Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Prof. Wenjie Wan
Graduate Student
Graduation Year: 
2010
Thesis Title: 
Optical hydrodynamics: A shock wave perspective
Advisor: 
Jason W. Fleischer
Current Employer: 
University of Michigan-SJTU Joint Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University,China

Wenjie Wan received the B.E. from the Hong Kong University of  Science and Technology in 2004 and Ph.D from at Princeton University in 2010, both in Electrical Engineering. After one year postdoctoral training at Yale University, he joint UM-JI as Assistant Professor and jointly appointed by Department of Physics , SJTU.  Dr. Wan’s publications include Science, Nature Physics, Nature Photonics and Physical Review Letters. He is the recipient of the 2009 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad. In 2011, he is awarded “1000 people’s plan (youth)” by Chinese Government.