Group Members

1. Principal Investigator

Erhai Zhao (PhD 2005, Northwestern)

Associate Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
George Mason University, MSN 3F3
Fairfax, VA 22030

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information:
Email: ezhao2[at]gmu[dot]edu
Office: Planetary Hall, Room 207
Phone: 703-993-4571
Fax: 703-993-1269

2. Postdoc Fellows and Graduate Students

Dr. Ahmet Keles  (PhD, University of Washington Seattle)
Postdoc fellow, 2014-present

Dr. Haiyuan Zou (PhD, University of Iowa)
Visiting scholar from University of Pittsburgh, now at T. D. Lee Institute, Shanghai

Jeff Jaso PhD student (main advisor: Dr. M. Stiles, NIST).
Huanyu Wang Visiting PhD student, Institute of Physics, Beijing, China.

3. Previous Members

Dr. Zhenyu Zhou (PhD, Washington University St Louis)
Postdoc fellow, 2013-2015

Dr. Satyan Bhongale (PhD, University of Colorado Boulder)
Postdoc fellow, 2011-2013

Mahmoud Lababidi
PhD student. Thesis: Theory of superconductor-topological insulator heterostructures. Defended in July 2013.

Prof. Qi Zhang
Visiting professor from Wilczek Quantum Center, China, 2014.

Chris Olund
Undergraduate summer research associate, 2011 and 2012, now physics PhD student at University of California, Berkeley.

4. Link to other condensed matter theorists at Mason

Prof. Indu Satija
Prof. Predrag Nikolic