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2024 Young Investigator Award Recipient Announced

Chia Wei (Wade) Hsu

Congratulations to Chia Wei (Wade) Hsu from the University of Southern California. He has been selected as the recipient of this year’s IEEE Photonics Society Young Investigator Award, recognized, “For seminal work on bound states in the continuum in optics and for breakthroughs in computational electromagnetics and imaging”.

Chia Wei (Wade) Hsu is an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Southern California. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University and was a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University. Wade’s interests span nanophotonics, wave propagation and imaging in scattering media, computational electromagnetics, inverse design, nonlinear laser dynamics, and non-Hermitian photonics. He was the recipient of the American Physical Society LeRoy Apker Award, National Science Foundation CAREER Award, Sony Faculty Innovation Award, Charles Lee Powell Faculty Research Award, and PIERS Young Scientist Award.