Professor Jo Shien Ng
Professor of Semiconductor Devices
email : email@example.com
tel: +44 (0) 114 222 5173
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-1064-0410
- BEng in Electronic Engineering, 1st class, 1999, The University Of Sheffield.
- PhD in Electronic Engineering, 2003, The University Of Sheffield.
Current Appointments in the University
- Royal Society Research Fellow from Oct. 2006
- Senior Lecturer Elect from 2011.
At The University Of Sheffield
- Research Associate in EEE, 2003 - 2006.
Leadership, Management & Administration
|EEE Athena SWAN Champion (2012-present)||Co-leader of the EEE Athena SWAN team.
Submitted Athena SWAN award application in 2013. Oversee implementation of action plan. Leading next award application.
|EEE Women Adviser||Female Student Contact Person for all EEE female students (since 2006).
Support person for all EEE female junior researchers and academics (since 2014).
|Member of the FoE Equality & Diversity Committee (since 2014)||EEE representative.|
|Member of the Gender Equality Committee (since 2014)||A sub-group of the University's Equality and Diversity Board.|
|Member of Parents@TUOS (part of Women@TUOS) (2011-2015)||Organised quarterly informal support sessions open to all staff and students. Topics of interest to staff and student who are or about to become parents are covered.
Parent-to-Parent buddy scheme to support anyone preparing for, or returning from, parental leaves.
Professional & External Standing
|Assessors of proposals||Member of the Royal Society Newton International Fellowship assessment panel (2013-2018).
Member of the Royal Society International Exchanges assessment panel (2008-2012).
|Reviewer for journals||Review manuscripts submitted for publication in journals, such as IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Optics Express and Journal of Modern Optics.|
|Conferences||Member of IEEE Photonics Conference subcommittee for Photodetectors, Sensors, Systems and Imaging (2015 - present).
Organiser of Rank Prize Fund mini-symposium on Single Photon Detectors (12th - 15th Jan 2009).
|Industrial collaboration or knowledge transfer||BAE Systems, UK (2015).
Hisilicon, China (2015 – present).
IS Instruments, UK (2015 – present).
Lasertel, USA (2013 - 2014).
Centronics, UK (2009 - 2012).
|Outreach/pubic engagement||Member of judging panel of the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books (2015).
Project “Leading the way: Increasing diversity in scientific workforce”, carried out by Royal Society and British Library. Audio and video interviews for non-expert audience in 2014.
Research & Publications
Research income since Oct 2006 is £3.9 million, made up of Principal Investigator (£1.6 million) and Co-investigator (£ 2.3 million approportioned).
|Dates||Sponsor||Grant Title||PI/ co-I|
|Jul 15 - Apr 16||Commercial||AlInP detectors||PI|
|Jul 15 - Jun 16||Commercial||Avalanche photodiodes||Co-I|
|Jul 15 - Jun 18||STFC||Linear geiger mode detector technology for time resolved spectral measurements||PI|
|Mar 15 - Feb 17||Royal Society||High-performance photodetectors for mid-infrared light detection||PI|
|Jan 15 - Jun 18||EU H2020||PROMIS (Postgraduate Research on Dilute Metamorphic Nanostructures and Metamaterials in Semiconductor Photonics)||Co-I|
|Jan 15 - Jun 15||European Space Agency||InAs APD development for NIR & SWIR applications (Extension)||PI|
|Apr 13 - Oct 16||EPSRC||Next generation avalanche photodiodes||Co-I|
|Apr 13 - Mar 16||Royal Society||Royal Society University Research Fellowship||PI|
|Sept 12 - Aug 15||EPSRC||InAsNSb dilute nitride materials for mid-infrared devices & applications||Co-I|
|Dates||Sponsor||Grant Title||PI/ co-I|
|Jun 14 - Oct 14||Commercial||InGaAs/InAlAs APDs||PI|
|Jan 13 - Dec 14||European Space Agency||InAs APD development for NIR & SWIR applications||Co-I|
|Dec 12 - Jun 13||Commercial||InGaAs/InAlAs APDs||PI|
|Apr 12 - Sept 12||MoD CDE||Narrow band APDs for underwater communications||Co-I|
|Mar 11 - Feb 13||EPSRC||High performance X-ray detectors with sub-100eV energy resolution||PI|
|Oct 10 - Sept 13||EPSRC||Novel InAs avalanche photodiodes for photon counting applications||Co-I|
|Dec 09 - Nov 12||STFC (PIPSS)||Knowledge exchange in AlGaAs X-ray detectors||PI|
|Apr 09 - Apr 10||EMRS DTC||Detector for Infrared Algorithmic Spectrometer||Co-I|
|Oct 08 - Sept 11||TSB||Extended Temperature OptoElectronics II (ETOE II)||Co-I|
|May 08 - Jul 11||EU FP7||Materials for avalanche receiver for ultimate sensitivity (MARISE)||PI|
|May 08 - Jul 10||EPSRC||New high-performance avalanche photodiodes based on the unique properties of dilute nitrides||Co-I|
|Nov 07 - Oct 08||MoD CoI||Detectors for UV non line-of-sight communication||Co-I|
|Nov 07 - Oct 08||MoD CoI||2 Band Quantum Dot Infrared Photodiodes for Mid- and Long-Wave Infrared Scene Sensing||Co-I|
|Oct 07 - Sept 09||DSTL & STFC||Avalanche photodiode array detector for eye-safe 3D imaging||PI|
|Apr 07 - Mar 10||EMRS DTC||Infrared photodiodes based on Type-II Superlattices||Co-I|
|Oct 06 - Mar 13||Royal Society||Royal Society University Research Fellowship||PI|
|May 06 - Sept 09||European Space Agency||Near infrared detectors for LIDAR||Co-I|
|Apr 06 - Mar 09||EMRS DTC||Co-I|
|Oct 05 - Dec 05||EMRS DTC||Novel low voltage InAs avalanche photodiodes for affordable 2D IR detectors||Co-I|
|Apr 04 - Sept 06||EU FP6||Secure Communications based on Quantum Cryptography||Co-I|
|Apr 03 - Mar 05||EMRS DTC||High sensitivity avalanche photodiodes for imaging and rangefinding||Co-I|
|Simon Dimler||14th Sept 15 - present||STFC “Geiger mode detector”|
|Lucas Pinel||1st Sept 15 - present||Marie Curie PROMIS|
|Peter Vines||Mar 11 - Jan 12||EPSRC “High performance X-ray detectors”|
|Nasser Babazadeh||Dec 09 – Dec 11||STFC “AlGaAs x-ray detectors”|
|Yu Ling Goh||Sept 08 – Jul 11||EU MARISE|
|Matthew Steer||Feb 08 - Aug 08||STFC “Avalanche photodiode array”|
PhD and MPhil Students
|Vladimir Shulyak||PhD||2015 - present||Primary|
|Jonathan Petticrew||PhD||2015 - present||Primary|
|Lucas Pinel||PhD||2015 - present||Primary|
|Manuel A Guerroro Moreno||MPhil||2013 - present||Secondary|
|Xiao Meng||PhD||2011 - present||Primary|
|Graham R Goldberg||MPhil||2010 - 2014||Primary|
|A Rahman B Mohmad||PhD||2009 - 2013||Primary|
|Siok Lan Ong||PhD||2009 - 2013||Primary|
|Daniel S G Ong||PhD||2007 - 2011||Primary|
|Simon J Dimler||PhD||2004 - present||Secondary|
|Lionel J J Tan||PhD||2004 - 2008||Secondary|