Chunhui (Rita) Du

Chunhui (Rita) Du

Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2015


Office: Mayer Hall Addition 3601
Phone: 858-246-5710

Research Statement

Our research group focuses on developing quantum sensing and imaging technique to study various properties (spin, charge, and heat, etc) of novel materials in the nanometer scale. Our research tools are versatile, including optical measurement based on nitrogen vacancy center in diamond, transport and microwave spectroscopy as well as scanning probe magnetometry.

For more about our research, please visit the website of the group 


Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Program Award (2023)
Department of Energy Early Career Award (2022)
International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) Early Career Scientist Prize in the field of Magnetism (2022)
NSF CAREER Award (2021)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Young Investigator Award (2021)
Harold and Suzy Ticho Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Physics, University of California, San Diego (2019)