Wei Jiang

Associate Professor


Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 2005
M.A. in Physics, University of Texas at Austin, 2000
B.S. in Physics, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, 1996

Research Interests
Silicon nanophotonics: modulators, switches, light emission
Photonic crystals: devices & physics (e.g. slow light, superprism)
Silicon photonic microsystems: optical phased arrays, spatial light modulators, on-chip optical interconnects, optical information processing microsystems.
Nanoimprint and molding
Plasmonics and metamaterials; disordered and quasi-periodic media
Other interests: polymer photonics; fiber optics; laser beam steering; gratings; liquid crystals; phased array antennas.

Awards and Recognitions
IEEE Region 1 Outstanding Teaching Award, 2013
DARPA Young Faculty Award, 2012
Rutgers ECE Young Researcher Award, 2011
Ben Streetman Prize, University of Texas at Austin, 2005

Recent Journal Articles

  1. Jun Tan, Richard A. Soref, and Wei Jiang, "Interband scattering in a slow light photonic crystal waveguide under electro-optic tuning," Opt. Express, vol. 21, 6756–6763 (2013).
  2. Weiwei Song, Manjit Chahal, George K. Celler, Yogesh Jaluria, Graham T. Reed, and Wei Jiang, "The influence of substrate on SOI photonic crystal thermo-optic devices," Opt. Express, vol. 21, 4235-4243 (2013).
  3. J. Tan, M. Lu, A. Stein, and W. Jiang, "High purity transmission of a slow-light odd mode in a photonic crystal waveguide," Opt. Lett. vol. 37, 3189 (2012).
  4. R.A. Integlia, L. Yin, D. Ding, D. Z. Pan, D. M. Gill, and W. Jiang, "Parallel-Coupled Dual Racetrack Silicon Micro-Resonators for Quadrature Amplitude Modulation," Opt. Express, vol. 19, 14892 (2011).
  5. W. Song, R. A. Integlia, and W. Jiang, "Slow light loss due to roughness in photonic crystal waveguides: An analytic approach", Physical Review B vol. 82, 235306 (2010).
  6. L. Gu, W. Jiang, X. Chen, L. Wang, and R. T. Chen, "High-speed silicon photonic crystal waveguide modulator for low-voltage operation," Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 90, 071105 (2007).
  7. W. Jiang, R. T. Chen, and X. Lu, "Theory of light refraction at the surface of a photonic crystal," Physical Review B 71, 245115 (2005).

wjiangnj @ ece.rutgers.edu

Contact No.: 

(848) 445-2164


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