: violin, hiking, running, poetry
Email: waterfollower@hotmail.com

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Tao Jiang

undergrad (HKU)
Worked as: UnderGrad Helper
Research interests: Neural Network
Hobbies: Reading Novels, Guitar
Email: jiangtao@yangtze.hku.hk

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Karan Handa

undergrad (I.I.T. Guwahati)
Worked as: UnderGrad Helper
Research interests: Computational Chemistry, Density functional theory
Hobbies: Football,Music
Email: karanhanda97@gmail.com

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Dr. Hui Cao

Worked as: Research Associate
Current Position: Professor, School of Environment Science and Technology, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology
Research interests:
Hobbies:
Email: caoh@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Tao Song

B.Sc. & M.Sc. (BNU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Worked as: Research Associate
Research interests: Neural Network Application in First-principle Calculation
Hobbies:
Email: songtao@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. LingYi Meng

B.Sc. (USTC), Ph.D. (ICCAS)
Worked as: Post-doc fellow
Current Position: Research Associate, Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemistry for Energy Materials, Xiamen University
Research interests: computational simulation on electronics
Hobbies: hiking, watching movies
Email: lymeng@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Kit Peng

B.Sc. (SCNU), Ph.D. (SYSU)
Worked as: Post-doc fellow
Research interests: Semiconductor Nanodevice Simulation
Hobbies: reading, movie, swimming, snow boarding
Email: pengjie@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Hang Xie

B.Sc.&M.Sc. (Fudan), Ph.D. (HKUST)
Worked as: Post-doc fellow
Research interests: Molecular Electronics, and Molecular Simulation
Hobbies: Reading books, travel and having fun with friends
Email: xiehang@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Siu Kong KOO

B.Sc. , M.Phil. & Ph.D. (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. Student, Research Associate
Research interests: computational chemistry
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: koo@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Yu Zhang

B.Sc. (SYSU) , Ph.D. (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. student
Current Position: Post-doc fellow, Northwestern University
Research interests: Quantum transport and dissipation
Hobbies:
Email: zhy@yangtze.hku.hk

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RuLin Wang

B.Sc. (Qufu Normal Univ.)
Worked as: Research Assistant
Research interests: Computational Physics
Hobbies: Reading
Email: rulin11@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. ZhenYu Yin

B.Sc. (USTC), PhD (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. Student, Research Associate
Research interests: computational chemistry
Office: CYMC Rm301
Email: zyyin@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Qing Zhang

B.Sc. (NJU), PhD (HKU)
Worked as: Ph.D. student
Research interests: Density functional theory, ehrenfest dynamics
Hobbies:
Office: CYMC Rm302
Email: zhqing@yangtze.hku.hk

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Dr. Jian Sun

B.Sc. & M.E. (NKU), Ph.D. (HKU)
Position: Research Officer
Research interests: Machine Learning, Computational Simulation
Hobbies: photography, hiking, table tennis, squash
Office: CYMC Rm302, Main Campus
& Room 3, 901, Cyberport 2

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