I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).  My group focuses on the research of soft condensed matter physics. In particular, we do mainly experimental research on the interface mechanics of soft materials and the dynamics of complex fluids.

photo Education
Ph.D., University of Chicago (2015)
M. S.,   New York University (2010)
B. S.,    Fudan University (2008)

Employment
2020. 3 – Current, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, HKUST
2016. 8 – 2020. 2,  Postdoc, Department of Materials, ETH Zürich
2015. 8 – 2016. 6,  Postdoc, Depearment of Mechancial Engineering and Material Science, Yale University

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Contact Information
Department of Physics, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Main Academic Building, Office: Rm 4548 / Laboratory: Rm 4142
Clear Water Bay, Sai Kung
Hong Kong SAR

Email: qinxu@ust.hk
Tel:      (+852) 23588591


Group Member

Technical Officer:  Mr. Kwok Fai YEUNG