Bingnan Wang

Bingnan Wang
  • Phone: 617-621-7558
  • Email: bwang[at]merl[dot]com
  • Biography

    Bingnan's doctoral work focused on the study of wave propagation in novel electromagnetic materials, including photonic crystals and meta-materials. His research interests include electromagnetics and photonics, and their applications to communications, imaging, and energy systems.

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  • MERL Publications

    •  Wang, B., Long, J., Teo, K.H., "Multi-channel capacitive sensor arrays", Sensors Journal, No. 2, January 2016.
    •  Koike-Akino, T.; Kojima, K.; Wang, B.; Parsons, K.; Nishikawa, S.; Yagyu, E., "An MMI-Based 4-Beam Combiner with Spline-Curved Index Step", Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano Photonics (IPR), DOI: 10.1364/IPRSN.2015.JM3A.16, July 2015.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2015-091
      • @inproceedings{Koike-Akino2015jul3,
      • author = {Koike-Akino, T. and Kojima, K. and Wang, B. and Parsons, K. and Nishikawa, S. and Yagyu, E.},
      • title = {An MMI-Based 4-Beam Combiner with Spline-Curved Index Step},
      • booktitle = {Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano Photonics (IPR)},
      • year = 2015,
      • month = jul,
      • doi = {10.1364/IPRSN.2015.JM3A.16},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-091}
      • }
    •  Felicetti, M.; Kojima, K.; Koike-Akino, T.; Wang, B.; Parsons, K.; Nishikawa, S.; Yagyu, E., "MMI-based polarization beam splitter/combiner for InP photonic integrated circuits", Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano Photonics (IPR), DOI: 10.1364/IPRSN.2015.IM2A.5, July 2015.
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      • @inproceedings{Felicetti2015jul,
      • author = {Felicetti, M. and Kojima, K. and Koike-Akino, T. and Wang, B. and Parsons, K. and Nishikawa, S. and Yagyu, E.},
      • title = {MMI-based polarization beam splitter/combiner for InP photonic integrated circuits},
      • booktitle = {Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano Photonics (IPR)},
      • year = 2015,
      • month = jul,
      • publisher = {OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2015)},
      • doi = {10.1364/IPRSN.2015.IM2A.5},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-052}
      • }
    •  Wu, J.; Wang, B.; Yerazunis, W.S.; Teo, K.H., "Circularly Polarized Near Field for Resonant Wireless Power Transfer", IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conference (WPTC), DOI: 10.1109/WPT.2015.7140117, May 2015, pp. 1-3.
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      • @inproceedings{Wu2015may,
      • author = {Wu, J. and Wang, B. and Yerazunis, W.S. and Teo, K.H.},
      • title = {Circularly Polarized Near Field for Resonant Wireless Power Transfer},
      • booktitle = {IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conference (WPTC)},
      • year = 2015,
      • pages = {1--3},
      • month = may,
      • publisher = {IEEE},
      • doi = {10.1109/WPT.2015.7140117},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-037}
      • }
    •  Long, J.; Wang, B., "A Metamaterial-Inspired Sensor for Combined Inductive-Capacitive Detection", Applied Physics Letters, DOI: dx.doi.org/10.a063/1.4913228, Vol. 106, No. 7, February 2015.
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      • @article{Long2015mar,
      • author = {Long, J. and Wang, B.},
      • title = {A Metamaterial-Inspired Sensor for Combined Inductive-Capacitive Detection},
      • journal = {Applied Physics Letters},
      • year = 2015,
      • volume = 106,
      • number = 7,
      • month = feb,
      • doi = {dx.doi.org/10.a063/1.4913228},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-014}
      • }
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  • MERL Issued Patents

    • Title: "System and Method for Automatically Optimizing Wireless Power"
      Inventors: Yerazunis, William S.; Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo; Duan, Chunjie; Barnwell, III, John C.; Burns, Dan J
      Patent No.: 9,281,875
      Issue Date: Mar 8, 2016
    • Title: "Proximity Sensor Detecting Metallic and Non-Metallic Objects"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Long, Jiang; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 9,274,075
      Issue Date: Mar 1, 2016
    • Title: "Mode-Evolution Compound Converter"
      Inventors: Kojima, Keisuke; Wang, Bingnan; Yuan, Wangqing; Yagyu, Eiji
      Patent No.: 9,128,242
      Issue Date: Sep 8, 2015
    • Title: "Multi-Mode Interference Device"
      Inventors: Kojima, Keisuke; Ozbayat, Selman; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Wang, Bingnan; Nishikawa, Satoshi; Yagyu, Eiji
      Patent No.: 9,116,298
      Issue Date: Aug 25, 2015
    • Title: "Multi-Mode Interference Device"
      Inventors: Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Kojima, Keisuke; Wang, Bingnan; Nishikawa, Satoshi; Yagyu, Eiji
      Patent No.: 9,097,852
      Issue Date: Aug 4, 2015
    • Title: "Compound Optical Combiner"
      Inventors: Kojima, Keisuke; Wang, Bingnan; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Yagyu, Eiji; Nishikawa, Satoshi
      Patent No.: 9,052,461
      Issue Date: Jun 9, 2015
    • Title: "Multi-Mode Interference Manipulator"
      Inventors: Kojima, Keisuke; Wang, Bingnan; Koike-Akino, Toshiaki; Yuan, Wangqing; Nishikawa, Satoshi
      Patent No.: 8,942,517
      Issue Date: Jan 27, 2015
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer Using Array of Resonant Objects"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,890,366
      Issue Date: Nov 18, 2014
    • Title: "System and Method for Analyzing Spiral Resonators"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Teo, Koon Hoo; Ellstein, David
      Patent No.: 8,831,917
      Issue Date: Sep 9, 2014
    • Title: "Wireless Energy Transfer with Anisotropic Metamaterials"
      Inventors: Wang, Bingnan; Huang, Da; Teo, Koon Hoo
      Patent No.: 8,786,135
      Issue Date: Jul 22, 2014
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