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Qing Zhang
Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing 100871

Sep. 2005 – Jan. 2011  Ph.D Physics, Tsinghua University
Sep. 2001 – Jul. 2005  B.S Materials Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, China

Professional Experience
April 2016 –  Assistant Professor, PI, College of Engineering, Peking University, China
Jan. 2011–Apr. 2016  Postdoc, Nanyang Technological University

Research Areas and Interests: Semiconductor Optics and Nanophotonics

  • Photophysics and optical spectroscopy of emergent low-dimensional semiconductors;
  • Strong light matter interaction of semiconductors;
  • Semiconductor Microlasers;
  • Exciton-plasmon interactions and related devices;

Selected Awards

  • 2018, Young Scientists of Nanochemistry, Chinese Chemical Society;

Selected Publications

  1. Y. Gao, L. Y. Zhao, Q. Y. Shang, Y. G. Zhong, Z. Liu, J. Chen, Z. P. Zhang, J. Shi, W. N. Du, Y. F. Zhang, S. L. Chen, P. Gao, X. F. Liu*, X. N. Wang* and Q. Zhang*,"Ultrathin CsPbX3 Nanowire Arrays with Strong Emission Anisotropy", Adv. Mater., 30, 1801805(2018)
  2. Q. Y. Shang, S. Zhang, Z. Liu, J. Chen, P. F. Yang, C. Li, W. Li, Y. F. Zhang, Q. H. Xiong,* X. F. Liu,* and Q. Zhang*,"Surface Plasmon Enhanced Strong Exciton−Photon Coupling in Hybrid Inorganic−Organic Perovskite Nanowires", Nano Lett., 18, 3335–3343 (2018)
  3. L. Y. Zhao, Q. Y. Shang, Y. Gao, J. Shi, Z. Liu, J. Chen, Y. Mi, P. F. Yang, Z. P. Zhang, W.N. Du, M. Hong, Y. Liang, J. Y. Xie, X. Y. Hu, B. Peng, J. C. Leng, X. F. Liu, Y. Zhao*, Y. F. Zhang* and Q. Zhang*,"High-Temperature Continuous-Wave Pumped Lasing from Large-Area Monolayer Semiconductors Grown by Chemical Vapor Deposition", ACS Nano 12, 9390–9396 (2018)
  4. W. N. Du, S. Zhang, Q. Zhang*, and X. F. Liu*, "Recent Progress of Strong Exciton–Photon Coupling in Lead Halide Perovskites", Adv. Mater. 30, 1804894 (2018)
  5. Q. Zhang, X. F. Liu, M. I. B. Utama, G. X. Xing, T. C. Sum, Q. H. Xiong*, “Phonon-Assisted Anti-Stokes Lasing in ZnTe Nanoribbons”, Adv. Mater. 28, 276-283 (2016).
  6. Q. Zhang, S. T. Ha, X. F. Liu, T. C. Sum*, Q. H. Xiong*, Room-Temperature Near-Infrared High-Q Perovskite Whispering-Gallery Planar Nanolasers, Nano Lett. 14, 5995-6001 (2014). (ESI Highly Cited Paper)
  7. Q. Zhang, G. Y. Li, X. F. Liu, F. Qian, Y. Li, T. C. Sum, C. M. Lieber, Q. H. Xiong*, “A Room-temperature Low-threshold Ultra-violet Plasmonic Nanolaser”, Nature Commun. 5, 4935 (2014).
  8. X. F. Liu+, Q. Zhang+, J. N. Yip, Q. H. Xiong* and T. C. Sum*, “Wavelength Tunable Single Nanowire Lasers Based on Surface Plasmon Polariton Enhanced Burstein–Moss Effect”, Nano Lett. 13, 5336-5343 (2013).( +co-first authors).
  9. X. F. Liu+, Q. Zhang+, Q. H. Xiong* and T. C. Sum*, “Tailoring the Lasing Modes in Semiconductor Nanowire Cavities Using Intrinsic Self-Absorption”, Nano Lett. 13, 1080–1085, 2013. (+co-first author).
  10. J. Pan+, M. I. B. Utama+, Q. Zhang+, X. F. Liu, B. Peng, L. M. Wong, T. C. Sum, S. J. Wang, and Qihua Xiong*, “Composition-tunable Vertically Aligned CdSxSe1-x Nanowire Arrays via van der Waals Epitaxy: Investigation of Optical Properties and Photocatalytic Behavior”, Adv. Mater. 24, 4151-4156 (2012) (+co-first authors).
  11. Q. Zhang, X.F. Liu, M. I. B. Utama, J. Zhang, la Mata, J. Arbiol, Y.H. Lu, T. C. Sum*, Q. H. Xiong*, “Highly Enhanced Exciton Recombination Rate by Strong Electron–Phonon Coupling in Single ZnTe Nanobelt”, Nano Lett. 12, 6420-6427 (2012).
  12. Q. Zhang, X. Y. Shan, X. Feng, C. X. Wang, Q. Q. Wang*, J. F. Jia*, Q. K. Xue. “Modulating Fabry-Perot Oscillation and Q value of CdS Nanowire by a Single Ag Nanoparticle”, Nano Lett. 11, 4270-4274 (2011).