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Hossein Mosallaei

332 Dana Research Center
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Hossein Mosallaei is Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Northeastern University. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in June 2001. From 2002-2005 he was on the faculty of EECS Department at the University of Michigan as an Assistant Research Scientist. He joined Northeastern in 2005, and is the Director of Computational EM & Physics Laboratory. He leads research activities in the areas of Physics and Modeling of Metamaterials, Hybridized Materials, Microwave and Photonic Systems, Nanoscale Plasmonics, and Quantum/Molecular Phenomena.


  • PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, 2001

Research & Scholarship Interests

Electromagnetics and optics, quantum systems, nanoscale materials and metamaterials, nanoantennas, THz-IR Devices, multiscale computation and mathematical-numerical models
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Selected Publications

  • A. Forouzmand, H. Mosallaei, Dynamic Beam Control via Mie-Resonance Based Phase-Change Metasurface: A Theoretical Investigation, Optics Express, 26(14) 2018
  • A. Forouzmand, M.M. Salary, S. Inampudi, H. Mosallaei, A Tunable Multigate Indium-Tin-Oxide-Assisted All-Dielectric Metasurface, Advanced Optical Materials, 6(7), 2018, 1701275
  • S. Inampudi, J. Cheng, M.M. Salary, H. Mosallaei, Unidirectional Thermal Radiation from SiC metasurface, JOSA B, 35(1), 2018
  • M.M. Salary, S. Inampudi, H. Mosallaei, Characterization of Optomechanical Modes in Multilayer Stack of Graphene sheets, Journal of Materials Research, 2017
  • J. Cheng, D. Ansari, H. Mosallaei, Wave Manipulation with Designer Dielectric Metasurfaces, Optics Lett, 39(21), 2014, 6285-6288
  • S. Valleau, S.K. Saikin, D. Ansari O.B., M. Rostami, H. Mosallaei, A. Aspuru-Guzik, Electromagnetic Study of the Chlorosome Antenna Complex of Chlorobium-Tepidum, ACS Nano, 2014

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May 23, 2019

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei's paper on "A Tunable Multigate Indium‐Tin‐Oxide‐Assisted All‐Dielectric Metasurface" is one of the featured articles in the Best of Advanced Optical Materials 2018.

March 14, 2019

ECE PhD student Mohammad Mahdi Salary from Professor Hossein Mosallaei's group receives Honorable Student Paper Award in the 2019 IEEE AP-S/URSI Conference , held in Atlanta, GA. The work is on...

January 4, 2019

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei was awarded a $500K grant, in collaboration with California Institute of Technology, for "Optical Links for Space" from the NASA Innovative program.

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