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Professor Di Xiao joins MSE faculty

June 29, 2021

Prof. Di Xiao

We are excited to announce that Prof. Di Xiao will be joining our faculty in September 2021.

Di is a renowned theorist in the field of quantum materials. In particular, he pioneered the fields of quantum valleytronics, two-dimensional (2D) van der Waals magnets, and the application of novel Berry phase effects in 2D quantum materials. Di is a prestigious Simons Fellow and his work is very highly cited (over 30,000 citations), earning him the honor of being named a Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher every year since 2017, a distinction only the top 1% of people in the field have.