Shoucheng Zhang, PhD

Professor of Physics

(650) 723-2894

Europhysics Prize 2010
Awarded by the European Physical Society.

Oliver Buckley Prize 2012
Awarded by the American Physical Society.

Dirac Medal and Prize 2012
Awarded by the International Center for Theoretical Physics.

Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics 2015
Awarded by The Franklin Institute

Elected to National Academy of Sciences 2015


Diplom in Physics, Free University of Berlin, Germany

PhD,  State University of New York, Stony Brook

Research Interests

Theoretical condensed matter physics, including quantum spin Hall effect, topological insulators and superconductors, quantum spintronics, cuprate and pnictide superconductors, superfluidity and magnetism.




The Quantum Spin Hall Effect

Theory of High Tc Superconductivity

The Quantum Hall Effect

Quantum spintronics


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