Dr. Mo Li is a Professor jointly appointed in the UW Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and the UW Physics Department. Prior to joining UW in 2018, he was a faculty member in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, since 2010. From 2007 to 2010, he was a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Yale University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Applied Physics from Caltech in 2007, B.S. degree in Physics from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 2001. Dr. Li is the principal investigator of the Laboratory of Photonic Devices at UW. His main research interests include integrated photonics, optoelectronics, optomechanics, NEMS/MEMS, spintronics, and quantum photonics. He has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal papers and has been granted 6 US patents.