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Curriculum Vitae

Graduate Students:

Fanghui Ren

Ph.D Candidate

B.S in Physics, Southwest University, China, M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oregon State University. Fanghui is now pursuing a PhD degree with a focus on photonic crystals and surface plasmonics for optical sensing.


Erwen Li

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S. in Physics, Fudan University, China (2011). His current research is focused on plasmonic modulator based on transparent conductive oxide (TCO).

Qian Gao

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S. in Materials Science an Engineering, University of Science and Technololgy Beijing, China (2012). M.S. in MSE, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (2014). Qian's current research interest is focused on plasmonic based on electro-optic modulator.

Kyle Williams

Undergraduate Researcher, 2013


Alan X. Wang

Ph.D., Assistant Professor

School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Oregon State University

Email: wang@eecs.oregonstate.edu

Office Phone: 541-737-4247

Xinyuan Chong

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S. and M.S. in Physics, Tsinghua University, China (2008, 2011). His past research work is surface plasmon resonance imaging for biomedical application. His current research interest is plasmonic-enhanced gas sensing.

Spencer Liverman

Ph.D. Candidate

B. S. in Electrical Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 2014. He will be Ph.D. candidate starting in Fall 2014.

Formal Group Members:

Dr. Sami Sozuer

Visiting Scholar in 2012

Now Assistant Professor of IZTECH, Turkey


Group Photo after BBQ:

Jing Yang

Postdoctoral Scholar, 2013-2014

Yuting Xi

M.S. Candidate

Yuting Xi obtained his dual B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science at Dalian Jiaotong University, China. He is currently working on ultra-sensitive detection of biomolecules using plasmonic sensors.

Xiangyu Wang

Master, graduated in April 2014

Postdoc Scholar:

Dr. Xianming Kong

Dr. Xianming Kong received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, in 2012, and worked as a postdoctoral researcher in School of Chemical Technology, Aalto University, Finland, where he has developed flexible SERS substrates base on wood products and used SERS in Anti-counterfeiting technology. He joined Prof. Wang's Group in June 2015. His current research is focused on bioenabled SERS substrates and the application of SERS sensors for biological and chemical detection.

Kenny Squire

Ph.D. Candidate

Kenny Squire earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Brigham Young University in 2015.  He researched holography and volumetric displays at BYU. His current research in Dr. Wang's group focuses on optical biosensors using plasmonic nanostructures .

Dr. Kyoung-Youm Kim

Visiting Professor

Jyotindra Shakya

Ph.D. Candidate

After MS Degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University  Jyotindra Shakya started doing research in Lasers and Optics. He have 10 years of experience in industry designing Analog/Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits. He is currently working with Prof Wang on Photonic Analog to Digital Conversion using laser gain medium.