Dr. Hongsheng Chen is a full professor in the Electromagnetics Academy at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. He received the B.S. degree in 2000, and Ph.D. degree in 2005, from Zhejiang University, both in electrical engineering.
In 2005, he joined the faculty of Zhejiang University, China. From Feb. 2006 to Dec. 2008, he was a Visiting Scientist with the Research Laboratory of Electronics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA. In 2011, he was promoted as a full Professor at Zhejiang University. His current research interests are in the areas of metamaterials, antennas, invisibility cloaking, transformation optics, and theoretical and numerical methods of electromagnetics. He is the coauthor of more than 100 international refereed journal papers. His works have been highlighted by many scientific magazines and public media, including Nature, Scientific American, MIT Technology Review, The Guardian, Physorg, and so on. He serves as a regular reviewer of many international journals on electromagnetics, physics, optics, and electrical engineering. He serves on the Topical Editor of Journal of Optics, the Editorial Board of the Nature's Scientific Reports, Progress in Electromagnetics Research, and Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications.
Dr. Chen was a recipient of National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award in China (2008), the Zhejiang Provincial Outstanding Youth Foundation (2008), the National Youth Top-notch Talent Support Program in China (2012), the New Century Excellent Talents in University of China (2012), and the National Science Foundation for Excellent Young Scholars of China (2013). His research work on cloak was selected in Science Development Report as one of the representative achievements of Chinese Scientists in 2007.
metamaterials, antennas, invisibility cloaking, transformation optics, and theoretical and numerical methods of electromagnetics