Naihuan Jing received his Ph.D. degree from Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, in 1989. He has since worked at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Princeton, NJ, USA, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, and University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA, before joining North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA, where he is a Full Professor. He was a recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship in 2003-2004 and Humboldt Research Award during 2004-2005. He was also awarded the Chang Jiang Chair Professorship and Distinguished Chair Professorship at South China University of Technology in 2009 and 2010, respectively. He has been Visiting Professor at Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in Berkeley, Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in Bonn, Bielefeld University, and National University of Singapore. Jing's main research areas are quantum groups, infinite-dimensional Lie algebras, representation theory, algebraic combinatorics, and quantum computation.
Biography Updated on 25 July 2012