Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Luo Yu
Associate Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Deputy Director, Centre for OptoElectronics and Biophotonics (COEB), School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
Dr Yu Luo is an associate professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He received his Ph.D in Physics from Imperial College London in 2012 and joined NTU as an assistant professor in 2015, where he was promoted to an associate professor in 2021. Prof. Luo’s research interests focus on the design of metamaterials and plasmonics from fundamental aspects to various practical applications. His recent work has results in a number of high-impact journal publications in Science, Nature Physics, PNAS and PRL and has been highlighted by many scientific magazines and public media, including Nature Photonics, Nature Physics, Physics World,, BBC News, Guardian, etc.

Metamaterials for microwave and optical applications Transformation optics and invisibility Nonlocal and quantuenm effects in mesoscopic plasmonic systems Nonlinear phenomenon in active metamaterials Openings We currently have openings for PhD students and research fellow (postdoc).

  • IDMxS - Visiting and Travel
  • Institute for Digital Molecular Analytics and Science (IDMxS)
  • Mass-Producible Mid-IR Metasurfaces for Wide-field Super-resolution Hyperspectral Imaging
  • Nanoantenna Spatial Light Modulators for Next-Gen Display Technologies (NSLM)
  • Workscope 3 - Compact-dimension Nonlocal Metaphotonics with Geometric Quantum Effects (Main programme: Geometric Interface Optics: A Synthetic Platform for High-capacity & Low-dimensional Metaphotonics)