Kam-Sing Wong received the B.S. degree (with honors) in physics from King’s College, University of London, London, UK, in 1983, and the D.Phil. degree in solid-state physics from Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, in 1987. He joined the Physics Department of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong, in 1991, where he is currently an Associate Professor. His main research interests include ultrafast lasers and nonlinear optics, time-resolved spectroscopy, photonic crystal fabrication and characterization, semiconductor, and polymer physics. He published over 100 peer-reviewed journal publications and holds three US patents. He is a Member of the Optical Society of America and has been a Vice President of the Physical Society of Hong Kong (2005–2007). He is currently the President of the Physical Society of Hong Kong. He was a Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves (1999–2003). He served as the Conference Chair for the 4th Asian Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena and serves currently as the Program Subcommittee Member on the field of ultrafast optics and photonics of the 8th Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optic (CLEO/PR 2009).
Biography Updated on 11 August 2008