Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Ajay Singh  

Research Interest:

Synthesis of advanced fluorescent dyes from blue to NIR region/ solid state fluorescence; Synthesis and characterizations of conjugated polymer and ESIPT active PL dyes; Nanoprobe formulation/Polymeric Nanoparticles for bio-imaging and bio-sensing applications; Cellular uptake/ inflammations (tumor, arthritis) imaging/ H2O2 sensing through photoluminescence and chemiluminescence; Lymph nodes and ear inflammation imaging through IV injection; Blood−Brain Barrier Permeability/ targeting and imaging of brain and therapy of brain tumor/Alzheimer. Photoacoustic imaging. Metal-Organic complexes for Biological and material applications.

Department of Chemistry
University at Buffalo
USA

Sangram K Pradhan  

Research Interest:

Epitaxial and multilayered thin film and nanostructure growth using Pulsed Laser Deposition; structure-property co-relations in thin films and nanostructures; quantom dots; multiferroics and spintronics; plasmonics; transition metal oxides; metal-insulator transitions; high-k dielectrics; wide band gap and diluted magnetic semiconductors; solar cell; graphene; supercapacitor

Research Associate Professor
Center for Materials Research
Norfolk State University
USA

Manijeh Razeghi  

Research Interest:

Compound semiconductors; Optoelectronic devices; Deep ultraviolet to the far infrared spectral bands; InP and GaAs based semiconductors and devices; Optical fiber telecommunication revolution

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Northwestern University
USA

Wenxiong Lin  

Research Interest:

Laser technology; Nonlinear optics; Laser micro-processing; Optical engineering and applications, Additive manufacturing

Professor
Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter
Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Guofu Wang  

Research Interest:

Laser and Nonlinear Optical Crystal Materials, including synthesis, crystal structure, crystal growth, optical and spectral properties

Professor
Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter
Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Dhiraj K Sardar  

Research Interest:

Characterize Optical Materials (Single Crystals, Ceramics, Nanocrystals, Glasses, Polymers) Doped With Rare Earth (Re) And Transition Metal Ions; Evaluate Their Potential For Various Photonic Applications, Including Lasers; Characterization And Modeling Of Various Nanoparticles Of Re Ions Doped In Multitude Of Hosts; Optical And Magnetic Properties, Their Structural Effects, Such As Size, Surfaces, Interfaces; Ultimately, Their Major Photonic And Biomedical Applications Such As Lasers, Optical Fibers, Planar Waveguides, Security Authentication, Pigments, Fluorescence Labeling, Scintillators, Lighting, Bio-Imaging, Bio-Sensors, Cancer Therapy, Optical Displays, Optical Memories

Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Texas at San Antonio
USA

Yang Xuelin  

Research Interest:

High-speed all-optical signal processing in optical fiber telecommunication systems; Nonlinear optical switching materials, devices & applications; Semiconductor optical amplifier (SOA)-based switches and their applications; Network security technologies

Professor
Department of EE
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China

Nasrin Hooshmand  

Research Interest:

Plasmonics: Confining, controlling and enhancing the electromagnetic fields of photons at the surface of plasmonic nanoparticles and determining their sensing proprties for enhanced detection of very small quantities of material and biomaterial substances for sensing applications in medicine or in security; Boron Nitrogen Nanoparticles: Bio-conjugation for drug delivery; Nanotechnology: Optical, Magnetic, and semiconductor nanostructures and their industrial applications

Research Scientist
School of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Georgia Institute of Technology
USA

Jian-Gang Lu  

Research Interest:

Liquid Crystal; Photonic Device; Flexible sensor; 3-D Display; Micro & Nano Optoelectronics Device

Associate Professor
Department of Electronic Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China

Chun-Feng Lai  

Research Interest:

Optical devices fabrication; Material characterization of 2D and 3D photonic crystals

Associate Professor
Department of Photonics
Feng Chia University
Taiwan

Su-Ming Weng  

Research Interest:

Plasma optics, Magneto-optic effects, Laser-matter interactions; Laser fusion; Laser-driven ion/electron acceleration; Laser propagation and absorption; Plasma transport theory; and development of numerical simulation codes

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China

Ye Zhu  

Research Interest:

Transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and scanning-TEM (STEM) with sub-? resolution; Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS) for 2D composition/bonding information at atomic scale; High-resolution 3D reconstruction of nano-structured materials using both electron tomography and scanning confocal electron microscopy (SCEM); STEM-EELS mapping of surface plasmon resonances on nano-plasmonics, along with theoretical studies based on the discrete-dipole approximation (DDA and e-DDA); In-Situ TEM with graphene liquid cells to reveal atomic-scale reaction pathways in energy materials; Focused-ion beam on nanoscale patterning and manipulation

Assistant Professor
Department of Applied Physics
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Abdullah Alodhayb  

Research Interest:

Chemical and Biological Sensors;Thin Film Physics; Self Assembly Monolayer; Atomic Force Microscopy; Scanning Probe Microscopy

Assistant Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Yong Zhang  

Research Interest:

Silicon photonics; Polarization devices; Mode devices; Nanofabrication

Assistant Professor
Department of Electronic Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China

Simona Cristescu  

Research Interest:

Mid-infrared laser based trace gas detection systems; Mass spectrometers; Laser spectroscopy; Mass spectrometry techniques for real-time detection of volatile organic compounds produced by Plants; Microorganisms and Human breath

Assistant Professor
Molecular and Laser Physics
Radboud University
Netherlands

Arkady Major  

Research Interest:

Ultra short pulse laser sources; Nonlinear optical properties of materials; Nonlinear microscopy and Ultra fast spectroscopy; Femtosecond lasers; Laser-based microscopic imaging and Spectroscopic characterization techniques

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Manitoba
Canada

Rong-ping Wang  

Research Interest:

Chalcogenide glasses; Waveguide/Fibre devices

Professor
Department of Physics
Ningbo University
China

Yanchun Yin  

Research Interest:

Ultra fast Lasers and Optics; Nonlinear Optics; Parametric Oscillators and Amplifiers; Optical Parametric Amplification (OPA); Optical Parametric Chirped-Pulse Amplification (OPCPA); Laser Amplifiers; Chirped Pulse Amplification (CPA); Mode-locked and CW lasers; Super continuum Generation; Few-Cycle and High-Energy Lasers; Infrared and Mid-infrared (MIR) and Far-Infrared Lasers; Ultra short Pulse Phase and Amplitude Retrieval

Research Scientist
Department of Physics
University of Central Florida
USA

Tayyab Imran  

Research Interest:

Ultrafast/femtosecond laser technology; Conventional laser design and development; Chirped Pulse Amplification (CPA) laser system design and development; White-light interferometry; spectral interferometry; Carrier-Envelop Phase (CEP) stabilization of amplified femto second laser pulses; White-Light Continuum (WLC) generation and characterization; Laser diagnostics; LabVIEW based optical and laser instrumentation

Assistant Professor
Department of Physics & Astronomy
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Lianping Hou  

Research Interest:

semiconductor integrated optics; semiconductor lasers; hybrid III-V silicon photonic integrated circuits; biosensors; photoelectric imaging; terahertz technology; nanotechnology and photonics

lecturer
Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering
University of Glasgow
UK

Emrah Irmak  

Research Interest:

3 Dimensional Medical Image Registration for Brain Tumor Growth Investigation

Research Assistant
Department of Biomedical Device Technology
Karabuk University
Turkey

Xiaoming Ren  

Research Interest:

Strong field Physics and High Harmonic Spectroscopy of Atoms

Department of Physics
University of Central Florida
USA

Idris Kabalci  

Research Interest:

Optical Glass Materials; Spectroscopy (Ft Ir, Raman, Xrd) And Photoluminescence; Fiber Optic, Waveguide And Photolithography; Thin Film Coating (Pld, Rf Sputtering, Spin Coating)

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Karabuk University
Turkey

Shermineh Rostami Fairchild  

Research Interest:

Ultrashort Pulse Propagation; Atmospheric Propagation; Light Filamentation; Stand Off Sensing; Laser-Matter Interaction; High Power Lasers and Applications

Senior Research
Department of Physics and Space Sciences
Florida Institute of Technology
USA

Peter Qiang Liu  

Research Interest:

Mid-infrared and thz Optoelectronics and Photonics; Graphene and Other Emerging 2d Materials Based Devices and Systems; Strongly Correlated Electron Materials; Quantum optics and Quantum Phenomena; Quantum Devices Including Quantum Cascade Lasers; Chemical and Biological Sensing Applications.

Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
University at Buffalo
USA

Ko-Ting Cheng  

Research Interest:

Liquid crystal alignments and photoalignments; Bistable/multistable liquid crystal devices; Flexible electronics; Smart windows; Light scatterings; Polymer / Monomer / Azobenzene / Photo-conductor materials; Ionic liquid crystals; Micro-/nano-particles; Mesoporous nanoparticles ; Liquid crystal simulations; Color vision, color gamut; Liquid crystal electro-optical devices (light shutters / lenses / gratings / apertures / polarization rotator / fast switching

Associate Professor
Department of Optics and Photonics
National Central Universit
Taiwan

Linjie Zhou  

Research Interest:

Silicon Photonics; Photonics Integrated Circuits; Micro/Nano Plasmonic Devices

Professor
Department of Electronic Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China

Radwan Awwad Al Faouri  

Research Interest:

Recombinant protein channels and pores in artificial; Planar bilayer lipid membrane; Transport through normal cells versus cancer cells; Cell membrane biophysics, Pore-forming proteins (Lysenin, Alpha Hemolysin); Ion-channel electrophysiology; Biosensing based on pore-forming toxins (nano pores); Protein lipid interactions

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Physics
University of Arkansas
USA

Rajesh Kumar  

Research Interest:

Medical Photonics; Optics; Lasers; Optical-fiber based tools and techniques for biomedical applications; Application of laser in medical science; Raman spectroscopy; Nonlinear optical microscopy

NASA-Jet Propulsion Laboratory
USA

Jacqueline Anne Johnson  

Research Interest:

Characterization of Amorphous Materials; Glass Ceramics; Nanoparticles in Medicine; Medical Applications of Materials

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering
The University of Tennessee Space Institute
USA

Yiquan Wu  

Research Interest:

Optical materials for photonics and optoelectronics; Transparent laser materials; Electronic materials and function films; Laser-assisted manufacturing of materials

Associate Professor
Department‎ of ‎Ceramic Engineering
Alfred University
USA

Xiaoming Wen  

Research Interest:

Nanomaterials; Nanostructured Materials; Photovoltaics; Ultrafast Laser Science And Spectroscopy; Materials Science; Nanostructured Materials

Senior Researcher
Department‎ of ‎Centre for micro-photonics
Swinburne University
Australia

Yang-Fang Chen  

Research Interest:

Fabrication and characterization of semiconductor quantum structures; Magneto-optical properties of semiconductors; Design, synthesis, characterization of semiconductor nanocomposite materials and devices; Spin generation and detection based on semiconductor nanostructures; Design, fabrication and characterization of materials and devices with multifunctionalities.

Professor
Department of Physics
National Taiwan University
Taiwan