School of Engineering and Digital Arts

Dr Chao Wang is currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering and Digital Arts at University of Kent, where he joined first as a Lecturer in 2013. From 2011 to 2012, he was a NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow in the Photonics LaboratoryUniversity of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. He received the B.Eng degree in Opto-electrical Engineering from Tianjin University, China, in 2002, the M.Sc degree in Optics from Nankai University, China, in 2005, and the Ph.D degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada, in 2011. 

Dr Wang's research interests lie in inter-disciplinary areas that study the interaction between photonics and other traditional or state-of-the-art technologies in different fields, such as microwave photonics, optical communications and biophotonics, for widespread industrial, communications, biomedical, and defense applications. His research activities have been well funded by EU Marie-Curie Actions, the Royal Society of UK, the University of Kent, and Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada. He has authored more than 80 peer-reviewed journal publications and international conference papers (including five invited papers and three Best Student Paper Awards). For a complete list of his publications, please visit this page. The total citations of his work are over1450 and h-index is 21. His work has been highlighted in major academic media, such as Nature Photonics, Nature Biotechnology, Time Magazine, Scientific American, Optics & Photonics News and Laser Focus World.

He has received several prestigious international and national awards, including SPIE Scholarship in Optical Science and Engineering (2008), Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (2009) , IEEE Photonics Society Graduate Student Fellowship (2009), IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society Graduate Fellowship (2010), Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellowship (2011), and Marie-Curie Career Integration Grant (2014). He also received the Best Paper Awards from APMP 2009 and MWP 2010.

He is a member of IEEE, the IEEE-PS, the IEEE-MTTS, and OSA, and a Fellow of Higher Education Academy. He also serves as a regular reviewer of many leading photonics journals of OSA, IEEE, Nature, AIP, IET, SPIE, Elsevier and Wiley. He has served as the Co-organizer and Chair of Mini-Symposium on Microwave Photonics in PIERS 2014, and the Symposium Co-chair in CLEO-PR/OECC/PGC 2017, and Technical Programme Sub-committeee co-chair of CLEO-PR 2018. He also served as the Guest Editor of a Special Session on Microwave Photonics in SPIE Optical Engineering, and the Guest Editor of a Specital Issue on Microwave Photonics in MDPI Photonics.

In the School of Engineering and Digital Arts, Dr Wang is the Programme Chair of MSc Advanced Communications Engineering (RF Technology and Telecommunications) and MSc Advanced Communications Engineering (Wireless Systems and Networks).


Recent News: 

  • (September 2017) Our recent work "Adaptive non-uniform photonic time stretch for blind RF signal detection with compressed time-bandwidth product" published in Optics Communications, has been highlighed in Editor's Choice
  • (July 2017) Dr Wang is serving as the Guest Editor of a Specital Issue on Microwave Photonics in MDPI Photonics. A speical issue Best Paper Award is planned. Submission deadline is 1 November 2017.
  • (June 2017) Chaitanya's new paper entitled "High throughput photonic time stretch optical coherence tomography with data compression" has been published in IEEE Photonics Journal as an Invited Paper. Congratulations! See the School News
  • (March 2017) Chaitanya's paper entitled "Adaptive non-uniform photonic time stretch for blind RF signal detection with compressed time-bandwidth product" has been published in Optics Communications. Congratulations!
  • (February 2017) Dr. Chao Wang received a Faculty of Sciences Research Fund 2017 Tranche 1 (£2,000) from the Univesity of Kent.
  • (January 2017) Dr. Chao Wang is serving as the TPC member and Symposium Co-chair in the CLEO-PR/OECC/PGC 2017.
  • (January 2017) Dr. Chao Wang is serving as a TPC member in the International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP 2017).
  • (October 2016) Guoqing's recent work entitled “Diffraction limited optical time-stretch microscopy using an in-fibre diffraction grating” has been accepted by the 2016 Frontiers in Optics (FiO) Conference as an oral postdeadline presentation. FiO is the Annual Meeting of the Optical Society of America (OSA). This year’s FiO, to be held in Rochester, New York, USA from 17-21 October 2016, is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of OSA. Postdeadline presentations describe new and significant material in rapidly advancing areas. Only a limited number of postdeadline submissions were selected for presentation, and only those papers judged to be truly excellent and compelling in their timeliness were accepted. 
  • (June 2016) Dr. Chao Wang received a Faculty of Sciences Research Fund 2016 Tranche 3 (£1,228) from the Univesity of Kent.
  • (May 2016) Dr Chao Wang and his colleagues from EDA, Dr Farzin Deravi and Dr Jim Ang, have recently been awarded an exchage grant to explore collaboration with the Centre for Nano and Biophotonics at Ghent University through the Ghent-Kent funding scheme. The proposed project aims to integrate high-throughput imaging with machine learning based pattern recognition for high-precision label-free cell screening.
  • (May 2016) An in-fiber lateral diffraction device made by a 45-degree tilted fiber grating makes spectrum-encoded imaging systems more compact with higher efficiency. Check our recent paper published in Optics Letters
  • (January 2016) Dr Chao Wang has received a research award in the value of £14,868.35 from The Royal Society (Research Grants Scheme) to investigate highly efficient ultrafast optical imaging systems. Dr Wang’s current research focuses on developing novel ultrafast imaging tools for biomedical applications, by merging state-of-the-art optical communications hardware, advanced signal processing algorithms, with bioengineering technology. 

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Study Opportunities for Graduate Students:

Exciting study opportunities are available for graduate (PhD and Master) students. Candidates with various educational and research backgrounds such as electrical engineering, phyics, biomedical engineering and mechanical engineering are welcome to apply. Backgrounds in photonics/optics would be a plus. Prospective students can work on a number of interesting projects. Proposals from students are also very welcome. Interested candidates should send a brief email along with an updated CV to Dr Chao Wang. Information about postgraduate programs in the School of Engineering and Digitial Arts at the University of Kent and how to apply can be found here.

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University of Kent
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Dr Chao Wang's research interests lie in inter-disciplinary areas that study the interaction between photonics and other traditional or state-of-the-art technologies in different fields, such as microwave photonics, biophotonics and fiber optics, for industrial, communications, biomedical, and defense applications. 

  • Microwave Photonics: photonic generation of microwave arbitrary waveforms, microwave photonic signal processing, radio-over-fiber, optical sensors.

  • Biophotonics: ultrafast high-throughput optical imaging for biomedical applicaitons, optical coherence tomography.

  • Ultrafast Optics: coherent optical pulse shaping, characterization of ultrafast optical pulses, ultrafast optical signal processing.

  • Fiber Optics: fiber lasers and amplifiers, fiber Bragg gratings, fiber-optic sensors and ultrafast interrogation systems, photonic crystal fiber devices.

His research activities have been funded by the EU Marie-Curie Actions, the Royal Society of UK, University of Kent, and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada. His current funded research projects include:

  • 2016-2017 (PI) The Royal Society Research Grants, "Photonic-enabled big data compression in ultrafast imaging".
  • 2014-2017 (Co-I, with Dr N. Gomes (PI), Prof J. Wang and Dr H. Zhu) EU Horizon 2020 EU-Japan Cooperation Project, "Radio Technologies for 5G using Advanced Photonic Infrastructure for Dense User Environment (RAPID)". 
  • 2014-2018 (PI) EU FP-7 Marie-Curie Career Integration Grant (CIG), "Next generation ULTrafast continuously running Imaging System for biomedical applications (NULTIS)".
  • 2014-2016 (PI) The Royal Society International Exchanges Grant, "Integrated Microwave Photonics Signal Processing for High-speed Optical Imaging".
  • 2014-2017 (PI, with Dr P. Young and Prof J. Stiens) University of Kent - VUB Collaboration Project, "Real-time Photonic Terahertz Coherence Tomography".
  • 2014-2017 (Co-I, with Dr N. Gomes(PI)) University of Kent 50th Anniversary PhD Studentship,  "Optical fibre transport of MIMO/virtual-MIMO radio signals for 5G wireless/mobile systems".
  • 2013-2016 (PI) University of Kent Faculty of Sciences Research Funds.

More information about Dr Wang's research can be found here

 


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Dr Wang's research activities have been funded by different funding bodies. 

Marie Curie Actions  The Royal Society  The EU Horizon 2020  University of Kent  

PhD students supervised as the first supervisor:

Mr Eamonn J Ahmad (2014-2018): High-throughput photonics-enabled mm-wave coherence tomography

Mr Guoqing Wang (2014-2018): Ultrafast optical imaging

Mr Chaitanya K Mididoddi (2015-2019): Optical compressive sensing for ultrafast imaging and measurement

PhD students supervised as the second supervisor:

AE Aighobahi: Radio over fibre

U Habib: Radio over Fibre, Millimetre Wave Communication, 5G Mobile/Communication Networks

S Noor: Subcarrier multiplexing radio over fibre

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Publications

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Article:
Xie, Hongbo, Jiang, Min, Wang, Yao, Pang, Xiaotian, Wang, Chao, Su, Yongpeng, Yang, Lei. 2017, Aspheric optical surface profiling based on laser scanning and auto-collimation. Review of Scientific Instruments
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Xie, Hongbo, Ren, Delun, Wang, Chao, Mao, Chensheng, Yang, Lei. 2017, Design of high-efficiency diffractive optical elements towards ultrafast mid-infrared time-stretched imaging and spectroscopy. Journal of Modern Optics
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Xie, Hongbo, Mao, Chensheng, Ren, Yongjie, Zhu, Jigui, Wang, Chao, Yang, Lei. 2017, Design of an omnidirectional single-point photodetector for large-scale spatial coordinate measurement. Optical Engineering
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K., Bai, Fangliang, Wang, Guoqing, Liu, Jinchao, Gibson, Stuart J., Wang, Chao. 2017, High throughput photonic time stretch optical coherence tomography with data compression. IEEE Photonics Journal
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Liu, Xin, Wu, Wei, Wang, Chao. 2017, Modified quantum-speed-limit bounds for open quantum dynamics in quantum channels. Physical Review A: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
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Han, Xiuyou, Huo, Bofan, Shao, Yuchen, Wang, Chao, Zhao, Mingshan. 2017, RF self-interference cancellation using phase modulation and optical sideband filtering. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Wang, Chao. 2017, Adaptive non-uniform photonic time stretch for blind RF signal detection with compressed time-bandwidth product. Optics Communications
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao, Feng, Dejun, Yan, Zhijun, Zhang, Lin. 2016, High temporal and spatial resolution distributed fiber Bragg grating sensors using time-stretch frequency-domain reflectometry. IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Wang, Guoqing, Wang, Chao, Yan, Zhijun, Zhang, Lin. 2016, Highly efficient spectrally encoded imaging using a 45° tilted fiber grating. Optics Letters
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Wang, Wenting, Li, Ming, Sun, Shuqian, Wang, Chao, Deng, Ye, Zhu, Ninghua. 2016, Background-Free Microwave Signal Generation Based on Unbalanced Temporal Pulse Shaping. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Zou, Xihua, Szep, Attila, Wang, Chao. 2015, Microwave Photonics: Deep Interactions between Microwaves and Lightwaves. Optical Engineering
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Wang, Chao. 2014, Dispersive Fourier Transformation for Versatile Microwave Photonics Applications. Photonics
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Wang, Chao. 2014, Microwave photonic signal processing using fiber Bragg gratings. Journal of Data Acquisition & Processing
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2013, Ultrahigh-Resolution Photonic-Assisted Microwave Frequency Identification Based on Temporal Channelization. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2013, A Nonuniformly Spaced Microwave Photonic Filter Using a Spatially Discrete Chirped FBG. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2013, Fiber Bragg gratings for microwave photonics subsystems. Optics Express
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Chen, Hongwei, Wang, Chao, Yazaki, Akio, Kim, Chanju, Goda, Keisuke, Jalali, Bahram. 2013, Ultrafast web inspection with hybrid dispersion laser scanner. Applied Optics
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Goda, Keisuke, Ayazi, Ali, Gossett, Daniel R., Sadasivam, Jagannath, Lonappan, Cejo K., Sollier, Elodie, Fard, Ali M., Hur, Soojung Claire, Adam, Jost, Murray, Coleman, Wang, Chao, Brackbill, Nora, Di Carlo, Dino, Jalali, Bahram. 2012, High-throughput single-microparticle imaging flow analyzer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2012, Phase-Coded Millimeter-Wave Waveform Generation Using a Spatially Discrete Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Tan, Zhongwei, Wang, Chao, Diebold, Eric D., Hon, Nick K., Jalali, Bahram. 2012, Real-time wavelength and bandwidth-independent optical integrator based on modal dispersion. Optics Express
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Goda, Keisuke, Mahjoubfar, A., Wang, Chao, Fard, Ali M., Adam, Jost, Gossett, Daniel R., Ayazi, Ali, Sollier, Elodie, Malik, Omer, Chen, E., Liu, Y., Brown, Rupert, Sarkhosh, N., Di Carlo, Dino, Jalali, Bahram. 2012, Hybrid Dispersion Laser Scanner. Scientific Reports
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Liu, Weilin, Li, Ming, Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2011, Real-Time Interrogation of a Linearly Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating Sensor Based on Chirped Pulse Compression With Improved Resolution and Signal-to-Noise Ratio. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Li, Ze, Wang, Chao, Li, Ming, Chi, Hao, Zhang, Xianmin, Yao, Jianping. 2011, Instantaneous Microwave Frequency Measurement Using a Special Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2011, Ultrafast and Ultrahigh-Resolution Interrogation of a Fiber Bragg Grating Sensor Based on Interferometric Temporal Spectroscopy. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Tan, Zhongwei, Wang, Chao, Goda, Keisuke, Malik, Omer, Jalali, Bahram. 2011, Jammed-array wideband sawtooth filter. Optics Express
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2011, Complete Characterization of an Optical Pulse Based on Temporal Interferometry Using an Unbalanced Temporal Pulse Shaping System. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Diebold, Eric D., Hon, Nick K., Tan, Zhongwei, Chou, Jason, Sienicki, Todd, Wang, Chao, Jalali, Bahram. 2011, Giant tunable optical dispersion using chromo-modal excitation of a multimode waveguide. Optics Express
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Li, Ming, Wang, Chao, Li, Wangzhe, Yao, Jianping. 2010, An Unbalanced Temporal Pulse-Shaping System for Chirped Microwave Waveform Generation. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
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Xia, Haiyun, Wang, Chao, Blais, S., Yao, Jianping. 2010, Ultrafast and Precise Interrogation of Fiber Bragg Grating Sensor Based on Wavelength-to-Time Mapping Incorporating Higher Order Dispersion. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Wang, Chao, Li, Ming, Yao, Jianping. 2010, Continuously Tunable Photonic Microwave Frequency Multiplication by Use of an Unbalanced Temporal Pulse Shaping System. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2010, Large Time-Bandwidth Product Microwave Arbitrary Waveform Generation Using a Spatially Discrete Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Asghari, Mohammad H., Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping, Azaña, José. 2010, High-order passive photonic temporal integrators. Optics Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Chirped Microwave Pulse Generation Based on Optical Spectral Shaping and Wavelength-to-Time Mapping Using a Sagnac Loop Mirror Incorporating a Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. Journal of Lightwave Technology
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Simultaneous Optical Spectral Shaping and Wavelength-to-Time Mapping for Photonic Microwave Arbitrary Waveform Generation. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Chirped Microwave Pulse Compression Using a Photonic Microwave Filter With a Nonlinear Phase Response. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Fourier Transform Ultrashort Optical Pulse Shaping Using a Single Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Yang, Shuna, Wang, Chao, Chi, Hao, Zhang, Xianmin, Zheng, Shilie, Jin, Xiaofeng, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Photonic analog-to-digital converter using Mach-Zehnder modulators having identical half-wave voltages with improved bit resolution. Applied Optics
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2008, Photonic Generation of Chirped Microwave Pulses Using Superimposed Chirped Fiber Bragg Gratings. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2008, Photonic Generation of Chirped Millimeter-Wave Pulses Based on Nonlinear Frequency-to-Time Mapping in a Nonlinearly Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
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Wang, Chao, Zeng, Fei, Yao, Jianping. 2007, All-Fiber Ultrawideband Pulse Generation Based on Spectral Shaping and Dispersion-Induced Frequency-to-Time Conversion. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters
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Liu, Yan-ge, Wang, Chao, Sun, Tingting, Li, Yan, Wang, Zhi, Zhang, Chunshu, Kai, Guiyun, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2006, Distributed hybrid-fiber Raman amplifiers with a section of nonlinear microstructured optical fiber. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters
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Zhang, Chunshu, Kai, Guiyun, Wang, Zhi, Sun, Tingting, Wang, Chao, Liu, Yange, Liu, Jianfei, Zhang, Weigang, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2006, Design of tunable bandgap guidance in high-index filled microstructure fibers. Journal of the Optical Society of America B
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Sun, Tingting, Kai, Guiyun, Wang, Zhi, Wang, Chao, Zhang, Chunshu, Liu, Yange, Liu, Jianfei, Zhang, Weigang, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2005, Multi-wavelength erbium-doped fiber laser based on a microstructure fiber Bragg grating. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters
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Zhang, Hao, Yu, Ling, Liu, Yange, Wang, Chao, Li, Yao, Dou, Qingying, Liu, Lihui, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2005, Noise figure improvement of a double-pass erbium-doped fiber amplifier by using a HiBi fiber loop mirror as ASE rejecter. Optics Communications
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Zhang, Chunshu, Kai, Guiyun, Wang, Zhi, Sun, Tingting, Wang, Chao, Liu, Yange, Zhang, Weigang, Liu, Jianfei, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2005, Transformation of a transmission mechanism by filling the holes of normal silica-guiding microstructure fibers with nematic liquid crystal. Optics Letters
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Wang, Zhi, Kai, Guiyun, Liu, Yange, Liu, Jianfei, Zhang, Chunshu, Sun, Tingting, Wang, Chao, Zhang, Weigang, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi. 2005, Coupling and decoupling of dual-core photonic bandgap fibers. Optics Letters
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Conference item:
Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao. 2017, Data-efficient high-throughput fiber Bragg grating sensors using photonic time-stretch compressive sensing. European Conferences on Laser and Opto-electronics
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Wang, Chao. 2017, In-fibre diffraction grating enables high-efficiency optical wireless communication and time stretch imaging. 2017 International Conference on Optical Instruments and Technology
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Wang, Chao. 2017, Microwave photonics solutions for high-throughput and data efficient optical fiber grating sensor interrogation. 2017 International Conference on Optical Instruments and Technology
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Wang, Guoqing, Habib, Usman, Yan, Zhijun, Gomes, Nathan J., Zhang, Lin, Wang, Chao. 2017, In-fibre diffraction grating based beam steering for full duplex optical wireless communication. International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP), 2017
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao. 2017, All-optical random sequence generation for compressive sensing detection of RF signals. International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP), 2017
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Wang, Guoqing, Habib, Usman, Wang, Chao, Gomes, Nathan J., Yan, Zhijun, Zhang, Lin. 2017, Wavelength-controlled beam steering for optical wireless transmission using an in-fiber diffraction grating. 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
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Qin, Huabao, Yan, Zhijun, Sun, Qizhen, Wang, Guoqing, Wang, Chao, Liu, Deming, Zhang, Lin. 2017, Theoretical analysis of diffraction grating based on 45°-tilted fiber gratings. 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR)
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Wang, Guoqing, Sun, Lei, Wang, Chao. 2017, Photonic time-stretch optical coherence tomography with data compression and improved resolution. 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR)
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Feng, Dejun, Wang, Chao. 2017, Analysis on spatial and temporal resolution in photonic time stretch frequency domain reflectometry based fully distributed fiber Bragg grating sensors. The 15th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks (ICOCN 2016)
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Feng, Dejun, Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao. 2016, Ultrafast and High Resolution Crack Detection Using Fully Distributed Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors. The 6th Asia Pacific Optical Sensors Conference (APOS 2016)
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Habib, Usman, Aighobahi, Anthony E., Wang, Chao, Gomes, Nathan J.. 2016, Radio over fiber transport of mm-wave 2×2 MIMO for spatial diversity and multiplexing. Microwave Photonics (MWP), 2016 International Topical Meeting on
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Wang, Guoqing, Wang, Chao. 2016, Diffraction Limited Optical Time-Stretch Microscopy Using an In-Fibre Diffraction Grating. Frontiers in Optics (FiO) 2016
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao, Feng, Dejun, Yan, Zhijun, Zhang, Lin. 2016, Ultrafast Interrogation of Fully Distributed Chirped Fibre Bragg Grating Strain Sensor. 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC)
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Wang, Guoqing, Wang, Chao. 2016, Data Compressed Photonic Time-Stretch Optical Coherence Tomography. 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC)
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Wang, Guoqing, Wang, Chao, Yan, Zhijun, Zhang, Lin. 2016, A fiber-compatible spectrally encoded imaging system using a 45° tilted fiber grating. SPIE Photonics Europe 2016
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Mididoddi, Chaitanya K, Feng, Dejun, Wang, Chao. 2016, All-optical high-speed temporal random pattern generation based on photonic time stretch. The 15th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks (ICOCN 2016)
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao, Stiens, Johan. 2015, Broadband frequency swept millimeter-wave source based on cascaded temporal optical pulse shaping. Microwave Photonics (MWP), 2015 International Topical Meeting on
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao. 2015, Microwave Signal Generation based on Photonics. 41st European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC),
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Ahmad, Eamonn J, Wang, Chao. 2015, Photonic microwave frequency up conversion using unbalanced temporal pulse shaping in a cascaded modulation scheme. 14th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks (ICOCN)
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Wang, Chao. 2015, Advanced fiber Bragg gratings for microwave photonics applications. 14th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks (ICOCN), 2015
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Wang, Chao, Gomes, Nathan J.. 2014, Photonics-enabled sub-Nyquist radio frequency sensing based on temporal channelization and compressive sensing. 2014 International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP) and the 2014 9th Asia-Pacific Microwave Photonics Conference (APMP),
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Wang, Chao, Gomes, Nathan J.. 2014, Photonics-enabled sub-Nyquist radio frequency sensing based on temporal channelization and compressive sensing. IEEE Int. Topical Mtg. Microwave Photonics, MWP/APMP 2014
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Wang, Chao. 2014, Photonic time stretch channelizer for broadband microwave spectrum sensing. 35th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS),
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Wang, Chao. 2013, Dispersive Fourier transformation for microwave photonics applications. 34th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS 2013)
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Chen, Hongwei, Goda, Keisuke, Wang, Chao, Jalali, Bahram. 2013, Ultrafast Surface Inspection using Hybrid Dispersion Laser Scanner. CLEO: 2013, (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper CTu3O.2
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Heisterkamp, Alexander, Mahjoubfar, A., Goda, Keisuke, Wang, Chao, Fard, Ali M., Adam, Jost, Gossett, Daniel R., Ayazi, Ali, Sollier, Elodie, Malik, Omer, Chen, E., Liu, Y., Brown, Rupert, Sarkhosh, N., Di Carlo, Dino, Jalali, Bahram, Herman, Peter R., Meunier, Michel, Nolte, Stefan. 2013, 3D ultrafast laser scanner. SPIE Photonics West
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Fard, A., Wang, Chao, Malik, Omer, Fu, Guoyi, Quach, A, Goda, Keisuke, Jalali, Bahram. 2013, Near-100 MHz Optical Coherence Tomography at 800 nm. 1st International Symposium on Optical Coherence Tomography for Non-Destructive Testing (OCT4NDT)
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Farkas, Daniel L., Ayazi, Ali, Goda, Keisuke, Sadasivam, Jagannath, Lonappan, Cejo K., Gossett, Daniel R., Sollier, Elodie, Fard, Ali M., Hur, Soojung Claire, Kim, Sujin, Adam, Jost, Murray, Coleman, Wang, Chao, Brackbill, Nora, Di Carlo, Dino, Jalali, Bahram, Nicolau, Dan V., Leif, Robert C.. 2013, Real-time image processor for detection of rare cells and particles in flow at 37 MHz line scans per second. Proc. SPIE 8587, Imaging, Manipulation, and Analysis of Biomolecules, Cells, and Tissues XI, 858713
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Wang, Chao, Goda, Keisuke, Ibsen, Morten, Jalali, Bahram. 2012, Dispersive Fourier transformation in the 800 nm spectral range. CLEO: Applications and Technology
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Tan, Zhongwei, Wang, Chao, Goda, Keisuke, Malik, Omer, Jalali, Bahram. 2012, All-optical passive periodic sawtooth filter and its application to fast interrogation of fiber Bragg grating sensor array. Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition (OFC/NFOEC), 2012 and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2012, High-resolution microwave frequency measurement based on temporal channelization using a mode-locked laser. Microwave Symposium Digest (MTT), 2012 IEEE MTT-S International
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2011, Nonuniformly spaced photonic microwave delay-line filter using a spatially discrete chirped fiber Bragg grating. IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics 2011
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2010, Complete pulse characterization based on temporal interferometry using an unbalanced temporal pulse shaping system. IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics 2010
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Yao, Jianping, Wang, Chao. 2010, Superimposed Oppositely Chirped FBGs for Ultrafast FBG Sensor Interrogation with Significantly Improved Resolution. 2010 OSA Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity, and Poling (BGPP) Topical Meeting
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2010, Advanced fiber Bragg gratings for photonic generation and processing of arbitrary microwave waveforms. Microwave Photonics (MWP), 2010 IEEE Topical Meeting
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Fourier-transform pulse shaping using a single chirped fiber Bragg grating. 2nd IEEE International Conference on Broadband Network & Multimedia Technology 2009
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Microwave and millimeter-wave arbitrary waveform generation and processing using fiber-optics-based techniques. 2009 Asia-Pacific Microwave Photonics Conference, APMP 2009
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Nonlinearly chirped microwave pulse generation using a spatially discrete chirped fiber Bragg grating. 2009 IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics
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Pan, S, Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2009, Generation of a stable and frequency-tunable microwave signal using a polarization modulator and a wavelength-fixed notch filter. 2009 Optical Fiber Communication Conference & Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC.NFOEC),
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Asghari, Mohammad H., Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping, Azana, Jose. 2009, Demonstration of FBG-based first and second-order photonic temporal integrators with optimized energetic efficiencies. 2009 IEEE/Photonics Society Annual Meeting
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2008, Microwave arbitrary waveform generation based on optical spectral shaping and wavelength-to-time mapping using a chirped fiber Bragg grating. 1st Microsystems and Nanoelectronics Research Conference, Ottowa, Canada, pp. 57-60
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2008, Photonic microwave matched filters for chirped microwave pulse compression. 2008 IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics,old Coast City, ,
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Wang, Chao, Chi, Hao, Yao, Jianping. 2008, Photonic generation and processing of millimeter-wave arbitrary waveforms. 21st Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and electro-optics society
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2007, All-Optical Electrical Chirped Pulse Generation with Tunable Chirp Rate based on a Nonlinearly Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, MWP
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Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2007, All-Optical High-Frequency Electrical Chirped Pulse Generation using a Nonlinearly Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating. International Symposium on Signals, Systems and Electronics 2007, ISSSE '07
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Armitage, John, Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2007, All-optical electrical chirped pulse generation based on nonlinear wavelength-to-time conversion in a chirped fiber Bragg grating. Photonics North 2007
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Sun, Yan, Wang, Zhi, Liu, Yange, Kai, Guiyun, Liu, Jianfei, Wang, Chao, Zhang, Chunshu, Sun, Tingting, Dong, Xiaoyi, Jian, Shuisheng, Lee, Sang Bae, Okamoto, Katsunari. 2005, A novel Er3+-doped honeycomb photonic bandgap fiber for highly efficient amplification. 2004 Asia-Pacific Optical Communications
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Sun, Yan, Zhang, Hao, Yu, Ling, Liu, Yange, Wang, Chao, Liu, Lihui, Xiong, Lingyun, Yuan, Shuzhong, Dong, Xiaoyi, Jian, Shuisheng, Lee, Sang Bae, Okamoto, Katsunari. 2005, A novel method to improve noise figure for double-pass L-band EDFA. 2004 Asia-Pacific Optical Communications
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Other:
Wang, Chao, Yao, Jianping. 2013, Fiber Bragg Gratings for Microwave Photonics Applications.
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  • Regular Reviewer of more than 20 international Journals from IEEE, OSA, Nature, AIP, IET, SPIE, Elsevier, and Wiley. 
  • Remote Referee of European Research Council (2016-2017)
  • Grant Reviewer and Panelist of British Council Newton Fund (2014-2017)
  • Member of EPSRC Associate Peer Review College (2016- ) 
  • Guest Editor of SPIE Optical Engineering (2015) and MDPI Photonics (2017).
  • External examiner for PhD viva in Aston, VUB and Monash.  
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