Group members


Welcome to the Meng's group in the Key Laboratory of Condensed Matter Theory and Computation, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. We are interested in numerical investigations on strongly correlated electron systems, especially employing and developing large-scale quantum Monte Carlo and cluster dynamic mean-field theory simulations. Currently our group has one PI (Zi Yang Meng), one postdoctoral researchers (Zheng Yan) and 4 graduate students.


Prof. Zi Yang Meng

I joined the Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IOP, CAS) as an associate professor in August 2014 and become full Professor in August 2018. Before that I worked at the Department of Physics, University of Toronto as a postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Hae-Young Kee and Prof. Yong-Baek Kim, and the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University as a postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. Mark Jarrell. I graduated from the University of Stuttgart, Germany, with a Ph.D. in theoretical condensed matter physics in 2011. My research specializes in strongly correlated electron systems and computational condensed matter physics, in particular quantum Monte Carlo and cluster dynamic mean field simulations. In this page you can find information about my research (on topics such as quantum magnetism, topological states of matter, quantum spin liquids, unconventional superconductivity, etc), publications, talks, lecture notes and codes, and last but not least, my causal writings about understanding of the world in and outside physics.

Current Members:

Dr. Zheng Yan(严正)

Postdoctoral researcher

Gaopei Pan (潘高培)

5th year graudate student

Weilun Jiang (姜伟伦)

5th year graudate student

Chuhao Li (李楚豪)

5th year graudate student

Former Members:

Dr. Yuan-Yao He (何院耀)

Postdoc at Flatlron Institute
(co-advisor Prof. Zhong-Yi Lu from Renmin University of China)

Dr. Yan-Cheng Wang (王艳成)

Assistant Professor at China University of Mining and Technology

Dr. Xiao Yan Xu (许霄琰)

Associate Professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
(co-advisor Prof. Zhong Fang from IOP, CAS)

Dr. Yan Qi Qin (秦彦齐)

Analyst at CCBFund, Beijing, China
(co-advisor Prof. Zhong Fang from IOP, CAS)

Dr. Nv Sen Ma (马女森)

Associate Professor at Beihang University, China

Zi Hong Liu (刘子宏)

Postdoc at Universit¨at W¨urzburg, Germany

Guang Yu Sun (孙光宇)

Postdoc at Institute for Advanced Study, Tsinghua University, China

Chuang Chen (陈闯)

Postdoc at Fudan University, China

Yuan Da Liao (廖元达)

Postdoc at Fudan University, China

Wei Wang (王薇)

Teacher at Beijing No.11 High School, China

Yu Zhi Liu (刘毓智)

Researcher at ByteDance AI Lab


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