Qiaoqiang Gan


Qiaoqiang Gan.

Qiaoqiang Gan


Qiaoqiang Gan


Specialty/Research Focus

Nano-optics and nanoplasmonics for optoelectronics and energy; biosensing and environmental sensing

Contact Information

230 L Davis Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-1152


Biography Publications Teaching Research


Dr. Qiaoqiang Gan joined in the Department of Electrical Engineering in 2011. He received his Bachelor's degree from Fudan University, China in 2003, his Master's degree in 2006 in the Institute of Semiconductors at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and his PhD degree from Lehigh University in 2010. 

His current research interests include optoelectronic, nanophotonics, plasmonics for energy, environmental and bio-photonics


  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, 2010
  • MS, Electrical Engineering, Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2006
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, Fudan University, 2003 

Awards and Honors

  • 2019 SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship & Creative Activities
  • 2017 Senior Researcher of the Year, School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • 2016 University at Buffalo Exceptional Scholar Award - Young Investigator
  • 2015 Early Career Research Achievement Award of School of Engineering and Applied Science