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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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.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,” to be published in IEEETransactions on Antennas and Propagation.

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

3. Baosheng Wang, Yifei Sun, Chenzhe Li, andXiong Wang, “Time-efficient thermoacoustic imaging with high resolution for a large sample: A simulation study,” accepted by International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019.

4. Zhansong Lin andXiong Wang, “Detecting microwave orbital angular momentum by single-sensor imaging: A computational feasibility study,” accepted by International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019.

5. Dajun Zhang, Beng Chen, Zhongling Ba, Juncheng Cao, andXiong Wang, “Generation of broadband quasi-Bessel beams in sub-THz regime and applications in imaging,” accepted by International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology ICMMT 2019.  

6. Dajun Zhang, Beng Chen, Zhongling Ba, Shuo Ni, Juncheng Cao, andXiong Wang, “Generation of broadband THz Airy beams applying 3D printing technique,” accepted by 13th European Conference on Antennas and PropagationEuCAP 2019.

7. Zhongling Ba andXiong Wang, “A transmission metasurface for generating high-efficiency broadband millimeter wave OAM beams,” accepted by 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation EuCAP 2019.

8. Jianian Li andXiong Wang, “Comparison of two small circularly polarized antennas for focused microwave hyperthermia,” accepted by 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation EuCAP 2019.

9. Fan Bi, Zhongling Ba, andXiong Wang, “Metasurface-based broadband orbital angular momentum generator in millimeter wave region,”Optics Expresses, vol. 26, no. 20, pp. 25693−25705, Sep. 2018.

10. 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, Aug. 2018.

11. Lifan Xu, Baosheng Wang andXiong WangFabrication of thermoacoustic monitoring system for microwave hyperthermia, 2018 IEEE AP-S Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, Boston, MA, July 8-13, 2018.

12. Baosheng Wang, Zhongling Ba, Yifei Sun, Lifan Xu, andXiong Wang3D thermoacoustic imaging based on compressive sensing, 2018 International Workshop on Antenna Technology (iWAT), Nanjing, China, Mar. 4-7, 2018.

13. 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. 33693378, Sep. 2017.

14. 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. 14051412, Feb. 2017.

15. 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. 143104-1143104-5, Apr. 2016.

16. 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. 14891501, May 2015.

17. 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.

18. 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.

19. 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, Apr. 2015.

20.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, Jun. 2−7, 2013.

21.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, Nov. 2012.

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

23. 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, Jul. 2012.