Research areas

  1.  Quantum entanglement and nonclassical properties of light with application to quantum  information. 
  2.  Coherent properties of the atomic systems and quantum hybrid systems.
  3.  Quantum phenomena of the photosynthetic systems.   
  4.  quantum simulations on Bio-molecular systems.

Quantum Biology



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项目编号 项目名称 项目来源 起讫时间 承担角色 项目类别
11774284 量子模拟光合作用等生物分子体系 国家自然科学基金项目 2018-1~ 负责人 纵向项目
11174233 光合作用体系中的量子相干和量子纠缠的研究 国家自然科学基金项目 2012-1~ 负责人 纵向项目
2011CB311807 信息处理和光能转化过程中量子特性的基础研究 973项目 2011-1~ 骨干成员 纵向项目
10774117 非高斯光场纠缠与其在量子信息中的应用 国家自然科学基金项目 2008-1~ 负责人 纵向项目



1. 量子模拟(Quantum simulations).


2. 电磁导致透明效应研究 (EIT and OMIT).


3. 生物分子体系磁导航系统研究 (Bio-Navigations).


4. 光合作用体系量子效应研究 (Quantum phenomena of Bio-Molecular Systems).


说明: 适用对象为物理系本科生或者对物理学有兴趣的本科生.



[1]Wang, X., Liu, T., Kockum, A. F., Li, H. R., & Nori, F. (2021). Tunable chiral bound states with giant atoms. Physical Review Letters, 126(4), 043602.

[2]Yanlong Chang,Jia-Qi Li,Wenqing Zhu,Xulin Wu,Xin Wang,Hongrong Li,Xiaoli Wang.Microwave photonic circulator based on optomechanical-like interactions. Quantum Information Processing, (2021) 20:306.

[3]Xue, J. J., Yu, K. H., Liu, W. X., Wang, X., & Li, H. R. (2021). Fast generation of Cat states in Kerr nonlinear resonators via optimal adiabatic control. arXiv preprint arXiv:2108.13225.

[4]Wang, X., & Li, H. R. (2021). Chiral quantum network with giant atoms. arXiv preprint arXiv:2106.13187.

[5]Irshad, Muhammad Sultan, Naila Arshad, Xianbao Wang, Hong Rong Li, M.Qasim, Xu You, Lina Abdullah Alsherani, Jinhua Li, and Tao Mei. " Intensifying solar interfacial heat accumulation for clean water generation excluding heavy metal ions, and oil emulsions." Solar RRL, (2021).

[6]Zhou Wei, Naila Arshad, Muhammad Sultan Irshad, Muhammad Idrees, Iftikhar Ahmed, Hong Rong Li, Hum-mad Habib Qazi, Muhammad Yousaf, Lina Abdullah Alshahrani, and Yuzheng Lu “A scalable prototype by in-situ polymerization of biodegrada-bles, cross-linked molecular mode of vapor transport, and metal ion rejection for solar-driven seawater desalination” Crystals, 2021.

[7]Huijuan Xu , Rui zheng Hou, Tongtong, Hong rong Li. Diffusion biased by a soft neck linker regulates kinesin stepping. Journal of Physical chemistry B 125(10), 2627 2635 (2021 ).



[1] Xin Wang, Tao Liu, Anton Frisk Kockum, Hong-rong Li and Franco Nori, Tunable Chirial Bound States With Giant Atoms, arXiv: 2008.135601 (2020). 

[2] Jiao-jiao Xue, Xin Wang, Yong-ning He, and Hong-rong Li, Two-Acoustic-Cavity interaction mediated by superconducting artficial atoms, Quantum Information Processing, Accepted (2020).

[3] Xin Wang, Hong-rong Li, and Fu-li Li, Generating synthetic magnetism via Floquent engineering auxiliary qubits in phonon-cavity-based lattice, New Journal of Physics 22, 033037 (2020).

[4] Cuiming Han, Xin Wang, Hao Chen, and Hongrong Li, Tunable slow and fast light in an atom-assisted optomechanical system with a mechanical pump, Optics Communications 456, 124605 (2020).

[5]Arshad, Naila, Iftikhar Ahmed, Muhammad Sultan Irshad, Hong Rong Li, Xianbao Wang, Shafiq Ahmad, Mohamed Sharaf, Muhammad Firdausi, Mazen Zaindin, and Muhammad Atif. "Super Hydrophilic Activated Carbon Decorated Nanopolymer Foam for Scalable, Energy Efficient Photothermal Steam Generation, as an Effective Desalination System." Nanomaterials 10, no. 12 (2020): 2510.

[6]Hui juan Xu , Rui zheng Hou, Hong rong Li, Zhi song Wang. A unified model for DNA bipedal nanomotors . Journal of Applied Physics. 128(16), 164701 (2020).



[1] Cui-Ming Han, Hao Chen, Wen-Xiao Liu, Ai-Ping Fang, Hong-Rong Li, Force-dependent induced transparency in an atom-assisted optomechanical system, Optics Communications 437, 153 (2019).

[2] Hao Chen, Xin Wang, Cui-Ming Han and Hong-Rong Li, Phonon-mediated excitation energy transfer in a detuned multi-sites system, J. Phys, A 7,075501 (2019).

[3] Xuejian Sun, Hao Chen, Wenxiao Liu, and Hongrong Li, Controllable optical response properties in a hybrid optomechanical system, Quantum Information Processing 18, 341 (2019).



 [1] Xue-jian Sun, Xin Wang, Wen-xiao Liu, Li-na Liu, and Hong-rong Li, Optical-response properties in hibrid optomechanical systems with quadratic coupling, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 51, 045504 (2018). 

[2] Hui-Juan Xu, Tong Tong, Rui-Zheng Hou, and Hong-rong Li, Reconceptualizing kinesin's working cycle as separate chemical and mechanical processes, Front. Phys. 13(5), 138206 (2018).

[3] Xin Wang, A. Miranowicz, Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, and F. Nori, Two-color electromagnetically induced transparency via modulated coupling between a mechanical resonator and a qubit, Phys. Rev. A 98,023821 (2018).



 [1] Xin Wang, Hao Chen, Cheng-yu Li, and Hong-rong Li, Vibration assisted coherent excitation energy transfer in a deturned dimer, Chin. Phys. B 26, 037105 (2017).

[2] Ruizheng Hou, Iong Ying Loh, Hongrong Li, Zhisong Wang, Mechanical-Kinetic Modeling of a Molecular Walker from a Modular Design Principle, Phys. Rev. Applied 7, 024020 (2017).

[3] Xue-jian Sun, Hao Chen, Wen-xiao Liu, and Hong-rong Li, Optical-response properties in an atom-assisted optomechanical system with mechanical pump, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 50, 105503 (2017).

[4]  Xin Wang, A. Miranowicz, Hong-rong Li, and F. Nori, Hybrid quantum device with a carbon nanotube and a flux qubit for dissipative quantum engineering, Phys. Rev. B 95, 205415 (2017).

[5]  Xin Wang, A. Miranowicz, Hong-rong Li, and F. Nori, Observing pure effects of counter-rotating terms without ultrastrong coupling: A single photon can simultaneously excite two qubits Phys. Rev. A 96, 063820 (2017).



[1] Xin Wang, Hong-rong Li, Dong-xu Chen, Wen-xiao Liu, Fu-li Li, Tunable electromagnetically induced transparency in a composite superconducting systemOptics Communications 366, 321(2016).

[2] Peng-Bo Li, Hong-Rong Li & Fu-Li Li, Enhanced electromechanical coupling of a nanomechanical resonator to coupled superconducting cavities, Scientific Reports 6:19065 (2016).

[3] Hao Chen, Xin Wang, Ai-ping Fang, Hong-rong Li, Phonon-assisted excitation energy transfer in photosynthetic systems, Chin. Phys. B 25, 098201 (2016).

[4] Xin Wang, A. Miranowicz, Hong-rong Li, and F. Nori, Method for observing robust and tunable phonon blockede in a nanomechanical resonator coupled to charged qubit, Phys. Rev. A 93, 063861 (2016). 

[5]  Xin Wang, A. Miranowicz, Hong-rong Li, and F. Nori, Multi-output microwave single-photon source using superconducting circuits with longitudinal and transverse couplings, Phys. Rev. A 94,053858 (2016).




[1] Chen-Wei Jiang, Xiu-Xing Zhang, Ai-Ping Fang, Hong-Rong Li, Rui-Hua Xie, Fu-Li Li and Roland E Allen, Photoisomerization dynamics of a rhodopsin-based molecule (potential molecular switch) with high quantum yields, Phys. Scr. 90 025401 (2015).

[2] Xiu-Xing Zhang and Hong-Rong Li,The renormalization of geometric quantum discord in the transverse Ising model, Mod. Phys. Lett. B 29, 1550002 (2015).

[3] Xin Wang, Hao Chen, Hong-rong Li*, Vibration-assisted coherent excitation energy transfer in a detuning system, arXiv:1412.5568.

[4] Xin Wang, Hong-rong Li*, Wen-xiao Liu, Fu-li Li, Tunable electromagnetically induced transparency with a coupled superconducting system,  arXiv:1502.02252.

[5] Peng-Bo Li, Shao-Yan Gao, Hong-Rong Li, Fu-Li Li, Enhanced electromechanical coupling of a nanomechanical resonator to coupled superconducting cavities, arXiv:1503.02393.



[1] Xin Wang, Hong-rong Li,* Peng-bo Li, Chen-wei Jiang, Hong Gao, and Fu-li Li, Preparing ground states and squeezed states of nanomechanical cantilevers by fast dissipation,  Phys. Rev. A 90, 013838 (2014); Published online.

[2] Chen-Wei Jiang, Ai-Ping Fang, Di Zhao, Hong-Rong Li, Rui-Hua Xie, and Fu-Li Li, Detailed Photoisomerization Dynamics of a Green Fluorescent Protein Chromophore Based Molecular Switch, nternational Journal of Photoenergy, 2014, 597165-11.

[3] Xue-Qin Li, Sheng-Li Ma, Peng-Bo Li, Shao-Yan Gao, Hong-Rong Li and Fu-Li Li,  Quantum information transfer with hybrid NV center-photon qubit encoding,  ournal of Modern Optics, (2014). Published online,



[1] Hong-rong Li, Pei zhang, Yinjun Liu, Fu-li Li, and Shi-yao Zhu, Control excitation and coherent transfer in a dimer, Phys. Rev. A 87, 053831 (2013); Published online. 

[2] Yin-ping Zhang, Hong-rong Li*, Ai-ping Fang, Hao Chen, and Fu-li Li, Energy transfer and correlation dynamics in a three-quasi-spin-pigment system,  Chin. Phys. B Vol. 22, No. 5 (2013) 057104.

[3]  Yuan Xu, Yuan-yuan Huang, Ling Hu, Pei Zhang, Dong Wei, Hong-rong Li*, Hong Gao*, Fu-li Li, Chin. Phys. Lett. 30, 100304 (2013).

[4]  Xiao-lian Wang, Hong-rong Li*, Pei Zhang, and Fu-li Li, Chin. Phys. B, 22, 117102 (2013).

[5]  Dong Wei, Hao Liu, Mingtao Cao, Ruifeng Liu, Liang Han, Pei Zhang, Yu Zhou, Hong-rong Li*, Hong Gao and Fuli Li, J. Mod. Opt.60, 598 (2013).



[1] Hong-rong Li, Pei Zhang, Hong Gao, W. –T. Bi, M. D. Alamri, and Fu-li Li, Non-Equilibrium Quantum Entanglement in Biological Systems, Chin. Phys. Lett. 29, 047101 (2012).

[2] Peng-Bo Li, Shao-Yan Gao, Hong-Rong Li, Sheng-li Ma, and Fu-li Li, Dissipative preparation of entangled states between two spatially separated nitrogen-vacancy centers, Phys. Rev. A 85, 042306 (2012).

[3] P. Zhang, Y. Jiang, R.-F. Liu, H. Gao, Hong-rong. Li, and F.-L. Li, Implementing the Deutsch's algorithm with spin-orbital angular momentum of photon without interferometer, Opt. Commun. 285, 838 (2012).

[4] Y. Lv, Z. Wang, Y. Jin, M. Cao, L. Han, P. Zhang, Hong-rong Li, H. Gao, and F.-L. Li, Spin polarization separation of light reflected at Brewster angle,  Opt. Lett. 37, 984 (2012).

[5] Y. Jin, Z. Wang, Y. Lv, H. Liu, R. Liu, P. Zhang, Hong-rong Li, H. Gao, and F.-L. Li, Variation of polarization distribution of reflected beam caused by spin separation, Opt. Express 20, 1975 (2012).  



[1] Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, and Shi-yao Zhu, : Quantum Nonlocally Correlated Observables for Non-Gaussian States, Chin. Phys. Lett. 28, 050310(2011).

[2] Pei Zhang, Hong-Rong Li, Hong Gao, and Fu-Li Li, Entanglement distillation from Gaussian input states by coherent photon addition, J. Mod. Opt. 58, 835(2011).



[1] P. Zhang, B.-H. Liu, R.-F. Liu, Hong-rong Li, F.-L. Li, and G.-C. Guo, Implementation of one-dimensional quantum walks on spin-orbital angular momentum space of photons,  Phys. Rev. A 81, 052322 (2010).

[2] A. Fang, Y. Chen, F.-L. Li, Hong-rong Li, and P. Zhang, Generation of two-mode Gaussian-type entangled states of light via a quantum beat laser,  Phys. Rev. A 81, 012323 (2010).

[3] Hong-rong Li, Li-gang Wang, Gao-xiang Li, Fu-li Li, and Shi-yao Zhu, Generation of two-mode entangled states in a four-level atomic system via the Raman processOpt. Commun. 283, 5269 (2010)



[1]  Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, and Shi-yao Zhu, Inseparability of photon-added Gaussian states, Phys. Rev. A 75 (6), 062318 (2007).

[2]  Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, Yang Yang, Entangling two single-mode Gaussian states by use of a beam splitter, Chin. Phys. 15 (12), 2947-2952 (2006).

[3]  Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, Yang Yang, Inseparability condition for two-mode Gaussian states in the non-diagonal coherent-state representation, Phys. Lett. A 355 (4-5), 303-307 (2006).

[4] Qian Zhang, Fu-li Li, and Hong-rong Li, Teleportation of a two-mode Gaussian state through double two-mode- squeezed-state quantum channels, ACTA PHYSICA SINICA 55, 2275 (2006).

[5]  Hong-rong Li, Fu-li Li, Yang Yang, and Qian Zhang, Entanglement swapping of two-mode Gaussian states in a thermal environment, Phys. Rev. A 71, 022314 (2005).

[6]  Fu-li Li and Hong-rong Li, An Intuitive Expression for Inseparability Condition of a Two-Mode Squeezed Vacuum State in a Thermal Environment, Chin. Phys. Lett. 21, 991 ( 2004).

[7]  Fu-li Li, Hong-rong Li, Jun-xiang Zhang, and Shi-yao Zhu, Teleported State and Its Fidelity in Quantum Teleportation of Continuous Variables, Chin. Phys. Lett. 20, 14 ( 2003).

[8]  Fu-li Li, Hong-rong Li, Jun-xiang Zhang, and Shi-yao Zhu, Nonclassical properties of teleported optical fields in quantum teleportation of continuous variables, Phys. Rev. A 66, 024302 (2002).