We aim to understand the beauty of physics in realistic materials by performing ab initio materials simulations and developing new methods to reveal novel phenomena. By the materials design, we aim to bridge the fundamental theory and experimental measurement. Our recent research is focused on the design and prediction of exotic topological materials, for exmaple, topological insulators, topological Dirac and Weyl semimetals.

Bright and energetic M.Sc and  PhD students and Postdocs are always welcome.

| News |
Dr. Binghai Yan was awarded the 2017 IPS prize for young scientist (Dec 2017)
Dr. Huixia Fu received the Dean of Faculty Fellowship  (Sep 2017)
Research highlights in Weizmann Webpage (Sep 2017)
Research highlights in Nature(Jul 2017), New York Times(Jul 2017) and Phys.org (Jul 2017)

| Events |
Workshop for Young Research Leaders - Topological Matter May 21-24, 2018, Weizmann Institute
Weizmann - Max Planck Minerva workshop, Feb 25-26, 2018, Jerusalem