Zhixiong Guo serves as an Associate Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Rutgers University-New Brunswick/Piscataway. He received his B.S., M.S., and Doctorate degrees all in engineering physics, from Tsinghua University, Beijing, in 1989, 1991, and 1995, respectively. Then, he worked as a Research Fellow in Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Taejon, Republic of Korea, and a Research Associate in Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan. From 1999 to 2001, he worked as a Research Staff Member in Polytechnic Institute of NYU, NY, where he completed his Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering in the same time period. His research interests include radiation-matter interactions at the micro/nanoscales, laser applications in biology and medicine, and heat transfer. Currently, he is focusing on integrating nanophotonics with biotechnology, and conducting emerging technological applications such as MEMS/NEMS sensors, material micro/nanoprocessing, plasma-mediated ablation, biomedical imaging, and sensing at the molecular level. His research is funded by the National Science Foundation, NASA/NJSGC, MTF, NIH, New Jersey Nanotechnology Consortium, Rutgers University Academic Excellence Funds Awards, Charles and Johanna Busch Memorial Funds Awards, and other sources. He also received a teaching award from Rutgers Vice President Office for Undergraduate Education for ME curriculum development. He is the author or coauthor of over 120 scientific publications and has an author h-index of 15 in SCI. He serves as an Active Member in ASME, OSA, and SPIE and is currently serving as K-18 Technical Committee Chair for Heat Transfer Division, ASME. He has been in the organization/program committee for a number of international conferences.
Biography Updated on 11 October 2010