People

Principle Investigator

Dr. Xufeng Zhang

Dr. Xufeng Zhang

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: xu.zhang (at) northeastern.edu
Tel: (617) 373-5624
Office: 750C EXP

Dr. Xufeng Zhang received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Yale University in 2016. After graduation, he joined Argonne National Laboratory as the Nikola Tesla Named Postdoctoral Fellow, and later as an Assistant Scientist from 2018 to 2021.  Dr. Zhang also held a joint appointment at the Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering at University of Chicago and is a member of the Center for Novel Pathways to Quantum Coherence in Materials for Energy. He has a diverse research interest in device physics and applications, with a main focus on experimental study of spin wave dynamics and magnonic devices hybridized with microwave/photonics/mechanics for coherent and quantum information processing. He has co-authored on more than 50 peer-reviewed journal articles, including Nature, Physical Review Letters, Nature Communications, Science Advances,  Nano Letters, Optica, etc., and has lead and participated in multiple grants from DOE (BES, 1x co-lead; ANL LDRD, 1x lead, 2x co-PI), DARPA (MTO, 1x lead), NSF (2x co-PI), etc. He is on the advisory board for multiple journals including IEEE Transactions on Quantum Engineering and Materials Today Electronics.

Graduate Students

Amin Pishehvar

Amin Pishehvar

PhD student

pishehvar.a (at) northeastern.edu

Yu Jiang

Yu Jiang

PhD student

jiang.yu4 (at) northeastern.edu

Zixin Yan

Zixin Yan

PhD student

yan.zix (at) northeastern.edu

Undergraduate Students

Evangelos Barous

Evangelos Barous

Electrical and Computer Engineering

barous.e@northeastern.edu

Augustine Nguyen

Augustine Nguyen

Electrical Engineering

nguyen.au@northeastern.edu

Sofia Kolobaev

Sofia Kolobaev

Electrical Engineering and Physics

kolobaev.s@northeastern.edu

Ayushi Shirke

Ayushi Shirke

Data Science/Physics

2023/01 – 2023-05