News & Events



2018 2017​ 2016 ​2015​ 2014​ 2013 2012​​​


  • In November 2018, CDPT PIs - Prof. Nikolay Zheludev, Prof. Zexiang Shen and Prof. Hongjin Fan were named three of the Highly Cited Researchers 2018​ by Clarivate Analytics for their exceptional research performance, demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science.​

  • In October 2018, Prof. Nikolay Zheludev has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society for his seminal contributions and international leadership in nanophotonics and metamaterials.​

  • In October 2018, Prof. Cesare Soci has been elected a 2019 OSA Fellow Member for his significant contributions to the advancement of optics and photonics.

  • In August 2018, Prof. Nikolay Zheludev has been awarded the Nanyang Research Award - the highest recognition to individuals or teams who have made outstanding contributions in extending the frontiers of knowledge​.

  • Prof. Nikolay Zheludev has been elected Fellow of The Royal Society in May, for his work that has had a considerable impact on developing new concepts in which precise nanoscale structuring of matter enhance and radically change its optical properties.​

  • Prof. Weibo Gao was honoured with the MIT Technology Review Innovator under 35, Asia Pacific by the MIT Technology Review Magazine​ in January.
​ ​
  • Prof. Ranjan Singh was honoured with the SPMS Young Researcher Award 2017 in January.​