National Institutes of Health
Houxun Miao is currently a staff scientist at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH). He received his B. S. in Mechanical Engineering and M. S. in Optical Engineering from Tsinghua University in 2002 and 2004, respectively. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University in 2008. Prior to joining NIH in 2012, he worked as a postdoctoral research associate at the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). His research interests include nanofabrication enabled novel x-ray imaging systems, optical MEMS/NEMS, nanophotonics, ultrafast optics and optical communications.