Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Gao Weibo

Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF)
NRF Fellow, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences

Division of Physics & Applied Physics
School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences
College of Science

Phone: (+65)63162964
Office: SPMS-PAP-03-06

  • Master & PhD Univ of Science & Technology of China 2010
  • BSc Univ of Science & Technology of China 2005
Nanyang Assistant Professor
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Postdoctoral research (Marie-Curie fellowship)
ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
Principal investigator: Prof. Atac Imamoglu
Research Interests
Quantum information, Quantum optics, Nano-photonics, Solid state physics, Spin opto-mechanics, Hybrid system, Quantum dot, Rare earth ions.

1. Observation of entanglement between a single photon and a quantum dot spin,
Nature, 491, 426 (2012) [research result from the Marie-Curie Grant]
Wei-Bo Gao, P. Fallahi, E. Togan, J.M. Sanchez and Atac Imamoglu
See also News & views on Nature by S. E. Economou
Highlighted by Nature physics

2. Experimental measurement-based quantum computing beyond the cluster-state model,
Nature Photonics, 5, 117 (2011)
Wei-Bo Gao, Xing-Can Yao, Jian-Ming Cai, He Lu, Ping Xu, Tao Yang, Chao-Yang Lu, Yu-Ao Chen, Zeng-Bing Chen, Jian-Wei Pan

3. Experimental demonstration of a hyper-entangled ten-qubit Schrödinger cat state,
Nature Physics, 6, 331 (2010)
Wei-Bo Gao, Chao-Yang Lu, Xing-Can Yao, Ping Xu, Otfried Gühne, Alexander Goebel, Yu-Ao Chen, Cheng-Zhi Peng, Zeng-Bing Chen, Jian-Wei Pan.
Highlighted by Nature Photonics.

4. Quantum Teleportation from a Propagating Photon to a Solid-State Spin Qubit,
Nature Communications, 4, 2744 (2013)
Wei-Bo Gao, P. Fallahi, E. Togan, A. Delteil, Y. S. Chin, J.M. Sanchez and Atac Imamoglu

5. Experimental demonstration of topological error correction,
Nature, 482, 489 (2012)
Xing-Can Yao, Tian-Xiong Wang, Hao-Ze Chen, Wei-Bo Gao, A. G. Fowler, Robert Raussendorf, Zeng-Bing Chen, Nai-Le Liu, Chao-Yang Lu, You-Jin Deng, Yu-Ao Chen, Jian-Wei Pan
See also News & views on Nature by J.D. Franson
Current Projects
  • "QSYNC": Theory and Experiments of Quantum Synchronisation in Trapped Ions and Nano-Mechanical Resonators
  • Atomically Thin Quantum Light Emitting Devices
  • NV Center Based Qubits in Silicon Carbide for QuantumComputing
  • Nanoscale Imaging Magnetometry with Color Centers in Silicon Carbide
  • Quantum Manipulation of Hybrid Solid State System
  • Quantum Manipulation of Silicon-Vacancy Centers in Diamond
  • Quantum Photonics
  • Quantum and Topological Nanophotonics
  • Spin-Photon Interface in Wide Bandgap Oxide Materials

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