Bo Gu

  • Published: 2018-03-04

Bo Gu       (顾波)Bo Gu 顾波




Associate Professor (2018-present)



Research Focus

Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors

  •   Conventional type: (Ga, Mn)As, (Zn, Mn)O
  •   New d0 type: Mg(O,N)
  •   New I-II-V type: Li(Zn, Mn)As, Li(Zn, Mn)P
  •   New narrow-band-gap type: Ba(Zn, Mn)2As2, Ba(Zn, Mn)2Sb2

Spin Hall Effect (SHE)

  •   Giant SHE in diluted alloys: AuFe, AuPt, CuBi, CuIr
  •   Novel SHE in magnetic alloys: PdNi, CuMnBi

Interface Magnetism

  •   Novel spin relaxation: CoFeB/MgO
  •   Enhanced magneto-optical effect: FeCo/insulator

Low-dimensional Quantum Magnets

  •   J1-J2-J3 Heisenberg chains



2016/7 - present,  Senior Scientist (Permanent staff)

Advanced Science Research Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Tokai, Japan


2012/4 -  2016/6, Scientist (Permanent staff)

Advanced Science Research Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Tokai, Japan


2010/4 - 2012/3, Special Topic Researcher

Advanced Science Research Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Tokai, Japan


2007/5 - 2010/3, Post-Doctoral Researcher

Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan




2004/2 - 2007/1, Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics

Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Supervisor: Prof. Gang Su


2000/9 - 2003/7, M.S. in Theoretical Physics

Peking University, Beijing, China

Supervisors: Prof. Zhao-Bing Su, and Prof. Tao Xiang


1996/9 - 2000/7, Bachelor in Physics

Wuhan University, Wuhan, China




JAEA President Award 2011

Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), October 1, 2011, Tokai, Japan


ASRC Director General's Award 2010

Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC), Japan Atomic Energy Agency, March 23, 2011, Tokai, Japan


Excellent Paper Award

2006 Chinese National Doctoral Academic Forum in Physics, July 21, 2006, Beijing, China



Publications (will be updated soon)


Exciton excitations in a one-dimensional band insulator with Hubbard interactions, Bo Gu, Ji-Zhong Lou, Shao-Jing Qin, and Tao Xiang,  Chin. Phys. Lett. 21, 530-355 (2004).


Anomalous magnetization exponent and singular frustration induced gap in incommensurate massive one-dimensional lattice models, Bo Gu and Jun Zhang, Commun. Theor. Phys. 42, 146-150 (2004).


Magnetic properties of J-J-J’ quantum Heisenberg chains with spin S = 1/2, 1, 3/2 and 2 in a magnetic field, Bo Gu, Gang Su, and Song Gao, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, 6081-6094 (2005).


Thermodynamics of spin-1/2 antiferromagnet-antiferromagnet-ferromagnet and ferromagnet- ferromagnet-antiferromagnet trimerized quantum Heisenberg chains, Bo Gu, Gang Su, and Song Gao, Phys. Rev. B 73, 134427 (1-10) (2006).

Comment on "Experimental observation of the 1/3 magnetization plateau in the diamond chain compound Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2", Bo Gu and Gang Su, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 089701 (1) (2006). 


Magnetism and thermodynamic of spin-1/2 Heisenberg diamond chains in magnetic field, Bo Gu and Gang Su, Phys. Rev. B 75, 174437 (1-16) (2007).


Spin structure factors and valence bond states of the trimerized Heisenberg chains in a magnetic field, Shou-Shu Gong, Bo Gu, and Gang Su, Phys. Lett. A 372, 2322-2325 (2008).


Crystal structure effect on the ferromagnetic correlations in ZnO with magnetic impurities, Bo Gu, Nejat Bulut, and Sadamichi Maekawa, J. Appl. Phys. 104, 103906 (1-7) (2008). 


Possible d0 ferromagnetism in MgO doped with nitrogen, Bo Gu, Nejat Bulut, Timothy Ziman, and Sadamichi Maekawa, Phys. Rev. B 79, 024407 (1-7) (2009).


Quantum renormalization of the spin Hall effect, Bo Gu, Jing-Yu Gan, Nejat Bulut, Timothy Ziman, Guang-Yu Guo, Naoto Nagaosa, and Sadamichi Maekawa, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 086401 (1-4) (2010).








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