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Hossein Mosallaei

Professor,  Electrical and Computer Engineering

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  • 332 Dana Research Center
  • 617.373.7354

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Research Focus

Electromagnetics and optics, quantum systems, nanoscale materials and metamaterials, nanoantennas, THz-IR Devices, multiscale computation and mathematical-numerical models

About

Hossein Mosallaei is Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Northeastern University. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in June 2001. From 2002-2005 he was on the faculty of EECS Department at the University of Michigan as an Assistant Research Scientist. He joined Northeastern in 2005, and is the Director of Computational EM & Physics Laboratory. He leads research activities in the areas of Physics and Modeling of Metamaterials, Hybridized Materials, Microwave and Photonic Systems, Nanoscale Plasmonics, and Quantum/Molecular Phenomena.

Education

  • PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, 2001

Research Overview

Electromagnetics and optics, quantum systems, nanoscale materials and metamaterials, nanoantennas, THz-IR Devices, multiscale computation and mathematical-numerical models

Department Research Areas

Selected Publications

  • A. Forouzmand, H. Mosallaei, Dynamic Beam Control via Mie-Resonance Based Phase-Change Metasurface: A Theoretical Investigation, Optics Express, 26(14) 2018
  • A. Forouzmand, M.M. Salary, S. Inampudi, H. Mosallaei, A Tunable Multigate Indium-Tin-Oxide-Assisted All-Dielectric Metasurface, Advanced Optical Materials, 6(7), 2018, 1701275
  • S. Inampudi, J. Cheng, M.M. Salary, H. Mosallaei, Unidirectional Thermal Radiation from SiC metasurface, JOSA B, 35(1), 2018
  • M.M. Salary, S. Inampudi, H. Mosallaei, Characterization of Optomechanical Modes in Multilayer Stack of Graphene sheets, Journal of Materials Research, 2017
  • J. Cheng, D. Ansari, H. Mosallaei, Wave Manipulation with Designer Dielectric Metasurfaces, Optics Lett, 39(21), 2014, 6285-6288
  • S. Valleau, S.K. Saikin, D. Ansari O.B., M. Rostami, H. Mosallaei, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Electromagnetic Study of the Chlorosome Antenna Complex of Chlorobium-Tepidum, ACS Nano, 2014

Faculty

May 23, 2019

Mosallaei's Article Featured as Best of Advanced Optical Materials 2018

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s paper on “A Tunable Multigate Indium‐Tin‐Oxide‐Assisted All‐Dielectric Metasurface” is one of the featured articles in the Best of Advanced Optical Materials 2018.

Students

Mar 14, 2019

PhD Student Wins Honorable Paper Award in 2019 APS/URSI

ECE PhD student Mohammad Mahdi Salary from Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s group receives Honorable Student Paper Award in the 2019 IEEE AP-S/URSI Conference, held in Atlanta, GA. The work is on full-duplex NIR communications.

Faculty

Jan 04, 2019

Mosallaei to Work on Optical Links for Space

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei was awarded a $500K grant, in collaboration with California Institute of Technology, for “Optical Links for Space” from the NASA Innovative program.

Faculty

Dec 12, 2018

Mosallaei's APL Article Selected as Editor's Pick

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s article on “Neural Network Based Design of Metagratings” published in Applied Physics Letters was selected as Editor’s Pick.

Faculty

Oct 17, 2018

Mosallaei Awarded $600K AFOSR Grant

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei was awarded a $600K Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) grant for “On-Demand Controllable Photonic Processors and Networks.”

Faculty

May 10, 2018

Mosallaei's Article Top 25 Most Accessed in Advanced Optical Matter

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei's article on "All-Dielectric C-Shaped Nanoantennas for Light Manipulation: Tailoring Both Magnetic and Electric Resonances to the Desire" is one of the top most accessed in the Advanced Optical Matter journal.

Faculty

May 01, 2018

Mosallaei's Article Selected for Top 100 Scientific Reports

ECE Hossein Mosallaei's article on "Optimization-based Dielectric Metasurfaces for Angle-Selective Multifunctional Beam Deflection" was selected as one of the top 100 read physics papers for Scientific Reports in 2017.

Faculty

Jan 17, 2018

Theoretical framework illuminates graphene’s optomechanical properties

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s research on graphene optomechanics was featured in MRS Bulletin’s article “Theoretical framework illuminates graphene’s optomechanical properties”.

Faculty

Jan 02, 2018

Mosallaei's Research Article Selected as Editor's Pick

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s article on “Unidirectional thermal radiation from a SiC metasurface” in the Journal of the Optical Society of America B was selected as an Editor’s Pick.

Faculty

Oct 27, 2017

Mosallaei’s Research Among Top Downloaded Articles in Microscopy

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei’s article on “Graphene-based near-field optical microscopy: high-resolution imaging using reconfigurable gratings” is one of the top downloaded articles in microscopy from Applied Optics, Biomedical Optics Express, and Journal of the Optical Society of America A.

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