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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 low-dimensional 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
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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:

2005.8 - 2008.10

PhD, Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, USA; Dissertation: Dynamics and security of complex clustered network systems; Advisor: Prof. Ying-Cheng Lai

2002.9 - 2005.7

Master, School of Physical Science and Technology, Lanzhou University, China; Thesis: Geographical networks and Inverse problem on networks; Advisor: Prof. Kongqing Yang

1999.9 - 2002.7

Bachelor, School of Physical Science and Technology, Lanzhou University, China; Thesis: Poisson brackets and symplectic forms; Advisor: Prof. Kongqing Yang

Awards:
2009.2 Palais' Outstanding Doctoral Student award for 2008-2009, Arizona State University (see here)
2005.6 Outstanding Graduate Student for 2005-2006, 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:

  1. L. Huang, H.-Y. Xu, Y.-C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Level spacing statistics for two-dimensional massless Dirac billiards,'' Chin. Phys. B 23, 070507 (2014).

  2. 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).

  3. H.-X. Yang, T. Zhou, and L. Huang, ``Promoting collective motion of self-propelled agents by distance-based influence,'' Phys. Rev. E 89, 032813 (2014).

  4. G. Wang, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Nonlinear Dynamics and Quantum Entanglement in Optomechanical Systems,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 110406 (2014).

  5. 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).

  6. J.-Q. Zhang, Z.-G. Huang, J.-Q. Dong, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Controlling collective dynamics in complex, minority-game resource-allocation systems,'' Phys. Rev. E 87, 052808 (2013).

  7. 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).

  8. R. Yang, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, C. Grebogi, and L. M. Pecora, ``Harnessing quantum transport by transient chaos,'' Chaos 23, 013125 (2013).

  9. H.-Y. Xu, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Chiral scars in chaotic Dirac fermion systems,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 064102 (2013).

  10. 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).

  11. Z. Zhou, Z.-G. Huang, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, L. Yang, and D.-S. Xue, ``Universality of flux-fluctuation law in complex dynamical systems,'' Phys. Rev. E 87, 012808 (2013).

  12. L. Huang, R. Yang, Y.-C. Lai, and D. K. Ferry, ``Lead-position dependent regular oscillations and random fluctuations of conductance in graphene quantum dots,'' J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25, 085502 (2013).

  13. Z.-G. Huang, J.-Q. Zhang, J.-Q. Dong, L. Huang*, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Emergence of grouping in multi-resource minority game dynamics,'' Scientific Reports 2, 703 (2012).

  14. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and M. A. F. Harrison, ``Probing complex networks from measured time series,'' Int. J. Bifurcat. Chaos 22, 1250236 (2012).

  15. 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).

  16. 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).

  17. X. Ni, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai and L. M. Pecora, ``Effect of chaos on relativistic quantum tunneling,'' Europhys. Lett. 98, 50007 (2012).

  18. 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 nitrogen-doped graphene,'' Carbon 50, 4476-4482 (2012).

  19. X. Ni, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Scarring of Dirac fermions in chaotic billiards,'' Phys. Rev. E 86, 016702 (2012).

  20. 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).

  21. R. Yang, L. Huang*, Y.-C. Lai and L. M. Pecora, ``Modulating quantum transport by transient chaos,'' Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 093105 (2012).

  22. 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).

  23. 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.

  24. L. Huang, R. Yang and Y.-C. Lai, ``Geometry-dependent conductance oscillations in graphene quantum dots,'' Europhys. Lett. 94, 58003 (2011).

  25. R. Yang, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai and C. Grebogi, ``Quantum chaotic scattering in graphene systems,'' Europhys. Lett. 94, 40004 (2011).

  26. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai and C. Grebogi, ``Characteristics of level-spacing statistics in chaotic graphene billiards,'' Chaos 21, 013102 (2011).

  27. 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).

  28. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and C. Grebogi, ``Relativistic quantum level-spacing statistics in chaotic graphene billiards,'' Phys. Rev. E 81, 055203(R) (2010).

  29. 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).

  30. 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, 406-413 (2010).

  31. L. Huang, Q. Chen, Y.-C. Lai, L. M. Pecora, ``Generic behavior of master-stability 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.

  32. 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/synopsis-for/10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.054101).

  33. 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).

  34. W.-X. Wang, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Universal dynamics on complex networks,'' Europhys. Lett. 87, 18006 (2009).

  35. 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).

  36. X. Ma, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and Z. Zheng, ``Emergence of loop structure in scale-free networks and dynamical consequences,'' Phys. Rev. E 79, 056106 (2009).

  37. 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).

  38. R. Yang, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Transient disorder in dynamically growing networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 79, 046101 (2009).

  39. W.-X. Wang, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and G. Chen, ``Onset of synchronization in weighted scale-free networks,'' Chaos 19, 013134 (2009).

  40. Q. Chen, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and D. Dietz, ``Dynamical mechanism of intrinsic localized modes in microelectromechanical oscillator arrays,'' Chaos, 19, 013127 (2009).

  41. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and R. A. Gatenby, ``Dynamics-based scalability of complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 78, 045102(R) (2008).

  42. B. Gong, L. Liu, L. Huang, K. Yang, L. Yang, ``Range-based attacks on links in random scale-free networks,'' J. Stat. Mech. P02008 (2008).

  43. X. Ma, L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, Y. Wang, and Z. Zheng, ``Synchronization-based scalability of complex clustered networks,'' Chaos 18, 043109 (2008).

  44. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, and G. Chen, ``Understanding and preventing cascading breakdown in complex clustered networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 78, 036116 (2008).

  45. 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).

  46. R. Yang, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Selectivity-based spreading dynamics on complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 78, 026111 (2008).

  47. Q. Chen, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Chaos-induced 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.

  48. 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.

  49. 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.

  50. 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.

  51. B. Gong, J. Liu, L. Huang, K. Yang and L. Yang, ``Geographical constraints to range-based attacks on links in complex networks,'' New J. Phys. 10 No. 1/January, 013030 (2008).

  52. 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. 105-111 (2008).

  53. 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. 446-459 (2007).

  54. 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.

  55. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, K. Park, J. Zhang and Z. Hu, ``Critical behavior of blind spots in sensor networks,'' Chaos 17, 023132 (2007).

  56. 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.

  57. 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.

  58. 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.

  59. K. Park, L. Huang, and Y.-C. Lai, ``Desynchronization waves in small-world networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 75, 026211 (2007).

  60. L. Huang, K. Park, Y.-C. Lai, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Abnormal synchronization in complex clustered networks,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 164101 (2006).

  61. L. Huang, Y.-C. Lai, K. Park, and J. Zhang, ``Percolation and blind spots in complex networks,'' Phys. Rev. E 73, 066131 (2006).

  62. 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.

  63. L. Huang, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Geographical effects on cascading breakdowns of scale-free 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.

  64. L. Huang, L. Yang, and K. Yang, ``Hollowing strategies for enhancing robustness of geographical networks,'' Europhys. Lett. 72, 144 (2005).

  65. K. Yang, L. Huang, and L. Yang, ``Lattice scale-free 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

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