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2020

(Oct 16) Jiawei is now working as an associate professor in the School of Electronics and Information Engineering, the Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), China. Congratulations to Jiawei!

(May 29) One paper from Kaiyi was accepted for publication on Optics Express. Congratulations to Kaiyi!

2019

(Dec 20) One paper from James was accepted for publication on Lab on a Chip. Congratulations to James and Judy!

(Dec 11) James passed his Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to James!

(Dec 2) We have a collaborative paper published on Nature Communications. Congratulations to James and Kaiyi!

(June 9) Congratulations to James for his new born daughter in Jiangxi!

2018

(Jun 11) Our JSTQE review paper was published. Congratulations to all the coauthors!

(May 28) One paper from James was published on Optics Express. Congratulations to James!

2017

(Dec. 15) James won the Best Student Paper Award in the 18th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2017. Congratulations to James!

(Nov. 20) Kaiyi won the Best Student Paper Award in PIERS 2017 in Singapore. Congratulations to Kaiyi!

(May 15) James won the Maiman Outstanding Student Paper Competition Honorable Mentions in CLEO 2017. Congratulations to James!

2016

(Sep 7) One paper from Yu was published on Optics Express. Congratulations to Yu!

(Aug 16) Jiawei passed his Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Jiawei!

(Jul 7) Yu passed her Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Yu!

(Jun 18) Yu passed her Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to James for his new born son in Jiangxi!

(Apr 7) Thomas passed his Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Thomas!

2015

(Dec 12) Jiawei won Best Student Paper Award (Champion) in the 16th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2015. Congratulations to Jiawei!

(Nov 23) Yu won Best Student Paper Award in the Asia Communications and Photonics Conference 2015. Congratulations to Yu!

(May 15) One paper from Yu was published on Photonics Research. Congratulations to Yu, Thomas and Lei!

(Apr 27) One paper from Jiawei was published on Frontiers in Materials. Congratulations to Jiawei and James!

(Jan 8) One paper from Yu was published on Optics Express. Congratulations to Yu!

2014

(Dec 18) One paper from Jiawei was published on Scientific Reports. Congratulations to Jiawei, James and Ting!

(Dec 6) Yu won Best Student Paper Award (Champion) in the 15th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2014. Congratulations to Yu!

(Nov) Congratulations to Ting for his new born son in Tianjing!

(Jun 18) Congratulations to Lei for his new born son in Beijing!

(Jun 17) Andrew was promoted to Professor. Congratulations to Andrew!

(Jun 9) We have our group reunion in San Jose, gathering with Cathy, Shaoqi, Kevin, Jonathan, Yangyang, Seng Fatt.

(Jun 15) We have a collaborative paper published on PTL. Congratulations to Yu!

(Apr 30) We have a collaborative paper published on JSTQE. Congratulations to Shaoqi!

(Feb 26) One paper from Jiawei was published on Lab on a chip. Congratulations to Jiawei!

(Jan 14) One paper from Thomas was published on JSTQE. Congratulations to Thomas, Yu and Shaoqi!

(Jan 13) One paper from Yuede was published on Optics Express. Congratulations to Yuede and Thomas!

2013

(Dec 7) Jiawei Wang won Best Student Paper Award (1st runner-up) in the 14th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2013. Congratulations to Jiawei!

(Dec 1) One paper from Li Yu was published on Optics Letters. Congratulations to Yu, Shaoqi and Thomas!

(Aug 5) Shaoqi passed his Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Shaoqi!

(Aug 2) Ting passed his Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Ting!

(Jan 14) Another paper from Lei Ting was published on Optics Express. Congratulations to Ting!

2012

Cathy's paper "Optical manipulation and transport of microparticles on silicon nitride microring-resonator-based add–drop devices" and Xianshu's and Hui's paper "Electro-optical tunable time delay and advance in silicon microring resonators" are among the most downloaded optical devices content papers in OSA journals! Congratulations to Cathy, Xianshu and Hui!

(Aug 31) Ting Lei won Best Student Paper Award (2nd place) in the IEEE 9th International Conference on Group IV Photonics. Congratulations to Ting!

(Aug 10) Cai Hong passed her Ph.D thesis examination. Congratulations to Cathy!

2011

(Dec 02) Aimé Sayarath passed his Mphil thesis examination. Congratulations to Aimé!

H. CAI won the Best Paper Award in the 12th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2011, for her paper titled "Optical manipulation of micro and nanoparticles using multimode interference power splitters." Congratulations to Cathy!

(Sep) Another OPN article is pubilished!

(Jun) The 2nd East Asian Postgraduate workshop on Nanoscience and Technology was held by ECE, HKUST.

(May) Andrew was appointed as an Associate Editor of IEEE PTL. Congratulations to Andrew!

2010

Shaoqi won the Best Paper Award in the 11th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2010, for his paper titled "Electro-optical tunable time delay and advance in a silicon feedback-microring resonator." Congratulations to Shaoqi!

(July 27) Xianshu passed his PhD thesis examination. Congratulations to Xianshu!

(July 02) HuiGor passed his PhD thesis examination. Congratulations to Hui Gor!

Yangyang won the First Runner-up for the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) for her project titled "Optothermal Manipulation of Microparticles". Congratulations to Yangyang!

Yangyang won the 2010 President’s Cup Gold Award for her project titled "Optothermal Manipulation of Microparticles". Congratulations to Yangyang!

(Feb) Linjie Zhou will join the EE Department in Shanghai Jiao Tong University as an associate professor. Congratulations to Joe!

2009

Yangyang won the Best Presentation Award in the 10th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2009, for her paper titled "Optothermal coherent manipulation of microparticles." Congratulations to Yangyang!

(Nov 28) The 10th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2009 was held at HKUST.

(Aug 29) We have our group outing to OTC East, Shenzhen, gathering with Chao and Linjie.

(Sep) Kevin Tsia received his PhD degree from UCLA and awarded the 2009 Harry M. Showman Prize at UCLA. The Prize honors outstanding PhD graduates in the School of Engineering at UCLA. He will join EEE Department at HKU as an assitant professor. Congratulations to Kevin!

On July 15th, Xianshu won the IEEE Photonics Society Best Student Paper Award for the 14th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC 2009) held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre during 13 - 17 July 2009. Congratulations to Xianshu!