**Peng Ye**

**Email**: “yphysics” **At** "illinois.edu"

Institute for Condensed Matter Theory, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), IL USA.

**中文**

**Research Interests**

I am a theorist in **condensed matter physics**. I show interests in a broad spectrum of research topics.

**Education**

##### (9/2003-7/2007) undergraduate, Bachelor of Science, Physics

in Department of Physics, Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU), Guangzhou, China

Seminar Supervisor: Prof. Xiang-Qian Luo

Research area: Gauge theory on a lattice

##### (9/2007-7/2012) PhD, Physics

in Institute for Advanced Study (IASTU), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

PhD Supervisor: Prof. Zheng-Yu Weng

Research area: Condensed Matter Theory

PhD Thesis title: **Quantum Magnetism and High-Temperature Superconductivity in t-J model**

**Work Experience**

##### (9/2012-8/2015)

Postdoctoral Fellow, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

##### (Since 8/2015)

ICMT Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Condensed Matter Theory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), USA.

**Research Papers**

*[YeXX]: XX stands for the year during which the first version was finalized.*

* All research papers (except [07]) can be found in the permanent link:* http://arxiv.org/a/ye_p_1

**References and Citations**can be found in the right hand side of the arXiv page of the paper by clicking "NASA-ADS"#### Topological order, symmetry-protected topological order, quantum entanglement, lattice gauge theory, etc.

**[]** in progress, to appear

Title: SPT

**[15a]** PY and Zheng-Cheng Gu, [arXiv:1508.05689]

Title: Topological Quantum Field Theory of Three-Dimensional Bosonic Abelian-Symmetry-Protected Topological Phases

**[14d]** Ching Hua Lee and PY, Phys. Rev. B 91, 085119 (2015). [arXiv:1410.8670]

Title: Free-fermion entanglement spectrum through Wannier interpolation

**[14c]** PY and Zheng-Cheng Gu, Phys. Rev. X 5, 021029 (2015). [arXiv:1410.2594] [20p]

Title: Vortex-line condensation in three dimensions: A physical mechanism of bosonic topological insulators

Media: [[http://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/node/96489]]

**[14b]** Zheng-Xin Liu, Jia-Wei Mei, PY, and Xiao-Gang Wen, Phys. Rev. B 90, 235146 (2014). [arXiv:1408.1676]

Title: U(1)$\times$U(1) symmetry protected topological order in Gutzwiller wave functions

**[14a]** Ching Hua Lee, PY, and Xiao-Liang Qi, J. Stat. Mech. P10023 (2014). [arXiv:1403.1039]

Title: Position-momentum duality in the entanglement spectrum of free fermions

**[13b]** PY and Juven Wang, Phys. Rev. B 88, 235109 (2013). [arXiv:1306.3695] [23p]

Title: Symmetry-protected topological phases with charge and spin symmetries: Response theory and dynamical gauge theory in two and three dimensions

**[13a]** PY and Xiao-Gang Wen, Phys. Rev. B 89, 045127 (2014). [arXiv:1303.3572v3] [22p]

Title: Constructing symmetric topological phases of bosons in three dimensions via fermionic projective construction and dyon condensation

**[12c]** PY and Xiao-Gang Wen, Phys. Rev. B 87, 195128 (2013). [arXiv:1212.2121]

Title: Projective construction of two-dimensional symmetry-protected topological phases with U(1), SO(3), or SU(2) symmetries

**[07]** PY, X.-L. Yu, Y. Guan, and X.-Q. Luo, Mod. Phys. Lett. A 22, 547 (2007).

Title: Overlap fermions in the strong coupling limit

#### Theory of weakly / strongly correlated electronic materials

**[]** in progress, to appear

Title: Slave-particle

**[]** in progress, to appear

Title: Band materials

**[13d]** Yao Ma, PY, and Zheng-Yu Weng, New J. Phys. 16 083039 (2014). [arXiv:1311.3395] [30p]

Title: Low-Temperature Pseudogap Phenomenon: Precursor of High-$T_c$ Superconductivity

**[13c]** Qing-Rui Wang and PY, Phys. Rev. B 90, 045106 (2014). [arXiv:1310.6496]

Title: Sign structure and generalized Marshall theorem for the spin-S t-J chain

**[12b]** PY and Qing-Rui Wang, Nucl. Phys. B 874, 386 (2013). [arXiv:1206.0258]

Title: Monopoles, confinement and charge localization in the t-J model with dilute holes

**[12a]** Chao-Xing Liu, PY, and Xiao-Liang Qi, Phys. Rev. B 87, 235306 (2013). [arXiv:1204.6551] [Erratum].

Title: Chiral gauge field and axial anomaly in a Weyl-semi-metal

**[11b]** PY, Long Zhang, and Zheng-Yu Weng, Phys. Rev. B 85, 205142 (2012). [arXiv:1110.0125]

Title: Superconductivity in mutual Chern-Simons gauge theory

**[11a]** PY, Chu-Shun Tian, Xiao-Liang Qi, and Zheng-Yu Weng, Nucl. Phys. B 854, 815 (2012). [arXiv:1106.1223] [19p]

Title: Electron fractionalization and unconventional order parameters of the t-J model

**[10]** PY, Chu-Shun Tian, Xiao-Liang Qi, and Zheng-Yu Weng, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 147002 (2011). [arXiv:1007.2507]

Title: Confinement-deconfinement interplay in quantum phases of doped Mott insulators

Scientific Service: Regular Referee of *Physical Review Letters* (PRL), *Physical Review X* (PRX), *Physical Review B* (PRB), *Annals of Physics*, and referee of some other cond-mat journals.

**Some Academic Honors / Awards**

- Chen Ning Yang Fellowship (Tsinghua, 13 Sep., 2007)
- The Best Poster Award in Annual Meeting of Chinese Physical Society (Nankai Univ., Sep. 2010)
- Tsinghua Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship (Minor Award) (Tsinghua, Oct., 2010)
- Tsinghua Scholarship for Overseas Graduate Studies (Tsinghua, July, 2011)
- Tsinghua Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship (Major Award) (Tsinghua, Oct. 2011)
- Graduation with Distinction of Beijing City (Jul. 2012)
- Tsinghua Outstanding PhD Dissertation (Major Award) (Jul. 2012)

- SYSU Excellence Award (Third-Class Award) (SYSU, Sep. 2004).
- SYSU Excellence Award (Minor Award) (SYSU, Sep. 2005)
- SYSU Excellence Award (Major Award) (SYSU, Sep. 2006)
- Japan Sumitomo Corporation Scholarship (SYSU, Sep. 2006)
- 2007 SYSU Graduation with Distinction (SYSU Degree Ceremony, July, 2007)