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Qianfan Xu

Adjunct Assistant Professor Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

RESEARCH SUMMARY

Nanophotonic Devices and Systems; Optical Interconnections; Optical Sensing.

BRIEF BIO

Dr. Xu joined the ECE faculty in 2008 directly following his industry experience at Hewlett-Packard Labs where he worked on photonic devices for on-chip optical interconnections and quantum information processing. He earned a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University in 2007, with a research focus on silicon nanophotonics and optoelectronics. Qianfan received the Bachelor of Engineering and Master of Engineering degrees from Tsinghua University in Electronic Engineering in 1999 and 2002 where he received the highly esteemed Outstanding Graduate Student Award.