Zhaolin Lu is an Assistant Professor of microsystems engineering at Rochester Institute of Technology. He received his M.S. degree in optics from Chinese Academy of Sciences, his M.S. degree in physics from Michigan Technological University in 2002, and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Delaware in 2006. During his work at Rochester Institute of Technology, he has established a nanoplasmonics and metamaterials group focusing on the exploration of the properties and applications of advanced optical and electromagnetic materials. These materials include photonic crystals, metamaterials, and graphene. For years, his work is at the frontier of nanophotonics and has been widely highlighted by public media. He has published over 70 journals and conference papers and is an editor of several optics journals. He is the inventor of 5 patents and the recipient of Texas Instruments/Douglass Harvey Faculty Development Award. His work is currently supported by National Science Foundation, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and American Chemical Society.
Biography Updated on 12 February 2012