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Jiming Bao
Dr. Jiming Bao, Fellow APS, Fellow OSA
Office Location N318 Engineering Building 1
Phone 713-743-4456
Fax 713-743-4444
Email jbao [at]
BS Physics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
MS Physics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Ph.D. in Applied Physics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Awards & Honors
Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA), 2018
NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2012
Fellow of American Physical Society (APS), 2019
Research Interests

Photoacoustic laser streaming; Graphene; 2D materials; Solar water-splitting; CO2 reduction; Solar ammonia generation; Organic-inorganic perovskites; Opto-fluidics; Semiconductor nanowire optoelectronics; Silicon photonics and metallic nanostructures for plasmonics; Fiber optic sensors; Plasmonic biosensors.

Selected Publications

E. Smythe, M. Dickey, Jiming Bao, G. Whitesides and Federico Capasso, “Optical Antenna Arrays on a Fiber Facet for In Situ Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Detection”, Nano Letters, 9, 1132 (2009).

N. Yu, A. Belyanin, Jiming Bao, F. Capasso, “Controlled modification of Erbium lifetime by near-field coupling to metallic films”, New Journal of Physics, 11, 15003 (2009).

M. Zimmler, Jiming Bao, F. Capasso, S. Müller and C. Ronning, "Laser Action in Nanowires: Observation of the Transition from Amplified Spontaneous Emission to Laser Oscillation", App. Phys. Lett. 93, 51101 (2008).

B. Wiley, D. Lipomi, Jiming Bao, F. Capasso, G. Whitesides, "Fabrication of Surface Plasmon Resonators by Nanoskiving Single-Crystalline Gold Microplate"s, Nano Letters, ASAP, Web Release Date: 23-Aug-2008.

Jiming Bao, D. Bell, F. Capasso, T. Mårtensson, J. B. Wagner, J. Trägårdh and L. Samuelson, "Optical Properties of Rotationally Twinned InP Nanowire Heterostructures", Nano Letters, 8, 836 (2008).

Jiming Bao, N. Yu, F. Capasso, M. Troccoli, T. Mates and A. Belyanin. "Controlled Modification of Erbium Lifetime in Silicon Dioxide with Metallic Overlayers", App. Phys. Lett. 91, 131103 (2007).

M. A. Zimmler, Jiming Bao, I. Shalish, W. Yi, V. Narayanamurti and F. Capasso. "A two-colour Heterojunction Unipolar Nanowire Light-emitting Diode by Tunnel Injection",Nanotechnology 18, 395201 (2007).

Q. Xu, Jiming Bao, R. M. Rioux, R. Perez-Castillejos, F. Capasso and G. M. Whitesides. "Optical Properties of Large-area Metallic Nanostructures Fabricated by Nanoskiving", Nano Lett. 7, 2800 (2007).

M. A. Zimmler, Jiming Bao, I. Shalish, W. Yi, J. Yoon, V. Narayanamurti and F. Capasso. "Electroluminescence from Single Nanowires by Tunnel Injection: an Experimental Study", Nanotechnology18, 235205 (2007).

Jiming Bao, M. Tabbal, T. Kim, S. Charnvanichborikarn, J. S. Williams, M. J. Aziz and F. Capasso. "Point Defect Engineered Si Sub-bandgap Light-emitting Diode", Opt. Exp. 15, 6727 (2007).

Jiming Bao, M.A. Zimmler, F. Capasso, X. Wang and Z.F. Ren. "Broadband ZnO Single-Nanowire Light-Emitting Diode", Nano Lett. 6, 1719 (2006).

Q. Xu, Jiming Bao, F. Capasso and G. M. Whitesides. "Surface Plasmon Resonances of Free-Standing Gold Nanowires Fabricated by Nanoskiving", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 45, 3631, (2006).

C. J. Barrelet, Jiming Bao, M. Loncar, H-G Park, F. Capasso and C. M. Lieber. "Hybrid Single-Nanowire Photonic Crystal and Microresonator Structure", Nano Lett. 6, 11 (2006).

J. K. Wahlstrand, P. Jacobs, Jiming Bao, R. Merlin, K. W. West and L. N. Pfeiffer. "Impulsive Excitation of Cyclotron Oscillations in a Two-dimensional Electron Gas", Solid State Comm., 135, 574 (2005).

Jiming Bao, A. V. Bragas, J. K Furdyna and R. Merlin. "Control of Spin Dynamics with Laser Pulses: Generation of Entangled States of Donor-bound Electrons in a Cd1-xMnxTe Quantum Well", Phys. Rev. B, 71, 45314 (2005).

Jiming Bao, L. N. Pfeiffer, K. W. West and R. Merlin. "Ultrafast Dynamic Control of Spin and Charge Density Oscillations in a GaAs Quantum Well", Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 236601 (2004).

Jiming Bao, A. V. Bragas, J. K. Furdyna and R. Merlin. "Optically Induced Multispin Entanglement in a Semiconductor Quantum Well", Nature Mater. 2, 175 (2003).