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Welcome! Our group is interested in the development and applications of novel optical tools to study essential problems in chemistry, biology and materials science.


[06/19/2020] We will be receiving NIH MIRA!

[05/30/2020] Single-shot non-diffracting light-sheet paper is published.

[05/26/2020] Finally our lab reopens. Let's moving forward.

[05/21/2020] Farewell party for Jialei. We will miss Dr. Tang!

[03/30/2020] Jialei defended successfully.

[03/23/2020] Due to coronavirus pandemic, we will stay at home. Keep safe!

[02/02/2020] Crystal, Jialei, Jinhan and Vahid presented their works at SPIE PW.

[01/15/2020] Jialei is selected as the finalist of CREOL Student of the Year.

[12/11/2019] We won UCF Exploratory Research (ER1) Award.

[11/14/2019] Thanksgiving party!

[10/31/2019] Our 3rd optical table has been installed.

[10/25/2019] LG Electronics Optics Lab visited us.

[09/28/2019] Our review is published on Nanophotonics.

[09/17/2019] DARPA RadioBio & μBRAIN meeting @ CREOL, UCF.

[08/30/2019] Ready for hurricane Dorian.

[08/27/2019] We had a kickoff super-group meeting.

[07/30/2019] We won NIH R21 award!

[06/14/2019] Jialei's 2iLS microscopy is online.

[06/04/2019] Vahid has passed the Qualifying Exam!

[04/30/2019] Our work is selected as the cover in J.Cell. Sci.!

[04/08/2019] Our jove video is online.

[03/22/2019] DDS + Tween20 + F(ab) fragments enable fast SiMPull. Check out Ben's paper!

[03/11/2019] Our first J Cell Sci paper! It's amazing to see how nuclear speckles move and change. Like liquid droplets.

[02/06/2019] Our first review paper out. Featured on Advanced Science News.

[02/04/2019] Ben recieved the Best Student Paper Award at SPIE PW, Frontiers in Biological Detection.

[01/23/2019] Our alumni Ian Khaw will start his work at North American Lighting. Congrats!

[11/20/2018] Jinhan Ren joins our lab. Welcome!

[11/08/2018] Vahid Ebrahimi joins our lab. Welcome!

[10/31/2018] Ben presented at the Graduate Fellows Symposium.

[8/27/2018] Jialei's HIST paper is published on Optica. Congrats!

[7/16/2018] Bo Cao joined our lab as an intership undergraduate. Welcome!

[7/11/2018] The Han lab awarded a grant from the NSF!

[7/5/2018] Flat-field illumination paper is selected as one of the most downloaded articles in June from Optics Express.

[7/2/2018] Our first News & Views out in Nature Photonics.

[6/15/2018] Live-cell imaging and STED microscopy reveal nuclear speckle dynamics. See our BioRxiv paper!

[6/1/2018] Ian & Ben's work on the flat-field illumination is published in Optics Express!

[5/25/2018] Ben has been selected as a recipient of UCF Multidisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship. Total award would be $120k. Congrats!!

[5/1/2018] Jialei's HIST microscopy is posted on bioRxiv!

[4/7/2018] Our flat-field illumination imaging is posted on bioRxiv. Go flat!

[03/2018] Chun Hung joined our lab. Wecome!

[02/2018] Accurate single-molecule binding assay with centroid localization algorithm.

[02/2018] Ben presented at a platform session in the BPS meeting.

[12/2017] Jialei received the Doctoral Research Support Award ($3,000). Congrats!

[11/2017] Our second paper! SiMPull on human brain tissues from Parkinson's disease.

[11/2017] Thanksgiving group dinner at Gyu-Kaku, Orlando. Excellent Japanese BBQ.

[10/2017] Attended DARPA kickoff meeting at DC.

[09/2017] The first paper from our group.Congrats, Jialei!

[06/2017] Jialei has passed PhD candidacy exam. Congrats!

[06/2017] Ben has passed qualification exam. Well done!

[06/2017] DARPA grant (RadioBio) will support Dogariu & Han for 4 years. Hooray!

[04/2017] Kyu Young has been selected as Adviosry Panel in J.Phys.D: Applied Physics.

[03/2017] Finally our lab is ready!

[01/2017] Jialie presented his work at SPIE Photonic West.

[12/2016] Spinach enables highlighting small RNAs in living cells. Published in NAR.

[11/2016] Ian Khaw joined our lab. Wecome!

[8/2016] Benjamin Croop joined our lab. Welcome aboard!

[7/2016] Jialei attended CPLC summer school at University of Illinois.

[6/2016] Jialei passed qualification exam. Congrats!

[3/2016] A single-vesicle assay paper is published in JACS.

[2/2016] Jialei joins the lab. Welcome, Jialei!

[1/2016] Kyu Young started to work in CREOL.


Our research is supported by



RadioBio program

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