Graduate Student Openings:


We are seeking motivated Master's and PhD students to join our research group for 2013-4.

Areas of research: Optical sensing and Quantum communication

Domestic students are strongly encouraged to apply.

Competition for admission for international students is intense, due to the large number of international applicants.

If admitted, standard funding package will be available, which will cover tuition and a modest amount for living expenses.

Application Deadline: Early January, 2013. Apply Early! Click here for details.


Postdoctoral Fellow /Research Associate Openings:
We currently do not have an opening, but you may still email your CV and cover letter to Prof. L. Qian in case an opportunity does come up.

Undergraduate - EngSci Thesis Openings:
Third-year EngSci students: if you are interested in doing experimental research in a photonics lab working on the latest fiber-optic technologies, please contact me by email for thesis projects in 2012-2013. Please send me your resume and transcript (unofficial copies are acceptable).

Undergraduate - NSERC USRA Openings:
Third-year and fourth-year EngSci and ELEC students: if you are interested in spending your summer in a photonics lab working on developing fiber-optic technologies, try applying for the NSERC Undergraduate Research Award (USRA). If you would like me to sponsor you for the award, please send me your resume and transcript (unofficial copies are acceptable).

For third-year EngSci students, this can be an excellent opportunity to kick start your 4th-year thesis project ahead of time.

For fourth-year students, this is your chance to start your M.A.Sc. project early and get the most out of the summer.

Application Deadline: TBD . Apply Early! Click here for details.