The Center for Quantum Control (CQC) was established in 2005 by Prof. Ruibao Tao, who also served as the first director of the center from 2005 to 2009. Prof. Jianqiang You served as director from 2009 to 2012. Since 2013, the center is co-directed by Prof. Xingao Gong and Prof. Lei Zhou. Currently, CQC has 26 faculty members, including 1 member of Chinese Acadamy of Sciences, 5 Distinguished Young Scientists, 2 Changjiang Scholars.
CQC is physically located on the 23rd and 24th floor of Guanghua East Tower in Fudan University (Handan Road 220, Shanghai 200433, China).