Gyu-Boong Jo  Ph.d (조 규 붕, 曹圭鵬)

Professor of Physics

RGC Research Fellow (2021)

Department of Physics

IAS Center for Quantum Technologies

CV [PDF]   linkedin

* You may learn about my research at Research@HKUST [PDF] , Croucher Fellow page [link], Named Professorship [link]


2004 - 10   Massachusetts Institute of Technology , PhD in Atomic Physics  

                     (advisor: Wolfgang Ketterle & D.E.Pritchard)

2000 - 03   Seoul National University,  BS in Physics and Mathematics 

                     (advisor: Wonho Jhe)


2023         Professor of Physics, HKUST

2021          Hari Harilela Associate Professor of Physics, HKUST

2019          Associate Professor, Department of Physics, HKUST

2021          Associate Professor, Thrust of Microelectronics, HKUST

2013-19    Assistant professor, HKUST

2010-13    Postdoc. Associate in Dan Stamper-Kurn group, UC Berkeley 

2004-10    Graduate student in Center for Ultracold Atoms (CUA), MIT 

2003-04    Research Assistant, Seoul. Nat. Univ. 


2021   RGC Research Fellow [link]

2021         UROP Faculty Research Award, HKUST

2021         Named Professorship, HKUST [link]

2019         School Research Award, School of Science, HKUST

2016         Croucher Innovation Awards, Croucher Foundation [link]

2014         Early Career Award, Research Grants Council of Hong Kong

2013         AKPA Outstanding Young Researcher Award [link]

2004-09   Samsung Foundation Fellowship  [link]

2000-03   Scholarship for Academic Excellence, Seoul National University 

2002         Gold medal in National undergraduate mathematics competition, Korean mathematical society

Editorial Boards

Quantum Science and Technology IOP


Scientific Reports 

Research Interests 

Experimental quantum science in ultracold atomic systems including:

Quantum simulation,

Synthetic quantum materials, 

Quantum gases in engineered optical lattices, 

Atom and quantum optics, 

Atom interferometry, 

Ultracold Fermi gases and Bose-Einstein Condensation