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Liang Huang is a professor of Physics at Lanzhou University, China. He's one of the Faculty members of the Institute of Computational Physics and Complex Systems within the Physics Department. He received his PhD degree from the Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, USA in 2008, and the B.S. and M.S. degrees from the School of Physical Science and Technology, Lanzhou University in 2002 and 2005 respectively. His research interests include nonlinear dynamics and complex systems, quantum chaos, quantum transport in lowdimensional structures, and critical phenomena.
Address: School of Physical Science and Technology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, Gansu 730000, China
Office: Physics Building 5002
Email: huangl@lzu.edu.cn 
[Old page at ASU] 

Academic Positions:
2010.9 
Tsuiying Distinguished Professor, School of Physical Science and Technology, Lanzhou University 
2009.8 
Assistant Research Professor, School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University 
2008.11 
Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University 
2005.8 
Research Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University 
Education:
Awards:
2009.2 
Palais' Outstanding Doctoral Student award for 20082009, Arizona State University (see here) 
2005.6 
Outstanding Graduate Student for 20052006, Lanzhou University 
Academic Service:
Academic Editor for AIP Advances; Served as Session Chair for 2007 SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird, Utah; Referee of Physical Review Letters, Physical Review B, Physical Review E, Applied Physics Letters, EuroPhysics Letters, Chaos, J. Phys. Condens. Matter, Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, Physica A, etc.
Publications:
 H.Y. Xu, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``A robust relativistic quantum twolevel system with edgedependent currents and spin polarization,'' Europhys. Lett. 115, 20005 (2016).
 M. Xu, Y. Wang, R. Bao, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Complex transport behaviors of graphene quantum dots subject to mechanical vibrations,'' Europhys. Lett. 114, 47006 (2016).
 J.J. Jiang, Z.G. Huang, L. Huang, H. Liu, and Y.C. Lai, ``Directed dynamical influence is more detectable with noise,'' Scientific Reports 6, 24088 (2016).
 R. Bao, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Conductance fluctuations in chaotic bilayer graphene quantum dots,'' Phys. Rev. E 92, 012918 (2015).
 H.X. Yang and L. Huang, ``Opinion percolation in structured population,'' Comput. Phys. Comm. 192, 124129 (2015).
 W. Yang, W. Lin, X. Wang, L. Huang, ``Synchronization of networked chaotic oscillators under external periodic driving,'' Phys. Rev. E 91, 032912 (2015).
 H.Y. Xu, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Superpersistent currents and whispering gallery modes in relativistic quantum chaotic systems,'' Scientific Reports 5, 8963 (2015)
 W. Yang, Z.G. Huang, X. Wang, L. Huang, L. Yang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Complex behavior of chaotic synchronization under dual coupling channels,'' New J. Phys. 17, 023055 (2015). This article has been selected for inclusion in IOP select, http://Select.iop.org.
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, H.G. Luo, and C. Grebogi, ``Universal formalism of Fano resonance,'' AIP Advances 5, 017137 (2015).
 J.Q. Dong, Z.G. Huang, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Triple grouping and period3 oscillations in minoritygame dynamics,'' Phys. Rev. E 90, 062917 (2014).
 L. Ying, G.L. Wang, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Quantum chaotic tunneling in graphene systems with electronelectron interactions,'' Phys. Rev. B 90, 224301 (2014).
 Z.D. Zhao, Z.G. Huang, L. Huang, H. Liu, and Y.C. Lai, ``Scaling and correlation of human movements in cyberspace and physical space,'' Phys. Rev. E 90, 050802(R) (2014).
 Z.G. Huang, J.Q. Dong, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Universal fluxfluctuation law in small systems,'' Scientific Reports 4, 6787 (2014).
 L. Huang, H.Y. Xu, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Level spacing statistics for twodimensional massless Dirac billiards,'' Chin. Phys. B 23, 070507 (2014).
 C. Fu, W. Lin, L. Huang, and X. Wang, ``Synchronization transition in networked chaotic oscillators: The viewpoint from partial synchronization,'' Phys. Rev. E 89, 052908 (2014).
 H.X. Yang, T. Zhou, and L. Huang, ``Promoting collective motion of selfpropelled agents by distancebased influence,'' Phys. Rev. E 89, 032813 (2014).
 G. Wang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Nonlinear Dynamics and Quantum Entanglement in Optomechanical Systems,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 110406 (2014).
 X. Ni, L. Huang, L. Ying, and Y.C. Lai, ``Relativistic quantum tunneling of a Dirac fermion in nonhyperbolic chaotic systems,'' Phys. Rev. B 87, 224304 (2013).
 J.Q. Zhang, Z.G. Huang, J.Q. Dong, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Controlling collective dynamics in complex, minoritygame resourceallocation systems,'' Phys. Rev. E 87, 052808 (2013).
 C. Fu, Z. Deng, L. Huang, and X. Wang, ``Topological control of synchronous patterns in systems of networked chaotic oscillators,'' Phys. Rev. E 87, 032909 (2013).
 R. Yang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, C. Grebogi, and L. M. Pecora, ``Harnessing quantum transport by transient chaos,'' Chaos 23, 013125 (2013).
 H.Y. Xu, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Chiral scars in chaotic Dirac fermion systems,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 064102 (2013).
 L. Ying, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and Y. Zhang, ``Effect of geometrical rotation on conductance fluctuations in graphene quantum dots,'' J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25, 105802 (2013).
 Z. Zhou, Z.G. Huang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, L. Yang, and D.S. Xue, ``Universality of fluxfluctuation law in complex dynamical systems,'' Phys. Rev. E 87, 012808 (2013).
 L. Huang, R. Yang, Y.C. Lai, and D. K. Ferry, ``Leadposition dependent regular oscillations and random fluctuations of conductance in graphene quantum dots,'' J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25, 085502 (2013).
 Z.G. Huang, J.Q. Zhang, J.Q. Dong, L. Huang*, and Y.C. Lai, ``Emergence of grouping in multiresource minority game dynamics,'' Scientific Reports 2, 703 (2012).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and M. A. F. Harrison, ``Probing complex networks from measured time series,'' Int. J. Bifurcat. Chaos 22, 1250236 (2012).
 F. Ricci, R. Tonelli, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Onset of chaotic phase synchronization in complex networks of coupled heterogeneous oscillators,'' Phys. Rev. E 86, 027201 (2012).
 J.Q. Dong, Z.G. Huang, Z. Zhou, L. Huang, Z.X. Wu, Y. Do and Y.H. Wang, ``Enhancing transport efficiency by hybrid routing strategy,'' Europhys. Lett. 99, 20007 (2012).
 X. Ni, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai and L. M. Pecora, ``Effect of chaos on relativistic quantum tunneling,'' Europhys. Lett. 98, 50007 (2012).
 H. Gao, L. Song, W. Guo, L. Huang, D. Yang, F. Wang, Y. Zuo, X. Fan, Z. Liu, W. Gao, R. Vajtai, K. Hackenberg, P. M. Ajayan, ``A simple method to synthesize continuous large area nitrogendoped graphene,'' Carbon 50, 44764482 (2012).
 X. Ni, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Scarring of Dirac fermions in chaotic billiards,'' Phys. Rev. E 86, 016702 (2012).
 L. Ying, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Conductance fluctuations in graphene systems: The relevance of classical dynamics,'' Phys. Rev. B 85, 245448 (2012).
 R. Yang, L. Huang*, Y.C. Lai and L. M. Pecora, ``Modulating quantum transport by transient chaos,'' Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 093105 (2012).
 R. Yang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai and C. Grebogi, ``Abnormal electron paths induced by Klein tunneling in graphene quantum point contacts,'' Phys. Rev. B 84, 035426 (2011).
 L. Huang and Y.C. Lai, ``Cascading
dynamics in complex quantum networks,'' Chaos 21, 2025107 (2011).
This paper has been selected for the July 11, 2011 issue of Virtual
Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.
 L. Huang, R. Yang and Y.C. Lai, ``Geometrydependent
conductance oscillations in graphene quantum dots,'' Europhys. Lett. 94, 58003 (2011).
 R. Yang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai and C. Grebogi, ``Quantum
chaotic scattering in graphene systems,'' Europhys. Lett. 94,
40004 (2011).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai and C. Grebogi, ``Characteristics
of levelspacing statistics in chaotic graphene billiards,'' Chaos
21, 013102 (2011).
 L.L. Jiang, L. Huang, R. Yang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Control
of transmission in disordered graphene nanojunctions through stochastic
resonance,'' Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 262114 (2010).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Relativistic
quantum levelspacing statistics in chaotic graphene billiards,''
Phys. Rev. E 81, 055203(R) (2010).
 D. K. Ferry, L. Huang, R. Yang, Y.C. Lai, R. Akis, ``Open
Quantum Dots in Graphene: Scaling Relativistic Pointer States,'' J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 220, 012015 (2010).
 Q.F. Chen, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, C. Grebogi, and D. Dietz, ``Extensively Chaotic Motion in
Electrostatically Driven Nanowires and
Applications,''
Nano Lett. 10, 406413 (2010).
 L. Huang, Q. Chen, Y.C. Lai, L. M. Pecora, ``Generic
behavior of masterstability functions in coupled nonlinear dynamical
systems,'' Phys. Rev. E 80, 036204 (2009). For an examplary
code to calculate the Lyapunov exponents and the master stability
functions, see here.
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, D. K. Ferry, S. M. Goodnick, and R. Akis, ``Relativistic
quantum scars,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 054101 (2009). This
paper has been selected for the August 10, 2009 issue of Virtual Journal
of Nanoscale Science & Technology, and was highlighted with a
Synopsis on the Physics website (http://physics.aps.org/synopsisfor/10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.054101).
 W.X. Wang, Q.F. Chen, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and M. A. F. Harrison,
``Scaling
of noisy fluctuations in complex networks and applications to network
detection,'' Phys. Rev. E 80, 016116 (2009).
 W.X. Wang, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Universal dynamics on complex
networks,'' Europhys. Lett. 87, 18006 (2009).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, D. K. Ferry, R.
Akis, and S. M.
Goodnick, ``Transmission
and scarring in graphene quantum dots,'' J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21, 344203 (2009).
 X. Ma, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and Z.
Zheng, ``Emergence
of loop structure in scalefree networks and dynamical
consequences,'' Phys. Rev. E 79, 056106 (2009).
 J. M. Seoane, L.
Huang, M. A. F. Sanjuan,
and Y.C. Lai, ``Effect
of noise on chaotic scattering,'' Phys. Rev. E 79, 047202 (2009).
 R. Yang, L. Huang,
and Y.C. Lai, ``Transient
disorder in dynamically growing networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 79, 046101
(2009).
 W.X. Wang, L.
Huang, Y.C. Lai, and G.
Chen, ``Onset
of synchronization in weighted scalefree networks,'' Chaos 19,
013134 (2009).
 Q. Chen, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and D. Dietz, ``Dynamical
mechanism of intrinsic localized modes in microelectromechanical
oscillator arrays,'' Chaos, 19, 013127 (2009).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and R. A. Gatenby, ``Dynamicsbased
scalability of complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 78, 045102(R)
(2008).
 B. Gong, L. Liu, L. Huang, K. Yang, L.
Yang, ``Rangebased
attacks on links in random scalefree networks,'' J. Stat. Mech.
P02008 (2008).
 X. Ma, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, Y. Wang, and Z. Zheng, ``Synchronizationbased
scalability of complex clustered networks,'' Chaos 18, 043109
(2008).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and G. Chen, ``Understanding
and preventing cascading breakdown in complex clustered networks,''
Phys. Rev. E 78, 036116 (2008).
 X.G. Wang, L. Huang, S.G. Guan, Y.C. Lai, and C. H. Lai, ``Onset
of synchronization in complex gradient networks,'' Chaos 18, 037117
(2008).
 R. Yang, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Selectivitybased
spreading dynamics on complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 78, 026111
(2008).
 Q. Chen, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Chaosinduced
intrinsic localized modes in coupled microcantilever arrays,''
Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 241914 (2008). This paper has been selected
for the June 30, 2008 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science
& Technology.
 Q. Chen, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Controlling
bistability in microelectromechanical resonators,'' Chaos 18, 013103
(2008). This paper has been selected for the January 28, 2008 issue of
Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and R. A. Gatenby, ``Alternating
synchronizability of complex clustered networks with regular local
structure,'' Phys. Rev. E 77, 016103 (2008). This paper has been
selected for the January 15, 2008 issue of Virtual Journal of Biological
Physics Research.
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and R. A. Gatenby, ``Optimization
of synchronization in complex clustered networks,'' Chaos 18, 013101
(2008). This paper has been selected for the January 15, 2008 issue of
Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
 B. Gong, J. Liu, L. Huang, K. Yang and L. Yang, ``Geographical
constraints to rangebased attacks on links in complex networks,''
New J. Phys. 10 No. 1/January, 013030 (2008).
 K. Yang , L. Yang , B. Gong , Z. Lin, H. He, L. Huang, ``Geographical
networks: geographical effects on network properties,'' review
paper, Front. Phys. China, Volume 3, Number 1 / Jan., pp.
105111 (2008).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, K. Park, X. Wang, C. H. Lai and R. A. Gatenby,
``Synchronization
in complex clustered networks,'' review paper, Front. Phys. China, Volume 2, Number 4 / October, pp. 446459 (2007).
 X. Wang, L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, and C. H. Lai, ``Optimization
of synchronization in gradient clustered networks,'' Phys. Rev. E
76, 056113 (2007). This paper has been selected for the December 1, 2007
issue of Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, K. Park, J. Zhang and Z. Hu, ``Critical
behavior of blind spots in sensor networks,'' Chaos 17, 023132
(2007).
 L. Huang and Y.C. Lai, ``Sequential
Monte Carlo scheme for Bayesian estimation in the presence of data
outliers,'' Phys. Rev. E 75, 056705 (2007). This paper has been
selected for the June 1, 2007 issue of Virtual Journal of Biological
Physics Research.
 Y.C. Lai, M. G. Frei, I. Osorio, and L. Huang, ``Characterization
of Synchrony with Applications to Epileptic Brain Signals,'' Phys.
Rev. Lett. 98, 108102 (2007). This work was selected by the Virtual
Journal of Biological Physics Research for the March 15, 2007 issue.
 L. Huang, K. Yang, and L. Yang, ``Enhancing
robustness and immunization in geographical networks,'' Phys. Rev. E
75, 036101 (2007). This paper has been selected for the March 15, 2007
issue of Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
 K. Park, L. Huang, and Y.C. Lai, ``Desynchronization
waves in smallworld networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 75, 026211 (2007).
 L. Huang, K. Park, Y.C. Lai, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Abnormal
synchronization in complex clustered networks,'' Phys. Rev. Lett.
97, 164101 (2006).
 L. Huang, Y.C. Lai, K. Park, and J. Zhang, ``Percolation
and blind spots in complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 73, 066131
(2006).
 L. Huang, K. Park, and Y.C. Lai, ``Information
propagation on modular networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 73, 035103(R)
(2006). This paper has been selected for the April 1, 2006 issue of
Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
 L. Huang, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Geographical
effects on cascading breakdowns of scalefree networks,'' Phys. Rev.
E 73, 036102 (2006). This paper has been selected for the March 15, 2006
issue of Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
 L. Huang, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Hollowing
strategies for enhancing robustness of geographical networks,''
Europhys. Lett. 72, 144 (2005).
 K. Yang, L. Huang, and L. Yang, ``Lattice
scalefree networks with weighted linking,'' Phys. Rev. E 70,
015102(R) (2004).
Academic Visits:
2013.10, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
2013.04, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA
2012.12, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
2012.10, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an
2012.05, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid,Spain
2012.01, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
2011.10, Institute of Semiconductors, CAS, Beijing
