Yu-Hwa Lo

Professor, ECE, UC San Diego

Professor Yu-Hwa Lo received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from UC Berkeley in 1987. He worked at Bellcore as a technical staff member from 1988-1990, and became an assistant and then associate professor at Cornell University from 1991 to 1999. He became a professor at UCSD in 1999 and has been the director of the Nano3 Facility (Nanoscience, Nanoengineering, and Nanomedicine) since 2005. Currently his research interests are in microfluidics and optofluidics, lab-on-a-chip devices for biomedicine, bio-imaging, nanophotonics, and semiconductor single-photon detectors. He has published over 350 papers and 8 book chapters and been awarded 22 patents. He is a fellow of the Optical Society of America and the IEEE.