Dr. Han ZHANG
Email: zhan0174@e.ntu.edu.sg; zhanghanchn@hotmail.com
Site: https://sites.google.com/site/photonicszhanghan/Home  Personal
Information

· Date
of Birth : 25^{th} December, 1984
· Place
of Birth : Wuhan, China
· Nationality
: Chinese

Research
Interests

· Graphene photonics: nonlinear Kerr effect; saturable absorption; graphene for ultrafast laser photonics; graphene optoelectronics · First observation of dark soliton, brightdark vector solitons, darkdark vector solitons and domain wall solitons in high power fiber lasers · First observation of nonlinear optical Kerr effect in graphene. · Pulse propagation in active media, dissipative solitons, GinzburgLandautype equations, selfsimiar pulse

Education

Ph.D (20062010) School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering,Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 20072010.
· Major: Photonics
· Thesis: Vector Soliton Fiber Lasers
· Supervisor: Professor TANG Dingyuan
· GPA: 5.0 out of 5.0 Bachelor of Science (20022006)
Department of Physics, Wuhan University.
· Major: Material Physics
· Superviser: Professor Chunxu PAN
· GPA: 3.5 out of 4 (Ranked 1^{st }) 
Awards & Honors

· “The most activer reviewer” of Optical Society of American (OSA)
· “Outstanding Ph. D Abroad, 2011” awarded by Chinese Government

Executive Activities

· “Outstanding Ph. D Abroad, 2011” awarded by Chinese Government

Publications

Journal Paper:Selected publications:
Han Zhang,
Stéphane Virally, Qiaoliang Bao, Loh Kian Ping, Serge Massar, Nicolas
Godbout, and Pascal Kockaert, "Zscan measurement of the nonlinear
refractive index of graphene," Optics Letters ,37, 18561858 (2012). [PDF] Qiaoliang Bao, Han Zhang, Bing Wang, Zhenhua Ni, Candy Haley Yi Xuan Lim, Ding Yuan Tang, Kian Ping Loh, "Broadband Graphene Polarizer," Nature Photonics, 411–415 (2011).[FULLTEX PDF] Dingyuan Tang, Han Zhang, Luming Zhao and Xuan Wu, "Observation of highorder polarizationlocked vector solitons in a fiber laser," Physical Review Letters, 101, 153904 (2008).[FULLTEX PDF]  Qiaoliang Bao, Han Zhang,
Yu Wang, Zhenhua Ni, Yongli Yan, Ze Xiang Shen, Kian Ping Loh ,and Ding
Yuan Tang , “Atomic layer graphene as saturable absorber for ultrafast
pulsed lasers, ” Advanced Functional materials, 19, 3077–3083 (2009). [FULLTEX PDF]
Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, and Xuan Wu, "Dualwavelength domain wall solitons in a fiber ring laser," Optics Express,19, 35253530 (2011).[FULLTEX PDF] Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, and Randall Knize, “Vector dark domain wall solitons in a fiber ring laser,” Optics Express, 18, 4428 (2010).[FULLTEX PDF] Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, Qiaoliang Bao, and Kian Ping
Loh,“Graphene mode locked, wavelengthtunable, dissipative soliton fiber
laser,” Applied Physics Letters, 96, 111112 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF]  Han Zhang, Qiaoliang Bao, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, and Kianping Loh, “Large
energy soliton erbiumdoped fiber laser with a graphenepolymer composite mode
locker,”Applied Physics Letters, 95, 141103 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF]
Han Zhang,
Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao and Wu Xuan, “Dark pulse emission of a fiber
laser,’’ Physical Review A, 80, 045803 (2009). [FULLTEX PDF]
Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang, Luming Zhao, Qiaoliang Bao,and Kianping Loh,“Large
energy mode locking of an erbiumdoped fiber laser with atomic layer graphene,” Optics Express, 17,1763017635
(2009).[FULLTEX PDF] Han Zhang, Ding Yuan Tang,
Luming Zhao and Xuan Wu, “Observation of polarization domain wall solitons in
weakly birefringent cavity fiber lasers,” Physical Review B, 80, 052302
(2009). [FULLTEX PDF]  H. Zhang, D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao, X. Wu, “Multiwavelength dissipative soliton operation of an erbiumdoped fiber laser,” Optics Express, 17, 1269212697 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF]
H. Zhang, D. Y. Tang, L.
M. Zhao and N. Xiang, “Coherent
energy exchange between components of a vector soliton in fiber lasers,” Optics Express,
16, 1261812623 (2008).[FULLTEX PDF] H. Zhang,
D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao and H. Y. Tam, “Induced
solitons formed by cross polarization coupling in a birefringent cavity fiber
laser,” Optics Letters, 33, 23172319 (2008).[FULLTEX PDF] H. Zhang, D. Y. Tang, L.
M. Zhao, X. Wu and H. Y. Tam, “Dissipative vector solitons in a
dispersionmanaged cavity fiber laser with net positive cavity dispersion,” Optics Express,
17, 455460 (2009). [FULLTEX PDF]
Han Zhang, Dingyuan Tang,
Luming Zhao, Qiaoliang Bao, Kian Ping Loh, “Vector Dissipative Solitons in
Graphene Mode Locked Fiber Lasers,” Optics Communcations, 283,
33343338 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] H. Zhang,
D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao, Q. L. Bao, K. P. Loh, B. Lin, and S. C. Tjin,
“Compact graphene modelocked wavelengthtunable erbiumdoped fiber
lasers: from all anomalous dispersion to all normal dispersion,” Laser Physics Letters,DOI 10.1002/lapl.201010025 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] Qiaoliang Bao, Han Zhang,
Jiaxiang Yang, Shuai Wang, Ding Yuan Tang, Rajan Jose, Seeram
Ramakrishna, Chwee Teck Lim, and Kian Ping Loh, “GraphenePolymer
Nanofiber Membrane for Ultrafast Photonics,” Advanced Functional Materials, 20, 782791, (2010).[FULLTEX PDF] Qiaoliang Bao*, Han Zhang*,
Yu Wang, Lakshminarayana Polavarapu, Ding Yuan Tang, QingHua Xu, and
Kian Ping Loh, “Saturable Absorption of Monolayer Graphene and Its
Modelocked Laser,” Nano Research, DOI: 10.1007/s1227401000829, (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] Bo Lin, Han Zhang, et al., “InverseGaussianApodized Fiber Bragg Grating for Dual Wavelength Lasing,” Applied Optics, 49, 1373 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF]
Other publications: Bo Lin, Swee Chuan Tjin, Han Zhang,
et al., “DualWavelength SingleLongitudinalMode ErbiumDoped Fiber
Laser Based on InverseGaussian Apodized Fiber Bragg Grating and Its
Application in Microwave Generation,” Optical Fiber Technology, accepted, (2011). [FULLTEX PDF] Yu Zhang, Bo Lin, Swee Chuan Tjin, Han Zhang,
Guanghui Wang, Ping Shum,and Xinliang Zhang, “Refractive index sensing
based on higherorder mode reflection of a microfiber Bragg grating,” Optics Express, 18, 26345 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] Bo Lin, Swee Chuan Tjin, Han Zhang,
Dingyuan Tang, Jianzhong Hao, Bo Dong, and Sheng Liang, “Switchable
dualwavelength singlelongitudinalmode erbiumdoped fiber laser using
an inverseGaussian apodized fiber Bragg grating filter and a lowgain
semiconductor optical amplifier,” Applied Optics, 49, 68556860 (2010).[FULLTEX PDF] X. Wu, D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao and H. Zhang, “Modelocking of fiber lasers induced by residual polarization dependent loss of cavity components,” Laser Physics, 20, 19131917, (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang,
X. Wu, Qiaoliang Bao, and Kian Ping Loh, “Dissipative soliton operation
of an ytterbiumdoped fiber laser mode locked with atomic multilayer
graphene,” Optics Letters, 35, 36223624 (2010).[FULLTEX PDF] Luming Zhao, Dingyuan Tang, Xuan Wu, and Han Zhang, "Dissipative soliton generation in Ybfiber laser with an invisible intracavity bandpass filter," Optics Letters, 35, 27562758 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] Qiaoliang Bao, Han Zhang, Chunxu Pan. “Simulation for growth of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in electric field,” Computational Materials Science, 39 616626 (2007). [FULLTEX PDF] Qiaoliang Bao, Han Zhang, Chunxu Pan. “Electricfieldinduced microstructural transformation of carbon nanotubes”, Applied Physics Letters, 89 063124 (2006).[FULLTEX PDF] D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao, X. Wu, and H. Zhang, “Soliton modulation instability in fiber lasers,” Physical Review A, 80,013804 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF] X. Wu, D. Y. Tang, L. M. Zhao, and H. Zhang, “Effective cavity dispersion shift induced by nonlinearity in a fiber laser,” Physical Review A, 80, 013804 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, X. Wu, “Bunch of restless vector solitons in a fiber laser with SESAM,” Optics Express, 17, 81038108 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF] X. Wu, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, and L. M. Zhao, “Dissipative soliton resonance in an allnormaldispersion erbiumdoped fiber laser,” Optics Express, 17, 55805584 (2009). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, X. Wu, and N. Xiang, “Soliton trapping in fiber lasers,” Optics Express, 16, 95289533.(2008). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, X. Wu, “Polarization rotation locking of vector solitons in a fiber ring laser,” Optics Express, 16, 1005310058 (2008).[FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, T. H. Cheng, H. Y. Tam, and C. Lu, “Dynamics of gainguided solitons in an allnormaldispersion fiber laser,” Optics Letter, 32, 18061808 (2007). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, X. Wu, H. Zhang, H. Y. Tam, “Coexistence of polarizationlocked and polarizationrotating vector solitons in a fiber laser with SESAM,” Optics Letters, 34, 30593061 (2009).[FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, X. Wu, H. Zhang, C. Lu, and H. Y. Tam, “Observation of diptype sidebands in a soliton fiber laser,” Optics Communications, 283, 340343 (2010). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, H. Zhang, X. Wu, C. Lu and H. Y. Tam, “Perioddoubling of vector solitons in a ring fiber laser,” Optics Communications, 281, 56145617 (2008). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, X. Wu, H. Zhang, “Perioddoubling of gainguided solitons in fiber lasers of large net normal dispersion,” Optics Communications, 281, 35573560 (2008). [FULLTEX PDF] L. M. Zhao, D. Y. Tang, X. Wu, H. Zhang,
C. Lu and H. Y. Tam, “Dynamics of gainguided solitons in a
dispersionmanaged fiber laser with large normal cavity dispersion,” Optics Communications,281, 33243326 (2008).[FULLTEX PDF]


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