College Introduction

The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) has been established at Shenzhen University to provide both undergraduate and postgraduate education, focusing on interdisciplinary teaching and research. As a special platform at Shenzhen University, IAS seeks to


Guanheng Chen

Ph.D.,Assistant Professor

Address: Room717, Institute for Advanced Study,Shenzhen University,Nanshan District Shenzhen,Guangdong,China 518060


1. B.S. Mathematics, Jinan University, 2008-2012.

2. Mphil. Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2012-2014.

3. Ph.D. Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2014-2018.


1. ARC Research Associate, University of Adelaide, 2018.06-2020.06

2. Assistant Researcher, Southeast University, 2020.11-2022.09

3. Assistant Professor, Shenzhen University, Institute for Advanced Study, 2023.01-present.

Research Interests

Floer homology and its applications in symplectic geometry.


1. The 1st Prize of the 3rd China Undergraduate Mathematics Competition in Guangdong Region 10/2011.

2. High level personnel project of Jiangsu Province 2021. Grant numbers: JSSCBS20210059


National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars. Grant number:12201106.

Project title:Spectral invariants of Floer homology and its applications on the group of Hamiltonian symplecticmorphisms.  Funding:Three hundred thousand yuan. Starting and ending date:2023.01-2025.12.

Research papers

1.G. Chen, On cobordism maps on periodic Floer homology, Algebr. Geom. Topol. 21 (1) 1-103, 2021.

2.G. Chen, Cobordism maps on periodic Floer homology induced by elementary Lefschetz fibrations.  Topology Appl. 302 (2021), Paper No. 107818, 23 pp.

3.G. Chen, Local behaviour of sequences of three-dimensional generalised monopoles. manuscripta math. (2022).

4.G. Chen, Closed-open morphisms on periodic Floer homology, arXiv:2111.11891, 2021. (Submitted)

5.G. Chen, On PFH and HF spectral invariants, arXiv:2209.11071, 2022.  (Submitted)