Ming Lyu

Ming Lyu

  • Department of Physics</br> Tsinghua University</br> Haidian District</br> Beijing 100084, P.R.China</br> Phone: +86 188 0010 0329</br> Email: minglyu2016@outlook.com
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Princeton University: 09/2016 – Expected 2021 PhD in Applied Physics, Dept. of Electrical Engineering

Tsinghua University: 08/2012 – 07/2016 B.S. in Physics, Dept. of Physics, College of Science Overall GPA: 92.6/100, Rank: Top 3/35

Tsinghua University: 09/2013 – 07/2016 Minor in Computer Science, Dept. of Computer Science and Technology Minor GPA: 96.1/100

University of Waterloo: 07/2015 – 09/2015 Research intern in The Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)

The University of Melbourne: 07/06/2014 – 07/20/2014 Selected for Tsinghua Melbourne Science Camp


Coherent control of the electron spin resonance and RF pulse fixing for the spin control instruments: 07/2015 – 09/2015 The Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), University of Waterloo Advisor: Prof. Dr. Raymond Laflamme & Dr. Guanru Feng Description:

  • Explored analytical solutions of Rabi model
  • Applied signal processing methods to experiment data analyzing
  • Analyzed transfer function of linear response system and improved the measurement of the transfer function
  • Studied basic error correction algorithms and their implement
  • Investigated how the instruments for the electron spin resonance are constructed
  • Developed an understanding on the relationship of models and experiments

Tool: Rabi Model and Its Solutions; Electron Spin Resonance

Numerical solution to superconducting BdG equations in some reduced cases: 04/2015 - 06/2015 Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University Advisor: Assistant Research Fellow Dr. Ben Xu Description:

  • Learned mean field theory and BdG equation;
  • Numerically computed the wave functions with periodic boundary conditions in 2 and 3 spatial dimensions;
  • Studied the phase transitions and critical points.

Tool: BdG equation; Matlab coding; Parallel computing

Basic Training in Optics and Construction of Laser: 09/2014 – 12/2014 Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University Advisor: Associate Prof. Shuo Jiang Description:

  • Constructed a simple laser from scratch, including purchasing optical instruments, learning the basic construction of a laser, and building the optical path.

Tool: Basic Optical Instrument; Laser Construction Non-Markovian Dynamics of Open Quantum Systems without Rotating Wave Approximation 04/2014 – 06/2014 Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University Advisor: Prof. Xiang-Bin Wang Description:

  • Studied the non-Markovian dynamics of a damped oscillator coupled with a reservoir
  • Found that the non-Markovian feature exists within a wide range of the even small coupling strength


  • This project advances the literature when compared with previous findings that are based on rotating wave approximation
  • Together with prior results at a strong coupling, our study provides convincing evidence on the issue of non-Markovian feature

Tool: BCH formula; Numerical Simulation

Measurement of H^2/D^2 Isotope Shift by Diffraction Grating: 10/2013 – 12/2013 Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University Description:

  • Used grating to measure the isotope shift of H^2/D^2
  • Obtained data by CMOS imaging techniques
  • Analyzed the data via Matlab

Tool: Grating; CMOS Imaging Sensor; Matlab


  • Ming-Jia Tang, Yu-Kai Wu, Ming Lyu, Jia-Nan Tang, Zhen Guo, Tian Chen, and Xiang-Bin Wang, Non-Markovian dynamics of open quantum systems without rotating wave approximation, arXiv:1407.5359, 2014


  • Excellent skills in C/C++, LaTeX
  • Familiarity with Matlab, Photoshop, Excel
  • Basic skills in Python, Qt,
  • Basic Operation in Optics, Linux


  • “Good Reading” National Scholarship, Tsinghua University:2014
  • Student Award for Research and Innovation, Tsinghua University:2014
  • Outstanding Student of Social Work, Tsinghua University:2014
  • Excellent League Member in Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University:2014
  • The Second Rate Comprehensive Scholarship, Tsinghua University: 2013


  • Chair of Student Association for Science and Technology, Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University:06/2015 – Present
  • Key Member of School Debate Team, Tsinghua University:03/2013 – Present
  • Founding member& Team Leader of Debate Team in Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University:09/2013 – Present
  • Vice-Chair of Student Union, Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University:09/2014 – 02/2015
  • President of Life & Rights Department, Student Union, Dept. of Physics, Tsinghua University:09/2013 – 09/2014
  • Vice-President of Information Department, Student Association for Science and Technology, Tsinghua University:03/2013 – 06/2013