Xiaoping ZHENG, Ph.D. Professor

Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

Education background

Ph.D., Electronic Engineering, July 1998

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Master of Science, Electronic Engineering, May 1994

Southeast University, Nanjing, China

Bachelor of Science, Physics, July 1986

Zhongsan University, Guangzhou, China


12/2005-present Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering,Tsinghua Univ.

07/2000-11/2005 Associate Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua Univ.

08/1998-06/2000 Lecture and Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering,Tsinghua Univ.

08/1986-08/1991 Assistant Engineer, JiangNan Optical Instrument Factory, Nanjing

Concurrent Academic


Radio over Fiber (2006~2010)

Optical Fiber Sensor(1998-2006)


Nonlinear Photonics (1998~2010)

Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects

Optical Switching Node Design

Optical Networking Technology and Algorithms

Integration of Wireline Network and Wireless Network

Optical Fiber Sensor

Research Status

1. Hi-tech Research and Development Program of China (National 863 Key Project), “Research in Automatically Switched Optical Network Technologies”, Jan. 2001-Dec. 2003, Principle Investigator

2. Hi-tech Research and Development Program of China (National 863 Grand Project), “Hierarchical Routing Technologies in Automatically Switched Optical Network” Jan. 2003-Dec. 2004, Principle Investigator.

3. National Science Funding, China, “Architecture and Key Technologies in the Next Generation of Optical Network”, Jan. 2005-Dec. 2007, Principle Investigator.

4. Hi-tech Research and Development Program of China (National 863 Project), “Radio over Fiber for Millimeter Wave Multi-Service”, July 2007– June 2009, Principle Investigator.

Honors And Awards

Tsinghua outstanding faculty member award, 1998

Academic Achievement

[1] Wu Xi, Zheng Xiaoping, Li Shangyuan, Wen He, Guo, Yili, Zhang Hanyi, Multisideband Detection Radio-Over-Fiber Link With Phase Modulation and Fiber Demodulation for Vector Signal Transmission, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 22(2): 76-78, 2010

[2] Zhao Ying, Zheng Xiaoping, Wen He, Zhang Hanyi, Simplified optical millimeter-wave generation configuration by frequency quadrupling using two cascaded Mach-Zehnder modulators, Optics Letters, 34(21): 3250-3252, 2009

[3] Zhu Zhenhua,Zheng Xiaoping, Xu Gang, Guo Yili, Zhang Hanyi, A Super-Tripling Technology Used in Radio-Over-Fiber Systems for Multiservice Wireless Signals Within a Millimeter-Wave Band, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 21(20): 1520-1522, 2009

[4] Ni Wenda,Zheng Xiaoping, Zhu Chulei, Li Yanhe, Guo Yili, Zhang Hanyi, Achieving Resource-Efficient Survivable Provisioning in Service Differentiated WDM Mesh Networks, J. Lightwav. Techno., 26 (13-16): 2831-2839, 2008

[5] Zhou Bo,Zheng Xiaoping,Yu Xianbing,Zhang Hanyi,Guo Yili,Zhou Bingkun,Impact of group delay ripples of chirped fiber grating on optical beamforming networks, Optics Express, 16 (4): 2398-2404, 2008

[6] Liu ZG, Zheng XP, Zhang HY, Guo, Yili; Zhou, Bingkun, X-band continuously variable true-time delay lines using air-guiding photonic bandgap fibers and a broadband light source, Optics Letters, 31 (18): 2789-2791, 2006

[7] Feng FF, Zheng XP, Zhang HY, et al.,Performance analysis of distributed protocols for bidirectional wavelength reservations in dynamic WDM networks , Photonic Network Communications, 9 (2): 223-233 MAR 2005

[8] Feifei Feng, Xiaoping Zheng, Hanyi Zhang, Yili Guo, an efficient distributed control scheme for lightpath establishment in dynamic WDM networks, Photonic Network Communications, 7:1(5-15), 2004

[9] Feifei Feng, Xiaoping Zheng, Hanyi Zhang, “Performance Study of Distributed Wavelength Reservation Protocols within both Single and Multi-Fiber WDM Networks,” Photonic Network Communications, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 95-103, 2003

[10] Chu YL, Zheng XP, Zhang HY, Xueming Liu, and Yili Guo “The impact of phase errors on arrayed waveguide gratings, “ IEEE J Sel. Top. QUANT 8 (6): 1122-1129, 2002