Optical metamaterials: progress and perspective
Speaker: Xiang Zhang, Berkeley
Brief Bio: Xiang Zhang is the inaugural Ernest S. Kuh Endowed Chaired Professor at UC Berkeley and the Director of NSF Nano-scale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC). He is the Director of Materials Science Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), as well as member of Kavli Energy Nano Science Institute. Professor Zhang is an elected member of US National Academy of Engineering (NAE), Academia Sinica (National Academy of Republic of China), and Fellow of four scientific societies: APS (The American Physical Society), OSA (The Optical Society of America), AAAS (The American Association for the Advancement of Science), and SPIE (The International Society of Optical Engineering).