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Tianyu Liu  Professor of Physics

Office: Room 308, Building 32

Email: tianyu_liu@tju.edu.cn

Phone: +86-13821710718

Research Areas: Optomagnonics, spintronics

Courses in Charge: Solid State Physics

Address: Yaguan Road 135, Jinnan District, 300350 Tianjin, P. R. China

Biographical Profile

    Educational Background

  • B.Sc. Tianjin University, 2006

  • Master of Science Tianjin University, 2008

  • Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia, 2013

    Professional Career

  • Research Assistant: University of Missouri, Columbia, Advisor: Dr. Giovanni Vignale, 2008-2013

  • Postdoc: University of Iowa, Advisor: Dr. Michael E. Flatté, 2013-2016

  • Professor: Tianjin University, 2017-present


  • Peiyang Scholar

  • The Thousand Youth Talents of Tianjin

Fields of Interest

  • Transport and manipulation of magnons, theory

  • Cavity optomagnonics, theory

Selected Publications

    Journal Articles

[1] Optomagnonics in Magnetic Solids, T. Liu, Xufeng Zhang, Hong X. Tang, and Michael E. Flatté, Phys. Rev. B, 94, 060405(R) (2016).

[2] Nonlocal Drag of Magnons in a Ferromagnetic Bilayer, T. Liu, G. Vignale and Michael E. Flatté, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 237202 (2016). (Featured in Physics)

[3] Electric-Field Coupling to Spin Waves in a Centrosymmetric Ferrite, Xufeng Zhang, T. Liu, Michael E. Flatté, and Hong X. Tang, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 037202 (2014). (Editors’ Suggestion, Featured in Physics)

[4] Flexoelectric phase shifter for spin waves, T. Liu and G. Vignale, J. Appl. Phys, Vol. 111, 083907 (2012).

[5] Electric Control of Spin Currents and Spin-Wave Logic, T. Liu and G. Vignale, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 247203 (2011).

Graduate Students

  • PhD positions: One position available each year.

  • Master positions: Two positions available each year.



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Center for Joint Quantum Studies, School of Science, Tianjin University     Address : Yaguan Road 135, Jinnan District, 300350 Tianjin, P. R. China