Shangjr Gwo (Felix) 果尚志
Director and Distinguished Research Fellow

Ways to contact me:
Phone:02-2787-3102 or 2787-3128
Fax: 02-2787-3122
Address: Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica
128 Sec. 2, Academia Rd., Nankang, Taipei 11529, Taiwan
Awards and Honors:
2017 Outstanding Alumnus, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan
2016 The Chin-Tui Ho Award (Fundamental Sciences)
The Chin-Tui Ho Culture and Education Foundation
2015 The 59th Academic Award, Ministry of Education, Taiwan
2015 Academician, Asia-Pacific Academy of Materials
2013 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS)
2012 Fellow of the Physical Society of Republic of China (Taiwan)
2011 Chair Professor Award (Category: Nano Science and Technology)
The Far Eastern Y.-Z. Hsu Science and Technology Memorial Foundation
2010–2012 National Science Council “Outstanding Research Award”
2004–2006 National Science Council “Outstanding Research Award”
2002 Scientific Paper Award (Category: Nano Science and Technology)
The Far Eastern Y.-Z. Hsu Science and Technology Memorial Foundation
2001 “Ten Outstanding Young Persons” in R.O.C.
2001–2002 National Science Council “Outstanding Research Award”
2000 Academia Sinica “Young Scientist Award”

Advisory Boards:
2014–Present Member, Editorial Advisory Board, ACS Photonics
2018 Chair, International Advisory Committee, The 13th Conference on Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation (SRI-2018)
2017–2018 Vice Chair, Asia Oceania Forum for Synchrotron Radiation Research
2011–2015 Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Applied Physics Letters and Journal of Applied Physics



Research Fields:

  • Nanomaterial and Nanostructure Physics
  • Nanophotonics and Plasmonics
  • Surface and Interface Science
  • Nitride Materials for Optoelectronic and Electronic Applications
  • Synchrotron-based Photoelectron Microscopy and Spectroscopy

Recent Publications:

  1. S. Gwo, H.-Y. Chen, M.-H. Lin, L. Sun, and X. Li, “Nanomanipulation and controlled self-assembly of metal nanoparticles and nanocrystals for plasmonics,” Chem. Soc. Rev. vol. 45, pp. 5672–5716 (2016).
  2. S. Gwo and C.-K. Shih, “Semiconductor plasmonic nanolasers: Current status and perspectives,” Rep. Prog. Phys. vol. 79, 086501 (2016)
  3. C.-Y. Wang, H.-Y. Chen, L. Sun, W.-L. Chen, Y.-M. Chang, H. Ahn, X. Li, and S. Gwo, “Giant colloidal silver crystals for low-loss linear and nonlinear plasmonics,” Nature Commun. vol. 6, 7734 (2015).
  4. H.-Y. Chen, M.-H. Lin, C.-Y. Wang, Y.-M. Chang, and S. Gwo, “Large-scale hot spot engineering for quantitative SERS at the single-molecule scale,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. vol. 137, pp. 13698–13705 (2015).
  5. Y.-J. Lu, C.-Y. Wang, J. Kim, H.-Y. Chen, M.-Y. Lu, Y.-C. Chen, W.-H. Chang, L.-J. Chen, M. I. Stockman, C.-K. Shih, and S. Gwo, “All-color plasmonic nanolasers with ultralow thresholds: Autotuning mechanism for single-mode lasing,” Nano Lett. vol. 14, pp. 4381–4388 (2014).
  6. Y.-J. Lu, J. Kim, H.-Y. Chen, C. Wu, N. Dabidian, C. E. Sanders, C.-Y. Wang, M.-Y. Lu, B.-H. Li, X. Qiu, W.-H. Chang, L.-J. Chen, G. Shvets, C.-K. Shih, and S. Gwo, “Plasmonic nanolaser using epitaxially grown silver film,” Science vol. 337, pp. 450–453 (2012)
  7. M.-H. Lin, H.-Y. Chen, and S. Gwo, “Layer-by-layer assembly of three-dimensional colloidal supercrystals with tunable plasmonic properties,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. vol. 132, pp. 11259–11263 (2010).
  8. H.-W. Lin, Y.-J. Lu, H.-Y. Chen, H.-M. Lee, and S. Gwo, “InGaN/GaN nanorod array white light-emitting diode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. vol. 97, 073101 (2010).
  9. C.-L. Wu, H.-M. Lee, C.-T. Kuo, C.-H. Chen, and S. Gwo, “Absence of Fermi level pinning at cleaved nonpolar InN surfaces,” Phys. Rev. Lett. vol. 101, 106803 (2008).
  10. C.-F. Chen, S.-D. Tzeng, H.-Y. Chen, K.-J. Lin, and S. Gwo, “Tunable plasmonic response from alkanethiolate-stabilized gold nanoparticle superlattices: Evidence of near-field coupling,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. vol. 130, pp. 824–826 (2008).