Professor of Electrical Engineering

B.S., Physics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Ph.D., Physics, California Institue of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Member of Technical Staff, Rockwell Science Center, Thousand Oaks, CA
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering, University of Califronia, Santa Cruz, CA

Claire Gu's research interests include fiber optics, holographic data storage, liquid crystal displays, nonlinear optics, and optical information processing; with a current emphasis on fiber sensors using SERS (surface enhanced Raman scattering). She has published more than 200 journal and conference papers in these areas. In addition, she has co-authored a text/reference book on "Optics of Liquid Crystal Displays" (2nd edition published in early 2010), and co-edited two technical books on photorefractive nonlinear optics and applications. She received a National Science Foundation Young Investigator Award in 1993. From 2000 to 2006, she served as a Topical Editor of Optics Letters. She is a fellow of SPIE (The International Society of Optical Engineering) and OSA (Optical Society of America).




Last updated 9/4/2011