Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Gao Weibo
Associate Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences - Division of Physics & Applied Physics
Provost’s Chair in Physics
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Nanyang Assistant Professor
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Postdoctoral research (Marie-Curie fellowship)
ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
Principal investigator: Prof. Atac Imamoglu
Quantum information, Quantum optics, Nano-photonics, Solid state physics, Spin opto-mechanics, Hybrid system, Quantum dot, Rare earth ions.

1. Observation of entanglement between a single photon and a quantum dot spin,
Nature, 491, 426 (2012) [research result from the Marie-Curie Grant]
Wei-Bo Gao, P. Fallahi, E. Togan, J.M. Sanchez and Atac Imamoglu
See also News & views on Nature by S. E. Economou
Highlighted by Nature physics

2. Experimental measurement-based quantum computing beyond the cluster-state model,
Nature Photonics, 5, 117 (2011)
Wei-Bo Gao, Xing-Can Yao, Jian-Ming Cai, He Lu, Ping Xu, Tao Yang, Chao-Yang Lu, Yu-Ao Chen, Zeng-Bing Chen, Jian-Wei Pan

3. Experimental demonstration of a hyper-entangled ten-qubit Schrödinger cat state,
Nature Physics, 6, 331 (2010)
Wei-Bo Gao, Chao-Yang Lu, Xing-Can Yao, Ping Xu, Otfried Gühne, Alexander Goebel, Yu-Ao Chen, Cheng-Zhi Peng, Zeng-Bing Chen, Jian-Wei Pan.
Highlighted by Nature Photonics.

4. Quantum Teleportation from a Propagating Photon to a Solid-State Spin Qubit,
Nature Communications, 4, 2744 (2013)
Wei-Bo Gao, P. Fallahi, E. Togan, A. Delteil, Y. S. Chin, J.M. Sanchez and Atac Imamoglu

5. Experimental demonstration of topological error correction,
Nature, 482, 489 (2012)
Xing-Can Yao, Tian-Xiong Wang, Hao-Ze Chen, Wei-Bo Gao, A. G. Fowler, Robert Raussendorf, Zeng-Bing Chen, Nai-Le Liu, Chao-Yang Lu, You-Jin Deng, Yu-Ao Chen, Jian-Wei Pan
See also News & views on Nature by J.D. Franson
  • Cost-Effective and Fast Multi-User Quantum Key Distribution Network with an Untrusted Centralized Quantum Server
  • Electrically pumping and Ultra-high brightness room temperature telecom SPE
  • Fabrication of ultra-pure ‘quantum grade’ diamond via MPCVD
  • Heterogenous quantum interfaces over metropolitan distances
  • Integrated On-chip Planar Coherent Light Sources
  • Integrated Quantum Receiver for Single Photon Detection
  • Island-wide quantum key distribution using electrically driven single photon emitters
  • Lanthanides-based Biosensor chemical engineering (NUS PI: Liu Xiaogang)
  • NV center Quantum sensing measurement for health science
  • Phase-Change Optical Nanoantenna Enhanced Single Photon Emitters with Tunability and Chirality
  • Plasmonic nanopore: Toward on-chip quantum-based genome sequencing
  • Precision magnetic field sensing based on NV centers in diamond (WP-S1)
  • Precision magnetic field sensing based on NV centers in diamond (WP-S1) (For research scholarship only)
  • Precision Reflectance Sensing in Noisy Environments via Quantum Illumination
  • Processing and Characterization of Diamond Crystals
  • Provost's Chair in Physics
  • Quantum And Topological Nanophotonics
  • Quantum Assisted Navigation and Magnetic Sensing
  • Quantum Assisted Navigation and Magnetic Sensing (For research scholarship only)
  • Quantum Hub
  • Quantum sensing for health science based on NV centers in diamond
  • Quantum Topological Devices And 3D Nanophotonic Integration
  • Solid state qubit spin photon interface
  • Solution-Processed Perovskite Materials for Next Generation Integrated X-Ray Sensors
  • SPE QKD (NUS PI: Alexander Ling)