Biography

Brief biographyProfessor Sheng-Lung Huang is with the Graduate Institute of Photonics and Optoelectronics (GIPO) and Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of Maryland, College Park in 1993. Starting 2007, he served as Chairman of GIPO for 3 years. He was also a guest professor at the Abbe School of Photonics, Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, Germany, 2014. His research interest is mainly on crystalline fiber based devices and applications. He pioneered the development of cellular-resolution optical coherence tomography for clinical diagnosis of cancers and diseases. The work has been invited for more than 30 international conference talks, including Optical Fiber Conference (OFC), IEEE LEOS annual meeting, SPIE Photonics West, etc. In 2014, he co-founded a startup company, Apollo Medical Optics, and he has served as the CTO.Professor Huang served as Chairman of IEEE/LEOS (now IEEE/PS) Taipei Chapter, 2005/2006. He was a steering board member, European Master of Science in Photonics (EMSP). He has organized several international conferences and workshops, including OECC 2011 and the 2nd BioPhotonics, 2013. Dr. Huang is presently an Associate Editor of IEEE Photonics Journal. He served as a Topical Editor of Optics Letters, for 6 years (2005-2011) and he was a Guest Editor for Taiwan Photonics Society Quarterly in 2008. Professor Huang was the recipient of Ministry of Education Outstanding University/Industry Cooperation Award, 1997. He has jointly awarded Chimei Innovation Excellence Award (2010) and Optical Communications Elite Award (2005)