Weiguo Yang obtained his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA, in 1999, M.S. degree in laser physics from University of Science and Technology of China, Anhui, China (USTC), in 1995, and B.S. degree in applied physics from USTC in 1992. He is currently Associated Professor in the Department of Engineering and Technology, Western Carolina University (WCU), Cullowhee, NC, USA. Before joining WCU in fall 2007, he served as a Principal Engineer, Ciena Corporation, for a short period and as a Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies Incorporation for more than seven years. His current research interests include negative index of refraction and metamaterials, fiber PMD and optical networks, and semiconductor laser dynamics. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and OSA and a Member of SPIE and ASEE.
Biography Updated on 29 August 2015