Wang Zhijian (王志坚)
Full Porfessor, Superadviser for Ph.D canditate student on Experimental Economics, and on Theoretical Physics
Experimental Social Science Laboratory, Zhejiang University

           703 Main Building, Xixi Campus
           312 Dongsan, Zijingang Campus
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 312 Dongsan,
 Zijingang Campus,
 Zhejiang University
 Hangzhou, Zhejiang     
 China, 310058

Name: Wang Zhijian (王志坚)
Born: 1966-09, Fuzhou, Fujian, China,
Gender:  Male
Family:  Married for 23 years and now have one 20-years old child.
         Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics, Zhejiang University (1995)   Super Advisor: Prof. Li Wenzhu (李文铸先生)
         M.S.  in Theoretical Physics, Zhejiang University (1992)   Super Advisor: Prof. Xu Lunbiao (徐伦彪先生)
         B.S.   in Physics, Zhejiang University (1988)

Research interests: Dyanmics processes in games; Experimental economics; Artificial intelligence for mechanism design; Non-equilibrium statistical physics at Nash equilibrium

Course for Undergraduate: Evolutionary Game Theory and Experiment (Course ID: 011Z0020) 课程名称:演化博弈理论与实验(竺可桢学院课程)

Working Papers
Recently Working Papers in Social Science at SSRN & arXiv

Publications in Social Science
  • Extortion can outperform generosity in the iterated Prisoner's Dilemma    (2016)
         Nature Communications, accepted, 2016-02-24   DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11125
    Editor Summary: The Press and Dyson theory overturned several decades of consensus about the iterated prisoner's dilemma and evolution of cooperation. The authors provide the first empirical evidence in support of Press and Dyson’s theory, ……

  • Social cycling and conditional responses in the Rock-Paper-Scissors game    (2014)
         Scientific Reports 4: 5830   DOI: 10.1038/srep05830

             ------------- Selteced as " Best of 2014 " in MIT Technology Review (selected rate ~ 1/10000 in all published in Arxiv)
             ------------- Reported by BBC, ABC, NPR, AOL, DailyMail, USA Today, WashingtonPost and 100+ public media
             ------------- Featured by Naturphilosophie, American Mathematical Society, Phys.Org, Psychology Today, PhysicsToday, and other professional media

  • Periodic frequencies of the cycles in 2 x 2 games: evidence from experimental economics
         The European Physical Journal B,Volume 87, Issue 2, 46 (2014)

             ------------- Featured by " Advances in Engineering " (selected rate ~ 1/1000 in all publised peer-reviewed journal articles)

  • Cycle frequency in standard Rock–Paper–Scissors games: Evidence from experimental economics
         Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications,Volume 392, Issue 20, 15 October 2013, Pages 4997–5005

  • Test MaxEnt in social strategy transitions with xperimental two-person constant sum 2 × 2 games
         Results in Physics, Volume 2, 2012, Pages 127–134 (2012)

  • Test the Principle of Maximum Entropy in Constant Sum 2x2 Game: Evidence in experimental economics,
         Physics Letters A, Volume 376, Issue 16, 19 March 2012, Pages 1318–1322

  • Evolutionary Dynamical Pattern of 'Coyness and Philandering': Evidence from Experimental Economics
         Sayama, H., Minai, A. A., Braha, D. and Bar-Yam, Y. eds.,
         New England Complex Systems Institute Series on Complexity (NECSI) Knowledge Press, ISBN 978-0-9656328-4-3
    P. 1313-1326 (2011)

  • ---Works in Physics ---
  • 单层巴基葱的电子结构与几何结构的关系 中国科学 A 1994/11 中国期刊全文数据库
  • 电声耦合对单层葱的影响 中国科学 A 1995/07 中国期刊全文数据库
  •  碱金属掺杂富勒烯超导体的临界温度和约化能隙研究 物理学报 1994/07 中国期刊全文数据库
  • I_h对称性点阵上Ising相互作用自旋系统的簇团Monte Carlo研究 低温物理学报 1995/01 中国期刊全文数据库
  • 量子Monte Carlo簇团迭代法关于蜂窝状点阵QHAF模型研究 物理学报 1995/11 中国期刊全文数据库 
  • Zou Y, Luo MX, Wang ZhiJian (1998) Theoretical studies on ultraviolet absorption of carbon onions, Chinese Physics Letter, 15 (2), 106
  • Zou Ying, Wang ZhiJian, Li WZ (1997) Theoretical studies on ultraviolet absorption of carbon onions, J Phys Chem Solid, 58 (11), 1653
  • Zou Ying, Wang ZhiJian, Li WZ (1997) Electronic state studies of mono-boron-doped giant heterofullerene, J Phys Chem Solid, 58 (11), 1657
  • ZhiJian Wang, Dadong Yan, Wenzhu Li (1996) Peierls instability in giant fullerene, Chinese Physics Letter, 11, 630
  • Wang Zhijian , Luo Minxing, Li Wenzhu et al (1996) The effect of the electron-phonon coupling on single-layer Buckyonions, SCIENCE IN CHINA Series A, 39 (1), 78
  • Zhijian Wang, Mingxing Luo, Dadong Yan, Heping Ying, Wenzhou Li (1995) Electronic structure and transport properties of fullerene nanotubules, Physical Review B (DOI10.1103/PhysRevB.51.13833), 51, 13833
  • Ying Heping, Wang Zhijian, Ji Daren (1995) Monte Carlo cluster updating for the spin system of Ising interactions on th e fullerene lattices, Chinese Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 74
  • Wang Zhijian, Li Wenzhu, Cao Zhiliang et al (1995) Relation between the geometrical and the electronic structures of buckyonions;, SCIENCE IN CHINA Series A, 38, 47
  • Lunbiao Xu, Zhijian Wang (1994) Therodynamic Function, Fractal Dimension and critical slow down;, Physica Scripta, 49, 264
  • Dadong Yan, Zhijian Wang and Wenzhu Li (1994) Superconducivity of doped Fullerence: Superconductor with wide-frequence ragion phonon Spectum, Physica C, 219, 255
  • LB Xu, ZhiJian Wang (1991) Phenomenological Free-Energy-Function, Fractal Dimension, and critical indices for phase Transition System, Communication in Theoretical physics,, 16 (3), 273

  • Last update" Jan. 1, 2017