About Me

Welcome to my homepage! I am Caihua Luo, an Assistant Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen). Before that, I was a postdoc, respectively, at CUHK, Bar-Ilan University, and the Chalmers University of Technology. I graduated in June 2018 from the National University of Singapore under the supervision of Prof. Wee Teck Gan.

Postdoc positions are available (mostly funded by the Shenzhen government). There are also two Ph.D. positions available (funded by CUHK-SZ). You are welcome to apply.


Email: luocaihua(AT)cuhk.edu.cn (temporary, but check frequently)


chluo(AT)amss.ac.cn (permanent)

Address: School of Sciences and Engineering

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen)

Shenzhen, 518172



''Imagination is more important than knowledge.''

-Albert Einstein

''One of the reasons we don't do as well as we should is that we are all over-taught.''

-Israel Gelfand

''If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.''

-John Louis von Neumann

''Mathematics is about discovering, explaining, and understanding phenomena.''


''People (or students) do not have shortcomings, only uniquenesses. The goal of a good teacher is to turn these uniquenesses into advantages.''

-Israel Gelfand

''The older I get, the more I believe that at the bottom of most deep mathematical problems there is a combinatorial problem.''

-Israel Gelfand