Zihuai is a postdoctoral researcher in Prof. Alp Sipahigil's group, working on solid-state quantum systems. He earned his Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering in 2022 from Princeton University, where he worked on engineering coherent quantum defects in diamond in the lab of Prof. Nathalie de Leon. He received his B.S. in physics in 2016 from University of Science and Technology of China.
Superconducting quantum devices and quantum optics.