Nader Engheta is the H. Nedwill Ramsey Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his PhD degree from Caltech. His current research activities span various areas of nanophotonics, metamaterials, nano-optics, electrodynamics, graphene optics, optical circuits, imaging and sensing inspired by eyes of animal species, and physics and engineering of light-matter interaction. His most recent awards include William Streifer Scientific Achievement Award, SPIE Gold Medal, Fellow of US National Academy of Inventors, Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellow Award, IEEE Electromagnetics Award, and URSI Balthasar van der Pol Gold Medal. He is a Fellow of APS, OSA, MRS, SPIE, IEEE, URSI, and AAAS. He has received the honorary doctoral degrees from Aalto University (Finland), University of Stuttgart (Germany), and Ukraine’s National Technical University Kharkov Polytechnic Institute.
Plenary Lecture's Title: "Let Waves Do the Math"