Xuhao Wu is a Ph.D. student at the Integrated Photonics Laboratory under the supervision of Prof. Yating Wan at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). He received his B.E degree in Optoelectronic Information Science and Engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology and M.S. degree in Photonics from Ghent University. After graduation from Ghent University, Xuhao joined a spin-off company of IMEC, Luceda Photonics, and worked as an application and PDK development engineer. During his time there, Xuhao honed his programming skills and provided exceptional customer support, assisting over 50 individuals with their design projects. Additionally, he conducted training sessions, including two workshops with 100 attendees each, and delivered lectures at universities, including Shanghai Jiaotong University and Zhejiang University. Xuhao's contributions also include building IPKISS PDK for various foundries on the SOI/SiN/SiON platform.


Education profile

M.S. in Photonics, joint-degree of Ghent University (UGent) and Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), 2018-2020.

B.E in Optoelectronic Information Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), 2014-2018.


Research interests

Xuhao’s research interests are in applications of integrated photonics for optical computing, LiDAR, and optical communication.