Yuzhen Shen

Assistant Physicist

Yuzhen Shen is responsible for the ultrafast laser systems at the Source Development Laboratory (SDL) of the National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS). SDL is a laser linac facility dedicated to research, development, and applications of accelerator-based light sources.

Professional Activities

Phone: 344-5172
Fax: 631-344-3029
Email: yushen@bnl.gov


  • Ph.D. 2002: Chemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Ph.D. 1997: Optical Engineering, Tianjin University, P. R. China


  • Ultrafast lasers and optics
  • Diagnostics of free-electron lasers
  • Coherent THz generation and application to nonlinear optics

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