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Xingjie Ni

Charles H. Fetter Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering

209G Electrical Engineering West

zxn10@psu.edu

814-865-3361

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

Nanophotonics and optoelectronics, including photonic nano-devices, electromagnetic metamaterials, optical sensing, transformation optics devices, integrated photonics, nonlinear optics, optical communications, photovoltaics, and optical quantum information processing.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Engineering Physics, Tsinghua University, 2005
  • MS, Automation, Tsinghua University, 2007
  • Ph D, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, 2012

Publications

Books

  • Xingjie Ni, 2004, Courseware How-to with Examples, People’s Posts and Telecommunications Press

Book, Chapters

  • Xingjie Ni, 2017, Broadband Optical Metasurfaces and Metamaterials, Pan Stanford Publishing
  • SATOSHI ISHII, Xingjie Ni, VLADIMIR P DRACHEV, MARK D THORESON, VLADIMIR M SHALAEV and ALEXANDER V KILDISHEV, 2013, Active and Tuneable Metallic Nanoslit Lenses, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., pp. 289–316
  • Xingjie Ni, 2007, Demodulation Methods of Fiber Bragg Gratings, National Defence Industry Press

Journal Articles

  • Xingjie Ni, Pankaj K. Jha, Chihhui Wu, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Metasurface-Enabled Remote Quantum Interference", Phys. Rev. Lett., 115, (2), pp. 025501
  • Xingjie Ni, Zi Jing Wong, Michael Mrejen, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "An ultrathin invisibility skin cloak for visible light", Science, 349, (6254), pp. 1310–1314
  • Aimin Wu, Hao Li, Junjie Du, Xingjie Ni, Ziliang Ye, Yuan Wang, Zhen Sheng, Shichang Zou, Fuwan Gan, Xiang Zhang and others, 2015, "Experimental Demonstration of In-Plane Negative-Angle Refraction with an Array of Silicon Nanoposts", Nano letters, 15, (3), pp. 2055–2060
  • Sui Yang, Yuan Wang, Xingjie Ni and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Optical modulation of aqueous metamaterial properties at large scale", Optics express, 23, (22), pp. 28736–28741
  • Yu Ye, Zi Jing Wong, Xiufang Lu, Xingjie Ni, Hanyu Zhu, Xianhui Chen, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Monolayer excitonic laser", Nature Photonics, 9, (11), pp. 733-737
  • Chihhui Wu, Alessandro Salandrino, Xingjie Ni and Xiang Zhang, 2014, "Electrodynamical light trapping using Whispering-Gallery resonances in hyperbolic cavities", Physical Review X, 4, (2), pp. 021015
  • Alexander O Korotkevich, Xingjie Ni and Alexander V Kildishev, 2014, "Fast Eigensolver for plasmonic metasurfaces", Optical Materials Express, 4, (2), pp. 288–299
  • Sui Yang, Xingjie Ni, Xiaobo Yin, Boubacar Kante, Peng Zhang, Jia Zhu, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2014, "Feedback-driven self-assembly of symmetry-breaking optical metamaterials in solution", Nature nanotechnology, 9, (12), pp. 1002–1006
  • Xingjie Ni, Alexander V Kildishev and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2013, "Metasurface holograms for visible light", Nature communications, 4
  • Gururaj V Naik, Jeremy L Schroeder, Xingjie Ni, Alexander V Kildishev, Timothy D Sands and Alexandra Boltasseva, 2013, "Titanium nitride as a plasmonic material for visible and near-infrared wavelengths [erratum]", Optical Materials Express, 3, (10), pp. 1658–1659
  • Xingjie Ni, Satoshi Ishii, Alexander V Kildishev and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2013, "Ultra-thin, planar, Babinet-inverted plasmonic metalenses", Light: Science & Applications, 2, (4), pp. e72
  • Xingjie Ni, Naresh K Emani, Alexander V Kildishev, Alexandra Boltasseva and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2012, "Broadband light bending with plasmonic nanoantennas", Science, 335, (6067), pp. 427–427
  • A Korotkevich, Xingjie Ni and Alexander V Kildishev, 2012, "Fast eigensolver for optical metasurfaces", Optical Materials Express
  • Gururaj V Naik, Jeremy L Schroeder, Xingjie Ni, Alexander V Kildishev, Timothy D Sands and Alexandra Boltasseva, 2012, "Titanium nitride as a plasmonic material for visible and near-infrared wavelengths", Optical Materials Express, 2, (4), pp. 478–489
  • Alexander V Kildishev, Joshua D Borneman, Xingjie Ni, Vladimir M Shalaev and Vladimir P Drachev, 2011, "Bianisotropic effective parameters of optical metamagnetics and negative-index materials", Proceedings of the IEEE, 99, (10), pp. 1691–1700
  • Xingjie Ni, Gururaj V Naik, Alexander V Kildishev, Yu Barnakov, Alexandra Boltasseva and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2011, "Effect of metallic and hyperbolic metamaterial surfaces on electric and magnetic dipole emission transitions", Applied Physics B, 103, (3), pp. 553–558
  • Xingjie Ni, Satoshi Ishii, Mark D Thoreson, Vladimir M Shalaev, Seunghoon Han, Sangyoon Lee and Alexander V Kildishev, 2011, "Loss-compensated and active hyperbolic metamaterials", Optics express, 19, (25), pp. 25242–25254
  • Zhengtong Liu, Kuo-Ping Chen, Xingjie Ni, Vladimir P Drachev, Vladimir M Shalaev and Alexander V Kildishev, 2010, "Experimental verification of two-dimensional spatial harmonic analysis at oblique light incidence", JOSA B, 27, (12), pp. 2465–2470
  • Shumin Xiao, Vladimir P Drachev, Alexander V Kildishev, Xingjie Ni, Uday K Chettiar, Hsiao-Kuan Yuan and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2010, "Loss-free and active optical negative-index metamaterials", Nature, 466, (7307), pp. 735–738
  • Xingjie Ni, Zhengtong Liu, Alexandra Boltasseva and Alexander V Kildishev, 2010, "The validation of the parallel three-dimensional solver for analysis of optical plasmonic bi-periodic multilayer nanostructures", Applied Physics A, 100, (2), pp. 365–374
  • Jian Yang, Yong Zhao, Shi-Yuan Yang, Chang-Wei Liu and Xingjie Ni, 2007, "A Micro-Vibration Measurement Method Based on Isostrain Cantilever and Cascade Self-Demodulated FBG Pair", Sensor Letters, 5, (2), pp. 361–365
  • Chang-wei LIU, Yong ZHAO, Kai-bo HU, Xingjie Ni and Ting-ting ZHAO, 2007, "Method of damage location in a structure based on fiber Bragg grating sensors", Opto-Electronic Engineering, 4, pp. 030
  • Xingjie Ni, Yong Zhao and Jian Yang, 2007, "Research of a novel fiber Bragg grating underwater acoustic sensor", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 138, (1), pp. 76–80
  • Xingjie Ni, Yong Zhao, Jian Yang and Hui Liang, 2007, "Optical fiber underwater acoustic sensing techniques", Measurement Technique (Chinese), (12), pp. 33–38
  • Changwei Liu, Yong Zhao, Kaibo Hu, Xingjie Ni and Tingting Zhao, 2007, "A Novel Method for Locating Structural Defects Based on Fiber Bragg Gratings", Electro-Optical Engineering, 34, (4)
  • Jian Yang, Yong Zhao and Xingjie Ni, 2007, "Development of a Novel Fiber Bragg Grating Underwater Acoustic Sensor", Acta Optica Sinica (Chinese), 27, (9), pp. 1575–1579
  • Xin Guan, Xingjie Ni, Weibo Zheng, Yusheng Duan, Wenwu Liu and Jianyi Xu, 2006, "Remote Control System of Short Message Service Based on PLC", Experimental Technology and Management (Chinese), 23, (2), pp. 61–62

Conference Proceedings

  • Sui Yang, Xingjie Ni, Xiaobo Yin, Boubacar Kante, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Metamaterials Assembled by Light", pp. STh4G–1
  • Pankaj Jha, Xingjie Ni, Chihhui Wu, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Metasurface-Enabled Anisotropic Quantum Vacuum over Macroscopic Distances", 1, pp. 8006
  • Xingjie Ni, Jun Xiao, Sui Yang, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Photon-Spin Drag on a Plasmonic Metasurface", 1, pp. 6008
  • Xingjie Ni, Zi Jing Wong, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Three-Dimensional Metasurface Carpet Cloak", pp. FW4E–5
  • Zi Jing Wong, Xingjie Ni, Michael Mrejen, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Ultra-thin 3D Optical Cloak", pp. 14a_2C_8
  • Zi Jing Wong, Xingjie Ni, Michael Mrejen, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2015, "Ultrathin Invisibility Skin Cloak", pp. FW6C–4
  • Xingjie Ni, Sui Yang, Jun Xiao, Yuan Wang and Xiang Zhang, 2014, "Electrical Detection of Photonic Spin Hall Effect on Metasurfaces", pp. FTu2G–3
  • Jingjing Liu, Amr M Shaltout, Xingjie Ni, Vladimir M Shalaev and Alexander V Kildishev, 2013, "Experimental validation of a new bianisotropic parameter retrieval technique using plasmonic metasurfaces made of V-shape antennas", pp. 88060F–88060F
  • Xingjie Ni, Alexander V Kildishev, Shin Ishii and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2013, "Planar Meta-Optics", pp. 202–204
  • Xingjie Ni, Alexander Kildishev, Satoshi Ishii and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2013, "Plasmonic metasurface based ultra-thin phase holograms and planar micro-lenses", pp. QM4A–4
  • Naresh K Emani, Ting-Fung Chung, Xingjie Ni, Alexander Kildishev, Yong P Chen, Alexandra Boltasseva and Alexandra Boltasseva, 2012, "Electrically tunable plasmonic resonances with graphene", pp. JTu1M–2
  • Xingjie Ni, Satoshi Ishii, Mark D Thoreson, Vladimir Shalaev, Seunghoon Han, Sangyoon Lee and Alexander Kildishev, 2012, "Gain-assisted hyperbolic metamaterials", pp. QTu1G–3
  • Gururaj V Naik, Jeremy L Schroeder, Urcan Guler, Xingjie Ni, Alexander Kildishev, Timothy D Sands, Alexandra Boltasseva and Alexandra Boltasseva, 2012, "Metal nitrides for plasmonic applications", pp. QW3H–4
  • Ludmila J Prokopeva, Dean P Brown, Xingjie Ni, Vladimir P Drachev, Augustine Urbas and Alexander Kildishev, 2012, "Pulse shaping using optical metamaterials with naturally anisotropic structural elements", pp. QM3F–3
  • Xingjie Ni, Naresh K Emani, Alexander Kildishev, Alexandra Boltasseva and Vladimir Shalaev, 2012, "Symmetry-breaking plasmonic metasurfaces for broadband light bending", pp. QM3F–1
  • ALEXANDER V KILDISHEV, Satoshi Ishii, Xingjie Ni, Kuo-Ping Chen, Mark D Thoreson, Seunghoon Han, Sangyoon Lee, Vladimir M Shalaev and Vladimir P Drachev, 2011, "Design of nanoscale plasmonic elements for diffractive optics"
  • Alexander V Kildishev and Xingjie Ni, 2011, "Non-linear modeling of active or passive optical lamellar nanostructures", pp. 81720A–81720A
  • Vladimir M Shalaev, Shumin Xiao, Vladimir P Drachev, Xingjie Ni and Alexander V Kildishev, 2010, "Active and Tunable Metamaterials", pp. FThF3
  • Xingjie Ni, Alexander V Kildishev and Vladimir M Shalaev, 2010, "Analyzing the effect of a metamaterial surface on electric and magnetic dipole emissions using Green’s function and spatial harmonic analysis techniques", pp. 1–1
  • Joshua Borneman, Alexander Kildishev, Kuo-Ping Chen, Xingjie Ni and Vladimir Drachev, 2010, "FE modeling of plasmonic nanoantennas with realistic 3D roughness and distortion", pp. 1–1
  • Xingjie Ni, Zhengtong Liu, Alexandra Boltasseva and Alexander V Kildishev, 2010, "Scalable spatial harmonic analysis solver for modeling plasmonic bi-periodic multilayer nanostructures", pp. 1–1
  • Zhengtong Liu, Kuo-Ping Chen, Xingjie Ni, Vladimir P Drachev, Vladimir M Shalaev and Alexander V Kildishev, 2010, "SHA modeling of gold gratings for oblique light incidence", pp. JWA15
  • Xingjie Ni, Zubin Jacob, Alexander Kildishev, Vladimir Shalaev and Evgenii E Narimanov, 2009, "A tool for designing realizable hyperlenses", pp. JWA110
  • Zhengtong Liu, Xingjie Ni and Alexander V Kildishev, 2009, "Modeling Optical Nanoantenna Arrays with COMSOL Multiphysics"

Other

  • Xingjie Ni, 2012, "Controlling the emission and propagation of light with nano-plasmonic metamaterials and metasurfaces"

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • The Charles H. Fetter University Endowed Fellowship, August 2015
  • Moore Inventor Fellowship, The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, November 2016

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Faculty Advisor, Faulty Advisor, OSA/SPIE Penn State Student Chapter, August 2016
  • Committee Member, Faulty Search Committee of Electronics and Optical Materials and Devices, August 2016
  • Committee Member, Undergraduate Committee, August 2016
  • Committee Member, Area Committee of Electronics and Optical Materials and Devices, August 2016
  • Committee Member, Committee of Graduate Colloquium, August 2015

Service to External Organizations:

  • Organizer, Conference orignizer, June 2016 - May 2017
  • Organizer, Conference orignizer, December 2015 - August 2016
 


 

About

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was created in the spring of 2015 to allow greater access to courses offered by both departments for undergraduate and graduate students in exciting collaborative research in fields.

We offer B.S. degrees in electrical engineering, computer science and computer engineering and graduate degrees (master's degrees and Ph.D.'s) in electrical engineering and computer science and engineering. EECS focuses on the convergence of technologies and disciplines to meet today’s industrial demands.

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