Contact Information
  Location (Office) E12-1041
  (Lab) N23-G003
  Phone   (853)8822-4124
  Fax   (853)8822-2454
  E-mail   billyng
  Curriculum Vitae

 

 

  Education
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2013
M.Phil. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong , 2007
B.S. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong , 2004

 

  Positions
2016 – present Assistant Professor, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, University of Macau
2014 – 2015 Principal Engineer, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Taiwan.

 

  Research
Research Interests

    • Monolithic Integration of optoelectronics (e.g. Laser, detectors) with Silicon based technology
    • Piezoelectric and Materials properties of Nano-structures
    • Advanced materials characterization with electron microscopy

   Research Group

 

  Teaching
   Ph.D. Courses

  • APME 822    Transmission Electron Microscopy

   Undergraduate Courses

  • GEST 017     Mysteries of the Universe
  • GEST 018     Modern Physics and Society

 

  Representative Publications
  1. K Li*, K. W. Ng*, T. T. D. Tran, H. Sun, F. Lu, C. J. Chang-Hasnain “Wurtzite-phased InP micropillars grown on silicon with low surface recombination velocity,” Nano Letters 15 (11), 7189-7198 (2015) (Authors with * are co-first authors).
  2. W. Yang, S. A. Gerke, K. W. Ng, Y. Rao, C. Chase, C. J. Chang-Hasnain, “Laser Optomechanics,” Accepted by Scientific Reports.
  3. W. S. Ko, T. T. D. Tran, I. Bhattacharya, K. W. Ng, H. Sun, C. J. Chang-Hasnain “Illumination angle insensitive single indium phosphide tapered nanopillar solar cell,” Nano Lett, 15 (8), pp 4961-4967 (2015).
  4. B. Shi, Q. Li, Y. Wan, K. W. Ng, X. Zou, C. W. Tang, K. M. Lau “InAlGaAs/InAlAs MQWs on Si Substrate,” Photonics Tech L, IEEE 27 (7), 748-751 (2015)
  5. Q. Li, K. W. Ng, K. M. Lau “Growing antiphase-domain-free GaAs thin films out of highly ordered planar nanowire arrays on exact (001) silicon,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 106 (7), 072105 (2015).

 

  Awards & Honors
2013 UC Berkeley Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award
2012 Best Poster Award (Honorable Mention), International Nano-Optoelectronic Workshop (iNOW), Berkeley & Palo Alto, 2012
2010 Best Poster Award (3rd place), International Nano-Optoelectronic Workshop (iNOW), Beijing & ChangChun
 2005 Sumida and Ichiro Yawata Foundation Scholarship

 

  Professional Activities