徐世祥 Shih-Hsiang Hsu photo
University of Maryland, Baltimore
EE 813-4

Office Hours 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM on Friday or Through E-mail Appointments
Telephone 886-227376399/227333141ext7932
FAX 886-2-27376424
Laboratory Silicon Photonics & Sensing (SPS)
Major Field (1) Silicon Photonics [LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging), Coherent Optical Communication] (2) Photonic Sensor [Biomedical Sensing, Fiber Sensor, OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography)] (3) Semiconductor Processing for Silicon and InP based Photonic Component
Course Sensing Technology and Application in Photonics and Optics, Photonics Engineering, Photonics Applications and Practice, Electromagnetics in Optoelectronics, Optoelectronic Integrated Circuits, Optoelectronics Devices, Optoelectronics Applications, El

2016/8 ~ Now Professor of the Department of Electronic Engineering in NTUST
2010/8 ~ 2016/7 Associate Professor of the Department of Electronic Engineering in NTUST
2006/8 ~ 2010/7 Assistant Professor of the Department of Electronic Engineering in NTUST
2005/10 ~ 2006/7 Senior Optoelectronic Engineer (Sabeus Incorporated in California, U.S.A.)
2002/7 ~ 2005/10 Director for SOI Technology (APIC Corporation in California, U.S.A.)
2000/7 ~ 2002/7 Senior Design Engineer (Kotura Incorporated in California, U.S.A.)
1998/7 ~ 2000/7 Research and Development Scientist (Corning Incorporated in New York, U.S.A.)

2011 Outstanding NTUST Guidance Counselor Award
2011 Outstanding NTUST Teaching Award

Research Achievement
  [1]   B. Y. B. Widhianto, Y.-T. Lu, W.-C. Chang, and S. H. Hsu*, "Broadband coupler manipulation through particle swarm optimization for arrayed waveguide grating based optical coherence tomography," IEEE Photonics Journal, 13(1), p. 6600613, 2021.
  [2]   R.-A. Zhang, T.-S. Lin, W.-T. Liu, S. H. Hsu*, and C.-C. Chang*, "Grating lobe-free beam steering through optical phase array using phase-compensated two index-mismatched silicon wires-based emitters," Applied Sciences, 10, 1225, 2020.
  [3]   Y.-T. Lu, B. Y. B. Widhianto, S. H. Hsu*, and C.-C. Chang*, "Tandem Mach Zehnder directional coupler design and simulation on silicon platform for optical coherence tomography applications," Sensors, 20, 1054, 2020.
  [4]   S. H. Hsu, K.-W. Chuang, C.-S. Chen, C.-Y. Lin, and C.-C. Chang, "Two interrogated FBG spectral linewidth for strain sensing through correlation," Sensors, 17(12), 2837, 2017.
  [5]   S. H. Hsu, C.-Y. Lin, C.-T. Tuan, and C.-C. Chang, “MicroRNA biosensing through spectral interferometry-based surface plasmon resonance using telecommunication wavelength,” Electronics Letters, 52(13), pp. 1096-1098, 2016. [SCI]
  [6]   S. H. Hsu, J.-H. Lin, D.-Z. Tsai, H.-S. Tsai, Z.-H. Jian, and H.-F. Liu, “MicroRNA biosensing using telecommunication wavelength-interrogated waveguide-coupled surface plasmon resonance,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 16(9), p. 2890-2891, 2016. [SCI]
  [7]   S. H. Hsu, S.-C. Hung, Y.-K. Chen and Z.-H. Jian, "Surface plasmon resonator using high sensitive resonance telecommunication wavelengths for DNA sensors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with thiol-modified probes," Sensors, 15, pp. 331-340, 2015. [SCI]
  [8]   S. H. Hsu, Y. Chung, C.-M. Wang, and Y.-C. Yang, "Extinction Ratio and Wavelength Flatness for Imbalanced Mach-Zehnder Interferometer in Silicon-on-Insulator," Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 56(12), pp. 2950-2952, 2014. [SCI]
  [9]   S. H. Hsu, Y.-Y. Lin, S.-H. Lu, I-F. Tsai, Y.-T. Lu, H.-T. Ho,"Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA detection using surface plasmon resonance modulated by telecommunication wavelength," Sensors, 14, pp. 458-467, 2014. [SCI]
  [10]   S. H. Hsu, Y.-C. Yang, Y.-H. Su, S.-M. Wang, S.-A. Huang, C.-Y. Lin, "Biosensing using microring resonator interferogram," Sensors, 14, pp. 1184-1194, 2014. [SCI]
  [11]   S. H. Hsu, Y.-C. Yang, C.-Y. Tsou,C.-T. Yang, S.-M. Wang, and Y.-S. Lai, "Microwave phase shifter with 25-GHz dense wavelength division multiplexing channel spacing tuning using multimode interferometer-coupled microring resonator," Optical Engineering, 52(10), p.100501, 2013. [SCI]
  [12]   C.-Y. Tsou, S. H. Hsu, C.-M. Wang, and S.-C. Tseng, "12.5-Gb/s highly flexible 180 degrees polymer waveguide on optical and electronic printed circuit board," Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 55(9), pp. 1999-2003, 2013. [SCI]
  [13]   S. H. Hsu, C.-Y. Tsou, M.-S. Hsieh, and C.-Y. Lin, “Low-coherence interferometric fiber sensor with improved resolution using stepper motor assisted optical ruler,” Optical Fiber Technology, 19, pp. 223-226, 2013. [SCI]
  [14]   S. H. Hsu, "SOI modal dispersion using Mach-Zehnder interferometer for mode-division multiplexing," Electronics Letters, 48(14), pp. 864-866, 2012. [SCI]
  [15]   S. H. Hsu and H.-Z. You, "30-ps Impulse Response Monolithically Waveguide Coupled Photodetector for High-speed Performance Monitoring Applications", Optics Communictions, 284(2), pp. 590-593, 2011. [SCI]
  [16]   S. H. Hsu, "Reflectively Coupled Waveguide Photodetector for High Speed Optical Interconnection", Review Paper in Sensors, 10(12), pp. 10863-10875, 2010. [SCI]
  [17]   S. H. Hsu, Y. J. Chen, and H. Z. You, "10 GHz High-Speed Optical Interconnection", Electronics Letters, 46(2), pp. 149-150, 2010. [SCI, EI]
  [18]   S. H. Hsu, Y. J. Chen, and H. Z. You, “Waveguide Coupled Photodiode Using Reflector and Metal Coplanar Waveguide for Optical Triplexing Applications”, Optics Express, 18(9), pp. 9303-9313, 2010. [SCI, EI]
  [19]   S. H. Hsu, "Optical Waveguide Tap with Low Polarization Dependence and Flattened Wavelength Using Mach-Zehnder Directional Coupler", Applied Optics, 49(13), pp. 2434-2440, 2010. [SCI, EI]
  [20]   S. H. Hsu, “Signal Power Tapped with Low Polarization Dependence and Insensitive Wavelength on SOI Platforms”, Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 27(5), pp. 941-947, 2010. [SCI, EI]
  [21]   S. H. Hsu, “Polarization Dependent Loss Compensation on Silicon-wire Waveguide Tap by Complex Refractive Index of Metals”, Optics Letters, 34(12), pp. 1798-1800, 2009. [SCI, EI]
  [22]   S. H. Hsu and Y.-L. Tsai, “Tapping Signal Power on 12 um-Thick SOI Optical Waveguide for Performance Monitoring”, Electronics Letters, 45(3), pp. 161-163, 2009. [SCI, EI]
  [23]   S. H. Hsu, “A 5-um-thick SOI Waveguide with Low Birefringence and Low Roughness and Optical Interconnection using High Numerical Aperture Fiber”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 20(12), pp. 1003-1005, 2008. [SCI, EI]
  [24]   S. H. Hsu, and J. Chan, “Photonic Bus with Loop Signal Routing and Multi-Channel Wavelength Selection on a Single Silicon-on-Insulator Platform”, Optics Letters, 31(14), pp. 2142 – 2144, 2006. [SCI, EI]
  [25]   S. H. Hsu, O. King, F. G. Johnson, J. V. Hryniewicz, Y. J. Chen, and D. R. Stone, “InGaAs p-i-n Detector Array Integrated with AlGaAs/GaAs Grating Demultiplexer by Total Internal Reflector”, Electronics Letters, 35(15), pp. 1248 – 1249, 1999. [SCI, EI]
  [26]   J. V. Hryniewicz, Y. J. Chen, S. H. Hsu, C. H. Lee, and G. A. Porkolab, “Ultra-high Vacuum Chemically Assisted Ion Beam System with a Three Grid Ion Source”, Journal Vacuum Science Technology A, 15(3), May/Jun, pp. 616 – 621, 1997. [SCI]
  [27]   S. H. Hsu, F. G. Johnson, S. A. Tabatabaei, S. Agarwala, J. V. Hryniewicz, F. J. Towner, Y. J. Chen, and D.R. Stone, “InGaAs/InP p-i-n Photodiode Arrays on AlGaAs/GaAs Waveguide Films by Solid Source Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, Electronics Letters, 33(13), pp. 1171 – 1173, 1997. [SCI, EI]
  [28]   G. A. Porkolab, S. H. Hsu, et al., “Etch-mask of pyrolytic -photoresist thin-film for self-aligned fabrication of smooth and deep faceted three-dimensional microstructures”, Journal Vacuum Science Technology B, 14(6), pp. 3650 – 3653, 1996. [SCI]
  [1]   Yi-Ting Lu, Benedictus Yohanes Bagus Widhianto, Shih-Hsiang Hsu*, "Tandem Mach-Zehnder based directional coupler to enhance signal-to-noise ratio of optical coherence tomography,” CLEO, p. AM1I.6, San Jose, California, USA, 2020.
  [2]   Che-Hao You, Yuan-Chun Hsu, Ding-Siang Hong, Meng-Syuan Jian, Shih-Hsiang Hsu*, "Surface plasma resonance biosensing through high coherence laser source,” CLEO, p. ATh3K.6, San Jose, California, USA, 2020.
  [3]   S. H. Hsu*, Y.-H. Tseng, C.-T. Lin, and H.-S. Chen, “Optical splitter with wavelength insensitive power and phase through phase compensated Mach-Zehnder directional coupler,” OECC, p. ME2-5, Fukuoka, Japan, June, 2019.
  [4]   S. H. Hsu*, F.-C. Chien, and C.-Y. Hsu, “Microring resonator biosensor sensitivity enhancement through ring-down interferograms,” CLEO, p. JTh2A.97, San Jose, California, USA, May, 2019.
  [5]   S. H. Hsu*, H.-Y. Hsu, C.-H. Chen, and M.-S. Jian, "Surface plasmon resonator biosensor spatial phase sensitivity enhancement through optical fiber low coherence interferometry," CLEO, p. JW2A.176, San Jose, California, USA, May, 2018.
  [6]   S. H. Hsu, W.-D. Lin, and Y.-C. Chung, "Phase Effect on Silicon-wire based Broadband Directional Coupler using Mach-Zehnder Structure for CWDM Applications," MOC, Tokyo, Japan, p. P-67, Nov. 19-22, 2017.
  [7]   S. H. Hsu, K.-W. Chuang, and C.-S. Chen, "Two FBG Spectral Convolution for Strain Sensing," CLEO/Pacific Rim, p. T07_1049/27F2-2, Aug. 24-28, 2015
  [8]   S. H. Hsu, K.-W. Chuang, and C.-S. Chen, "Phase Characteristics of Broadband Mach-Zehnder Directional Coupler with Quasi-Decoupled Hybrid Plasmon," CLEO/Pacific Rim, p. T10_1041/25I1-4, Aug. 24-28, 2015.
  [9]   S. H. Hsu, Y.-C. Yang, and Y.-H. Su, "Silicon wire refractive index characterization using microring resonator effective length from interferograms," CLEO, p. SM2H.2 , San Jose, California, USA, 2014. [EI]
  [10]   S. H. Hsu and Y.-C. Yang, "Fiber strain sensor using spectral linewidth of FBG reflection through optical filter," CLEO, p. JTh2A.8, San Jose, California, USA, 2014. [EI]
  [11]   S. H. Hsu, J.-C. Hsu, and S.-C. Chen, "Interferometric fiber strain sensor using fiber Bragg grating based optical ruler," CLEO, p. JW2A.72, San Jose, California, USA, 2013. [EI]
  [12]   S. H. Hsu et al., "Microwave phase shifter with 25-GHz DWDM channel spacing tuning on MMI coupled microring resonator," Asia-Pacific Microwave Photonics Conference, p. A11_1017, Gwangju, Korea, 2013. [EI]
  [13]   S. H. Hsu et al., "SOI DQPSK demodulator using Mach-Zehnder directional coupler," Asia-Pacific Microwave Photonics Conference, p. A02_1013, Gwangju, Korea, 2013. [EI]
  [14]   S. H. Hsu, "Fiber sensor and siliconwire biosensor using interferometry technology", Invited talk in International Conference on Photonics, Penang, Malaysia, Oct. 1-3, 2012. [EI]
  [15]   C.-Y. Tsou, J.-C. Hsu, S.-C. Tseng, and S. H. Hsu, "Fiber-optic interferometry strain sensor with optical ruler assisted stepper motor", OECC, p. SC3_1070, Busan, Korea, 2012. [EI]
  [16]   S. H. Hsu and S.-C. Tseng, "SOI modal dispersion for on-chip mode-division multiplexing", CLEO, p. JW4A.8, San Jose, California, USA, 2012. [EI]
  [17]   S. H. Hsu, "High extinction ratio and broad band DQPSK demodulation on silicon-on-insulator platform", accepted to be presented in IEEE International Topical Meetings on Microwave Photonics (MWP), Singapore, 2011. [EI]
  [18]   T.-J. Lu, S.-C. Tseng, and S. H. Hsu, "Stress-induced modal dispersion on SOI", OECC, p. 7E2_5, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2011. [EI]
  [19]   S. H. Hsu, S.-C. Tseng, and H.-Z. You, “Birefringence Characterization on SOI Waveguide using Optical Low Coherence Interferometry”, 7th International Conference on Group IV Photonics, Beijing, China, p. P2-9, September, 2010. [EI]
  [20]   S. H. Hsu, "Polarization Dependent Loss Study on Silicon-wire Waveguide Tap for Optical Performance Monitoring", OFC/NFOEC, P. JWA13, 2009. [EI]
  [21]   S. H. Hsu, “Tapping signal power with low polarization dependence by 12-um-thick SOI waveguides”, CLEO/Pacific Rim Conference, p. WG1-5, Shanghai, China, 2009. [EI]
  [22]   S. H. Hsu, "Wavelength-Insensitive Tap Waveguide Usiang Mach-Zehnder Structures on Silicon-on-insulator Platform", OFC/NFOEC, p. JWA36, 2008. [EI]
  [23]   S. H. Hsu, "Silicon-on-insulaor Waveguide with Low Birefringence and Smooth Lithography Roughness for a Simple Optical Interconnection", WFOPC2007, P. W4B-3, December 5-7, 2007. [EI]
  [24]   S. H. Hsu, “Low Polarization Dependent Loss for Waveguide Tap Monitoring”, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2007, p. TuD4-1, Aug. 27-31, 2007. [EI]
  [25]   S. H. Hsu, “A Simple Optical Interconnection Integrated with Low Birefringence Silicon-on-insulator Waveguide”, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2007, p. FA1-3, Aug. 27-31, 2007. [EI]
  [26]   S. H. Hsu, “Improved Reflective Signal-to-Noise Ratio to Stabilize Laser Frequency using Pound-Drever-Hall Technique with Zerodur Etalon”, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2007, p. WP_47, Aug. 27-31, 2007. [EI]
  [27]   S. H. Hsu, “Low Birefringence Silicon-on-insulator Waveguide and Its Optical Interconnection using High Numerical Aperture Fiber”, OECC/IOOC, p. 336, 2007. [EI]
  [28]   S. H. Hsu, C. Panja, M. Lee, P. Dong, and J. Chan, “Photonic Bus with Multi-Channel Selection on a SOI Chip”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference in 2005, OFC/NFOEC, Anaheim, CA, p. OME35, 2005. [EI]
  [29]   S. H. Hsu, S. A. Tabatabaei, S. Agarwala, F. G. Johnson, J. V. Hryniewicz, P. Cho, Y. J. Chen, and D. R. Stone, “InGaAs/InP/AlGaAs/GaAs p-i-n photodetector array with low capacitance air-bridge coplanar waveguides and its monolithic WDM applications”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, San Jose, California, p. WM9, 1998. [EI]
  [30]   S. H. Hsu et al. “InGaAs p-i-n photodiodes on AlGaAs/GaAs waveguides and monolithic integration applications”, CLEO/QELS’97, Integration Devices and Optical Materials, p. CThX1, 1997. [EI]
  [31]   S. H. Hsu, F. G. Johnson, S. A. Tabatabaei, S. Agarwala, J. V. Hryniewicz, F. J. Towner, Y. J. Chen, and D. R. Stone, “InGaAs/InP p-i-n heterostructure photodiode arrays on AlGaAs/GaAs waveguide films by solid source molecular beam epitaxy”, International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors, San Diego, California, p. WF24, 1997. [EI]
  [32]   S. A. Tabatabaei, G. A. Porkolab, S. Agarwala, F. G. Johnson, S. A. Merritt, S. H. Hsu, and et al., “Processing of high-speed InGaAs diodes”, accepted by Materials Research Society, San Francisco, 1997. [EI]
  [33]   S. H. Hsu, J. V. Hryniewicz, M. Wu, Y. P. Ho, G. A. Porkolab, and Y.J. Chen, “External cavity laser array with monolithically integrated glass waveguide and Rowland circle grating for WDM applications”, LEOS Summer Topic Meetings, WDM Technology, p. MC2, 1996. [EI]
  [1]   S. H. Hsu and J.-C. Hsu, "Light Interference System," Republic of China I482952, May. 1, 2015.
  [2]   S. H. Hsu, "Application Method of Optical Filter Spectral Linewidth," Republic of China I467158, Jan. 1, 2015.
  [3]   S. H. Hsu, "Electro-optical modulator and a method for manufacturing the same," Republic of China I384311, Feb. 1, 2013.
  [4]   S. H. Hsu, "Electro-optical modulator and a method for manufacturing the same", United States Patent 7,526,146, issued on April 28, 2009.
  [5]   S. H. Hsu, D. Feng, C. C. Kung, X. Yin, and G. Coroy, ”United States Patent 6,885,795, “Waveguide tap monitor”, issued on April 26, 2005.

Research Achievement
Title Total Amount Conduct From Conduct Until Client
Mycobacterium Tuberculosis DNA Detection using Surface Plasmon Resonance Modulated by High-precision Telecommunication Wavelength 600,000 10301 10312 MMH/NTUST
Surface-Plasmon Interferometer Biophotonic Sensing using Silicon Wire Waveguide 570,000 10201 10212 MMH/NTUST
High Sensitive Silicon-wire Biophotonics Sensing using Cascaded Interferometry and Resonator Linewidth 500,000 10103 10202 TMU/NTUST
High-Throughput Module Processing Technology Development on Flexible Board 500,000 10102 10111 Compeq Manufacturing CO., LTD
Performance Monitoring for Chromatic Dispersion and Optical Power on a Single Silicon-on-insulator Platform 2,698,000 10008 10307 NSC
Silicon-wire-waveguide Biochip and Its Sensitive Phase Characteristics for Biomedical Sensing Technology 500,000 10001 10012 TMU/NTUST
Triplexer on Silicon-on-insulator Platform and DQPSK Delay Interferometer Receiver Technologies for FTTH Applications 690,000 9908 10010 NSC
Silicon Photonics from Commercial Applications in Low Birefringence to Highly Integrated Circuits in a Small Footprint 2,284,000 9708 9907 NSC
The Study for Highly Integrated Silicon Photonics on a Single Silicon-on-insulator Platform 716,000 9608 9707 NSC
Siliconizing Photonics for Optical Routing and Interconnection of Optical Communications 743,000 9601 9610 NSC

Academic Year Thesis Title Student
Academic Year Thesis Title Student
100 Interferometric Biosensor by Optical Ring Resonator Yu-Hou Su
100 Microwave Phase Study by SOI Optical Ring Resonator Chun-Ting Yang
100 The Design and Implementation of Si-based and Si-Ge based Light Emitting, Signal Driving, and Light Receiving Integrated Circuits Po-an Chen
100 The Design and Implementation of Si-based CMOS Light-Emitting and Light-Detection Integrated Circuits Yu-an Chen
100 Sensitivity Study for Interferometric Chromatic Dispersion Monitoring Yen-po Chen
100 Mach–Zehnder Directional Coupler Study Yu-wei CHANG
100 The Design of Directly Modulated Dual-Wavelength Fiber Ring Laser and its Application to Injection Locked FP-LD Kuo-sheng Shih
100 Fiber Strain Sensor Study and Research Rong-chen Hsu
100 A Study on the Burn-in Test of VCSEL and FP Laser Diodes Yu-chuan Hung
100 A Study on the Applications of Electroabsorption Modulator to Optoelectronic and Electrooptic Transformations Teng-Hui Chiu
100 study of Low-cost Automatic Injection-Locked control System for Fébry-Perot Laser Diode Chao-lei Lin
100 The Design and Implementation of Optical Communication and Optical Interconnection Integrated Circuits Po-hung Lin
99 Silicon Wire Study on Chromatic Dispersion and Group Birefringence 陸則仁
99 Mach-Zehnder Interferometer for Biosensor 陳玨宇
99 The Optical DPSK Demodulator Study 黃信誠
99 Microring Resonator for Biosensor 葉子豪
98 SubMicron Optical Modulator Study on Silicon Wire Waveguide 甘碩堯
98 Silicon Wire Interface Study 林奕良
98 Fabrication and Measurement on Low Loss Silicon Wire Waveguide 陳俊良
98 Birefringence and Dispersion of Silicon-on-insulator Waveguide using Optical Low-coherence Interferometry 曾聖傑
97 Silicon Wire Waveguide Study on Design and Process 劉凱文
97 Optical Power Splitter by Multimode Interference and Directional Coupler on a Single SOI Platform 蔡祐立
97 Optical Low Coherence Interferometry Study and Application 游輝智
96 The CMOS Compatible Process Development for Silicon Photonics Component Technology Fermi Huang
Academic Year Project Title Student
95 Variable Optical Attenuator on Silicon Waveguide's Applications Kai-Yuan Syue & Chern-Haur Yu
95 Design and Characterization for Silicon Waveguide G. Wu & Shu-Cheng Mai
95 Silicon Photonics Study Yen-Hsiang Huang & Jun-Liang Chen
Year Deeds
2010 指導黃浚銘(Chun-Min Huang)之碩士論文獲得德國LAP 出版社 (http://www.lap-publishing.com/)在學術研究論文領域的發表; ISBN 978-3-8383-0512- 7
2007 Poster Paper Award from Optics & Photonics Taiwan 2007