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Qualifications

PhD in Optoelectronics, Salford University, 2002-2006
MEng (distinction) in Optical Engineering, Shandong University, 1999-2002
BSc (1st class Honors) in Optoelectronic Technology, Shandong University, 1995-1999

Experience

Lecturer /Laser safety officer, University of South Wales, 2013.7-present
• Secured funding of £138k as principle investigator to support a 30 month KTP project to develop high accuracy measurement light curtain products for 1D and 2D measurements.

Research Fellow, University of Glamorgan, 2011.6-2013.6
• Managed and implemented the A4B (academic for business) project: Industrial Research into novel tuneable laser concept for high precision metrology application.
• The success of the project is evidenced by 1 patent.

Project manager/KTP associate, City University/Teer Coating Ltd, 2008.12-2011.5
• Managed and implemented the Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project: Vibration resistant 3D optical profilometer with nanometer resolution.

Research Fellow, University of Surrey, 2006.12-2008.11
• Developed parallel FDTD (Finite Difference Time Domain) codes to simulate the interaction of light with quantum nanostructures.
• Investigated the resonant Faraday Effect under an ultra-strong magnetic field

Responsibilities

Laser Safety Officer
KTP supervisor
Supervisor of 5 PhD students (3 KESS PhD students)

Publications

Patents
Nigel Copner, Alan Holloway, Anas Jarjour, Jungang Huang and R J Chaney “Laser device”. WO2015185900 (A1)

Journal Papers and Conference Contributions

James M Christian, Graham S McDonald, Antonios Kotsampaseris, Jungang Huang, “Fresnel diffraction patterns from fractal apertures: boundary conditions and circulation, pentaflakes and islands”, EOSAM 2016, 26-30 September, Berlin, Germany.

Y. K. Gong, K. Li, Sara Carver, Juan Jose Martinez, Jungang Huang, Yoann Thueux, Nick Avlonitis, and Nigel Copner, “Current control of light by nonreciprocal magnetoplasmonics,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 191104 (2015)

Yongkang Gong, Xianliang Liu, Kang Li, Jungang Huang, et.al. “Coherent emission of light using stacked gratings”
Physical Review. B 87, 205121 ( 2013).

Graham S. McDonald, James M. Christian, and Jungang Huang, " Complexity and Fractality in Kaleidoscope Laser Eigenmodes", Nonlinear Optics 2013, Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States United States, 21–26 July 2013, ISBN: 978-1-55752-977-0, https://doi.org/10.1364/NLO.2013.NW4A.15

Christopher Bostock, James M. Christian, Graham S. McDonald, Abi S. Heyes, and Jungang Huang, “Multi-Turing Instability and Spontaneous Spatial Fractals in Simple Optical Systems”, Nonlinear Optics 2013, Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States United States, 21–26 July 2013, ISBN: 978-1-55752-977-0, https://doi.org/10.1364/NLO.2013.NTh2A.3

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian and G. S. McDonald, “Spontaneous spatial fractal pattern formation in absorptive systems”, Journal of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials, v21, No. 2, art no 1250018 (2012).

Yongkang Gong, Jungang Huang, Kang Li, Nigel Copner, J. J. Martinez, Leirang Wang, Tao Duan, Wenfu Zhang, and W. H. Loh, “Spoof four-wave mixing for all-optical wavelength conversion,” Opt. Express 20, 24030-24037 (2012).

Y. Gong, K. Li, Jungang Huang, N. J. Copner, A. Davies, L. Wang, and T. Duan, “Frequency-selective nanostructured plasmonic absorber by highly lossy interface mode,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 124 (2012).

Jungang Huang, Panos Liatsis, Kevin Cooke and Dennis Teer, “Automating the estimation of coating thickness measurements in the ball crater technique,” Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 7877, DOI: 10.1117/12.882204, Paper 7877-35 (2011).

Jungang Huang, G. Slavcheva and O. Hess, “Faraday effect in a short pulse propagating in a resonant medium under an ultra-strong magnetic field,” Physical Review B, 77, 134304 (2008).

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian and G. S. McDonald, “Fresnel diffraction and fractal patterns from polygonal apertures”, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 23, 2768 (2006).

Jungang Huang and G. S. McDonald, “Spontaneous optical fractal pattern formation,” Physical Review Letters, 94, 174101 (2005).

Yongkang Gong ; Nigel Copner ; Kang Li ; Jungang Huang ; J. J. Martinez, et al. " A new scheme for novel all-optical wavelength conversion with ultrabroad conversion tunability and modulation-transparency ", Proc. SPIE 8647, Next-Generation Optical Communication: Components, Sub-Systems, and Systems II, 86470P (January 11, 2013); doi:10.1117/12.2002841;http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2002841.

Kang Li, Hongying Wang, Jungang Huang, Ray Chaney, N. J. Copner, “Mode hop free tunable blue laser”, Proc. SPIE 8235, Solid State Lasers XXI: Technology and Devices, 82351G (15 February 2012)

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian, Jungang Huang, T. M. Walsh and C. Bostock, Spontaneous spatial fractal patterns in simple linear and nonlinear optical cavities, European Optical Society Annual Meeting, EOSAM 2012, Aberdeen, UK, 25-28 Sept, 2012.

Jungang Huang, Panos Liatsis and Kevin Cooke, “Improving measurement repeatability of ball crater method by using image processing techniques,” International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists, Hong Kong, China, Mar 16-18 2011.

Jungang Huang, Panos Liatsis, Kevin Cooke and Dennis Teer, “Automating the estimation of coating thickness measurements in the ball crater technique,” Electronic Imaging 2011, San Francisco, California, United States, Jan 23-27 2011.

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian, T. M. Walsh and Jungang Huang, Optical Fractals – Characterization, Cavities, Coherence and Connections, 11th International Conference on Laser and Fiber Optics Networks Modeling, LFNM’2011, Kharkov, Ukraine, 5-8 Sept, 2011 [Invited Plenary Paper]

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian, A. S. Heyes, N.G. I. Millington, T. M. Walsh and Jungang Huang, Spontaneous Spatial Fractals: Universal Contexts and Applications, CLEO Europe – EQEC 2011, 22-26 May, Munich, Germany, 2011

J.M. Christian, G. S. McDonald, A. S. Heyes and Jungang Huang, “Kaleidoscope laser properties and new optical fractal contexts,” 5th International Conference on Advanced Optoelectronics & Lasers, CAOL 2010, Sevastopol, Crimea, Ukraine, Sept 10-14 2010.

J.M. Christian, G. S. McDonald, A. S. Heyes and Jungang Huang, “Fractal laser sources: new analyses, results and contexts,” National Photonics Conference, Photon 10, Southampton, UK, Aug 23-26 2010.

J.M. Christian, G. S. McDonald and Jungang Huang, “Kaleidoscope lasers – complexity in simple optical systems,” Nonlinear Photonics, Conference Proceedings Paper, Karlsruhe, Germany, June 21-24 2010.

T. J. Ashcroft, J.M. Christian, G. S. McDonald and Jungang Huang, Kaleidoscope lasers – complexity in simple optical systems, SPARC 09 conference, University of Salford, May 7-8, 2009.

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian, G. S. McDonald, and P. Chamorro-Posada, “Turing instability, a universal route to spontanous spatial fractals,” European Optical Society Annual Meeting, Paris, France, Sept. 29 – Oct. 2, 2008.

Jungang Huang, G. Slavcheva and O. Hess, "Resonant Faraday effect in a short pulse propagating in a medium under an ultra-strong magnetic field,” European Optical Society Annual Meeting, Paris, France, Sept. 29 – Oct. 2, 2008.

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian and Jungang Huang, “Wide class of new fractal light sources,” International Conference on Advanced Optoelectronics and Lasers (CAOL 2008). Alushta, Ukraine, Sept. 29 – Oct. 4, 2008 (Invited Plenary Lecture).

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian, G. S. McDonald, P. Chamorro-Posada, “Turing instability, a universal route to fractals,” National Photonics Conference, PHOTON 08, Edinburgh, UK, Aug. 26-29, 2008.

Jungang Huang, G. Slavcheva and O. Hess, "Faraday effect in a short pulse propagating in a resonant medium under an ultra-strong magnetic field,” National Photonics Conference, PHOTON 08, Edinburgh, UK, Aug. 26-29, 2008.

Jungang Huang, G. Slavcheva, and O. Hess, “Faraday effect in coherent pulse propagation in quantum nanostructures,” Workshop: Theory, Modelling and Computational Methods for Semiconductor Materials and Nanostructures, Manchester, UK, 31st Jan – 1st Feb 2008.

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian, G. S. McDonald, P. Chamorro-Posada, J. Jahanpanah, “From Turing instability to fractals,” Nonlinear Photonics, Conference Proceedings Paper NThA7, Quebec City, Canada, Sept. 2007.

Jungang Huang, G. Slavcheva, J. Allam and O. Hess, “Soliton formation through self-Induced transparency in semiconductor microcavities,” NanoPhotonics Forum 2007, Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College London, UK, 26 June 2007.

Jungang Huang, G. S. McDonald and J. M. Christian, “From Turing instability to fractals,” Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany, Oct. 10, 2006 (Invited Oral Presentation).

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian and G. S. McDonald, “Calculation of the generalized Fresnel integrals,” Fraunhofer-Institute of Integrated Systems and Device Technology, Erlangen, Germany, Sept. 12, 2006 (Invited Oral Presentation).

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian, Jungang Huang, S. C. Benbow, P. Chamorro-Posada, J. Sanchez-Curto, “Photonics theory: solitons, fractals and atto-second pulses,” National Photonics Conference, PHOTON 06, Manchester, UK, Sept. 4-7, 2006 (Invited Oral Presentation).

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian and G. S. McDonald, “Fresnel diffraction and fractal patterns from polygonal apertures,” Salford Postgraduate Annual Research Conference, Salford, UK, May 11-12, 2006.

Jungang Huang and G. S. McDonald, “Spontaneous optical fractal pattern formation,” CLEO/European Quantum Electronics Conference (EQEC), Munich, Germany, Jun. 12-17, 2005.

Jungang Huang, J. M. Christian and G. S. McDonald, “Fresnel diffraction from polygonal apertures,” CLEO/European Quantum Electronics Conference (EQEC), Munich, Germany, Jun. 12-17, 2005.

G. S. McDonald, J. M. Christian and Jungang Huang, “Broadband NLO – fractals, white light & multiplexing, New Trends in Nonlinear Optics,” University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Feb. 23, 2005.

Jungang Huang and G. S. McDonald, “Spontaneous spatial fractal pattern formation,” Salford Postgraduate Annual Research Conference, Salford, UK, Nov. 24-25, 2004.

Jungang Huang and G. S. McDonald, “Spontaneous spatial fractal pattern formation,” National Photonics Conference, PHOTON 04, Glasgow, UK, Sept. 5-9, 2004.

Xueyuan Hou, Jungang Huang, Yufei Li et al., “Space phase matching and self-frequency-doubling laser in Nd:GdCOB crystal,” Optics & Laser Technology 35, 471 (2003).

Jungang Huang, Xueyuan Hou, Yufei Li et al., “Self-frequency-doubling laser from 1331.0nm to 665.5nm in Nd:GdCOB crystal,” Chinese Journal of Lasers B 10, 406 (2001).

Xueyuan Hou, Jungang Huang, Yufei Li et al., “Pulsed laser performance of Nd:GdCOB and Cr:Nd:GdCOB crystals,” Jiguang Jishu/Laser Technology 26, 350 (2002).

Yufei Li, Biao Zhang, Jungang Huang et al., “Self-frequency-doubling property of Nd:GdCOB at 1331.0nm,” Jiguang Jishu/Laser Technology 26, 450 (2002).

Yufei Li, Biao Zhang, Yuming Sun, Xueyuan Hou, Enquan Liu and Jungang Huang, “Design of laser diode driver for multifunctional LD treatment apparatus,” Yingyong Jiguang/Applied Laser 22, 419 (2002) (Chinese).

Xueyuan Hou, Jungang Huang, Yufei Li et al., “Two rods series connection A.Q-switch Nd:YAG laser,” Yingyong Jiguang/Applied Laser 21, 369 (2001) (Chinese).

Xueyuan Hou, Yuming Sun, Yufei Li, Jungang Huang et al. “Multifunctional semiconductor laser diagnostic and therapeutic instrument,” International Medical Devices 7(10), 26 (2001) (Chinese).

Jungang Huang, Fei Sun, “Image data compression by using CP neural network,” (Bachelor thesis) Selection of Excellent Graduation Thesis, Shandong University, 1999 (Chinese).

Memberships

IOP, EOS, CMI, SPIE, IAENG. Newport & District Materials Society

Research

Current funding as PI

April 2015- Oct 2017, A 30-month Knowledge Transfer project (£138K) funded by the Technology Strategy Board to develop high accuracy measurement light curtain products for 1D and 2D measurements

Nov 2015-May 2016, A 6- month commercial project (£78K) funded by Alcolizer Technology (Australia) to develop an Evidential IR Breath Analyzer for alcohol.

Recent funding as PI

July 2015- August 2015, A commercial project (£5K) funded by Alcolizer Technology (Australia) to theoretically investigate the feasibility of develop an Evidential IR Breath Analyzer for alcohol.

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