Name: Zhanchun Tu (Z. C. Tu)
      PhD (ITP, CAS, 2004)
Address:  Department of Physics
Beijing Normal University
Beijing 100875, China
  Recent Research Interests/Areas
  Employment Experiences
  Selected Papers
  Group Members
  Useful Chinese materials
Update: Sept. 11, 2017
    Teaching TOP    
Mechanics (力学)
Classic Mechanics (理论力学)
Introduction to Biological Physics
    Recent Research Interests/Areas TOP    
Elasticity and dynamics of bio-membranes and bio-polymers
Non-equilibrium process and finite-time thermodynamics
    Educations TOP    
2001.3-2004.6, PhD (Institute of Theoretical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
1998.9-2001.3, MS (Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics)
1994.9-1998.7, BS (Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    Employment Experiences TOP    
2013.9- Professor, Department of Physics, Beijing Normal University
2007.8-2013.8 Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Beijing Normal University
2006.9-2007.8 Postdoc (Humboldt fellowship), II. Institut fuer Theoretische Physik, Universitaet Stuttgart, Germany
2005.11-2006.7 Postdoc, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan
2004.7-2005.11 Postdoc, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Japan
    Representative publications (Full list of publications in here) TOP    
Geng Li, H. T. Quan and Z. C. Tu, Shortcuts to isothermality and nonequilibrium work relations, Phys. Rev. E 96, 012144 (2017)
Shiqi Sheng and Z. C. Tu, Weighted reciprocal of temperature, weighted thermal flux, and their applications in finite-time thermodynamics, Phys. Rev. E 89, 012129 (2014) [12 pages]
Z. C. Tu, Efficiency at maximum power of Feynman's ratchet as a heat engine, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 41, 312003 (2008) [6 pages]
Pan Yang, Qiang Du and Z. C. Tu, General neck condition for the limit shape of budding vesicles, Phys. Rev. E 95, 042403 (2017) ; See also Supplemental Material
Z. C. Tu and U. Seifert, Concise theory of chiral lipid membranes, Phys. Rev. E 76, 031603 (2007) [14 pages]
Z. C. Tu and Z. C. Ou-Yang, A geometric theory on the elasticity of bio-membranes, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 37, 11407-11429 (2004)
    Group members TOP    
Ning Liu (刘宁), Master student, 2017.9-
Lu Chen (陈璐), Master student, 2016.9-
Xinran Ma (马欣然), Master & PhD student, 2015.9-
Yiheng Zhang (张一恒), Master & PhD student, 2014.9-
Lingfei Zhao (赵凌飞), Master student, 2013.9-2016.7
Geng Li (李耿), PhD student, 2015.9-
Shiqi Sheng (盛世奇), Master & PhD student, 2012.9-2017.6
Pan Yang (杨盼), PhD student, 2013.9-2017.6
Yang Wang (王洋), Master student, 2010.9-2013.7
Mingzhe Zhang (张明哲), Master student, 2009.9-2012.7
    Useful Chinese materials TOP    
译著:《细胞的物理生物学》 勘误表
    Financial Supports TOP    
国家自然基金[10704009(青年2008-2010); 11075015(2011-2013); 11274046(2013-2016); 11322543(优青2014-2016); 11675017(2017-2020)]