Chao Lian

Postdoctoral Researcher

Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences

The University of Texas at Austin
201 E 24th St, Austin, TX 78712

POB 5.142

Research Interests

Ultrafast dynamics in condensed matter physics, using real time dependent density functional theory (rt-TDDFT), including: laser-induced structural phase transition, ultrafast carrier transfer and relaxation, plasmon and plasmon-induced water splitting, high harmonic generation in solids, and ultrafast magnetization/demagnetization


2015 Ph.D., Condensed Matter Physics, Tsinghua University, China
2012 M.Sc., Condensed Matter Physics, Tsinghua University, China
2010 B.Sc., Applied Physics, Yantai University, China

Professional Experience

2018-2019 Postdoctoral Associate Researcher, University of California, Riverside, CA
2015-2018 Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China