About Jie Gao

Education

  • Columbia University, Doctor of Philosophy, 2012

Jie Gao

Prof, asoc
Mechanical & Aerospace Engin
229 Toomey Hall

573-341-6516 | gaojie@mst.edu

Education

  • Columbia University, Doctor of Philosophy, 2012

Biography

Academic Positions:

- Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology (2018-present)
- Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology (2012-2018)
- Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant, Columbia University (2005-2011)
- Lecturer, Academic Successful Program, Columbia University (Summer 2007, 2008)

Research

Research interests

Nanophotonics devices based on silicon photonics, plasmonics and metamaterials, light-matter interactions in photonic nanostructures, optical sensing, quantum dots, quantum optics and quantum information processing, solar energy harvesting, light emitting devices

Publications

Selected Journal Publications
  • L. Li, W. Wang, T. S. Luk, X. Yang, and J. Gao, "Enhanced quantum dot spontaneous emission with multilayer
    metamaterial nanostructures," ACS Photonics, 4, 501 (2017).
  • W. Cao, X. Yang, and J. Gao, “Broadband polarization conversion with anisotropic plasmonic
    metasurfaces,” Nature Scientific Reports, 7, 8841 (2017).
  • J. Zeng, L. Li, X. Yang, and J. Gao, "Generating and separating twisted light by gradient-rotation split-ring
    antenna metasurfaces," Nano Letters, 16, 3101 (2016).
  • W. Wan, J. Gao, and X. Yang, "Full-color plasmonic metasurface holograms," ACS Nano, 10, 10671 (2016).
  • Z. Li, W. Wang, D. Rosenmann, D. Czaplewski, X. Yang, and J. Gao, "All-metal structural color printing based on aluminum plasmonic
    metasurfaces," Optics Express, 24, 20472-20480 (2016).

Awards and recognition

Awards

Honors and Awards
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award 2017
  • Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award 2014