Zhigang Chen

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Zhigang Chen received his Ph.D. in physics from Bryn Mawr College in 1995. He was a postdoctoral research associate and then a senior research staff member at Princeton University. He has been on the faculty in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at San Francisco State University since 1998.


Light Bends Itself into an Arc

Mathematical solutions to Maxwell’s equations suggest that it is possible for shape-preserving optical beams to bend along a circular path. Read More »