Wu Lu, Ph.D

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
The Ohio State University
Office: 215 Caldwell Lab, 2024 Neil Ave Columbus, OH 43210

Wu received his Ph.D degree in physical electronics and optoelectronics from Southeast University, China, in 1994. Before he joined Ohio State, he was a Postdoctoral Research Engineer at Electronics and Telecommunication Research Institute (ETRI), Korea, from 1995 to 1996, a Research Fellow at Microelectronics Center, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 1996 to 1998, and a Research Associate at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), from 1998 to 2001. He has been a faculty member at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The Ohio State University since 2001. His current research interests include high frequency and high power nitride-based semiconductor devices, perovskite semiconductor devices, biosensors, nanobiotechnology, energy storage and thermal management of wide bandgap high power devices.

Current Students

Can Cao

Ph.D. Candidate

B.S. Material Science and Engineering , 2020
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
M.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering , 2022
The Ohio State University

Yibo Xu

Ph.D. Candidate
B.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering , 2019
Virginia Tech
M.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering , 2021
The Ohio State University


Co-advised Students




Group Alumni

Ph.D students

Jaesung (Jason) Lee, Miami University (FL)
Dongmin Liu, Intel
Junghui Song (MS/PhD), Samsung
Hyeongnam Kim (Ph.D/postdoc), Infenion
Michael Schuette (MS/PhD), Trquint Semiconductor,  then at AFRL, now at Wolfspeed
Xuejin Wen, Zerox Research
Hyun-Chul Jung (MS/PhD), Global Foundries
Yuji Wang, IBM, now at Skyworks
Ye shao, Toshiba America, now at Texas Instruments
Lingqian Chang (co-advised with Prof. L. James Lee), University of North Texas, now at Beihang University
Hao Yang (MS/PhD/Postdoc), Texas Instruments
Paul Bertani (PhD/Postdoc), AEP Ohio
Hao Xue (MS/PhD), Huawei Inc, now at Conseil national de recherches Canada
Sri Harsha Kodati, Planet Labs, (co-advised with Prof. Sanjay Krishna)
Junjie Pan, Applied Materials, (co-advised with Prof. L. James Lee)
Vishank Talesara (PhD), Western Digital
Junao Cheng (BS/PhD), Texas Instruments

MS students

Kun-Yeh Chiang,
Veysi Malkoc, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Xiangxiang Fang, Cisco
Ningjiao Zhang, Eschweiler & Potashnik LLC patent law firm
Xinhang Luo, Amazon
Scott Poehler, Federal Reserve Bank
Derrick Cobb, Honda America
Yingzhuo Chen (co-advised with Prof. Fang Luo), Tesla
Wei Liu

Postdocs and visiting scholars

Zhaojun Lin, Shandong University
Kang Li, Xidian University
K. Santhakumar, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India
Haidong Zhang, Carnegie Institute of Sciences
Jing Chen, Xian Jiaotong University