Lin Zhang received his B.S. and M.S. degrees with honors from Tsinghua University, China, in 2001 and 2004, respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree from University of Southern California, USA, in 2011. Then, he worked as a post-doc researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. Since 2015, he is a professor at Tianjin University in China. His research interests include integrated photonics, on-chip nonlinear optics, micro-resonator devices and system applications, and photonic crystal fibers. He has published over 260 peer-reviewed journal articles and conference papers, including 30 invited papers, and 2 book chapters. He has 7 patents issued. His H-index is 32.
He is a senior member of the Optical Society of America (OSA) and a member of the IEEE Photonics Society and the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE). Prof. Zhang has served in Foundation Grant Review Committee of OSA, Technical Program Committee of CLEO – Pacific Rim, and as a topical editor of Chinese Optics Letters.
For JLT he is handling submissions on the following topics:
- Integrated waveguides and optical fibers
- Mid-infrared photonics
- Nonlinear photonics
- Space-division multiplexing technology