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Lin Lin

Lin Lin
Faculty Scientist
Phone: +1 510 495 8132


Lin Lin is a Professor in the Department of Mathematics at UC Berkeley, a Faculty Scientist in the Mathematics Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and a mathematician in the CAMERA Center. His research centers on solving quantum many-body problems by employing both classical and contemporary methods. These techniques have found uses across various domains, including quantum chemistry, quantum physics, materials science, and quantum information theory.  He has received the Sloan Research Fellowship (2015), the National Science Foundation CAREER award (2017), the Department of Energy Early Career award (2017), the (inaugural) SIAM Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) early career award (2017), the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) (2019), the ACM Gordon Bell Prize (Team, 2020), and the Simons Investigator in Mathematics award (2021).