ZHU Bangfen

Academic Posts

Professor, Chair, Department of Physics, Tsinghua University
Member, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research Interests

  • Phonon Modes and Electron-Phonon Interaction in Semiconductors and Semiconductor Low-Dimensional Systems
  • Electronic structure in Low-Dimensional Semiconductor Structures
  • Mesoscopic Physics
  • Ultrafast Optical Processes in Semiconductors

Professional Experiences

2003-now, Professor, Department of Physics, Tsinghua University, Beijing
2000-2003, Professor, Center for Advanced Study, Tsinghua University, Beijing


11981, Tsinghua University, M.S. in Physics
1970, Tsinghua University, B.S. in Physics

Awards & Honors

1993, 2004, 2nd Class Award of National Natural Science
1989, 1st Class of CAS Natural Science Award
1990, 1995, 2nd Class Awards of CAS Natural Science Award

Selected Publications

Authored or co-authored over 70 research papers and 7 books.
1. Bang-fen Zhu and K. A. Chao, "Phonon Modes and Raman Scattering in GaAs-GaAlAs", Phys. Rev. B 36, 4906-4914 (1987)
2. Bang-fen Zhu and Kun Huang, "Effect of Valence-Band Hybridization on the Exciton Spectra in GaAs-GaAlAs Quantum Wells", Phys. Rev. B 36 8102-8108, (1987)
3. Bang-fen Zhu, "Oscillator Strength and Optical Selection Rule of Excitons in Quantum Wells",Phys. Rev. B 37, 4689-4693 (1988)
4. Kun Huang and Bang-fen Zhu, "Long Wavelength Optic Vibrations in a Superlattice", Phys. Rev. B 38, 2183-2186 (1988)
5. Bang-fen Zhu, "Optical Phonon Modes in Superlattices", Phys.Rev. B 38, 7694-7701 (1988)
6. Bang-fen Zhu, "Exciton Spectra in GaAs/GaAlAs Quantum Wells in an Externally Applied Electric Field", Phys. Rev. B38, 13316-13122, (1988)
7. Kun Huang and Bang-fen Zhu, "Dielectric Continuum Model and Frohlich Interaction in Superlattices", Phys. Rev. B 38, 13377-13386 (1988)
8. Bang-fen Zhu, Kun Huang and Hui Tang, " Exciton Mediated Raman Scattering in Multiple Quantum Wells", Phys. Rev. B 40, 6299-6303 (1989)
9. Kun Huang, Bang-fen Zhu and Hui Tang, "Microscopic Theory of Optical Phonon Raman Scattering in Quantum Well Systems", Phys. Rev. B 41, 5825-5842 (1990).
10. Hui Tang, Bang-fen Zhu and Kun Huang, "Raman scattering in superlattice under an electric field", Phys. Rev. B 42, 3082-3086 (1990).
11. Bangfen Zhu, "Optical Phonon Modes and Frohlich Potential in 1D Quantum Well Wires", Phys. Rev. B 44, 1926-1929 (1991)
12. Kun Huang and Bang-fen Zhu, "Temperature Dependence of the Low-Field Mobility of Miniband Conduction in Superlattices", Phys. Rev. B45, 14404-14407(1992).
13. Bang-fen Zhu and Kun Huang, "Self-Consistent Treatment of 3D-2D and 2D-2D Resonant Tunneling in Double-Barrier Structures", Phys. Rev. B48, 4575-4585(1993).
14. Bang-fen Zhu and Y. C. Chang, "Inversion Asymmetry, Hole Mixing, and Enhanced Pockels Effect in Quantum Wells", Phys. Rev. B 50 11932-11948 (1994)
15. J. B. Xia and Bang-fen Zhu, " Physics of Semiconductor Superlattices", Science and Technology Press (Shanghai) 1995.
16. S.L. Zhang, Bang-fen Zhu, F.M. Huang, Y. Yan, E.Y. Shang, S.S. Fan, W.G. Han, L. d. Zhang, G.W. Men, Effect of Disorders on Optical Phonon Raman Spectra in SiC Nanorods, Solid State Communication 111, 647-651(1999)
17. Jian-zhong Zhang, Bang-fen Zhu, Kun Huang, Comparison of Cooling rates of Hot Carriers in GaAs/AlAs based on Macroscopic and Microscopic Phonon models, Phys. Rev. B 59, 13184-13195 (1999)
18. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, Degenerate four-wave-mixing signals from a both dc- and ac- driven semiconductor superlattice, Phys. Rev. B 59, 5759-5769 (1999)
19. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, Bloch Oscillation under a Bichromatic Laser: Dynamical Delocalization and Localization, Persistent Terahertz Emission, and Harmonics Generation, EuroPhys. Lett. 50,526-532 (2000)
20. De-Yu Lu and Bang-fen Zhu, Optical phonon modes and Frohlich potential in Quantum Dots, Solid State Communication 115, 313-317(2000)
21. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, Dynamic Fano Resonance of Quasienergy Excitons in Superlattices, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 12, L741-747(2000)
22. Rong Yu, Bang-fen Zhu and Qi-ming Wang,"In-plane optical anisotropy in asymmetric Si1-xGex/Si/Si1-yGey superlattices" J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 13, L559-L567 (2001)
23. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, Adiabatic stabilization of excitons in an intense terahertz laser, Phys. Rev. B 66, 033106 (2002)
24. Jun-Qiang Lu, Jian Wu, Wenhui Duan, Feng Liu, Bang-Fen Zhu, Bing-Lin Gu, Metal-to-semiconductor transition in squashed armchair carbon nanotubes, Phys. Rev. Lett. 90 (15) 156601 (2003)
25. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, Dynamical quantum interference and its controllability in semiconductors irradiated by an intense teraherts laser, Physica E 17 (1-4) 191-196 (2003)
26. Ren-bao Liu, Bang-fen Zhu,Nonlinear optics of semiconductors under an intense terahertz field,Phys. Rev. B 68, 195206 (2003)
27. Ren-Bao Liu and Bang-fen Zhu, "Tunable terahertz emission from difference frequency in biased superlattices", Applied Physics Letter 84, 2730-2732 (2004)
28. Zuo-zi Chen,Rong Lv, Bang-fen Zhu, "Effects of electron-phonon interaction on non-equilibrium transport through single-molecule transistor", Phys. Rev. B 71, 165324 (2005)
29. Hai-zhou Lu,Rong Lv, Bang-fen Zhu, "Tunable Fano effect in parallel-coupled double quantum dot system", Phys. Rev. B 71, 235320 (2005)
30. Yong-qiang Cheng, Shu-yun Zhou and Bang-fen Zhu, Effect of isotope on Phonon spectra in single-wall carbon nanotubes, Phys. Rev. B 72, 035410 (2005)
31. Pu Yu, Jian Wu, and Bang-Fen Zhu,Enhanced quantum confined Pockels effect in SiGe superlattices,Phys. Rev. B 73,235328 (2006)
32. Zuo-zi Chen,Rong Lv, Bang-fen Zhu, "Phonon-assisted Kondo Effect in a Single-Molecule Transistor out of Equilibrium", J PHYS-CONDENS 18, 5435-5446 (2006)
33. Chao-xin Liu, Zhen-gang Zhu, and Bang-fen Zhu, Rashba Interaction as an External Yang-Mills Field Applied to One-Dimensional System, PHYSICA E-LOW-DIMENSIONAL SYSTEMS & NANOSTRUCTURES 32 (1-2): 391-394 ( 2006)
34. Jian-zhong Zhang and Bang-fen Zhu "Influence of longitudinal electric field on the hot phonon effect in quantum well" J Appl. Phys. 100,137007(2006)
35. Haizhou Lu, Rong Yv, and Bangfen Zhu, Fano effect in the Coulomb Blockade regime of parallel-coupled DQD system, Physica E: Low-Dimensional Systems and Nanostructures 34 (1-2), pp. 538-541 (2006)
36. Haizhou Lu, Rong Yv, and Bangfen Zhu, Fano effect through Parallel-coupled Double Coulomb Islands,J PHYS-CONDENS MAT 18, 8961–8972(2006)


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