Chun, Jiang received his BS degree from Dalian Polytechnic University, and his MS and PhD degrees from Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1989, 1996 and 1999, respectively, all in optical material and device. From 1999 to 2001, he worked as postdoctoral research fellow in State Key Laboratory of Advanced Optical Communication Systems and Networks, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. From 2001 to 2004, he worked as associate professor in Department of Electronic Engineering, and he has been a professor since October, 2004. From 2005 to 2006, he visited the Joanopoulos Research Group at MIT. His research effort was in photonic device, WDM transmission systems and automatically switched optical networks. His current research projects focus on nanophotonics, photonic crystal device and optical signal processing. He is the author or co-author of over 100 journal articles, and holds 18 issued Chinese patents