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Bhattacharya, Pallab

Charles M. Vest Distinguished University Professor; James R. Mellor Professor of EngineeringProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Research Interests: Molecular beam epitaxy, low-dimensional quantum confined systems, quantum dot lasers and detectors, optoelectronic integrated circuits, spintronic devices.Web: https://bhattacharya.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: (734) 763-6678Office: 2306 EECS

Cundiff, Steven

Harrison M Randall Collegiate Professor of PhysicsProfessor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Email: Phone: 734-764-4437Office: 450 Church St.

Deotare, Parag

Assistant ProfessorAssistant Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Research Interests: Research includes light-matter interaction in nanoscale systems and the development of low energy photonic and excitonic devices for applications in data communication and life sciences.Web: https://optoexcitonics.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: 734-647-3119Office: 3304 GG Brown

Fessler, Jeffrey A.

William L. Root Collegiate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Biomedical Engineering; Radiologyhe/him/his
Research Interests: Statistical signal and image processing; Tomographic imaging; Parameter estimation; machine-learning methods for inverse problems.Web: http://web.eecs.umich.edu/~fessler/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=8e-DUMQJWGUEmail: Phone: (734) 763-1434Office: 4431 EECS

Forrest, Stephen R.

Peter A. Franken Distinguished University Professor; Paul G. Goebel Professor of EngineeringProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Physics; Materials Science & Engineering; Applied Physics
Research Interests: Organic Electronics, Photonic Integrated Circuits, Photonic MaterialsWeb: http://www.umich.edu/~ocm/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=boD-SS1pnNQEmail: Phone: (734) 647-1147Office: 2238 EECS

Galvanauskas, Almantas

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: High power ultrafast fiber lasers for nonlinear optics, high intensity laser-matter interactions, laser driven secondary-radiation such as gamma and x-ray sources, and laser acceleration of charged particles. Main emphasis of current research efforts is on developing a new generation of laser-plasma accelerator drivers that could enable high energy and brightness particle accelerators for future fundamental science experiments as well as for new applications in biology, medicine and material science.Web: https://galvanauskas.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: (734) 615-7166Office: 6102 ERB I

Goldman, Rachel S.

Professor, Materials Science EngineeringProfessor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: My research involves investigations of structure-property relationships in thin films and heterostructures.Web: http://msewww.engin.umich.edu/people/rsgoldEmail: Phone: (734) 647-6821Office: 2094 H.H. Dow

Grbic, Anthony

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Research Interests: Engineered electromagnetic structures (metamaterials, metasurfaces, electromagnetic band-gap materials, frequency selective surfaces), antennas, near-field radiation and localized waves, microwave circuits, plasmonics, optics, wireless power transmission systems, and analytical modeling in electromagnetics/optics.Web: https://grbic.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=P9NhSSFEqhAEmail: Phone: (734) 647-1797Office: 3238 EECS

Guo, L. Jay

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Macromolecular Science & Engineering; Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: Polymer-based photonic sensors and photoacoustics, organic and hybrid photovoltaics, flexible transparent conductors, plasmonic nanophotonics & structural colors, nanomanufacturing technologies and applications.Web: http://www.guogroup.org/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtJ6r6a9eXIEmail: Phone: (734) 647-7718Office: 2304 EECS

Islam, Mohammed N.

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Engineering (courtesy)
Research Interests: Mid- and near-infrared laser sources and their applications in defense and healthcare. On the defense side, applications include infrared countermeasures, explosives detection, and active remote sensing. On the healthcare side, his research relates to using fiber lasers in cardiology, dentistry, non-invasive glucose monitoring and blood analyte measurements, and selective ablation of visceral fat for diabetes treatment.Web: https://islam.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT-hzPlGeVc&t=8sEmail: Phone: (734) 647-9700Office: 2401 EECS

Kira, Mackillo

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Ultra-high intensity laser plasma interactions.Web: https://qstl.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZLzAWu6kUwEmail: Phone: 734-764-4640Office: 3116 ERB I

Krushelnick, Karl M.

Professor, Nuclear Engineering & Radiological ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Physics
Research Interests: Ultra-high intensity laser plasma interactions.Web: https://ners.engin.umich.edu/people/karl-krushelnick/Email: Phone: (734) 763-4877Office: 1006 Gerstacker

Ku, Pei-Cheng

Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceAssociate Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics, Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Research Interests: Optoelectronic devices and materials with current focus on integrated photonics, semiconductor light sources (both classical and quantum) and their applications.Web: http://web.eecs.umich.edu/~peicheng/Email: Phone: (734) 764-7134Office: 2246 EECS

Lee, Somin Eunice

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceAssistant Professor (courtesy), Biomedical Engineering
Research Interests: Use of nanoscale-dependent properties to enable unique spatial and temporal capabilities needed for quantification in bioscience and medicine; Areas of expertise include plasmonics, nanophotonics, bionanotechnologies.Web: http://bioplasmonics.org/Email: Phone: 734-764-7054Office: 2243 EECS

Maksimchuk, Anatoly M.

Research Scientist
Research Interests: Laser-matter interaction at relativistic intensities, table-top particle accelerators, high-power short pulse lasers.Email: Phone: (734) 763-6007Office: 1010 ERB I

Merlin, Roberto

Peter A. Franken Collegiate Professor of PhysicsProfessor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Inelastic light scattering, ultrafast lasers, coherent optical phenomena, low dimensional semiconductor structures, superconductors, magnetic materialsWeb: https://lsa.umich.edu/physics/people/faculty/merlin.htmlEmail: Phone: (734) 763-9759Office: 4239 Randall Lab

Michielssen, Eric

Louise Ganiard Johnson Professor of EngineeringProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceAssociate Vice President, Advanced Research Computing
Research Interests: Computational, Applied, and Theoretical Electromagnetics; Antennas; Microwave and millimeter wave circuits and packaging.Web: https://michielssen.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: (734) 647-1793Office: 3240 EECS

Muniz, Rodrigo Angelo

Research Investigator
Email: Phone: (734) 763-4878Office: 2104 ERB-1

Nees, John A.

Associate Research Scientist
Research Interests: Formation of ultra-intense optical pulses in solid-state lasers for applications in high-field physicsEmail: Phone: (734) 764-9271Office: 1012 Gerstaker

Norris, Theodore B.

Gerard A. Mourou Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Research Interests: Application of femtosecond optical techniques to the physics of semiconductor nanostructures, in developing new ultrafast optical and optoelectronic measurement techniques, THz generation and measurement, plasmonics in nanostructures, and novel methods for biological imaging and in vivo sensing.Web: https://norris.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=7hppJHZ66JYEmail: Phone: (734) 764-9269Office: 6117 ERB I

Phillips, Jamie D.

Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; Associate Chair of Undergraduate ECE AffairsProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Research Interests: Optoelectronic materials and devices for the next generation of infrared imagers, photovoltaics, and thin film electronics.Web: https://phillips.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbt2ShpQZ60Email: Phone: (734) 764-4157Office: 2305 EECS

Rand, Stephen

Director, Center for Dynamic Magneto-Optics (DYNAMO)Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Physics
Research Interests: Optical magnetism and optical refrigeration.Web: https://rand.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: (734) 763-6810Office: 3102 ERB I

Steel, Duncan

Robert J. Hiller ProfessorProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Physics; Applied Physics; Biophysics Program; Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Gerontology
Research Interests: Laser spectroscopy, Optical physics, Condensed matter physics, Biophysics, Quantum Computing.Web: https://dsteel.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=8M7xc0nMeD8Email: Phone: (734) 764-2386Office: 3117 ERB I

Terry, Fred

Director, College of Engineering First Year ProgramsProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Applied Physicshe/him/his
Research Interests: Electronic properties of materials and their effects on devices; physics of solid state devices.Web: https://terry.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvFoXzurM7EEmail: Phone: (734) 763-9764Office: 2308 EECS

Whitaker, John F.

Research Scientist
Research Interests: Photonics-based probes and measurement techniques; pulsed-terahertz science and technology.Email: Phone: (734) 763-1324Office: 232 ERB II

Willingale, Louise

Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Laser-driven electron and ion acceleration, relativistic laser propagation through underdense and near-critical density plasmas, laser-driven magnetic reconnection, and proton radiography to study electric and magnetic fields generated during the laser-plasma interactions.Web: https://willingale.engin.umich.edu/Email: Phone: (734) 647-9543Office: 6109 ERB-1

Winful, Herbert

Joseph E. and Anne P. Rowe Professor of Electrical EngineeringArthur F. Thurnau ProfessorProfessor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Nonlinear optics and photonics; fiber laser arrays; nonlinear periodic structures; tunneling time; nanophotonics; semiconductor laser frequency combs.Web: https://winful.engin.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37606-0izggEmail: Phone: (734) 647-1804Office: 3106 ERB

Winick, Kim A.

Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Email: Phone: (734) 764-5203Office: 4423 EECS

Yoon, Euisik

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceProfessor (courtesy), Biomedical Engineering
Research Interests: Integrated circuits and microsystems; BioMEMS and lab-on-chips; implantable biomedical sensors; low-power mixed-mode circuits.Web: http://yoon.eecs.umich.edu/Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kzaJ-yuf8YEmail: Phone: (734) 615-4469Office: 2400 EECS

Zhong, Zhaohui

Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Nanoelectronics and nanophotonics, microwave and terahertz frequency nanoelectronics, solar cell technology, chemical and biological sensing, nanomaterial synthesis.Web: http://web.eecs.umich.edu/zhonglab/Email: Phone: (734) 647-1953Office: 2241 EECS