Faculty

Wenshan Cai

Wenshan Cai
Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Jointly appointed Materials Science and Engineering
wcai (at) gatech (dot) edu
CV Attached

Wenshan Cai is an Associate Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, with a joint appointment in Materials Science and Engineering. Prior to joining Georgia Tech in 2012, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials at Stanford University. Dr. Cai received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Tsinghua University in 2000 and 2002, respectively, and his Ph.D. from Purdue University in 2008. His scientific research is in the area of nanophotonic materials and devices, in which he has made a major impact on the evolving field of plasmonics and metamaterials. Dr. Cai has published ~40 journal papers in highly prestigious journals such as Science, Nature Materials, Nature Photonics, Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Communications, etc., and the total citations of his papers have reached over 6,000 within the past few years. He serves as a reviewer or an editorial board member for over 20 scientific journals. In addition, Dr. Cai is the lead author of the book Optical Metamaterials: Fundamentals and Applications, a text used at many universities around the world, for which he won the 2014 Joseph W. Goodman Book Writing Award from OSA and SPIE.

Current Members

Shoufeng Lan

Shoufeng Lan
Graduate Student
s(dot)lan(at)gatech(dot)edu

Shoufeng Lan received his MS in optical science and engineering from the Univ. of New Mexico in 2011. He is now researching optical and electrical properties of natural and artificial nanomaterials.

Sean Rodrigues

Sean Rodrigues
Graduate Student
srodrigues7(at)gatech(dot)edu

Sean received his BS in Chem Engr from the Univ. of Rochester. He is working towards his MS in Mat Sci and his PhD in Electrical Engr. He's an avid runner and loves his indie music.

Mohammad Taghinejad

Mohammad Taghinejad
Graduate Student
mtaghinejad3(at)gatech(dot)edu

Mohammad received his M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in electrical Engr from Uni. of Tehran and Shiraz Uni., respectively, in Iran. He is currently pursuing his PhD.



Shengxiang Wang

Shengxiang Wang
Visiting Scholar
swang629(at)gatech(dot)edu

Dr. Wang is currently a visiting scholar from Wuhan Textile University. He received his PhD. from Wuhan University in materials physics and chemistry. He is working on optical metamaterials.

Kyutae Lee

Kyutae Lee
Graduate Student
ktlee(at)gatech(dot)edu

Kyutae received his both B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Korea University in Korea. Now, he is pursuing his PhD.

Jiahao Yan

Jiahao Yan
Visiting PhD Student
jyan303(at)gatech(dot)edu

Jiahao received his BS degree from Sun Yat-sen University in China. He is currently a PhD student in Sun Yat-sen University and coming to Georgia Tech as a visiting student for one year.

Previous Members

Lei Kang

Lei Kang
Post-Doc

Lei earned his PhD from Tsinghua University in Materials Science, his M.S. in optical engineering and his B.S. in applied physics from Northwestern Polytetchnical University.

Yonghao Cui

Yonghao Cui
Post doc

Dr. Cui received his PhD and MS from the Univ. of Texas at Dallas in Electrical Engineering and earned his B.S. from Peking University. He specializes in nanofabrication systems.

Patrick Panuski

Xueyue Zhang
Graduate Student

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Patrick Panuski

Patrick Panuski
Graduate Student
ppanuski3(at)mail(dot)gatech.edu

Patrick is currently attending Georgia Tech and working toward a BS in Electrical Engineering and a BS in Physics. He plays Ultimate Frisbee and plans to work in electromagnetics.