Yang Yue received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering and optics from Nankai University, China. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, USA. He is a Professor with the Institute of Modern Optics, Nankai University, China. Dr. Yue’s current research interests include intelligent photonics, optical communications and networking, optical interconnect, detection, imaging and display technology, integrated photonics, free-space and fiber optics. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed journal papers (including Science) and conference proceedings with >8,000 citations, four edited books, >50 issued or pending patents, >100 invited presentations.