Adjunct Assistant Professor Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Nanophotonic Devices and Systems; Optical Interconnections; Optical Sensing.
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