Nanlin Wang
Nanlin Wang

Vice President for Research
Office 327
Research Scientist (PI)
Peking University

Research Group: Ultrafast Coherence Control and Imaging Research Group


B.Sc. in Physics, Zhengzhou University, 1978-1982.

M. Sc. in Physics, Huazhong Univ. of Sci. & Tech.,1986-1989.

Ph. D. in Physics, Univ. of Sci. & Tech. of China, 1989-1991.


Academic Employment:

2021.3-present Vice President for Research, BAQIS

2014.7- present Chair professor, International Center for Quantum Materials, School of Physics, Peking University, China

2000.1-2014.6 Professor, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 1999.10-1999.12 Professor, Cryogenic Laboratory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 1998.1-1999.10 Research associate, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada

1996.10-1998.1 ISTEC & STA research fellow in ISTEC, Tokyo, Japan

1994.9-1996.9 Alexander von Humboldt fellow in TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany 1992.1-1994.9 Lecturer in Department of Physics, Univ. of Sci. & Tech. of China, Hefei, China


Research interests:

1. Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, time-resolved THz spectroscopy, ultrafast

pump-probe studies on superconductors and correlated electron systems, including iron pnictides/chalcogenides and cuprate high temperature superconductors, low dimensional CDW/SDW compounds, transition metal oxides, heavy Fermions, Dirac/Weyl semimetals…;

2. Exploration of novel superconductors; materials synthesis and crystals growth.

Publications: coauthored over 270 papers, including 2 review articles in Reports on Progress of Phyisics, 34 in Phys. Rev. Lett./X, 112 in Phys. Rev. B & M, 13 in Nature group journals (Nature, Nature Physics, Nature Materials, Nature communications) and Science Advances, PNAS.

Citations: over 13000.

Book: “Iron-based superconductors: Materials, Properties and Mechanisms”, Edited by Nan-Lin Wang, Hideo Hosono and Pengcheng Dai, Pan Standford Publishing, 2013 (also contributed a chapter “Optical investigation on iron-based superconductors” to the book.)


Professional service:

Director of the Key Laboratory of Extreme Conditions Physics, Institute of Physics, CAS


Member of C5 Commission (Low Temperature Physics), the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) (2008-2014);

Organizer/co-organizer or board member of international advisory committees of numerous domestic and international conferences.



Among the list of Thomson Reuters/Clarivate 2016, 2017, 2018

The first-class prize of China's state natural science award, 2013;

Fellow of American Physical Society, 2012;

YeQiSun Award of Chinese Physical Society, 2009;

The collective award for outstanding achievement of science & technology from the Qiu Shi Science & Technology Foundation, HongKong, 2009.

The National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2000; “Hundred talents program” of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1998;