Professor at Department of Mathematics, Tsinghua University (清华大学)
Yau Mathematical Sciences Center (YMSC) (丘成桐数学科学中心)
Haidian District, Beijing 100084, China.
Office: Jing Zhai (静斋) 305.
Email: sili@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn

Visiting senior scientist at Kavli IPMU

About me

I started my undergraduate training in 1999 at the physics program of SCGY from University of Science and Technology of China , Hefei.
I went to study at the Department of Mathematics at Harvard University in 2006 and earned my PhD degree in 2011.
I spent a year as a postdoctoral researcher at Northwestern University , and then became an assistant professor at Boston University in 2012.
In 2014, I joined Tsinghua University as a faculty member of Department of Mathematics and Yau Mathematical Sciences Center.

Here is my Curriculum Vitae

I am a fan of pingpong and basketball. We have weekly pingpong and basketball event at Tsinghua. Join us!

Research

I work in the field of mathematical physics and am interested in algebraic and geometric aspects of quantum field theory and string theory. Some aspects of current interest include

See Research page for details.

There are two weekly mathematical physics seminars in YMSC. We also created the Strings Beijing website to collect related activities in Beijing area.