Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Justin Song Chien Wen

Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF)

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

Phone: (+65)65137411
Office: SPMS-PAP-04-07

  • BSc Imperial College, University of London 2007
  • MA Harvard University 2011
  • PhD (Applied Physics) Harvard University 2014
Justin Song is a National Research Foundation fellow, and joined the faculty at Nanyang Technological University as a Nanyang assistant professor in 2016. Previously, he was a Burke fellow and Sherman Fairchild scholar of physics at Caltech.

Justin Song received his BSc and ARCS in physics from Imperial College London (2007), an AM from Harvard (2011), and a PhD from Harvard (2014). He is the recipient of a number of awards including a National Research Foundation fellowship, a Caltech prize fellowship in physics, and a National Science Scholarship.
Research Interests
Justin's research interests cover a broad range in theoretical condensed matter physics and emergent phenomena in quantum materials. Some current themes include novel charge/valley/spin/energy transport, topological materials, and 2D layered heterostructures; see also group website.
Current Projects
  • Functional Quantum Materials
  • Topological Electronics and Opto-Electronics (TEAO): Van der Waals Heterostructures as a Platform for New Valley, Spin, Energy, and Charge Manipulation in Devices

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