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Dr Qiang Wu

Associate Professor

Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

Qiang Wu

Dr. Qiang Wu is an Associate Professor at the Department of Mathematics, Physics & Electrical Engineering, Northumbria University at Newcastle. He is also an adjunct professor in Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. Before joining Northumbria University, he was a Stokes Lecturer with the Photonics Research Centre, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland.

He was a Senior Research Associate with the Optoelectronics Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong, from 2004 to 2006, where he was involved in research on polymer optical waveguides. He was a Research Associate with the Applied Optics and Photonics Group, Heriot-Watt University, from 2006 to 2008, where he was involved in research on laser joining in micromanufacturing. He is a committee member of Holography and Optical Information Processing committee, The Chinese Optical Society. He is an Editorial Board member of Scientific Reports (Nature Group, 2016 Impact Factor 4.259) and Associate Editor of IEEE Sensors Journal (2016 Impact Factor 2.512).

His current research interest lies in Photonics including the design and fabrication of fibre Bragg grating devices for sensing and optical communications; hetero-core fibre structures for novel fibre optical couplers and sensors; nonlinear effects in photonic crystal fibre, microsphere, nanofibres, visible light communication and its application for sensing, and surface plasmon resonant for highly integrated nanophotonics devices and their applications for biosensing. He has authored or co-authored more than 200 articles in academic journals and international conferences and holds three patents. He has been highlighted and interviewed by the journal Electronics Letters with the objective of understanding the background and rationale for his research on singlemode-multimode-singlemode fibre structures.

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Room E409
Ellison Building
Northumberland Road
NE1 8ST

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Acoustofluidic Patterning in Glass Capillaries Using Travelling Acoustic waves based on Thin Film Flexible Platform, Wang, Q., Maramizonouz, S., Stringer Martin, M., Zhang, J., Ong, H., Liu, Q., Yang, X., Rahmati, M., Torun, H., Ng, W., Wu, Q., Binns, R., Fu, Y. 1 Jan 2024, In: Ultrasonics
  • A microfiber biosensor for detection of AKT protein in human embryonic kidney cell lysate based on the vernier effect, Zhang, Z., Tian, Z., Yao, Y., Yang, B., Zhang, J., Ma, H., Wang, K., Yan, B., Sang, X., Yu, C., Fu, B., Yuan, J., Wu, Q. 15 Jun 2024, In: Chemical Engineering Journal
  • A nanonewton force sensor using a U-shape tapered microfiber interferometer, Chen, L., Liu, B., Markwell, C., Liu, J., He, X., Ghassemlooy, Z., Torun, H., Fu, Y., Yuan, J., Liu, Q., Farrell, G., Wu, Q. 31 May 2024, In: Science advances
  • Dynamic thermal effect in a hollow core microbottle resonator, Wang, Z., Wang, Z., Rout, A., Jibon, R., Anand, V., Wei, F., Wu, Q., Semenova, Y. 21 Jun 2024, In: Journal of Lightwave Technology
  • Event pattern recognition of distributed optical fiber sensing system based on FES-RDB-CNN and Voting classifier combination, Liang, T., Wan, S., Yu, J., Wu, Q. 1 Jun 2024, In: IEEE Sensors Journal
  • GASF-ConvNeXt-TF algorithm for perimeter security disturbance identification based on distributed optical fiber sensing system, Wang, Y., Zhuo, W., Liu, B., Liu, J., Hu, Y., Fu, Y., Xiao, W., He, X., Yuan, J., Wu, Q. 15 May 2024, In: IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • High-Sensitivity Narrow-band T-Shaped Cantilever Fabry-Perot Acoustic Sensor for Photoacoustic Spectroscopy, Wang, J., Wang, Q., Yan, C., Xu, S., Zou, X., Wu, Q., Ng, W., Binns, R., Fu, Y. 8 Jun 2024, In: Photoacoustics
  • Hybrid Fabry–Perot interferometer: polymer-induced microcavity for temperature and gas pressure measurement, Chen, L., Tian, J., Wu, Q., Li, J., Yao, Y., Wang, J. 15 Apr 2024, In: Optics Communications
  • Interfacial Mass Diagnostics: Quantitative Perspective on Construction and Mechanism Understanding of Dye-Sensitized, Perovskite and Quantum Dots Solar Cells, Liu, W., Zhang, Y., Yang, Y., Chen, W., Yuan, L., Yu, Z., Yu, X., Wu, Q. 2 May 2024, In: ChemPhysChem
  • Microfluidic flowmeter based on a liquid crystal-filled nested capillary, Wang, Z., Mallik, A., Wei, F., Wang, Z., Rout, A., Jibon, R., Wu, Q., Semenova, Y. 21 Mar 2024, In: Communications Engineering

  • Haili Ma Bacterial cellulose and molecular imprinting polymers based novel optical fibre biochemical sensor Start Date: 01/10/2023
  • Adeel Faruq Skin patch biosensor for biomarkers’ measurement Start Date: 01/10/2023
  • Rahul Kumar High sensitivity micro/nano singlemode-multimode-singlemode fibre sensors Start Date: 01/10/2015 End Date: 11/06/2019

  • Technologies PhD June 30 2004
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2016


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