Associate Professor

Phone: +86-13667187589

Email: qzsun@mail.hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: Fibre sensors, Micro/nano fibre devices, fibre laser, sensor network

Dr Sun Qizhen is the Associate Professor of Optoeletronics at School of Optical and Electronic Information (SOEI) in Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), and also the Director of Research Division of the Internet of Things Access in National Engineering Laboratory of Next Generation Internet Access System (NEL-NGIAS), China. Her research spans optical fibre photonics, sensors and lasers. She is widely published in the leading scholarly journals in optical field including Optics Express, Optics Letters, Journal of Lightwave Technology, invited to giving talks on international conferences and workshops, and owing 7 patents. She has already established strong background in the area of smart optical fibre sensing and information processing technologies.Since 2009, she has been serving as the programme & technical committee member and chair for several international conferences and symposium. She is also the reviewer of National Natural Science Foundation. She teaches the courses on Fibre Optics, Special Fibre and Device Technologies,Optical Waveguide Theories, Fibre Sensor Technologies, etc and was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Award for Young Scholars . Recipient of the Geneva International Invention Exhibition Award, Excellent Scientific Payoffs Award, Distinguished Young Scholar Award in HUST, Academic Awards for New Researchers in HUST, she is also the Adjunct Professor at Zhengzhou University in China.

 

Academic Degrees

Ph.D in Electronic Science and Technology, 2008, College of Optoelectronic Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan,China; 
Visiting Student in Fiber Sensor Technology, 2007, Network Technology Research Center (NTRC), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore;
B.S. in Optical Information Science and Technology, 2003, College of Optoelectronic Science and Engineering, HUzhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan,China.

Professional Experience

Research Fellow, At Aston Institute of Photonics Technologies (AIPT), Aston University, UK (2014.04-present);
Associate Professor, At School of Optical and Electronic Information (SOEI) & National Engineering Laboratory of Next Generation Internet Access System (NEL-NGIAS), Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China (2011.11-present);
Visiting Scholar, At Aston Institute of Photonics Technologies (AIPT), Aston University, UK (2012.04-2013.03);
Technical Consultant, At State Key Laboratory of Optical Fibre and Cable Manufacture Technology, Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Company Ltd (YOFC), Wuhan, China (2010.11-2011.10);
Lecturer, At College of Optoelectronic Science and Engineering & National Engineering Laboratory of Next Generation Internet Access System (NEL-NGIAS) , Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan,China (2008.07-2010.10).

Selected Publications

1. He Wang, Qizhen Sun*, Xiaolei Li, et al. Improved location algorithm for multiple intrusions in distributed Sagnac fiber sensing system. Optics Express, 22(7): 7587-7597, 2014 (IF: 3.749)
2. Jianghai Wo, Qizhen Sun*, He Wang, et al. Noninvasive respiration movement sensor based on DBR fiber laser with beat frequency interrogation. Journal of Biomedical Optics, 19(1): 017003, 2014 (IF: 3.144)
3. Yi Dai, Qizhen Sun*, Sisi Tan, et al. Highly sensitive liquid-level sensor based on dual-wavelength double-ring fiber laser assisted by beat frequency interrogation. Jianghai Wo, Meng Jiang, Qizhen Sun*, et al. Twist sensor based on axial strain insensitive distributeOptics Express, 20(25): 27367-27376, 2012. (IF: 3.749)
4. Xiaolei Li, Qizhen Sun*, Duan Liu, et al. Simultaneous wavelength and frequency encoded microstructure based quasi-distributed temperature sensor. Optics Express, 20(11):12076-12084, 2012. (IF: 3.749)
5. Jianghai Wo, Guanghui Wang, Qizhen Sun*, et al. Refractive index sensor using microfiber based Mach-Zehnder interferometer. Optics Letters, 37(1): 67-69, 2012. (IF: 3.299)
6. Jiejun Zhang, Qizhen Sun*, Ruibing Liang, et al. Microfiber Fabry-Perot Interferometer Fabricated by Taper-drawing Technique and Its Application as a Radio Frequency Interrogated Refractive Index Sensor. Optics Letters, 37(15):2925-2927, 2012. (IF: 3.299)
7. Jiejun Zhang, Qizhen Sun*,Ruibing Liang, et al. Microfiber Fabry-Perot Interferometer for Dual-parameter Sensing. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 31(10): 1608-1615, 2013. (IF: 2.598)
8. Xiaolei Li, Qizhen Sun*, Jianghai Wo, et al. Hybrid TDM/WDM Based Fiber-optic Sensor Network for Perimeter Intrusion Detection. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 30(8): 1113-1120, 2012. (IF: 2.598)
9. WeihuaJia, Qizhen Sun*, Xiaohui Sun, et al. Wideband Microfiber Fabry-Perot Filter and Its Application to Multiwavelength Fiber Ring Laser. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 26(10): 961- 964, 2014. (IF: 2.353)
10. Qizhen Sun, Deming Liu*, Li Xia, Jian Wang, Hairong Liu, and Perry Ping Shum. Experimental Demonstration of Multi-Point Temperature Warning Sensor Using a Multi-channel Matched Fiber Bragg Grating. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 20(11): 933-935, 2008. (IF: 2.353)
11. JianghaiWo, Qizhen Sun*, Xiaolei Li, et al. Biconical taper assisted fiber interferometer with modes coupling enhancement for high sensitive curvature measurement. Appl. Phys. B: Lasers and Optics, July, 14:1-8, 2013. (IF: 2.239)
12. Qizhen Sun*, Jian Wang, Weijun Tong, et al. Channel- switchable single-/dual-wavelength single-longitudinal-mode laser and THz beat frequency generation up to 3.6 THz. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 106(2): 373-377, 2012. (IF: 2.239)
13. Qizhen Sun*, Deming Liu, et al. Multi-point abnormal-temperature warning sensor system with different thresholds. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 96(4): 833-841, 2009. (IF: 2.239)
14. Zhilin Xu, Qizhen Sun*, Jianghai Wo, et al. Volume strain sensor based on spectra analysis of in-fiber modal interferometer. IEEE Sensors Journal, 13(6), 2139-2145, 2013. (IF: 1.728)
15. Manliang Zhang, Qizhen Sun*, et al. A large capacity sensing network with identical weak fiber Bragg gratings multiplexing. Optics Communications, 285(13): 3082-3087, 2012. (IF: 1.552)
16. Ruibing Liang, Qizhen Sun*, and Deming Liu. Investigation on micro/nanofiber Bragg grating for refractive index sensing. Optics Communications, 285(6):1128-1133, 2012. (IF: 1.552)
17. Qizhen Sun, Deming Liu*, Jian Wang and Hairong Liu. Distributed fiber-optic vibration sensor using a ring Mach-Zehnder interferometer. Optics Communications, 281(6): 1538-1544, 2008. (IF: 1.552)
18. Yi Dai, Sisi Tan, Qizhen Sun*, et al. Simultaneous measurement for liquid level and refractive index based on all-fiber modal interferometer. Journal of Modern Optics, 60(6): 496-502, 2013.(IF: 1.163)
19. Jiejun Zhang, Qizhen Sun*, Jianghai Wo, et al. High Sensitivity Sensor Based on Mode Number EncodedMulti-Longitudinal-Mode Fiber Laser. Chinese Optics Letters, 11(2), 020605, 2013. (IF: 0.968)
20. Yi Dai, Qizhen Sun*, et al. Highly sensitive liquid-level sensor based on weak uniform fiber Bragg grating with narrow-bandwidth. Optics Engineering, 51(4): 044401,2012.(IF: 0.959)
21. Qizhen Sun*, Jian Wang, and Deming Liu. Optical generation of microwave signal using FBG-based double-ring fiber laser assisted by saturable absorber. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 53(11): 2478-2481, 2011.(IF: 0.682) 
22. Qizhen Sun*, Xiaolei Li, Manliang Zhang, et al. High Capacity Fiber Optic Sensor Networks Using Hybrid Multiplexing Techniques and Their Applications. International Conference on Optical Instruments and Technology(OIT), Proc. of SPIE, 9044:90440L1-10, 2013.(Invited Paper)
23. Qizhen Sun*, Jianghai Wo, et al. High sensitive refractive index sensor based on micro/nano fiber. International Conference on Advanced Infocom Technology(ICAIT), 2011. (Invited Talk)
24. Deming Liu and Qizhen Sun*. Fibre-optic internet of things (FIOTs). 23rd Annual Meeting of the IEEE Photonics Society, 266-277, 2010.(Invited Talk)

Selected Cases

Adjunct Professor at Zhengzhou University, China;
Reviewer of Natural Science Foundation of China; 
Director of Research Division of the Internet of Things Access in NGIAS
OSA member /IEEE member;
Chair of The International Symposium on Fiber Sensing Technologies and Their Applications, at The Chinese International Optoelectronic Conference (CIOEC), 2014;
Session chair and Technical Committee Member of International Conference on Advanced Infocomm Technology (ICAIT),2011 ;
Program Committee Member of International Photonics and Opto-Electronics Meetings (POEM) ,2009;
Reviewer for over 20 international Journals including Optics Letters, Optics Express, Journal of Lightwave Technology, IEEE Photonic Technology Letter, Applied Physics B: Lasers, IEEE Sensors, Optical Fiber Technology, Optical and Quantum Electronics,Optics Communications, Optics Engineering, etc.

Awards and Honors

Silver Award of Geneva International Invention Exhibition, 2013;
Distinguished Young Scholar of Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), 2012
Gold Award of Geneva International Invention Exhibition, 2011;
Excellent Supervisor of Students' Science and Technology Innovation Program in HUST, 2011;
The third Prize of Technology Award on Electronic Information of Chinese Institute of Electronics, 2010;
Top 10 of Academic Awards for New Researchers in HUST, 2010;
Outstanding Teaching Award for Young Scholars in HUST, 2010;
Award for Excellent Teaching Quality in HUST, 2010;
Supervisor of Excellent thesis for bachelor's degree of Hubei Province, 2011/2010/2009;
Award for Excellent Scientific Payoffs in Hubei Province, 2009
Important Achievements of Optical Field in China awarded by 《Laser & Optoelectronics Progress》, 2008;
Chief lecturing Teacher of National Excellent Course “Fibre Optics”, 2008-present;
Top 10 of Academic Awards for Graduate Students of HUST, 2007;
Award for Excellent Scientific Payoffs in Hubei Province, 2005

 

Courses Taught

Fibre Optics;

Optical Waveguide Theories;

Special Fibre and Device Technologies;

Optical Fibre Application Technologies;

Progress in Optic-electronic Technologies;

Sensor Principles, Technologies and Applications.

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