Deli Wang

Office: 3808 Engineering Building Unit 1

Mailing Address:
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0407
Phone: (858) 822-4723
Fax: (858) 534-0556

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara, 2001

Electronic Device and Materials

Deli Wang joined the faculty at UC San Diego in 2004 after his postdoctoral research at Harvard University.

Research Interests

Nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, and nanomedicine.

Current Research

Rational growth of new nanomaterials (semiconductor nanowires and nanowire heterostructures); investigation of fundamental electronic, optical and optoelectronic properties of nanostructures; design and development of functional nanoelectronic and nanophotonic systems, for communications, sensing, information storage, biological detection and medicine.


Selected Publications

D. Wang, F. Qian, C. Yang, Z. Zhong, and C. M. Lieber, “Rational Growth of Branched and Hyper-branched Nanowire Structures”, Nano Lett., 4(5), 871-874 (2004).


Z. Zhong, D. Wang, Y. Cui, M. M. W. Bockrath, and C. M. Lieber, Nanowire Crossbar Arrays as Address Decoders for Integrated Nanosystems”, Science, 302, 1377 (2003).


Z. Zhong, F. Qian, D. Wang, and C. M. Lieber, “Synthesis and Assembly of P-type Gallium Nitride Nanowires and Devices”, Nano lettesrs, 3, 343 (2003).


Y. Cui, Z. Zhong, D. Wang, W. U. Wang, and C. M. Lieber, “High Performance Silicon Nanowire Field Effect Transistors”, Nano letters, 3, 149 (2003).


L. J. Lauhon, M. S. Gudiksen, D. Wang, and C. M. Lieber, “Epitaxial Core-Shell and Core-Multi-shell Nanowire Heterostructures”, Nature, 420, 57 (2003).


D. Wang, X. Gong, P. S. Heeger, F. Rininsland, G. C. Bazan, and A. J. Heeger, “Biosensors from Conjugated Polyelectrolyte Complexes”, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, 99, 49 (2002).