Xiong Wang, Assistant Professor

Xiong Wang, Assistant Professor

Tel:   (021) 20685264
Email: wangxiong@@shanghaitech.edu.cn
Office: Room 1D-301B, SIST Building
Major: EE
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Education: Ph.D., The University of Arizona, USA

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Hybrid electromagnetic-acoustic imaging (thermoacoustic imaging and photoacoustic imaging)

  • Electromagnetic and acoustic metasurfaces and metamaterials

  • Millimeter-wave and terahertz imaging

  • Cancer detection and therapy, biomedical detection, medical instruments

  • Imaging algorithms, compressive sensing


BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Xiong Wang has received the Ph.D. degree from The University of Arizona,Tucson, USA, in 2014 and a master degree from Clemson University, Clemson, USA,in 2009, both in Electrical Engineering. He will join the School of InformationScience and Technology, ShanghaiTech University, China, as an AssistantProfessor, PI from June 2015. He received the IEEE Antennas and Propagation SocietyDoctoral Research Award 2012-2013. His research interests include: thermoacousticimaging for breast cancer detection, microwave hyperthermia for breast cancertreatment, compressive sensing, electromagnetic interaction with human andbiological tissues, antenna design for wireless communications, etc.


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  1. Baosheng Wang, Yifei Sun, Zhicheng Wang, and Xiong Wang*, “Three-dimensional microwave-induced thermoacoustic imaging based on compressive sensing using an analytically constructed dictionary,” IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, in press.

  2. Lifan Xu and Xiong Wang*, “Focused microwave breast hyperthermia monitored by thermoacoustic imaging: A computational feasibility study applying realistic breast phantoms,” IEEE Journal of Electromagnetics, RF, and Microwaves in Medicine and Biology, in press.

  3. Rensheng Xie†, Guohua Zhai†, Xiong Wang†, Dajun Zhang, Liming Si, Hualiang Zhang, and Jun Ding, “High-efficiency ultrathin dual-wavelength Pancharatnam-Berry metasurfaces with complete independent phase control,” Advanced Optical Materials, 1900594, 2019. (†co-first author)

  4. Xiong Wang, Tao Qin, Yexian Qin, Ahmed H. Abdelrahman, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Microwave-induced thermoacoustic imaging for embedded explosives detection in high-water content medium”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 67, no. 7, pp. 4803−4810, Jul. 2019.

  5. Dajun Zhang, Baosheng Wang, and Xiong Wang*, “Enhanced and modulated microwave-induced thermoacoustic imaging by ferromagnetic resonance,” Applied Physics Express, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 077001-1−077001-5, Jun. 2019.

  6. Zhi Chen, Guande Wang and Xiong Wang, “A kinetic model for unsaturated optical stopping in amorphous arsenic sulfide thin-film waveguides”, to be published in IEEE Photonics Journal.

  7. Baosheng Wang, Yifei Sun, Chenzhe Li and Xiong Wang, “Time-efficient thermoacoustic imaging with high resolution for a large sample: A simulation study”, in Proceedings of International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019. (Best Student Paper Award)

  8. Zhansong Lin and Xiong Wang, “Detecting microwave orbital angular momentum by single-sensor imaging: A computational feasibility study (invited paper)”, in Proceedings of International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019.

  9. Dajun Zhang, Beng Chen, Zhongling Ba, Juncheng Cao and Xiong Wang, “Generation of broadband quasi-Bessel beams in sub-THz regime and applications in imaging”, in Proceedings of International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019. (Best Student Paper Finalist)

  10. Jianian Li, Lifan Xu, and Xiong Wang*, “A computational study on number of elements in antenna array for focused microwave breast hyperthermia,” 2019 IEEE International Microwave Biomedical Conference (IMBioC), Nanjing, China, May 6−8, 2019. (Best Student Paper Finalist)

  11. Fan Bi, Zhongling Ba and Xiong Wang, “Meta surface-based broadband orbital angular momentum generator in millimeter wave region”, Optics Expresses, vol. 26, no. 20, pp. 25693−25705, September 2018.

  12. Jitao Zhang, Mingguang Tuo, Min Liang, Xiong Wang and Hao Xin, “Contribution assessment of antenna structures and in-gap photocurrent in terahertz radiation of photoconductive antenna”, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 124, no. 5, pp. 053107-1−053107-9, August 2018.

  13. Lifan Xu and Xiong Wang*, “Thermoacoustic monitoring technique for microwave hyperthermia (invited paper),” 2018 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS), Toyama, Japan, Aug. 1−4, 2018.

  14. Lifan Xu and Xiong Wang*, “A novel microwave power deposition monitoring method by thermoacoustic imaging (invited paper),” 2018 Cross Strait Quad-Regional Radio Science and Wireless Technology Conference, Xuzhou, China, Jul. 21−24, 2018.

  15. Dajun Zhang and Xiong Wang*, “Feasibility study of applying ferromagnetic contrast agents in thermoacoustic imaging,” 2018 IEEE International Microwave Biomedical Conference (IMBioC), Philadelphia, PA, Jun. 14−15, 2018. (Best Student Paper Finalist)

  16. Xiong Wang, Tao Qin, Yexian Qin, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Microwave-induced Thermoacoustic Communications”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 65, no. 9, pp. 3369−3378, September 2017.

  17. Zhi Chen, Guande Wang, Xiong Wang and Quanzhong Zhao, “Moving toward optoelectronic logic circuits for visible light: a chalcogenide glass single-mode single-polarization optical waveguide switch”, Applied Optics, vol. 56, no. 5, pp. 1405−1412, February 2017.

  18. Xiong Wang, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Thermoacoustic and photoacoustic characterization of few-layer graphene by pulsed excitations”, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 108, no. 14, pp. 143104-1−143104-5, April 2016.

  19. Xiong Wang, Tao Qin, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Computational feasibility study of contrast-enhanced thermoacoustic imaging for breast cancer detection using realistic numerical breast phantoms”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 63, no. 5, pp. 1489−1501, May 2015.

  20. Tao Qin, Xiong Wang, Yexian Qin, Pier Ingram, Guobin Wan, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Experimental validation of a numerical model for thermoacoustic imaging applications”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 14, pp. 1235−1238, 2015.

  21. Tao Qin, Xiong Wang, Yexian Qin, Guobin Wan, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Quality improvement of thermoacoustic imaging based on compressive sensing”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 14, pp. 1200−1203, 2015.

  22. Daniel R. Bauer, Xiong Wang, Jeff L. Vollin, Hao Xin and Russell S. Witte, “Broadband spectroscopic thermoacoustic characterization of single walled carbon nanotubes”, Journal of Spectroscopy, vol. 2015, April 2015.

  23. Xiong Wang, Daniel R. Bauer, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “A hybrid microwave / acoustic communication scheme - thermoacoustic communication”, 2013 IEEE International Microwave Symposium, Seattle, WA, June 2−7, 2013.

  24. Xiong Wang, Daniel R. Bauer, Jeff L. Vollin, David G. Manzi, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Impact of microwave pulses on thermoacoustic imaging applications”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 11, pp. 1634−1637, November 2012.

  25. Xiong Wang, Daniel R. Bauer, Russell S. Witte and Hao Xin, “Microwave-induced thermoacoustic imaging model for potential breast cancer detection”, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 59, no. 10, pp. 2782−2791, October 2012.

  26. Daniel R. Bauer, Xiong Wang, Jeff L. Vollin, Hao Xin and Russell S. Witte, “Spectroscopic thermoacoustic imaging of water and fat composition”, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 101, no. 3, pp. 033705-1−033705-4, July 2012.