Welcome new editor Prof. Weidong Zhou

 

It is our great honor to welcome Professor Weidong Zhou from the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), USA, as a new editor for Opto-Electronic Advances (OEA). So far we have a total of 23 outstanding experts from 11 countries or regions on OEA Editorial Board. 

 
Prof. Weidong Zhou, SPIE Fellow
University of Texas at Arlington, USA


    Prof. Weidong Zhou received his B.S. and PhD degrees from Tsinghua University, China and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, in 1993 and 2001, respectively. He is currently a Distinguished University Professor at UTA. He has authored and co-authored over 330 journal publications and conference presentations, including over 70 invited conference talks. Prof. Zhou and his group have made significant contributions in the areas of photonic crystal flat optics and membrane photonics, especially membrane lasers and imagers, for integrated silicon photonics and flexible optoelectronics. The group is working on various optoelectronic and nanophotonic devices and integrated chips, with a mission of scaling these devices with extreme performance and novel functionalities for integrated intelligent silicon photonics and flexible/adaptive optoelectronics.
Prof. Zhou is a fellow of SPIE, a senior member of IEEE, and a member of OSA, APS, MRS, and AAAS. He is also very active in professional societies, serving and chairing in various conference committees and editorial boards. Prof. Zhou's major awards include UTA Academy of Distinguished Scholars (2016), UTA Outstanding Research Achievement or Creative Accomplishment Award (2015), UTA College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award (2013), Tsinghua University Outstanding Graduate Award (Gold medal, 1993), Outstanding ("San-Hao") Student of Beijing City (1992).