Faculty Research (A-Z)

Name Title Area Ph.D. R Interests
Mahnoosh Alizadeh Assistant Professor CSP / Controls University of California, Davis Smart Infrastructure, Cyber-physical Systems, Smart Cities, Networked Control Systems
Kaustav Banerjee Professor CE / EP University of California, Berkeley Nanoelectronics; Physics, Technology, and Applications of Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials; 2D Materials and their Heterostructures; Bioelectronics; Quantum Electronics; Ultra-Low Power Devices, Circuits and Sensors
Daniel Blumenthal Professor EP University of Colorado at Boulder Optical Communications and Networks, Optical Packet Switching, Ultra Low Loss Waveguide (ULLW) Platform and Devices, Low-noise and Linewidth Lasers, Integrated Optical Gyros, Ultrafast Optical Signal Processing, Photonic Integration in InP, SiPh/InP and Silicon Photonic and Nano-photonic Device Technologies
John Bowers Professor EP Stanford University Photonic Materials, Devices, Systems and Networks
Forrest Brewer Professor CE University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign VLSI Design and Architecture, System Level Tools and Specification
James Buckwalter Professor EP California Institute of Technology High-speed Mixed-signal Circuits, RF and Millimeter-wave Integrated Circuits and Systems, RF Photonic, Optoelectronic Interfaces, CMOS and III-V ICs
Katie Byl Associate Professor Controls Massachusetts Institute of Technology Robotics, Autonomous Systems, Dynamics, Control, Manipulation, Locomotion, Learning
Shiv Chandrasekaran Professor Controls Yale University Fast Algorithms for Partial Differential Equations, Signal and Image Processing
Larry Coldren Research Professor & Professor Emeritus EP Stanford University Optoelectronic Materials and Devices with an emphasis on Photonic Integrated Circuits for Optical Communication and Sensing Applications
Nadir Dagli Professor EP Massachusetts Institute of Technology Design, Fabrication, and Modeling of Photonic Integrated Circuits; Ultra-fast Electro-optic Modulators; WDM Components; Photonic Nanostructures
Steven Denbaars Professor EP University of Southern California Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Optoelectronics and Electronics
Jerry Gibson Professor CSP Southern Methodist University Voice and Video Compression, Multimedia over Networks, Wireless Communications
Arthur Gossard Research Professor & Professor Emeritus EP University of California, Berkeley Growth of Quantum Structures and Nanostructures by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
João Hespanha Professor Controls Yale University Hybrid and Switched Systems; the Modeling and Control of Communication Networks; Distributed Control over Communication Networks (also known as networked control systems); the Use of Vision in Feedback Control; Game Theory; and Stochastic Modeling in Biology
Jonathan Klamkin Associate Professor EP University of California, Santa Barbara Integrated Photonics, Silicon Photonics, Optical Communications, Nanophotonics, Microwave Photonics, Compound Semiconductors, Photonic Integration Techniques, Electronic-photonic Integration
Hua Lee Professor Emeritus CSP University of California, Santa Barbara High-Resolution Imaging Techniques; Microwave, Acoustic, and Ultrasound Imaging Systems; Medical Imaging Devices; Distributed Sensing and Imaging Networks
Upamanyu Madhow Professor CSP University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Wireless Communication, Sensor Networks, Multimedia Security
B.S. Manjunath Professor CSP University of Southern California Image Informatics
Jason Marden Associate Professor Controls University of California, Los Angeles Game Theoretic Methods for Coordination of Large Scale Distributed Systems
Umesh Mishra Professor EP Cornell University Physics and Technology of Devices Based on Wide Bandgap Materials. Applications: Microwave Electronics, Power Electronics, Opto-electronics and Sensing
Galan Moody Assistant Professor EP University of Colorado Boulder Quantum Photonics and Optoelectronics; Physics of Nanoscale Quantum Systems and Devices including Quantum Dots and 2D Materials; Quantum Light Generation, Manipulation, and Detection; Hybrid Quantum Systems; Valleytronics
Yasamin Mostofi Professor CSP /
Stanford University Mobile Sensor/Vehicle Networks, Wireless Communications, Networked Control Systems
Christopher Palmstrøm Professor EP University of Leeds, U.K. Spintronics, Metallization of Semiconductors, Thin Film Analysis, Dissimilar Materials Epitaxial Growth, and Molecular Beam and Chemical Beam Epitaxial Growth of Metallic Compounds, Functional Materials, Magnetic Materials and Compound Semiconductors
Behrooz Parhami Professor CE University of California, Los Angeles Computer Arithmetic, Parallel Processing, Dependable Computing, Computer Architecture
Ramtin Pedarsani Assistant Professor CSP University of California, Berkeley Information and Coding Theory, Stochastic Systems, Network Control, Distributed Computation
Pierre Petroff Research Professor & Professor Emeritus EP University of California, Berkeley Growth and Spectroscopy of Confined 2D and 3D Confined Electrons in Semiconductors; Modifications of the Electronic States in these Quantum Confined Systems w/ Confined Photons
Mark Rodwell Professor EP Stanford University Research in very high frequency electronics: transistors, ICs, communications and imaging systems operating from 60-600GHz.  Research on nm transistors for VLSI.
Kenneth Rose Professor CSP California Institute of Technology Information Theory, Signal Compression and Networking, Pattern Recognition
Loai Salem Assistant Professor EP University of California, San Diego Power Management Integrated Circuits including Energy Harvesters and RF Supply Modulators, RF Power Amplifiers, Low-power Mixed-signal Circuits with focus on New Architectures for Analog/Digital Corcuits
Clint Schow Professor EP University of Texas at Austin Optoelectronic/Electronic Integration and Co-design, Photonic Switching, Equalization Techniques for High-speed Optical Links, Optoelectronic Devices, Integrated Transceiver Packaging
Jon Schuller Associate Professor EP Stanford University Nanophotonics, Plasmonics, Metamaterials, Photovoltaics, Organic Semiconductors, and IR Spectroscopy
Pradeep Sen Professor CSP Stanford University Computer Graphics, Imaging, Computer Vision
Spencer L. Smith Associate Professor EP University of California, Los Angeles Neuroengineering, Optics, Imaging, Neuroscience, Vision, Neural modelling, Electronics
Dmitri Strukov Professor CE Stony Brook University Solid-State Nanoionics, Emerging Electron Devices and Circuits, Non-Volatile Memories, Neuromorphic Computing
Andrew Teel Professor Controls University of California, Berkeley Development of Feedback Control Algorithms for Nonlinear and Hybrid Dynamical Systems
Luke Theogarajan Professor CE Massachusetts Institute of Technology Low-Power Analog VLSI, Biomimetic Nanosystems, Neural Prostheses, Biosensors, Block Polymer Synthesis, Self-Assembly, and Microfabrication
Christos Thrampoulidis Assistant Professor CSP California Institute of Technology High-dimensional Data Analysis, Mathematical Optimization, Compressive Sensing, Signal Processing
Yon Visell Associate Professor CSP McGill University Haptics, Robotics, Tactile Sensing, Soft Electronics, Bioinspired Systems
Li-C Wang Professor CE University of Texas at Austin Design Verification, Timing Validation, Silicon Debug and Diagnosis
Yuan Xie Professor CE Princeton University VLSI Design, Electronics Design Automation, Computer Architecture, Embedded Systems Design
Robert York Professor EP Cornell University Electronics and Photonics; Microwave and Millimeter-wave Circuits and Devices; Ferroelectric Thin-film Technology and Applications
Zheng Zhang Assistant Professor CE Massachusetts Institute of Technology Design Automation Algorithms for VLSI/MEMS/Photonics; Uncertainty Quantification and Data Analysis; Modeling and Control for Robotic and Autonomous Systems; Computation for Biomedical Imaging