Dr. C.W. Qiu received the B.Eng. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China in 2003, and the Ph. D. degree from the Joint Ph. D. Program between the National University of Singapore, Singapore and SUPELEC, France in 2007. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Physics Department of Massachusetts Institute of Technology till the end of 2009, and in December 2009, he joined ECE Department of NUS as an Assistant Professor. He was the recipient of the SUMMA Graduate Fellowship in Advanced Electromagnetics in 2005. He was also the recipient of the IEEE AP-S Graduate Research Award in 2006. In 2007, he received a Young Scientist Travel Grant of ISAP in 2007, URSI Young Scientist Award in 2008, and NUS Young Investigator Award in 2011. His research interests are in the areas of electromagnetic wave theory of complex media (e.g., chiral, anisotropic, and bianisotropic materials), invisibility cloaks, surface plasmonics and nanophotonics. He has published over 60 journal papers and one book chapter, with media coverage by Science Magazine and Straits Times. He has also been invited to give invited talks at international conferences, and serving as Associate Editor for the Advanced Electromagnetics Journal.