Dr. Shao is a Research Assistant Professor (Principal Investigator) in the Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has broad interest in the interaction between light and small scale structures. Currently he is working on projects in plasmonics, metal colloids, cleanroom fabrication, laser tweezing, optomechanics, and numerical techniques.
Dr. Shao is author of over 40 refereed publications (citation >2000, H index 25), has 2 issued patents, and has presented more than 15 conference presentations (including 7 invited talks). His publications have been highlighted by over 20 popular press articles published in media such as Nanotechweb.org, Materials Views, Science Daily, etc.