Chen, Pai-Yen

Chen, Pai-Yen

Associate Professor
Optical Metamaterials for Tailoring and Enhancing Light-Matter Interactions
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois

Prof. Pai-Yen Chen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 2013. He has been involved in multidisciplinary research on applied electromagnetics, metamaterials, plasmonics, antennas, and wireless micro/nano-sensors. He has published numerous journal articles and conference papers (which include Nature, Nature Electronics, and IEEE transactions), and 9 US patents, with > 5,000 citations and an h-index of 37. He has received quite a few prestigious awards, including NSF CAREER Award, SPIE Rising Researcher Award, IEEE Sensors Council Early Career Award, IEEE Raj Mittra Travel Grant (RMTG) Award, ACES Early Career Award, Young Scientist Award from Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) and International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Air Force Research Laboratory Faculty Fellowship, Donald Harrington Fellowship, and quite a few best student paper awards and travel grants from IEEE conferences. He currently serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Sensors Journal, IEEE Journal of Radio Frequency Identification (IEEE JRFID), and IEEE Journal of Electromagnetics, RF and Microwaves in Medicine and Biology (IEEE-JERM), and as Guest Editor of IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation

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