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Prof. Jing Shi

Jing Shi

Professor of Physics

Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics (1994): University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Areas
  • Spin transport, quantum transport, and spin-dependent physics
  • Graphene, 2D layers, heterostructures, and nanoscale devices
  • Magnetic insulators, heterostructures, and interfaces
  • Energy related materials science research
Courses Taught

Phys2A-C; Phys135AB; Phys150AB; Phys151; Phys234

Contact Information
Physics & Astronomy
Condensed Matter Physics
Materials Science and Engineering 218
9518271059

1989-1994: Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1994-1996: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Physics and Materials Research Laboratory, University of California at Santa Barbara

1996-1998: Staff Scientist, Motorola Phoenix Corporate Research Labs.

1998-1999: Senior Staff Scientist, Motorola Phoenix Corporate Research Labs.

1999-2005: Associate Professor, Professor, Department of Physics, University of Utah

2005-present: Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of California, Riverside

2006 (April-May): Visiting Professor, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

2006 (May-July): Visiting Professor, Tohoku University, Japan

2006 (Nov-Dec): Visiting Professor, Ruhr University at Bochum, Germany 

2007 (June-July): Visiting Professor, Fudan University, China

2010 (Aug-Sept): Siyuan Visiting Professor, Nanjing University, China

2012 (Feb-March): Visiting Professor, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

2014 (June-Aug): Visiting Professor, CNRS/Ecole Polytechnique, France

2014-present: Director, Spins and Heat in Nanoscale Electronic Systems (SHINES), a DOE-funded Energy Frontier Research Center.

Awards Received

UC Presidential Chair Professor (2018-)

American Physical Society Fellow (2012)

IBM Faculty Award (2009)

Wang Kuan-Cheng Foundation/Chinese Academy of Sciences Research Award (2002, 2003)

Research Innovation Award (Research Corporation) (2000)