University of Science and Technology of China

Chao-Yang Lu

Physical Sciences

Chao-Yang Lu obtained Bachelor’s degree from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2004, and PhD in Physics from the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge in 2011. Since 2011, he is a Professor of Physics at USTC. His current research interest includes quantum computation, solid-state quantum photonics, superconducting circuits, and atomic arrays. His work on quantum teleportation was selected as Physics World Breakthrough of the Year 2015. He has been awarded Fresnel Prize (2017), Adolph Lomb Medal (2020), Landauer and Bennett Award in Quantum Computing (2021).