Members

Ph. D. Alumni

First Name Last Name Graduating Year Current Position
Cheng Sun 2002 Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Nicholas (Xuanlai) Fang 2003 Associate Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
David (Ta-Jen) Yen 2004 Professor, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Dongmin Wu 2005 Professor, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech and Nano-bionics, CAS, China
Kyle Su 2005 APAC TMT trader at Merrill Lynch
Zhaowei Liu 2006 Associate Professor, University of California, San Diego
Werayut Srituravanich 2006 Lecturer, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Hyesog (Joe) Lee 2007 Senior Engineer, Samsung Display
Muralidhar Ambati 2008 Senior Engineer, Intel Corporation
Junyu Mai 2008 Researcher at Sandia National Laboratory
Yuan Wang 2009 Lab Manager
Yi Xiong 2009 Research scientist, KLA-Tencor
Yongmin Liu 2009 Assistant Professor, Northeastern University
Sheng Wang 2009 Optical Engineer at KLA-Tencor
Liang Pan 2010 Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Jason Valentine 2010 Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University
Jie Yao 2010 Assistant Professor, UC Berkeley
Lee Fok 2010 Senior Engineer, Intel Corporation
Ming Liu 2010 Assistant Professor, UC Riverside
Volker Sorger 2011 Assistant Professor, George Washington University
Yongshik Park 2011 Senior Engineer, Samsung Electronics
Ze'ev Abrams 2012 Senior Materials Scientist at Enki Technology
Ong Pholchai 2012 Faculty, KMUTNB
Christopher Gladden 2012 Engineer, Glint Photonics
Erick Ulin-Avila 2012 Postdoc, Technion
Ania Labno 2013 Boston Consulting Group
Jun Suk Rho 2013 Assistant Professor, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
Sadao Ota 2013 Assistant Professor, University of Tokyo
Ziliang Ye 2013 Postdoc, Stanford University
Shaomin Xiong 2014 Research staff member, HGST Research Center
Michael Mrejen 2015 Research Scientist, Tel Aviv University, Physics Department
Zi Jing Wong 2015 Postdoc
Sui Yang 2015 Postdoc
Kevin O'Brien 2015 Postdoc, University of California, Berkeley


Postdoc Alumni

First Name Last Name Years Current Position
Hamidreza Ramezani 2013 - 2016 Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
Kosmas Tsakmakidis 2014 - 2015 Postdoc, University of Ottawa
Xingjie Ni 2012 - 2015 Assistant Professor, Penn State University
Yimin Li 2011 - 2015 Faculty, SIMIT
Jie Zhu 2009 - 2014 Assistant Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Tongcang Li 2011 - 2014 Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Haim Suchowski 2011 - 2014 Assistant Professor, Tel Aviv University
Alessandro Salandrino 2011 - 2014 Assistant Professor, University of Kansas
Liang Feng 2012 - 2014 Assistant Professor, SUNY at Buffalo
Chihhui Wu 2012 - 2014 RET Design Engineer at Intel Corporation
Baolei Li 2013 - 2014 Software Engineer, Linkedin
Renmin Ma 2009 - 2014 Assistant Professor, Peking University
Kedar Hippalgaonkar 2012 - 2013 (Research Associate) Research Scientist, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Peng Zhang 2011 - 2013 Senior Engineer (HAMR design), Western Digital
Xiaobo Yin 2009 - 2013 (Senior Research Scientist) Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder
Boubacar Kante 2010 - 2013 Assistant Professor, UC San Diego
Majid Gharghi 2010 - 2013 Senior Process Engineer, Intermolecular
Jia Zhu 2010 - 2013 Professor, Nanjing University
Daniel Lanzillotti Kimura 2010 - 2012 Laboratoire de Photonique et de Nanostructures, CNRS
Maiken Mikkelsen 2010 - 2012 Assistant Professor, Duke University
Hu Cang 2009 - 2011 Assistant Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Avi Niv 2008 - 2011 Senior Lecturer, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Stefano Palomba 2009 - 2011 Research Scientist, KLA-Tencor
Pavel Kolchin 2008 - 2011 Research Scientist, KLA-Tencor
Sheng Shen 2010 - 2011 Assistant Professor, Carnegie Melon University
Xiaodong Yang 2009 - 2011 Assistant Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Ajithkumar Warrier 2006 - 2011 Research Scientist, Bioengineering Dept, UC Berkeley
Bin Guo 2006 - 2011 Senior Researcher, SRI International
Thomas Zentgraf 2007 - 2011 Professor, University of Paderborn, Germany
Ertugrul Cubukcu 2009 - 2010 Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego
Changshi Lao 2008 - 2010 Senior Technologist at MEMC Electronic Materials
Rupert Outlon 2006 - 2010 Leverhulme Lecturer, Imperial College London, UK
Guy Bartal 2006 - 2010 Assistant Professor, Technion
Li Zeng 2006 - 2010 Senior Engineer, Western Digital
Shuang Zhang 2006 - 2010 Professor, University of Birmingham, UK
Atsushi Ishikawa 2007 - 2010 Special Postdoctoral Researcher, RIKEN, Japan
Jensen Li 2008 - 2009 Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham
Chih-wei Chang 2007 - 2009 Assistant Research Fellow, National Taiwan University
Tae-Jin Yim 2007 - 2009 Senior Engineer, Samsung Electronics
Bumki Min 2007 - 2008 Associate Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Geoffroy Lerosey 2007 - 2008 Research Scientist, Waves and Acoustic Lab, ESPCI, Paris, France
Vladimir Fokin 2007 - 2008 Senior Engineer
Seunghoon Han 2006 - 2008 Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Hyeun-Seok Choi 2006 - 2008 Senior Researcher, Korean Institute of Industrial Technology
Sunghyun Nam 2006 - 2008 Postdoctoral research associate, Los Alamos National Lab
David Pile 2006 - 2008 Senior Editor, Nature Photonics
Dentcho Genov 2006 - 2008 Assistant Professor, Louisiana Tech University
Yuri Pikus 2005 - 2006 Engineer
Xuejin Zhang 2005 - 2006 Associate Professor, Nanjing University
Hui Liu 2004 - 2005 Asscociate Professor, Nanjing University
Jennifer Steele 2004 - 2005 Associate Professor, Trinity University
Stephane Durant 2003 - 2006 Senior research scientist, KLA-Tencor
Lucia Florescu 2003 - 2004 Researcher, Jet Proportional Lab (NASA), Pasadena, CA
Qihuo Wei 2001 - 2003 Associate Professor, Kent State University
Xiaoning Jiang 1997 - 2001 Associate Professor, North Carolina State University
Qi Luo 1997 - 2003 Senior MTS, Maxim Integrated Products


Visiting Scholars and Students

First Name Last Name Years Current Position
Yelong Xu 2014 - 2016, Visiting Student Nanjing University
Jianwen Dong 2014 - 2015, Visiting Scholar Sun Yat-sen University
Juan Liu 2014 - 2015, Visiting Scholar Beijing Institute of Technology
Baowen Li 2014 - 2015, Visiting Scholar Professor, National University of Singapore/Tongji University
Aimin Wu 2013 - 2014, Visiting Scholar Faculty, SIMIT
Donghan Lee 2013 - 2014, Visiting Scholar Professor, Chungnam National University
Dominic Zerulla 2013, Visiting Scholar Senior Lecturer, University College Dublin
Yong-Hoon Cho 2012 - 2013, Visiting Scholar Professor, KAIST
Francisco J. Garcia Vidal 2011, Visiting Scholar Professor, Universidad Aut noma de Madrid, Spain
Peigen Ni 2011, Visiting Scholar National Natural Science Foundation of China
Zhenggao Dong 2010 - 2011, Visiting Scholar Professor, Southeast University, China
Changgui Lu 2009 - 2011, Visiting Scholar Professor, Southeast University, China
Danhong Huang 2010, Visiting Scholar Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base
Pi-Gang Luan 2009, Visiting Scholar Professor, National Central University, Taiwan
Takashi Ando 2007 - 2008, Visiting Scholar Hitachi Research Laboratory, Japan
Aidong Li 2006 - 2007, Visiting Scholar Professor, Nanjing University, China
Jianyi Xu 2003 - 2004, Visiting Scholar Professor, Nanjing University, China
Rebecca Kramer 2008, M.S. Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Marco Kwan 2004, M.S. Senior Engineer, Raytheon
Alex Lazarev 2002, M.S. Real Estate Development, Dom Campaign
Daniel Fuller M.S. Student
Dan Harps 2004, M.S. Engineer, Edwards Lifesciences
Jianping (James) Wen M.S. Student
Dongjuan Xi 2004, M.S. Engineer, Edwards Lifesciences
Min Xi M.S. Student
Xiaoxiao Zhang 2004, M.S. Engineer, Globalfoundries
Paloma Arroyo 2011, Visiting Student Research Associate, Imperial College London