Our paper on “Optical initialization of single spins in WSe2”

by Xin Lu, Xiaotong Chen, Sudipta Dubey et al.

accepted in Nature Nanotechnology




Our paper on “Photon-phonon entanglement in atomically thin materials”

by Xiaotong Chen, Xin Lu, Sudipta Dubey et al.

accepted in Nature Physics




Qiang Yao defends his masters thesis

June 21 2018

Qiang Yao successfully defended his masters thesis:

"Electrical and Optical Characterization of Monolayer WSe2 Field Effect Transistor".

Congratulations Qiang!


Weijie Li joins the lab

June 2018

Weijie Li joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome Weijie!


Qiyu Zhang joins the lab

May 2018

Undergraduate student Qiyu Zhang joins the lab. Welcome Qiyu!


Dr. Srivastava gives an invited talk at Nanolight Conference in Benasque, Spain

March 11-16 2018


New closed-cycle He-4 cryostat installed in the lab

March 2018


Dr. Srivastava gives an invited talk at ICON -2DMAT Conference

in Nanyang Technology University, Singapore

11-15 december 2017


Dr. Srivastava receives NSF-EFRI grant

November 1 2017

Dr. Ajit Srivastava and four co-principle investigators are awarded

$2,000,000 NSF-EFRI grant.


Emory team led by Prof. Lian receives an NSF-MRI grant

for Ultrafast Transient Absorption Spectrometer

August 2018


Eva Liu presents poster at SURE symposium

August 2 2017

Eva finishes Emory SURE program and presents her poster at SURE symposium.

Congratulations Eva!



Dr. Sudpita Dubey joins the lab

June 1 2017

Sudipta received her PhD from Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India and comes to Emory from Institut Neél, Grenoble, France, where she was a postdoc working on TMD transport and optics. Welcome Sudipta!


Eva Liu participates in SURE program

May 30 2017

Eva gets admitted to Emory SURE program, a summer research opportunity for undergraduate students. Congratulations Eva!


Qiang Yao joins the lab

May 15 2017

Qiang joins the lab as a graduate student. Welcome Qiang!


Dr. Xin Lu joins the lab

March 2017

Xin received her PhD from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore where she worked on CVD growth and Raman scattering of TMD. Welcome Xin!


Xiaotong Chen and Tyler Smith defend their qualifier

February 2017

Congratulations to Xiaotong and Tyler!


Eva Liu joins the lab

January 2017

Undergraduate student Eva joins the lab. Welcome Eva!


Dr. Srivastava gives a keynote talk
at Graphene Forum 2017 in Shenzhen, China

April 2017



Dr. Srivastava and Prof. Family give a public talk
on 2016 Physics Nobel Prize

October 2016