December 2013

Dr. Shen co-chaired one session in the 4th ASME Micro/Nanoscale Heat & Mass Transfer International Conference (MNHMT-13) in Hong Kong, China.


November 2013

Pengfei's paper entitled "Crystalline polyethylene nanofibers with the theoretical limit of Young's modulus" was published online in Advanced Materials.


September 2013

​Baoan's invited paper entitled "Near-field radiative heat transfer for Si based metamaterials" was published in Optics Communications.


August 2013

Dr. Shen delivered an invited talk in the Third EITA Young Investigator Conference (EITA-YIC 2013), Boston, MA.


May 2013

Dr. Shen has been awarded a highly competitive 2013 Young Faculty Award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). 


April 2013

Jiawei’s paper entitled “Tuning near field radiation by doped silicon” was accepted by Applied Physics Letters.


March 2013

Baoan’s paper entitled “Broadband near-field radiative thermal emitter/absorber based on hyperbolic metamaterials: Direct numerical simulation by Wiener-chaos expansion methods” was published in Physical Review B.


February 2013

Dr. Shen has received the National Science Foundation Early Career Development Award (CAREER), its most prestigious award for junior faculty.


September 2012

Dr. Shen's review paper entitled "Experimental studies of radiative heat transfer between bodies at small separations" was accepted by Annual Review of Heat Transfer.


June 2012

Our paper about nanoscale thermal radiation between metallic surfaces was published in Applied Physics Letters.


May 2012

Dr. Shen was invited to attend the 1st International Workshop on Nano-Micro Thermal Radiation (NanoRad2012) held in Miyaji, Japan, and give a talk: "Probing Nanoscale Radiative Heat Transfer by Atomic Force Microscopes".


March 2012

Dr. Shen co-chaired two sessions in the ASME 3rd Micro/Nanoscale Heat & Mass Transfer held in Atlanta.


February 2012

Dr. Shen was invited to give a talk in the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL).



December  2011

Dr. Shen was invited to attend the 7th US-Japan Seminar on Nanoscale Transport Phenomena held in Shima, Japan, and give a talk: "Probing Extraordinary Energy Transfer at the Nanoscale".


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December 2014

Francisco’s paper entitled “Extreme blueshift of surface plasmon resonance frequency in graphene nanodisk stacks” was accepted by Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer.


November 2014

Baoan’s paper entitled “Thermal plasmonic interconnects in graphene” was published in Physical Review B.


June 2014

Feifei's paper entitled "Infrared Wavefront Control Based on Graphene Metasurfaces" was published online in Advanced Optical Materials.

April 2015

Prof. Shen has been awarded prestigious DARPA Director's Fellowship.


January 2015

Jiawei's paper entitled "Near-Field Energy Extraction with Hyperbolic Metamaterials" was published in Nano Letters.


December 2016

Baoan's paper entitled '' Perfect thermal emission by nanoscale transmission line resonators" was published in Nano Letter.