*Associate Professor *
Department of Physics

Education

2012 Ph.D. Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale

University of Science and Technology of China

Supervisor: Prof. Jiangfeng Du

Thesis: Quantum Simulation towards Quantum Chemistry with NMR Simulators

2007 B.Sc. Special Class for Gifted Young

University of Science and Technology of China

Supervisor: Prof. Jiangfeng Du

Thesis: Application of Strongly Modulating Pulses in Liquid NMR

Experience

2019.03-present Associate Professor Department of Physics

Southern University of Science and Technology

2017.08-2019.03 Assistant Professor Department of Physics

Southern University of Science and Technology

2016.09-2017.08 Postdoctoral fellow Institute for Quantum Computing and Department of Physics

University of Waterloo

Raymond Laflamme and Bei Zeng Group

2012.09-2016.09 Postdoctoral fellow Institute for Quantum Computing and Department of Physics

University of Waterloo

Raymond Laflamme Group

2007.09-2012.07 PhD candidate Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale

University of Science and Technology of China

Jiangfeng Du Group

Honors and Awards

2018 National 1000-Talent Youth Plan

2017 Overseas High-Caliber Personnel in Shenzhen (Peacock Plan)

2012 CAS Presidential Scholarship

2011 Qiu Shi Graduate Student Scholarship

2011 First Prize in The Fifth Academic Forum of Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale

Grants

2019-2022 RMB 600,000 PI, China National Natural Science Foundation

2019-2020 RMB 500,000 PI, Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission

2019-2022 RMB 10,540,000 Co-PI, China National Natural Science Foundation

Professional Membership

2014-present Review Editor: Frontiers in Quantum Computing

Peer-review Services

Grants: China National Natural Science Foundation; Swiss National Science Foundation

Journals: Phys. Rev. Lett., Rep. Prog. Phys, Phys. Rev. X/A/B/Applied, New J. Phys., Quantum Sci. Technol., Sci. Bull., J. Phys. A: Math. Theor., Sci. China Phys. Mech. Astron., Front. ICT, Sci. Rep. etc

### Personal Profile

Educational Background

2012 Ph.D. Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale University of Science and Technology of China

2007 B.Sc. Special Class for Gifted Young University of Science and Technology of China

Professional Experience

2019.05-Present, Associate Professor, Department, Southern University of Science and Technology

2017.07-2019.05, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Southern University of Science and Technology

2016.09-2017.07, Postdoctoral fellow Institute for Quantum Computing and Department of Physics, University of Waterloo, Raymond Laﬂamme and Bei Zeng Group

2012.09-2016.09, Postdoctoral fellow Institute for Quantum Computing and Department of Physics, University of Waterloo, Raymond Laﬂamme Group

2007.09-2012.07, PhD candidate Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale, University of Science and Technology of China, Jiangfeng Du Group

Research Interests

Quantum information processing in nuclear and electron spin magnetic resonance systems.

Development of spin control techniques to achieve high-ﬁdelity coherent control.

Benchmarks in large-scale systems.

Quantum simulation towards large-scale quantum systems.

Experimental realization of adiabatic quantum computing model.

Quantum state tomography and process tomography.

Honors and Awards

2012 CAS Presidential Scholarship 2011 Qiu Shi Graduate Student Scholarship

2011 First Prize in The Fifth Academic Forum of Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at Microscale

Professional Membership

2014-today Review Editor: Frontiers in Quantum Computing

Selected Publications

(*: equal contributions; †: corresponding author)

1. T. Xin∗, D. W. Lu∗, J. Klassen∗, N. K. Yu†, Z. F. Ji, J. X. Chen, X. Ma, G. L. Long, B. Zeng†, and R. Laﬂamme, Quantum state tomography via reduced density matrices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 020401 (2017). arXiv

2. H. Katiyar†, A. Brodutch†, D. W. Lu†, and R. Laﬂamme†, Experimental violation of the Leggett-Garg inequality in a 3-level system, Accepted by New J. Phys., (2017). arXiv

3. G. R. Feng, B. Buonacorsi, J. J. Wallman, F. H. Cho, D. Park, T. Xin, D. W. Lu, J. Baugh, and R. Laﬂamme, Estimating the coherence of noise in quantum control of a solid-state qubit, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 260501 (2016). arXiv

4. X. Rong, D. W. Lu, X. Kong, J. P. Geng, Y. Wang, F. Z. Shi, C. K. Duan, and J. F. Du†, Harnessing the power of quantum systems based on spin magnetic resonance: from ensembles to single particles, invited review article, Advances in Physics: X 2, 125 (2016).

5. H. Y. Wang, W. Q. Zheng, N. K. Yu, K. R. Li, D. W. Lu, T. Xin, C. Li, Z. F. Ji, D. Kribs, B. Zeng†, X. H. Peng†, and J. F. Du, Quantum state and process tomography via adaptive measurements, Sci. China Phys. Mech. Astron. 59, 100313 (2016). arXiv

6. J. Li, D. W. Lu, Z. H. Luo, R. Laﬂamme, X. H. Peng†, and J. F. Du†, Approximation of reachable set for coherently controlled open quantum systems: application to quantum state engineering, Phys. Rev. A 94, 012312 (2016). arXiv

7. D. W. Lu∗, T. Xin∗, N. K. Yu∗, Z. F. Ji, J. X. Chen, G. L. Long, J. Baugh, X. H. Peng, B. Zeng†, and R. Laﬂamme, Tomography is necessary for universal entanglement detection with single-copy observables, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 230501 (2016). arXiv

8. A. J. Park†, E. McKay, D. W. Lu†, and R. Laﬂamme, Simulation of anyonic statistics and its topological path independence using a 7-qubit quantum simulator, New J. Phys. 18, 043043 (2016). arXiv

9. D.W.Lu†, J. Biamonte, J. Li, H. Li, T. Johnson, V. Bergholm, M. Faccin, Z. Zimbor´ as, R. Laﬂamme, J. Baugh, and S. Lloyd, Chiral quantum walks, Phys. Rev. A 93, 042302 (2016). arXiv

10. X. Ma, T. Jackson, H. Zhou, J. X. Chen, D. W. Lu, M. D. Mazurek, K. A. G. Fisher, X. H. Peng, D. Kribs, K. J. Resch, Z. F. Ji, B. Zeng†, and R. Laﬂamme, Pure state tomography with Pauli measurements, Phys. Rev. A 93, 032140 (2016). arXiv

11. D. W. Lu, H. Li, D. Trottier, J. Li, A. Brodutch, A. P. Krismanich, A. Ghavami, G. I. Dmitrienko, G. Long, J. Baugh, and R. Laﬂamme†, Experimental estimation of average ﬁdelity of a Cliﬀord gate on a 7-qubit quantum processor, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 140505 (2015). arXiv

12. Z. K. Li, H. Zhou, C. Y. Ju, H. W. Chen, W. Q. Zheng, D. W. Lu, X. Rong, C. K. Duan, X. H. Peng†, and J. F. Du†, Experimental realization of a compressed quantum simulation of a 32-spin Ising chain, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 220501 (2014).

13. D. W. Lu, A. Brodutch†, J. Li, H. Li, and R. Laﬂamme†, Experimental realization of post-selected weak measurements on an NMR quantum processor, New J. Phys. 16, 053015 (2014). arXiv

14. D. W. Lu, B. R. Xu, N. Y. Xu, Z. K. Li, H. W. Chen, X. H. Peng, R. X. Xu, and J. F. Du†, Quantum chemistry simulation on quantum computers: theories and experiments, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. Perspective 14, 9411 (2012).

15. D. W. Lu, N. Y. Xu, B. R. Xu, Z. K. Li, H. W. Chen, X. H. Peng, R. X. Xu, and J. F. Du†, Experimental study of the quantum simulation towards quantum chemistry with an NMR simulator, Phil. Trans. R.Soc. A 370, 4734 (2012).

16. N. Y. Xu, J. Zhu, D. W. Lu, X. Y. Zhou, X. H. Peng†, and J. F. Du†, Quantum factorization of 143 on a dipolar-coupling NMR system, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 130501 (2012). arXiv

17. Z. K. Li∗, M. H. Yung∗, H. W. Chen, D. W. Lu, J. D. Whitﬁeld, X. H. Peng, A. Aspuru-Guzik, and J. F. Du†, Solving quantum ground-state problems with nuclear magnetic resonance, Sci. Rep. 1, 88 (2011). arXiv

18. D. W. Lu, N. Y. Xu, R. X. Xu, H. W. Chen, J. B. Gong, X. H. Peng, and J. F. Du†, Simulation of chemical isomerization reaction dynamics on a NMR quantum simulator, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 020501 (2011). arXiv

19. H. W. Chen, D. W. Lu, B. Chong, G. Qin, X. Y. Zhou, X. H. Peng†, and J. F. Du†, Experimental demonstration of probabilistic quantum cloning, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 180404 (2011). arXiv

20. D. W. Lu, J. Zhu, P. Zhou, X. H. Peng, Y. H. Yu, S. M. Zhang, Q. Chen, and J. F. Du†, Experimental implementation of a quantum random-walk search algorithm using strongly dipolar coupled spins, Phys. Rev. A 81, 022308 (2010).

21. J. F. Du†, N. Y. Xu, X. H. Peng, P. F. Wang, S. F. Wu, and D. W. Lu, NMR implementation of a molecular hydrogen quantum simulation with adiabatic state preparation, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 030502 (2010). arXiv

22. C. L. Ren, D. W. Lu, X. H. Peng, M. J. Shi, and J. F. Du†, Experimentally simulating the violation of Bell-type inequalities for generalized GHZ states, Phys. Lett. A 373, 46, 4222-4226 (2009).

23. D. W. Lu, A. Brodutch, J. Park, H. Katiyar, T. Jochym-O’Connor, and R. Laﬂamme, NMR quantum information processing, Electron Spin Resonance (ESR) Based Quantum Computing (Springer Publishing, 2016). arXiv;

24. J. F. Du, C. Lei, G. Qin, D. W. Lu, and X. H. Peng, Search via quantum walk, Search Algorithms and Applications (InTech Publishing, 2011).

## Research

Research Interests

Quantum information processing in nuclear and electron spin magnetic resonance systems.

Development of spin control techniques to achieve high-ﬁdelity coherent control.

Benchmarks in large-scale systems.

Quantum simulation towards large-scale quantum systems.

Experimental realization of adiabatic quantum computing model.

Quantum state tomography and process tomography.

## Teaching

Teaching Experience

Course: General Physics II, Spring 2019, SUSTech

Level: Freshmen (157 students)

Duties: Instructor

Course: General Physics I, Fall 2018, SUSTech

Level: Freshmen (150 students)

Duties: Instructor

Course: General Physics II, Spring 2018, SUSTech

Level: Freshmen (130 students)

Duties: Instructor

## Publications Read More

1. K. R. Li, Y. D. Wan, L. Y. Hung, T. Lan, G. L. Long, D. W. Lu† , B. Zeng, and R. Laflamme, Experimental Identification of Non-Abelian Topological Orders on a Quantum Simulator, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 080502 (2017).

2. T. Xin∗ , D. W. Lu∗ , J. Klassen∗ , N. K. Yu† , Z. F. Ji, J. X. Chen, X. Ma, G. L. Long, B. Zeng† , and R. Laflamme, Quantum state tomography via reduced density matrices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 020401 (2017).

3. G. R. Feng, B. Buonacorsi, J. J. Wallman, F. H. Cho, D. Park, T. Xin, D. W. Lu, J. Baugh, and R. Laflamme, Estimating the coherence of noise in quantum control of a solid-state qubit, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 260501 (2016).

4. D. W. Lu, T. Xin, N. K. Yu, Z. F. Ji, J. X. Chen, G. L. Long, J. Baugh, X. H. Peng, B. Zeng, and R. Laflamme, Tomography is necessary for universal entanglement detection with single-copy observables, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 230501 (2016).

5. D. W. Lu, H. Li, D. Trottier, J. Li, A. Brodutch, A. P. Krismanich, A. Ghavami, G. I. Dmitrienko, G. Long, J. Baugh, and R. Laflamme, Experimental estimation of average fidelity of a Clifford gate on a 7-qubit quantum processor, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 140505 (2015).

6. Z. K. Li, H. Zhou, C. Y. Ju, H. W. Chen, W. Q. Zheng, D. W. Lu, X. Rong, C. K. Duan, X. H. Peng, and J. F. Du, Experimental realization of a compressed quantum simulation of a 32-spin Ising chain, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 220501 (2014).

7. N. Y. Xu, J. Zhu, D. W. Lu, X. Y. Zhou, X. H. Peng, and J. F. Du, Quantum factorization of 143 on a dipolar-coupling NMR system, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 130501 (2012).

8. D. W. Lu, N. Y. Xu, R. X. Xu, H. W. Chen, J. B. Gong, X. H. Peng, and J. F. Du, Simulation of chemical isomerization reaction dynamics on a NMR quantum simulator, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 020501 (2011).

9. H. W. Chen, D. W. Lu, B. Chong, G. Qin, X. Y. Zhou, X. H. Peng, and J. F. Du, Experimental demonstration of probabilistic quantum cloning, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 180404 (2011).

10. J. F. Du, N. Y. Xu, X. H. Peng, P. F. Wang, S. F. Wu, and D. W. Lu, NMR implementation of a molecular hydrogen quantum simulation with adiabatic state preparation, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 030502 (2010).