Yang Zhao

Yang Zhao

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


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Yang Zhao


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

M.S., Electrical Engineering, Ohio State University

B.S., Optical Engineering, Zhejiang University

Research Interests

Photonic devices, optical communications, nanoscale optics


Selected Publications:

B. Zhang, G. Chen, M. M-C. Cheng, J. C-M Chen, and Y. Zhao, “Motion detection based on 3D-printed compound eyes,” OSA Continuum, 3, 2553-2563, (2020)

A. Siraji and Y. Zhao, “Design and analysis of thin optical lens composed of low-index subwavelength structures,” Appl. Opt., 58, pp. 4654-4664 (2019). [Editor’s Pick]

Y. Zhao, “Impact of technology on student cheating,” TechCentury, Vol. 26, 17-18, (2018)

A. Siraji, Y Zhao, “Simple effective medium approximation with Rayleigh scattering”
Optics letters, 42, 1860-1863, (2017)

A. Shahini, J. Xia, Z. Zhou, Y. Zhao, and M. Cheng, “Versatile miniature tunable liquid lenses using transparent graphene electrodes,” Langmuir, 32, 1658-1665, (2016

A. Siraji and Y. Zhao, “High sensitivity and high Q-factor glass photonic crystal cavity and its applications as sensors,” Opt. Lett., 40, 1508 (2015)

E. Wang and Y. Zhao, “Etching of nanostructures on soda-lime glass,” Opt. Lett., 39, 3748-3751 (2014)