Personnel



Supervisor

Ray T. Chen

chen@ece.utexas.edu

512-471-7035

MER 1.606G

Current PHD Students

Hai Bi

bihai@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-415-0203

MER 1.608

Xiaonan Chen

xiaonan_chen@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-632-4208

MER 1.608

Jinho Choi

jino@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-474-1724

MER 1.608

Lanlan Gu

lgu@ece.utexas.edu

512-232-2586

512-232-2586

BLD16,RM16

Brie Howley

brie@ece.utexas.edu

512-232-2586

512-473-3706

BLD16,RM16

Yongqiang Jiang

yqjiang@ece.utexas.edu

512-232-2586

512-457-0416

BLD16,RM16

Tao Ling

taoling@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-484-5682

MER 1.608

Li Wang

wli@ece.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-755-4491

MER 1.608

Xiaolong Wang

wangxl@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-4349

512-471-4349

MER 1.608

 

Current PostDocs

Wei Jiang

wavejiang@mail.utexas.edu

512-471-2003

512-826-4621

MER 1.604

 

Group Photo Album 
 

Previous students

 

Suning Tang

PHD

1994

Crystal Research,Founder & CEO

 Dissertation: Intra- and inter-module optical interconnects : theory, design and fabrication.

David Gerold

MS

1994

 

Thesis: Passive and electrooptically active polymer for optical interconnects

Meihua Maggie Li

Master

1995

Texas Instruments

Thesis: Surface-normal wavelength division (DE)-multiplexer using substrate guided waves in conjugation with polymer-based holograms.

Huajun Tang

Master

1996

Agilent

Thesis: Fabrication of high quality nonlinear optical polymer waveguides for high speed electrooptic switch/modulator applications.

Chunhe Zhao

PHD

1997

Motorola

Dissertation: Backplane bus and clock signal distribution using optical interconnection.

Feiming Li

Master 

1997

Shanghai Jiaotong University, China  

Thesis: Planarized tilted grating for three dimensional optoelectronics interconnect.

Guohua Cao

Master 

1998

Sony

Thesis: Device fabrication and performance measurement of polymeric electro-optic beam deflector.  

Chuang Charles Zhou

PHD

 1998

Infineon Technologies

Dissertation: Multimode wavelength division multiplexing and demultiplexing using substrate-guided waves and volume holographic gratings.

Jian Liu

PHD 

1999

PolarOnyx, Founder & CEO

Dissertation:   Multi-wavelength planar optoelectronic interconnections. 

Zhenhai Fu

PHD 

2000

National Semiconductor

Dissertation: Substrate-guided wave true-time delay network for phased array antenna steering.

Lin Sun

Master 

2000

 JDS Uniphase

Dissertation: Polymeric waveguide prism based beam deflector.  

John Taboada

PHD 

2000, JD 2003

Taboada Research Instruments, attorney 

Dissertation: Polymer electro-optic and thermo-optic devices for optical interconnects. 

Gicherl Kim

PHD 

2000

Samsung, Korea

Dissertation:Three-dimensionally interconnected optical backplane for high performance board-to-board interconnects.  

Dechang An

PHD 

2001

 JDS Uniphase

Dissertation: Electro-optic polymer-based monolithic waveguide devices with multi-functions of amplification switching and modulation.

Jie Qiao

PHD

2001

University of Rochester

Dissertation: Dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) for optical networks.

Xuegong Deng

 PHD

2001

NanoOpto

Dissertation: High performance wavelength-division multiplexing schemes for optical networks.

Xuejun Lu

PHD

2001

Univ. of Mass. at Lowell, Assistant Prof.

Dissertation: High performance thermo-optic switch and electro-optic modulator based on polymeric multi-mode waveguides with high device packing dens.

Yihong Maggie Chen

PHD 

2002

OmegaOptics

Dissertation: Waveguide-hologram-based true-time delay modules for K-band phased-array antenna system demonstration.

Linghui Kevin Wu

PHD

2002

Freescale Semiconductor

Dissertation: Optical clock signal distribution and packaging optimization.

Chiou-Hung Jang

PHD 

2002

  Intel

Dissertation: Polymeric beam-steering 1 x N fiber-optic switch

Chul-Chae Choi

PHD 

2003

LG, Korea

Dissertation: Thin-film VCSEL and optical interconnection layer fabrications for fully embedded board level optical interconnects

Jin-Ha Kim

PHD 

2003

Samsung, Korea

Dissertation: Polymeric waveguide optical switches based on electrooptic and thermooptic beam deflectors integrated with etched TIR mirrors

Xuliang Han

PHD 

2003

Brewer Science Inc.

Dissertation: Fan-out equalized shared optical backplane bus

Jizuo Jeff Zou

PHD

2004

KLA Tencor

Dissertation: High Performance Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing/Demultiplexing Based on Blazed  Grating and Ion-exchanged Glass Waveguide Technique

Lei Lin

PHD 

2004

University of Texas at Austin

Integration of Thin Film GaAs MSM Photodetector in Fully Embedded Optical Interconnect

Yujie Liu

PHD 

2004

Analog Devices

Dissertation: Investigation of Polymer Waveguides for Fully Embedded Board-level optoelectronic Interconnects

Zhong Shi

PHD

2004

Micron Technology

Dissertation: Optical-controlled true-time delay devices and their application in phased array antenna system

Qingjun Zhou

PHD

2004

Applied Materials

Dissertation: Electro-optic modulators based on polymeric Y-fed directional couplers

Wei Jiang

PHD

2005

OmegaOptics

Dissertation: Wavelength-selective micro- and nano-photonic devices for wavelength division multiplexing networks.

 

Previous PostDocs

 

Xuping Zhang

Nanjing University, China, Professor

Ning Liu 

Freescale Semiconductor

Jianyi Yang

Zhejiang University, China, Professor

Chuhua Tian

New Tech

Zan Daniel Shi

Coherent Inc.

Bing Li

Luxtera

Bipin Bihari

Argonne National Lab

Degui Sun

Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics, and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Yingzhi Sun

Photonics and Nanotechnology laboratory, University of Western Ontario, Canada

Zuzhou Yue

Agiltron

Hongfa Luan

Infineon Technologies

Jianhua Gan

Silicon Laboratories

Baoping Guo

Kigre Inc.

Yuhua Li

Hitachi, Dallas

Nianhua Jiang

Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Canada

Qingjun Zhou

Applied Materials

Jinhuai Fa