UT ECE Welcomes Dr. Zheng Wang to Faculty

Monday, May 30, 2011 - 7:00pm

UT ECE is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Zheng Wang to our faculty beginning on January 1, 2012.

Dr. Wang is currently a research scientist at the Research Laboratory of Electronics at MIT. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Applied Physics from Stanford University in 2006. He did his undergraduate studies at University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and received a B.S. degree in Physics (2000). During his PhD, he focused on developing integrated photonic crystal devices for optical information processing. At MIT, he pioneers topological photonic devices at microwave frequencies, and builds subwavelength optical and acoustic devices using periodic media and multimaterial microstructured fibers for signal processing, sensing and transduction applications. He is a co-author of 24 peer-reviewed journal articles and holds 2 US patents.