• 2004 Excellence Award (Third-Class Award), Sun Yat-sen University. 
  • 2005 Excellence Award (Minor Award), Sun Yat-sen University. 
  • 2006 Excellence Award (Major Award), Sun Yat-sen University. 
  • 2006 Japan Sumitomo Corporation Scholarship, Sun Yat-sen University 
  • 2007 Graduation with Distinction, Sun Yat-sen University 
  • 2007 Chen Ning Yang Fellowship, Tsinghua University
  • 2010 The Best Poster Award in Annual Meeting of Chinese Physical Society (Nankai University). 
  • 2010 Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship (Minor Award), Tsinghua University. 
  • 2011 Tsinghua Scholarship for Overseas Graduate Studies. 
  • 2011 Tsinghua Excellent Graduate Student Scholarship (Major Award). 
  • 2012 Graduation with Distinction of Beijing Municipality 
  • 2012 Tsinghua Outstanding PhD Dissertation (Major Award)
  • 2012 Three-year research grants at Perimeter Institute from the Government of Canada through Industry Canada and from the Province of Ontario through the Ministry of Research and Innovation.
  • 2014 PIMS (Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences) Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Canada [declined].
  • 2015 Institute for Condensed Matter Theory Postdoctoral Fellowship, UIUC