Group Members

Principle Investigator: 

Jianming Wen

Research Staff: 

Dr. Saeid Vashahri-Ghamsari (Expertise in Quantum Optics, Optomechanics, Nonlinear Dynamics, etc)

Dr. Yanhua Zhai (Expertise in Quantum Optics, Fiber Optics, Optical Imaging, Photonics, Nonlinear Optics, Quantum Science and Technologies, Quantum Chemistry, AMO Physics, non-Hermitian Physics, etc)

Visiting Scholars:

Dr. Qian Liu  (05/2019 -- 08/2020, Professor at Xi'an University of Technology, China)

Undergraduate Students:

Mr. August Meads (physics)  03/2021 -- 07/2021; Mr. Jackson Burdett (physics)  07/2020 -- 11/2020;

CUREs for Optics: Mr. James Gerdes, Mr. Pablo Limon, Ms. Rebecca Anderson (Fall 2021)

Independent Publications by Dr. Zhai and Dr. Liu:

4.  Qian Liu, Shihan Zhao, Ming Xu, Chunpeng Lan, and Yanhua Zhai, "Investigation and design of efficient intramolecular charge transfer dyes with DBTP-based dual-electron-donor structure", under review in ChemPhysChem (2021).

3. Qian Liu, Shihan Zhao, Yanhua Zhai, Ming Xu, Miao Li, and Xianbin Zhang, "Optical-electronic performance and mechanism investigation of dihydroindolocarbazole-based organic dyes for DSSCs", Results in Physics 23, 103939 (2021).

2.  Qian Liu, Qungui Wang, Ming Xu, Jinglin Liu, and Jianping Liang, "DFT characterization and design of anthracene-based molecules for improving spectra and charge transfer", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 227, 117627 (2020).

1.  Q. Wang, Z. Zeng, X. Chen, Qian Liu, and Ming Xu, “Rational design non-fullerene acceptor- based high efficiency BHJ polymer solar cells through theoretical investigations”, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 383, 111985 (2019).