Wei E.I. Sha received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electronic Engineering at Anhui University, Hefei, China, in 2003 and 2008, respectively. From Jul. 2008 to Jul. 2017, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow and then a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Now, he is an Assistant Professor in the College of Information Science & Electronic Engineering at Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
He has published 90 peer-reviewed journal papers included in Web of Science. His works were widely cited by different academic societies, with the Google Scholar citations of 3340 times. He has contributed 18 invited talks in international conferences, and received four Best Student Paper Prizes and one Young Scientist Award with his students. In 2015, he was awarded Second Prize of Science and Technology from Anhui Province Government, China. In 2017, he was awarded the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship of European Commission and the Thousand Talents Program for Distinguished Young Scholars of China.
He engages in theoretical and computational research in electromagnetics and optics, focusing on the multiphysics and interdisciplinary areas. His research involves fundamental and applied aspects in plasmonics, emerging photovoltaics, metasurfaces, quantum electrodynamics, and computational electromagnetics.