Wensheng Vincent Liu
Professor of Physics, University of Pittsburgh

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Dept of Physics & Astronomy
University of Pittsburgh 
3941 O'Hara Street Rm 100 Allen
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Office:
location: 223 Allen Hall
Phone:   (412) 624-9023       Fax: (412) 624-9163

Email:
wvliu@pitt.edu         (for all emails)
Research Group

Students and Postdocs

Group Meetings and Talks

Group News

Postdoc openings

Publications in condensed matter, nonlinear dynamics  and more.
Future and Recent talks

Serve in  National Advisory Board, KITPC, Beijing, 2011--2015
Coordinator of the 2010 KITP "Optical Lattices" Program and
"Ultracold" Conference, Santa Barbara
2007 Outstanding Young Researcher Award from OCPA

Research

  • General interests
  • Selected Projects
  • Grants 
    • Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) [03/2012--2015; new 5-year grant 2015-2020]
    • Army Research Office (ARO) [Condensed Matter Physics/AMO Cold Atom Program, 2007--2010; Addon 2010-11; new 4-year plan award 2011-2015] 
    • DARPA Optical Lattice Emulator Program, 2007--2009 (phase 1)--2012 (phase 2) -- 2014 (addon extension)
    • Charles E Kaufman Foundation of The Pittsburgh Foundation  [New Initiative grant 2013-2015]

Teaching

  • Physics 0111: Introduction to Physics 2 (pre-meds) (Spring 2015)
  • Physics 2541: Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics (grad core course, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, & Spring 2014)
  • Physics 1351: Electricity and Magnetism (Fall 2011)
  • Physics 0110: Introduction to Physics 1 (Spring 2010)
  • Physics 0110: Introduction to Physics 1 (Summer 09)
  • Physics 2566: Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics 2 (grad core course, Spring 2009)
  • Physics 2565: Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics 1 (grad core course, Fall 2008)
  • Physics 0110: Introduction to Physics 1 (Spring 08)
  • Past courses
Last updated (partially):  24 Nov 2016