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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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College Research Initiatives

Selected Publications

  • S. Jafar-Zanjani, M.M. Salary, H. Mosallaei, Metafabrics for Thermoregulation and Energy-Harvesting Applications, ACS Photonics, 4(4), 2017, 915-927
  • A. Forouzmand, H. Mosallaei, Real-Time Controllable and Multi-Functional Metasurfaces Utilizing Indium Tin Oxide Materials: A Phased Array Prospective, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 16(2),   2017, 296-306
  • A. Forouzmand, H. Mosallaei, Shared Aperture Antenna for Simultaneous Two-Dimensional Beam Steering at Near-Infrared and Visible, Journal of Nanophotonics, 11(1),  2017, 010501
  • M.M. Salary, A. Forouzmand, H. Mosallaei, Model Order Reduction of Large-Scale Metasurfaces Using a Hierarchical Dipole Approximation, ACS Photonics, 4(1),      2016, 63-75
  • J. Cheng, H. Mosallaei, Truly Achromatic Optical Metasurfaces: A Filter Circuit Theory Based-Design, JOSA B, 32(10), 2015, 2115-2121
  • J. Cheng, D. Ansari, H. Mosallaei, Wave Manipulation with Designer Dielectric Metasurfaces, Optics Lett, 39(21), 2014, 6285-6288

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January 17, 2018

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei's research on graphene optomechanics was featured in MRS Bulletin's article "Theoretical framework illuminates graphene’s optomechanical properties".

January 2, 2018

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei's article on "Unidirectional thermal radiation from a SiC metasurface" in the Journal of the Optical Society of America B was selected as an Editor's Pick.

October 27, 2017

ECE Professor Hossein Mosallaei's article on "Graphene-based near-field optical microscopy: high-resolution imaging using reconfigurable gratings" is one of the top downloaded articles in microscopy from Applied Optics, Biomedical Optics Express, and Journal of the Optical Society of America A.

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