Anming Hu

Research Assistant Professor

Contact Information
Anming Hu

Phone: 519-8884567-35464
Location: E3-2135A
Fax: 519-885-5862


  • Ph.D., Physics, University of Waterloo, 2008
  • Ph.D., Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, 1997
  • M. A. Sc., Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, 1993
  • B. Sc., Physics, University of Shandong, 1990

Research Interests

  • Nanofabrication: hydrothermal growth and femtosecond laser irradiation
  • Nanomaterial-based flexible electronics
  • Development of solid state dye-sensitized solar cells
  • Nanotechnology for water treatment
  • Multiscale simulation: nanoplasmonics and 3D finite element methods, Gaussian, Monte Carlo simulation and Molecular dynamics


  • Nanojoining

Selected/Recent Publications

  • A. Hu, J. Y. Guo, H. Alarifi, G. Patane, Y. Zhou, G. Compagnini, C.X.Xu, “Low temperature sintering of Ag nanoparticles for flexible electronics packaging” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (2010) 153117
  • X. –Y.Zhang, A. Hu, J. Z. Wen, T. Zhang, X. –J. Xue, N. Zhou and W. W. Duley, “Deep subwavelength integrated optical devices using hybrid plasmonic waveguides”, Optical Express 18 (2010) 18945
  • A. Hu, J. Sanderson, A. A. Zaidi, C. Wang, T. Zhang, Y. Zhou, W. W. Duley, “Dissociation of acetone by femtosecond laser irradiation: synthesis of polyynes in solution”, Carbon, 46, (2008) 1792
  • A. Hu, M. Rybachuk, Q. –B. Lu ,W. W. Duley, “Direct synthesis of sp-bonded carbon chains on graphite surface by femtosecond laser irradiation”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 91 (2007) 131906
  • A. Hu , Q. –B. Lu ,W. W. Duley, M. Rybachuk, “Spectroscopic characterization of carbon chains in diamond-like carbon films synthesized by femtosecond pulsed laser deposition”, J. Chem. Phys. 126 (2007) 154705