Prof. Chao Zuo


Prof. Chao Zuo, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China ( SPIE / Optica / IOP Fellow)

Dr. Chao Zuo is a professor in optical engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST), China. He leads the Smart Computational Imaging Laboratory (SCILab: at the School of Electronic and Optical Engineering, NJUST, and is also the founder and director of the Smart Computational Imaging Research Institute of NJUST. He has long been engaged in the development of novel Computational Optical Imaging and Measurement technologies, with a focus on Phase Measuring Imaging Metrology. He has published more than  200 peer-reviewed articles with over 13,000 citations. These researches have been featured on journal cover (including Light, Optica, LPR, PhotoniX, AP, etc.) over 30 times. He currently serves as an Associate Editor of PhotoniX, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Frontiers in Photonics, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, and Advanced Devices & Instrumentation. He is a Fellow of SPIE | Optica | IOP, and listed as a Clarivate Highly Cited Researcher. 
Research interests: computational optical imaging and optical information processing techniques, non-interference quantitative phase microscopy, high-speed structured light projection 3D imaging, and computational photoelectric imaging detection.