For a complete list of publications see:
Google Scholar


A nanostructured thin film for identifying the twist of light (co-inventor): PCT: 2014-044PCT.

Determining complex refractive index values of a sample in three dimensions, Australian provisional patent application (principal inventor).


Wei S, Si G, Malek M, Earl SK, Du L, Kou SS, Yuan X and Lin J (2018) Toward broadband, dynamic structuring of a complex plasmonic field, Science Advances, 4:eaao0533-eaao0533.

Wang R, Wang Y, Zhang D, Si G, Zhu L, Du L, Kou SS, Badugu R, Rosenfield M, Lin J, Wang P, Ming H, Yuan X and Lakowicz JR (2017) Diffraction-Free Bloch Surface Waves, ACS Nano, 11(6): 5383–5390.

Balaur E, Sadatnajafi C, Kou SS, Lin J and Abbey B (2016) Continuously tunable, polarization controlled, colour palette produced from nanoscale plasmonic pixels, Sci Rep., 6: 28062.

Kou SS, Yuan G, Wang Q, Du L, Balaur E, Zhang D, Tang D, Abbey B, Yuan XC and Lin J (2016) On-chip photonic Fourier transform with surface plasmon polaritons, Light: Sci and Appl., e16034.

Du L*, Kou SS*, Balaur E, Cadusch J, Roberts A, Abbey B, Yuan XC, Tang D and Lin J (2015) Broadband chirality-coded meta-aperture for photon-spin resolving, Nat. Commun., 6: 10051.

Lin J, Wang Q, Yuan G, Du L, Kou SS and Yuan XC (2015) Mode-matching metasurfaces: coherent reconstruction and multiplexing of surface waves, Sci Rep., 5: 10529.

Sheppard CJR, Kou SS,  Lin J, Sharma M and Barbastathis G (2014) Temporal reshaping of two-dimensional pulses, Opt Express, 22(26): 32016-25.

Goh XM, Kou SS, Kouskousis BP, Dragomir NM, Collins SF, Baxter GW and Roberts A (2014) Non-destructive three-dimensional optical imaging of a fiber bragg grating, IEEE Photonics, 6(5): 1-7.

Sheppard CJR, Kou SS and Lin J (2014) Two-dimensional complex source point solutions: application to propagationally invariant beams, optical fiber modes, planar waveguides, and plasmonic devices, J Opt Soc Am A, 31(12): 2674-79.

Sheppard CJR, Kou SS and Lin J (2014) The Green-function transform and wave propagation, Front Phys., 2: 67.

Kou SS, Sheppard CJR and Lin J (2013) Calculation of the volumetric diffracted field with a three-dimensional convolution: the 3D angular spectrum (3D-AS) method, Opt Lett., 38(24): 5296-98.

Sheppard CJR, Lin J and Kou SS (2013) Rayleigh–Sommerfeld diffraction formula in k space, J Opt Soc Am A, 30(6): 1180-83.

Sheppard CJR, Kou SS and Depeursinge C (2012) Reconstruction in interferometric synthetic aperture microscopy: comparison with optical coherence tomography and digital holographic microscopy, J Opt Soc Am A, 29(3): 244-50.

Lin J, Yuan XC, Kou SS, Sheppard CJR, Rodríguez-Herrera OG and Dainty JC (2011) On the direct calculation of a three-dimensional diffracted field, Opt Lett., 36(8): 1341-43.

Kou SS, Waller L, Barbastathis G, Marquet P, Depeursinge C and Sheppard CJR (2011) Quantitative phase restoration by direct inversion using the optical transfer function, Opt Lett., 36(14):2671-73.

Cotte Y, Toy FM, Arfire C, Kou SS, Boss D, Bergoënd I and Depeursinge C (2011) Realistic 3D coherent transfer function inverse filtering of complex fields, Biomed Opt Express, 2(8): 2216-30.

* Contributed equally to work.