Dr. Xiaodong Yang

Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate Affairs

Research Interests:

Optical materials and devices in nanophotonics and plasmonics; Physics and applications of optical metamaterials; Nanoscale optomechanics, optical nanoelectromechanical systems (NEMS); Integrated optofluidic devices and optical sensors; Photon management for solar/thermal energy harvesting; Optical device micro-/nano-fabrication.


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  • Ph.D. Columbia University (2009)