Zhiheng Quan is postdoc research fellow/ Research Engineer. His research interests focus on the design and development of innovative photonic hybrid integration and packaging process for Photonics integrated Circuits in Si and InP based platforms. He received his BEng. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University College Cork (UCC), Ireland in 2011. He obtained an internship as a Design Evaluation Engineer in RF & HSI ICs laboratory at the European headquarters of Analog Devices, Inc. In 2017, he received his Ph.D in Photonics from Tyndall National Institute with his thesis entitled “Thin film optoelectronics and their thermal management”. During his Ph.D study, he was awarded Marie-Curie Early-Stage Researcher fellowship, and on secondment to R&D department of Seagate Technology in UK for one year.