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I am a scientist in optics and photonics. My educational background is interdisciplinary, including both physics and engineering. My research interests mainly include quantum photonics, topological photonics, metasurfaces and metamaterials, nanophotonics, and nonlinear optics. 

Starting from January 2023, I am an Assistant Professor and an MEI Chair in Quantum Photonics at McGill University (Department of Physics).

MSc and PhD student positions available for 2023 September admission!

Scientific training

Postdoctoral Research Affiliate, Stanford University, USA
(2020 – 2022)
Advisor: Prof. Shanhui Fan

Doctor of Philosophy, The Australian National University, Australia
(2015 – 2019)
Primary advisor: Prof. Andrey A. Sukhorukov

Master of Science, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
(2012 – 2015)
Primary advisor: Prof. Alexander Szameit

Bachelor of Engineering, Tianjin University, China
(2008 – 2012)