Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Assoc Prof Gao Weibo

Associate Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences - Division of Physics & Applied Physics

Assoc Prof Gao Weibo

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
  • Cost-Effective and Fast Multi-User Quantum Key Distribution Network with an Untrusted Centralized Quantum Server
  • Integrated Quantum Receiver for Single Photon Detection
  • NV Center Based Qubits in Silicon Carbide for QuantumComputing
  • Nanoscale Imaging Magnetometry with Color Centers in Silicon Carbide
  • Provost’s Chair in Physics (Gao Weibo)
  • Quantum Manipulation of Hybrid Solid State System
  • Quantum Manipulation of Silicon-Vacancy Centers in Diamond
  • Quantum and Topological Nanophotonics
  • Spin-Photon Interface in Wide Bandgap Oxide Materials
  • The Next Generation of Spintronics with 2D Heterostructures
Selected Publications
  • Zumeng Huang, Yuanda Liu, Kevin Dini, Qinghai Tan, Zhuojun Liu, Hanlin Fang, Jin Liu, Timothy Liew, Weibo Gao. (2019). Robust room temperature valley Hall effect of interlayer excitons. Nano Letters, 20(2), 1345-1351.
  • Yuanda Liu, Hanlin Fang, Abdullah Rasmita, Yu Zhou, Juntao Li, Ting Yu, Qihua Xiong, Nikolay Zheludev, Jin Liu, Weibo Gao. (2019). Room temperature nanocavity laser with interlayer excitons in 2D heterostructures. Science Advances, 5, eaav4506.

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