Meng Lu

  • Assistant Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering


PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois (2008)

MS, Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois (2006)

BS, University of Science and Technology of China (2002)

Interest Areas

Optical sensors, Biomedical imaging, Sensors for molecular diagnostics, Photonic devices

Strategic Research Area: Bioengineering 

Selected Publications

  • M. Lu, S.-J. Park, J. G. Eden, and B. T. Cunningham, "Microplasma devices and arrays fabricated by plastic-based replica molding," Journal of Microelectromechanical System, Vol. 16, No. 6, 2007
  • M. Lu, S. S. Choi, U. Irfan, and B. T. Cunningham, "Plastic distributed feedback laser biosensor," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 93, 261502, 2008. 
  • A. Pokhriyal, M. Lu, V. Chaudhery, C. S. Huang, S. Schulz, and B. T. Cunningham, "Photonic crystal enhanced fluorescence using quartz substrate to reduce limits of detection," Optics Express, Vol. 18, Iss. 24, 2010.
  • C. Ge, M. Lu, S. George, A. Pokhriyal, C. Siu, C. J. Wagner, J. G. Eden, and B. T. Cunningham, "Label-free biosensor based on external cavity laser," Lab on a Chip, accepted, Jan. 2013.