Full publications list

B. Journal Articles (Five representative publications is highlighted)

J34) G. Tao, J. J. Kaufman, S. Shabahang, R. R. Naraghi, S. V. Sukhov, J. D. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, A. Dogariu, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Digital design of multimaterial photonic particles,Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 113, 6839-6844 (2016).
J33) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, J. J. Kaufman, Y. Qiao, L. Wei, T. Bouchenot, A. P. Gordon, Y. Fink, Y. Bai, R. S. Hoy, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Controlled fragmentation of multimaterial fibres and films via polymer cold-drawing,” Nature 534, 529-533 (2016).
[Highlights: MIT (“New method snips complex fibers into uniform particles”), ScienceDaily, Phy.org, today.UCF, materialstoday, compositesworld, materialsforengineering, Bioportfolio, healthmedicinet, nanowerk, sciencenewsline, eurekalert!, nanotech-now, ECN, ecnmag, spectrum.ieee.org, materialsgate, chemeurope, Noodls, etc]
J32) C. Jiang, X. Wang, M. Zhu, H. Xu, Q. Nie, S. Dai, G. Tao, X. Shen, C. Cheng, Q. Zhu, F. Liao, P. Zhang, P. Zhang, Z. Liu, X. Zhang, “Preparation of chalcogenide glass fiber using an improved extrusion method,” Opt. Eng. 55, 056114 (2016).
J31) B. Ye, S. Dai, R. Wang, G. Tao, P. Zhang, X. Wang, X. Shen, “Influence of the selenium content on thermos-mechanical and optical properties of Ge-Ga-Sb-S chalcogenide glass,” Infrared Phys. & Tech. 77, 21-26 (2016).
J30) W. Guo, B. Zhang, C. Zhai, S. Qi, Y. YU, A. Yang, L. Li, Z. Yang, R. Wang, D. Tang, G. Tao, B. Luther-Davies, "Fabrication and application of small core chalcogenide glass fibers in nonlinear optics," J. Inorganic Mater. in Chinese, 31, 180-184 (2016).
J29) C. Zhai, B. Zhang, S. Qi, W. Guo, Z. Yang, A. Yang, M. Zhang, Y. Yang, Y. Yu, R. Wang, G. Tao, D. Tang, and B. Luther-Davies, “Fabrication and properties of flexible chalcogenide fiber image bundles,” in Chinese, Acta Opt. Sin., 35, 0806005 (2015).
J28) B. Zhang, C. Zhai, S. Qi, W. Guo, Z. Yang, A. Yang, X. Gai, Y. Yu, R. Wang, D. Tang, G. Tao, and B. Luther-Davies, “High resolution chalcogenide fiber bundles for infrared imaging,” Opt. Lett., 40, 4384-4387 (2015).
J27) Y. Sun, S. Dai, P. Zhang, X. Wang, Y. Xu, Z. Liu, F. Chen, Y. Wu, Y. Zhang, R. Wang, and G. Tao, “Fabrication and characterization of multimaterial chalcogenide glass fiber tapers with high numerical aperturesOpt. Express 23, 23472-23483 (2015).
J26) C. Wang, S. Dai, P. Zhang, B. Zhang, X. Wang, X. Shen, J. Hou, R. Wang, and G. Tao, “Research progress of infrared supercontinuum generation in chalcogenide glass fibers,” Laser & Optoelectronics Progress in Chinese, 52, 030001 (2015).
J25) L. Chen, F. Chen, S. Dai, G. Tao, L. Yan, X. Shen, H. Ma, X. Zhang, and Y. Xu, "Third-order nonlinearity in Ge-Sb-Se glasses at mid-infrared wavelengths," Mater. Res. Bull. 70, 204-208 (2015).
J24) B. Zhang, W. Guo, Y. Yu, C. Zhai, S. Qi, A. Yang, L. Li, Z. Yang, R. Wang, D. Tang, G. Tao, and B. Luther-Davies, "Low loss, high NA chalcogenide glass fibers for broadband mid-infrared supercontinuum generation," J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 98, 1389–1392 (2015).
J23) M. Zhu, X. Wang, Z. Pan, C. Cheng, Q. Zhu, C. Jiang, Q. Nie, P. Zhang, Y. Wu, S. Dai, T. Xu, G. Tao, and X. Zhang, “Fabrication of an IR hollow-core Bragg fiber based on chalcogenide glass extrusion,” Appl. Phys. A 119, 455-460 (2015).
J22) C. Jiang, C. Cheng, Q. Zhu, X. Wang, Q. Nie, S. Dai, G. Tao, M. Zhu, F. Liao, P. Zhang, X. Shen, T. Xu, P. Zhang, Z. Liu, and X. Zhang, “Fabrication and characterization of Ge-Sb-Se-I glasses and fibers,” Appl. Phys. A 120, 127-135 (2015).
J21) P. Yang, P. Zhang, S. Dai, Y. Wu, X. Wang, G. Tao, and Q. Nie, “Tapered chalcogenide–tellurite hybrid microstructured fiber for mid-infrared supercontinuum generation, “ J. Mod. Opt. 62, 729-737 (2015).
J20) M. Zhu, X. Wang, C. Jiang, H. Xu, Q. Nie, P. Zhang, S. Dai, X. Shen, T. Xu, G. Tao, and, X. Zhang, "Freely adjusted properties in Ge-S based chalcogenide glasses with iodine incorporation,” Infrared Phys. & Tech. 69, 118-122 (2015).
J19) G. Tao, H. Ebendorff-Heidepriem, A. M. Stolyarov, S. Danto, J. V. Badding, Y. Fink, J. Ballato, and A. F. Abouraddy. Infrared fibers,” Adv. Opt. Photon. 7, 379-458, (2015).  Invited Review paper. [Top Downloads from Jun. 2015 to Feb. 2016]
J18) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, S. Dai, and A. F. Abouraddy, Multimaterial disc-to-fiber approach efficiently produce robust infrared fibers,” Opt. Mater. Express 4, 2143–2149 (2014).
J17) H. Xu, X. Wang, Q. Nie, M. Zhu, C. Jiang, F. Liao, P. Zhang, P. Zhang, S. Dai, T. Xu, and G. Tao, "Fabrication and properties of robust multimaterial chalcogenide optical fiber based on multimaterial coextrusion," J. Optoelectronics Laser  in Chinese, 25, 1109-1114 (2014).
J13) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, M. P. Marquez, H. Hu, T. R. Ensley, P. J. Delfyett, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Nonlinear characterization of robust multimaterial chalcogenide nanotapers for infrared supercontinuum generation,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 31, 450-457 (2014).
[Highlight: B. Eggleton, Spotlight on Optics, March 2014; Selected for Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics (VJBO), 9 (5), page 450, Apr. 29, 2014]
[Highlight: “Discovery opens doors for advances in biomedical research,” UCF Today, Sept. 23, 2013.]
J11) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, J. J Kaufman, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Dispersion characterization of chalcogenide bulk glass, composite fibers, and robust nano-tapers," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 30, 2498-2506 (2013).
J10) G. Tao, A. M. Stolyarov, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Multimaterial fibers,” I. J. Appl. Glass Science 3, 349-368 (2012). Invited Review paper in the special issue, “Glass and Photonics”.
[Valuable Highlight: Ceramic Tech Today: P. Wray, “Fiber optics of the future: Multifunctionality through multimaterials,” Nov. 27, 2012;  One of the 10 most-accessed articles in I. J. of Appl. Glass Science for 20+ months in a row (Nov. 2012 – June 2014) according to the Wiley Online Library, and was the top-downloaded paper in Dec. 2012, Jan. and May 2013; most accessed paper in 2013; One of the 10 most-cited articles published since 2011 in June 2014.]
J09) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, J. J. Kaufman, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Multimaterial preform coextrusion for robust chalcogenide optical fibers and tapers", Opt. Lett. 37, 2751-2753 (2012).
J08) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, X. Liang, S. G. Johnson, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Structured spheres generated by an in-fibre fluid instability,” Nature 487, 463-467 (2012).  
[Valuable Highlight: News & Views: A. Passian and T. Thundat, "Materials science: The abilities of instabilities," Nature 487, 440-441 (2012);  D. L. Chandler, “Dripping faucets inspire new way of creating structured particles (MIT Homepage Picture),” MIT News Office, 18 July, 2012; featured at Phys.org, nanowerk.com, nanotech-now.com, myscience.cc, rdmag.com (editor’s pick), bioopticsworld.com, nsti.org;  M. Pollmann, "Materialwissenschaft: Wasserhahneffekt produziert vielseitige Nanopartikel,” Spektrum.de (German edition of Scientific American), 18 July, 2012;  B. Abney, “UCF Nanoparticle Discovery Opens Door for Pharmaceuticals,” UCF Today, 7 Aug., 2012: featured at featured at LaserFocusWorld, sciencenewsline.com, bio-medicine.org, nanowerk.com, eurekalert.org, laboratorytalk.com, humanhealthandscience.com, hematologytimes.com, sciencefreaks.co.uk, scicasts.com, www.fisher.co.uk].
J07) S. Shabahang, M. P. Marquez, G. Tao, M. U. Piracha, D. Nguyen, P. J. Delfyett, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Octave-spanning infrared supercontinuum generation in robust chalcogenide nano-tapers using picosecond pulses," Opt. Lett. 37, 4639-4641 (2012). 
J06) X. Yu, Y. Zhou, Y. Xu, X. Wang, P. Zhang, G. Tao, and X. Dai, ”Studies on mid-IR gain characteristics of Er3+-doped chalcogenide glass photonic crystal fibers,” in Chinese, J. Optoelectronics Laser 23, 915-921 (2012)
J05) S. Dai, L. Lu, G. Tao, Y. Xu, D. Yin, W. Zhang, "Research progress of glass microspheres for optical micro-cavity (Chinese Review)," Laser & Optoelectronics Progress 49, 080001 (2012).
J04) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Thermal drawing of high-density macroscopic arrays of well-ordered sub-5-nm-diameter nanowires", Nano Lett. 11, 4768-4773 (2011). 
J02) L. Feng, H. Guo, G. Tao, M. Lu, W. Wei, B. Peng, Dy3+-doped Ge-In-S-CsI chalcohalide glasses for 1.3 μm optical fiber amplifier, J. Optoelectron. Adv. Mater. 11, 924-928 (2009).
J01) H. Guo, M. Lu, G. Tao, L. Feng, B. Peng,Research progress of rare earth ions doped chalcogenide glasses for mid-infrared luminescence (Chinese Review), J. Chin. Ceram. Soc. 37, 2150-2156 (2009).

C. Patents (Co-inventor)

P07) A. F. Abouraddy, D. S. Deng, Y. Fink, S. G. Johnson, J. J. Kaufman, X. Liang, S. Shabahang, and G. Tao,” “In-fiber particle generation,” Non-Provisional Patent, Filing number 13/803,213, (03/14/2013).
P06) “In-fiber particle generation,” Patent Cooperation Treaty Patent-National Patent, Filling number, Filing number 14/414,715 (01/14/2015).
P05) A. F. Abouraddy, G. Tao, and S. Shabahang, “Systems and methods for producing robust chalcogenide optical fibers,” Patent Cooperation Treaty Patent-National Patent, Filling number 14/398,548 (11/03/2014).
P04) “Thermal fiber drawing (TFD) with added core break-up process and particles therefrom,” Patent Cooperation Treaty Patent-National Patent, Filling number 225937, (Israel Patent) (10/26/2011).
P03) “Thermal fiber drawing (TFD) with added core break-up process and particles therefrom,” Patent Cooperation Treaty Patent-National Patent, Filling number 11837022.0, (05/21/2013).
P02) “Thermal fiber drawing (TFD) with added core break-up process and particles therefrom,” Patent Cooperation Treaty Patent-National Patent, Filling number 2013-536781, (06/20/2013).
P01) B. Peng, W. Wei, G. Tao, H. Guo, and L. Feng, “Dysprosium-doped chalcogenide glass and preparation thereof,” (Chinese Patent) (App. No. 200810202691.8).

D. Invited Talks

iT27) G. Tao, “Mega trend of HoloTEX: Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” Shanghai Library, Shanghai, China, Jan. 17, 2017.
iT26) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” Donghua University, Shanghai, China, Jan. 17, 2017.
iT25) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” Chengdu University of Information Technology, Chengdu, China, Jan. 5, 2017.
iT24) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China, Jan. 4, 2017.
iT23) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” Jinan University, Guangzhou, China, Dec. 30, 2016.
iT22) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ” South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China, Dec. 29, 2016.
iT21) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles, ”Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Nov. 30, 2016.
iT20) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” Chinese Academy of Sciences Shanghai Guangxue Precision Machinery Institute, Shanghai, China, Nov. 30, 2016.
iT19) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, Nov. 29, 2016.
iT18) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Nanjing, China, Nov. 28, 2016.
iT17) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, Nov. 16, 2016.
iT16) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Oct. 31, 2016.
iT16) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers and textiles,” Penn State - Materials, Research, Science & Engineering Center (MRSEC), Center for Nanoscale Science, Sept. 26, 2016.
iT15) G. Tao, “Electrically conductive glass-carbon composites,” Electronic Materials and Applications (EMA) 2017, Orlando, FL, USA, Jan. 18-20, 2017.
iT14) G. Tao, “Advanced functional fibers,” 2016 Optoelectronics Global Conference (OGC 2016), Shenzhen, China, Sept. 5-7, 2016.
iT12) G. Tao, “Glass in advanced functional fibers,” 2016 Corning Glass Summit (The Glass Age), Corning, NY, Jun. 1-3, 2016.
iT11) S. Dai, Y. Sun, H. Qu, P. Zhang, X. Wang, G. Tao, and R. Wang, “Fabrication and characterization of novel multi-material chalcogenide glass fiber with high numerical apertures,” the 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG), Shanghai, China, Apr. 7-11, 2016.
iT09) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Advances in infrared fibers,” Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting and Deutsche Glastechnische Gesellschaft Annual Meeting (GOMD-DGG 2015), Miami, FL, May 17-21, 2015.
iT08) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Advances in infrared fibers,” SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing 2015, Baltimore, MD, April 20-24, 2015.
iT07) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Multimaterial fibers in photonics and nanotechnology,” Glass and Optical Materials Symposium, Materials Science & Technology 2014 (MS&T’14), Pittsburgh, PA, Oct. 12-16, 2014.
iT06) G. Tao, “Multimaterial fibers in photonics and nanotechnology,” Nanjing Univ., June 11, 2014.
iT05) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, H. Ren, F. Khalizadeh-Rezaie, R. E. Peale, Z. Yang, X. Wang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Robust multimaterial tellurium-based chalcogenide glass infrared fibers,” The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 8-13, 2014.  (Selection rate: ~1%).
iT04) G. Tao, “Multimaterial fibers in photonics and nanotechnology,” Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), June 3, 2014.
iT02) G. Tao, “Multimaterial fibers in photonics and nanotechnology,” Univ. of Science and Technology of China, March 31, 2014.
iT01) G. Tao, “Infrared fiber: current research progress and commercialization prospects,” Agiltron Incorporated, Woburn, MA, July 20, 2012.

E. Conference Proceedings

Cp27) J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, and A. Abouraddy, "Thermal drawing of high-density in-fiber arrays of well-ordered 5-nm-diameter nanowires," in Photonics and Fiber Technology 2016 (ACOFT, BGPP, NP), OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2016), paper ATh2C.2.
Cp26) S. Shabahang, A. Sims, G. Tao, L. Shah, M. Richardson, and A. Abouraddy, "Multi-octave mid-infrared supercontinuum generation in robust chalcogenide nanowires using a thulium fiber laser," in Photonics and Fiber Technology 2016 (ACOFT, BGPP, NP), OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2016), paper AT2C.2.
Cp25) S. Shabahang, F. Tan, J. Perlstein, G. Tao, O. Alvarez, F. Chenard, K. Schepler, and A. Abouraddy, "Robust low-loss multimaterial chalcogenide fiber for infrared applications fabricated by a hybridized approach," in Photonics and Fiber Technology 2016 (ACOFT, BGPP, NP), OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2016), paper ATh4C.5.
Cp24) R. Rezvani Naraghi, G. Tao, J. J. Kaufmann, S. Shabahang, S. Sukhov, A. F. Abouraddy, and A. Dogariu, "Tuning light with photonic particles," The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 5-10, 2016.
Cp23) S. Shabahang, F. Tan, J. Perlstein, G. Tao, M. Algarni, Y. Bai. O. Alvarez, Y. Bai, O. Alvarez, G. Tsvid, K. Patel, F. Chenard, K. L. Schepler, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Hybridized fabrication of robust low-loss multimaterial chalcogenide fiber for infrared applications,” The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 5-10, 2016.
Cp22) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Optical fibers in mid-infrared,” Fiber Society’s Fall Meeting and Technical Conference, Raleigh, NC, 28 – 30 Oct., 2015.
Cp21) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Advances in infrared fibers,” 14th International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids (PNCS-XIV), Niagara Falls, NY USA Sept. 20 - 25, 2015.
Cp20) Y. Sun, S. Dai, P. Zhang, X. Wang, Y. Xu, Z. Liu, F. Chen, C. Wang, Y. Wu, B. Luo. G. Tao, "Fabrication and characterization of multimaterial chalcogenide glass fiber tapers with high numerical apertures,” 14th International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids (PNCS-XIV), Niagara Falls, NY USA Sept. 20 - 25, 2015.
Cp19) G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Advances in infrared fibers,” SPIE DSS 2015, Baltimore, MD, April 20-24, 2015.
Cp18) B. Zhang, H. Ren, M. Zhang, W. Guo, C. Zhai, S. Qi, Y. Yu, B. Luther-Davies, G. Tao, D. Tang, and Z. Yang, “Chalcogenide fibers and image bundles for mid-infrared applications,” the International Commission on Glass (ICG) Annual Meeting 2015, Bangkok, Thailand, Sept. 20-23 2015.
Cp17) X. Wang, C. Cheng, M. Zhu, C. Jiang, F. Liao, Q. Nie, S. Dai, P. Zhang, G. Tao, and X. Zhang, "Far-IR fiber preparation with 'High T’ tellurium chalcohalide glass," the International Symposium on Non-Oxide and New Optical Glasses (ISNOG) 2014, Jeju, Republic of Korea, Aug. 24-28, 2014.
Cp16) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Multimaterial fibers: a new concept in infrared fiber optics,” SPIE DSS 2014, Baltimore, MD, May 5-9 2014.
Cp15) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, K. F. Lee, V. Smolski, K. L. Vodopyanov, M. Fermann, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Mid-infrared supercontinuum generation in robust step-index chalcogenide nanotapers pumped with a thulium fiber laser,” the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 8-13, 2014.  
Cp14) G. Tao, H. Ren, S. Shabahang, X. Wang, Z. Yang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Multimaterial rod-in-tube coextrusion for robust mid-infrared chalcogenide fibers,” OPTO SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 1 – 6 2014.
Cp13) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, “Drawing robust infrared optical fibers from preforms produced by efficient multimaterial stacked coextrusion,” OPTO SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 1 – 6 2014.
Cp12) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, “What is the smallest-diameter nanowire that may be thermally drawn?” Fiber Society Fall Symposium, Clemson, SC, 23 – 25 Oct., 2013.
Cp11) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, X. Wang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Efficient disc-to-fiber multimaterial stacked coextrusion for robust infrared optical fibers,” OSA’s 97th Annual Meeting, Frontiers in Optics 2013/Laser Science XXIX (FiO 2013/LS-XXIX), Orlando, FL, October 6-10 2013. (Finalist in the 2013 Emil Wolf Outstanding Student Paper Competition).
Cp10) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, M. P. Marquez, P. J. Delfyett, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Low threshold supercontinuum generation in highly nonlinear robust step-index chalcogenide nanotapers,” Frontiers in Optics 2013/Laser Science XXIX (FiO 2013/LS-XXIX), Orlando, FL, October 6-10 2013.
Cp09) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Highly nonlinear robust step-index chalcogenide nanotapers for octave-spanning supercontinuum generation,” The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 9-14, 2013.  
Cp08) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, "One-step multi-material preform extrusion for robust chalcogenide glass optical fibers," OSA Advanced Photonics Congress, Specialty Optical Fibers & Applications (SOF) Topical Meeting, Colorado Springs, June 17 – 21, 2012.
Cp07) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, M. Piracha, D. Nguyen, P. Delfyett, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Octave-spanning infrared supercontinuum generation in robust chalcogenide nano-tapers," OSA Advanced Photonics Congress, Nonlinear Photonics (NP), Colorado Springs, June 17 – 21, 2012.
Cp06) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Optical dispersion measurements in chalcogenide glass fibers and tapers," OSA Advanced Photonics Congress, Specialty Optical Fibers & Applications (SOF) Topical Meeting, Colorado Springs, June 17 – 21, 2012.
Cp05) J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Multimaterial fibers for generating structured nanoparticles," OSA Advanced Photonics Congress, Specialty Optical Fibers & Applications (SOF) Topical Meeting, Colorado Springs, June 17 – 21, 2012.
Cp04) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, J. J. Kaufman, and A. F. Abouraddy, "One-step multi-material preform extrusion for robust chalcogenide glass optical fibers and tapers,"  the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), May 6-11, 2012, San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA, USA.
Cp03) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Over an octave of infrared supercontinuum generation in robust multi-material chalcogenide nano-tapers," the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), May 6-11, 2012, San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA, USA.
Cp02) J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, X. Liang, S. Johnson, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, "In-fiber fabrication of size-controllable structured particles," the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), May 6-11, 2012, San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA, USA.
Cp01) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Lithographic inscription of micro-optical devices on a multi-material optical fiber tip," SPIE DSS, Orlando, FL, April 25-29 2011.

F. Conference Presentations and Abstracts

Cpa21) G. Tao, F. A. Tan, S. Chen, R. Gaume, A. F. Abouraddy, “Thermally drawn, electrically conductive glass fibers,” 2016 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov. 27 – Dec. 2, 2016.
Cpa22) G. Tao, S. Chen, S. J. Pandey, R. Gomain, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Electrically conductive glass-carbon composites,” 2016 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov. 27 – Dec. 2, 2016.
Cpa20) C. Zhai, B. Zhang, S. Qi, H. Ren, W. Guo, Y. Yu, B. Luther-Davies, G. Tao, D. Tang, and Z. Yang, “Fabrication and properties of chalcogenide fiber image bundles,” the 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG), Shanghai, China, Apr. 7-11, 2016.
Cpa21) G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Fibers for the mid-infrared optics,” the 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG), Shanghai, China, Apr. 7-11, 2016.
Cpa19) B. Zhang, C. Zhai, S. Qi, H. Ren, W. Guo, Y.Yu, B. Luther-Davies, G. Tao, D. Tang, and Z. Yang, “High-resolution chalcogenide fiber bundles for thermal image delivery,” the 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG), Shanghai, China, Apr. 7-11, 2016.
Cpa18) X. Wang, Z. Zhao, Z. Pan, C. Cheng, Q. Zhu, M. Zhu, P. Zhang, P. Zhang, S. Dai, Q. Nie, and G. Tao, “Mid-infrared hollow-core Bragg fiber based on novel extrusion,” the 24th International Congress on Glass (ICG), Shanghai, China, Apr. 7-11, 2016.
Cpa17) G. Tao, J. J. Kaufman, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Scalable fabrication of digitally designed spherical multimaterial particles enabled by in-fiber emulsification,” MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA. 2014.
Cpa16) J. J. Kaufman, R. Ottman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, X. Liang, S. G. Johnson, Y. Fink, R. Chakrabarti, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Biosensing and micro-encapsulation in biocompatible polymeric particles produced by in-fiber fluid instabilities,” MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, 1 – 6 December, 2013.
Cpa15) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Three classes of extrusion methodologies for robust multimaterial fibers,” the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM10), including Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), San Diego, CA, June 2 – 7, 2013.
Cpa14) G. Tao, X. Wang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Robust tellurium-based chalcogenide glass fibers for far-infrared transmission produced by multimaterial co-extrusion,” the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM10), including Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), San Diego, CA, June 2 – 7, 2013.
Cpa13) G. Tao, Y. Xu, S. Shabahang, S. Dai, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Double-piston extrusion of hybrid infrared fiber preforms,” the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM10), including Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), San Diego, CA, June 2 – 7, 2013.
Cpa12) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Efficient disc-to-fiber multimaterial co-extrusion for robust infrared optical fibers,” the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM10), including Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), San Diego, CA, June 2 – 7, 2013.
Cpa11) G. Tao, J. J. Kaufman, S. Shabahang, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Scalable fabrication of digitally designed multimaterial particles enabled by in-fiber emulsification,” the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM10), including Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), San Diego, CA, June 2 – 7, 2013. (Won first place prize in the GOMD Graduate Student Poster Contest).
Cpa10) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Thermal drawing of high-density macroscopic arrays of well-ordered sub-5-nm-diameter nanowires,” MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov. 25 – Nov. 30, 2012.
Cpa09) A. F. Abouraddy, J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, X. Liang, S. G. Johnson, and Y. Fink, “Using in-fiber fluid instabilities for the scalable production of structured spherical particles,” 65th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, San Diego, CA., Nov. 18 – 20., 2012.
Cpa08) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, X. Liang, S. G. Johnson, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Three-dimensional controlled geometric distribution of optical gain in polymer particles produced via an in-fiber fluid instability,” MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov. 25 – Nov. 30, 2012.
Cpa07) J. J. Kaufman, G. Tao, S. Shabahang, D. S. Deng, X. Liang, S. G. Johnson, Y. Fink, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Scalable generation of structured particles through an in-fiber fluid instability,” MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, Nov. 25 – Nov. 30, 2012.
Cpa06) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, S. Dai, and A. F. Abouraddy, "One-step multi-material preform extrusion for robust chalcogenide glass optical fibers and tapers,” XIII PNCS International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids (XIII PNCS), Sept. 16-20, 2012, Yichang Three Gorges, Hubei, P. R. China.
Cpa05) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, “Optical dispersion control and full-octave supercontinuum generation in robust chalcogenide glass fibers and tapers,” XIII PNCS International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids (XIII PNCS), Yichang Three Gorges, Hubei, P. R. China, Sept. 16-20, 2012.
Cpa04) G. Tao, S. Shabahang, J. J. Kaufman, and A. F. Abouraddy, “One-step multi-material optical fiber preform extrusion for robust chalcogenide glass optical fibers and tapers," The American Ceramic Society's 2012 Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), St. Louis, MO, May 20 – 24, 2012.
Cpa03) Z. Yang, G. Tao, A. F. Abouraddy, and Barry Luther-Davies, "Fabrication of chalcogenide microspheres," the XIII PNCS International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids (XIII PNCS), Yichang Three Gorges, Hubei, P. R. China, Sept. 16-20, 2012.
Cpa02) S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. Abouraddy, "Optical dispersion control and full-octave supercontinuum generation in robust chalcogenide glass fibers and tapers," The American Ceramic Society's 2012 Glass & Optical Materials Division Annual Meeting (GOMD), St. Louis, MO, May 20 – 24, 2012.
Cpa01) J. Kaufman, S. Shabahang, G. Tao, and A. F. Abouraddy, "Fabrication of glassy nano-spheres via Rayleigh instabilities in multi-material fibers," TechConnect World, Nanotech 2011, Boston, MA, June 13-16 2011.

G. Magazines

M1) G. Tao and A. F. Abouraddy, Robust fibers for delivering infrared light,” SPIE Newsrooms, Dec. 12 2014.  DOI: 10.1117/2.1201411.005660

H. Books (Chapters)


B1) G. Tao, A. F. Abouraddy, A. M. Stolyarov, and Y. Fink, “Multimaterial Fibers,” Chapter 1 of Lab-on-Fiber Technology, A. Cusano, M. Consales, A. Crescitelli, and A. Ricciardi, Eds., (Springer, 2015).