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Optics and Photonics Faculty

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faculty photo Bhattacharya, Pallab
Charles M. Vest Distinguished University Professor; James R. Mellor Professor of Engineering
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 2306 EECS
Email: pkb @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-6678
Research Interests: Molecular beam epitaxy, low-dimensional quantum confined systems, quantum dot lasers and detectors, optoelectronic integrated circuits, spintronic devices.
 
faculty photo Cundiff, Steven
Harrison M Randall Collegiate Professor of Physics
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 450 Church St.
Email: cundiff @ umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-4437
 
faculty photo Deotare, Parag
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 3304 GG Brown
Email: pdeotare @ umich.edu
Phone: 734-647-3119
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.
 
faculty photo Fessler, Jeffrey A.   
William L. Root Collegiate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Biomedical Engineering; Radiology
Division: ECE
Address: 4431 EECS
Email: fessler @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-1434
Research Interests: Statistical signal and image processing; Tomographic imaging; Parameter estimation; machine-learning methods for inverse problems.
 
faculty photo Forrest, Stephen R.   
Peter A. Franken Distinguished University Professor; Paul G. Goebel Professor of Engineering
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Physics; Materials Science & Engineering; Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 2238 EECS
Email: stevefor @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-1147
Research Interests: Organic Electronics, Photonic Integrated Circuits, Photonic Materials
 
faculty photo Galvanauskas, Almantas
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 6102 ERB I
Email: almantas @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 615-7166
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.
 
faculty photo Goldman, Rachel S.
Professor, Materials Science Engineering
Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 2094 H.H. Dow
Email: rsgold @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-6821
Research Interests: My research involves investigations of structure-property relationships in thin films and heterostructures.
 
faculty photo Guo, L. Jay   
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Macromolecular Science & Engineering; Mechanical Engineering
Division: ECE
Address: 2304 EECS
Email: guo @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-7718
Research Interests: Polymer-based photonic sensors and photoacoustics, organic and hybrid photovoltaics, flexible transparent conductors, plasmonic nanophotonics & structural colors, nanomanufacturing technologies and applications.
 
faculty photo Islam, Mohammed N.   
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Engineering (courtesy)
Division: ECE
Address: 2401 EECS
Email: mni @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-9700
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.
 
faculty photo Kira, Mackillo   
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 3116 ERB I
Email: mackkira @ umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-4640
Research Interests: Quantum optoelectronics, semiconductor quantum optics, quantum optics, condensed-matter theory, terahertz spectroscopy, many-body interactions, photon correlations, coherent and ultrafast phenomena, and cluster-expansion approach.
 
faculty photo Krushelnick, Karl M.
Professor, Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Science
Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 1006 Gerstacker
Email: kmkr @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-4877
Research Interests: Ultra-high intensity laser plasma interactions.
 
faculty photo Ku, Pei-Cheng
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Associate Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics, Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Division: ECE
Address: 2246 EECS
Email: peicheng @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-7134
Research Interests: Optoelectronic devices and materials with current focus on integrated photonics, semiconductor light sources (both classical and quantum) and their applications.
 
faculty photo Kushner, Mark J.   
George I. Haddad Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences; Chemical Engineering; Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 2236 EECS
Email: mjkush @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-1695
Research Interests: Computational plasma science and engineering with applications to materials processing, microelectronics, photonics and lasers, biotechnology and medicine, and environment.
 
faculty photo Lee, Somin Eunice
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Assistant Professor (courtesy), Biomedical Engineering
Division: ECE
Address: 2243 EECS
Email: sleee @ umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-7054
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.
 
faculty photo Maksimchuk, Anatoly M.
Research Scientist
Division: ECE
Address: 1010 ERB I
Email: tolya @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-6007
Research Interests: Laser-matter interaction at relativistic intensities, table-top particle accelerators, high-power short pulse lasers.
 
faculty photo Merlin, Roberto
Peter A. Franken Collegiate Professor of Physics
Professor (courtesy), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 4239 Randall Lab
Email: merlin @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-9759
Research Interests: Inelastic light scattering, ultrafast lasers, coherent optical phenomena, low dimensional semiconductor structures, superconductors, magnetic materials
 
faculty photo Muniz, Rodrigo A.
Research Investigator
Division: ECE
Address: 2104 ERB-1
Email: rmuniz @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-4878
 
faculty photo Norris, Theodore B.   
Gerard A. Mourou Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Director, Center for Photonic and Multiscale Nanomaterials (C-PHOM)
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 6117 ERB I
Email: tnorris @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-9269
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.
 
faculty photo Peterson, Becky (R.L.)
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Assistant Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 2302 EECS
Email: blpeters @ umich.edu
Phone: (734)615-3105
Research Interests: Oxide semiconductor materials and devices; 3D-IC heterointegration of oxide-based thin film electronics with silicon CMOS; solution-processed inorganic electronic materials; crystalline gallium oxide for power devices.
 
faculty photo Phillips, Jamie D.   
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; Associate Chair of Undergraduate ECE Affairs
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 2305 EECS
Email: jphilli @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-4157
Research Interests: Optoelectronic materials and devices for the next generation of infrared imagers, photovoltaics, and thin film electronics.
 
faculty photo Rand, Stephen
Director, Center for Dynamic Magneto-Optics (DYNAMO)
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Applied Physics; Physics
Division: ECE
Address: 3102 ERB I
Email: scr @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-6810
Research Interests: Optical magnetism and optical refrigeration.
 
faculty photo Steel, Duncan   
Robert J. Hiller Professor
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Professor (courtesy), Physics; Applied Physics; Biophysics Program; Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Gerontology
Division: ECE
Address: 3117 ERB I
Email: dst @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-2386
Research Interests: Laser spectroscopy, Optical physics, Condensed matter physics, Biophysics, Quantum Computing.
 
faculty photo Whitaker, John F.
Research Scientist
Division: ECE
Address: 232 ERB II
Email: whitaker @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-1324
Research Interests: Photonics-based probes and measurement techniques; pulsed-terahertz science and technology.
 
faculty photo Willingale, Louise
Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 6109 ERB-1
Email: wlouise @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-9543
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.
 
faculty photo Winful, Herbert   
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 3106 ERB
Email: arrays @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-1804
Research Interests: Nonlinear optics and photonics; fiber laser arrays; nonlinear periodic structures; tunneling time; nanophotonics; semiconductor laser frequency combs.
 
faculty photo Winick, Kim A.
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 4423 EECS
Email: winick @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 764-5203
Research Interests: Glass/Crystal Integrated Optics, Photonics, Communication, Information Theory, Quantum Information, History of Science
 
faculty photo Zhong, Zhaohui
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Division: ECE
Address: 2241 EECS
Email: zzhong @ umich.edu
Phone: (734) 647-1953
Research Interests: Nanoelectronics and nanophotonics, microwave and terahertz frequency nanoelectronics, solar cell technology, chemical and biological sensing, nanomaterial synthesis.