Bachelor of Science, Zhejiang University, 1983. Master of Science, Shanghai Institute Optics, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Shanghai Institute Optics, 1989.
PGDipTHE, Nanyang Technology University, 1997.
Research associate, Shanghai (China) Institute Optics and Fine Mechanics, 1989; postdoctoral research fellow, Strathclyde U., Glasgow, Scotland, 1989-1990; postdoctoral research fellow, Glasgow U., 1990-1992; postdoctoral research fellow, Imperial College, London, 1992-1994; lecturer, Nanyang Technological U., Singapore, since 1994.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Society Photonics and Instrument Engineering, Singapore Institute Physics.