Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

ECE Research Faculty


Ethem Erkan Aktakka
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Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2411 EECS
Phone: 734-272-3170
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Research Interests: Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS), micro actuators and sensors, mechatronics, micro fabrication and packaging technologies, energy harvesting, power management circuits, acoustic and ultrasonic transducers, smart materials and structures, piezoelectric devices.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Solid-State Devices and Nanotechnology; Integrated Circuits and VLSI; Energy Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Environmental Sensors; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Power Sources and Energy Harvesting; Electromechanical Energy Conversion and Energy Harvesting; Solid-State Energy Conversion Technologies; Renewable Energy (Solar Cells, Wind, Energy Scavenging); Energy harvesting; Sensing systems.

Yu-Chih Chen
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2322 EECS
Phone: 734-763-5914
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Degree: PhD
Research Interests: Microfluidic high-throughput single-cell assays, next generation sequencing, and data mining based on cell properties and public databases. Using this integrated approach we can discover novel genes and regulators in cancer development and metastasis.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems.

Jae Yoong Cho
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2227 EECS
Phone: 734-647-3984
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Research Interests: Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS), micro fabrication and packaging technologies, and control algorithms for microsystems.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems.

Scott Green
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2409 EECS
Phone: (734) 764-8812
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Degree: PhD
Research Interests: Microsystems, magnetoelastic sensors and actuators, smart medical devices (implants and surgical tools), microdischarge devices (including miniature and microfabricated sputter ion pumps, fabrication and bonding processes for use of non-standard microsystem materials such as bulk metals.

Brent Griffin
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Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 4400 EECS
Phone: 734-763-6724
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Degree: Phd
Research Interests: Robotics and autonomous systems, computer vision, control systems.
Research Areas: Control Systems; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Computer Vision.

Guohong He
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2229 EECS
Phone: 734-647-5363
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Research Interests: Research interests include the design, fabrication, integration and packaging of micro sensors, interface electronics, microsystem manufacture, sensor fusion and applications.

In Hee Lee
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2431 EECS
Phone: 734-615-2886
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Degree: PhD University of Michigan
Research Interests: Miniature sensing systems; Low-power circuit design for energy harvesters, power management units, and sensor interfaces.

Tao Li
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2408 EECS
Phone: (734) 615-7983
Fax: (734) 763-9324
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Michigan
Research Interests: Microsensors; Microactuators; analog and digital interfaces for MEMS devices; Micromachining technologies, such as micro electro-discharge machining (micro-EDM) and micro ultrasonic machining (micro-USM), and their applications
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.
Areas of Specialty: Implantable Devices; Environmental Sensors; MEMS Technology and Packaging; Power Sources and Energy Harvesting; Sensing systems.

Valdis V. Liepa
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Division: ECE
Title: Research Scientist
Address: 3225 EECS
Phone: (734) 647-1792
Fax: (734) 647-1792
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Michigan
Research Interests: Electromagnetic scattering and diffraction, measurements of electromagnetic fields, numerical techniques

Anatoly M. Maksimchuk
Division: ECE
Title: Research Scientist
Address: 1010 ERB I
Phone: (734) 763-6007
Fax: (734) 763-4876
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Degree: Ph.D. P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute Moscow
Research Interests: Laser-matter interaction at relativistic intensities, table-top particle accelerators, high-power short pulse lasers.
Research Areas: Optics and Photonics; Plasma Science and Engineering.
Areas of Specialty: Ultrafast Optics.

Moussa N'Gom
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 3111 ERB1
Phone: (734) 936-1167
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Research Interests: Optics and Photonics; light matter interaction, computational optics, Wavefront shaping in complex media, ultrafast optics, plasmonics. Current research: Light manipulation through turbid media for improved imaging and light delivery through biological tissues. Wavefront shaping to control modes in optical fibers to compensate for modal dispersion and increase data rates in multimode fibers.
Research Areas: Optics and Photonics.

Adib Y. Nashashibi
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Division: ECE
Title: Associate Research Scientist
Address: 3227 EECS
Phone: (734) 764-1091
Fax: (734) 647-2106
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Degree: Ph.D. University of Michigan
Research Interests: Microwave and millimeter-wave remote sensing, antennas, radar technology, wave propagation.
Research Areas: Applied Electromagnetics and RF Circuits.
Areas of Specialty: Radio Frequency (RF), Microwave, and Millimeter-wave Circuits; Remote Sensing; Wave Propagation.

John A. Nees
Division: ECE
Title: Associate Research Scientist
Address: 1012 Gerstaker
Phone: (734) 764-9271
Fax: (734) 763-4876
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Degree: MA U-Rochester
Research Interests: Formation of ultra-intense optical pulses in solid-state lasers for applications in high-field physics

Leland E. Pierce
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Division: ECE
Title: Associate Research Scientist
Address: 3237 EECS
Phone: (734) 763-3157
Fax: (734) 647-2106
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Michigan
Research Interests: Development of image processing techniques for radar remote sensing, Scattering models for natural targets

Yutao Qin
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2213 EECS
Phone: 734-936-0069
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Degree: PhD
Research Interests: Microscale gas chromatographs, gas sensors, and gas pumps.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems.
Areas of Specialty: Microfluidics and Gas/Chemical; Environmental Sensors.

John Seymour
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Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2227 EECS
Phone: 734-647-3984
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Degree: PhD
Research Interests: MEMS and microsystems for biomedical implants, with expertise in electrodes and optoelectrodes for neuroscience applications.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems.
Areas of Specialty: Implantable Devices; MEMS Technology and Packaging.

John F. Whitaker
Division: ECE
Title: Research Scientist
Address: 232 ERB II
Phone: (734) 763-1324
Fax: (734) 763-4876
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Rochester
Research Interests: Photonics-based probes and measurement techniques; pulsed-terahertz science and technology.
Research Areas: Optics and Photonics.
Areas of Specialty: Ultrafast Optics.

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Jong-Kwan Woo
Division: ECE
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Address: 2407 EECS
Phone: (734) 764-5160
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Research Interests: Low power and low noise circuits; MEMS and Microsystems; Device and circuit co-design.
Research Areas: MEMS and Microsystems; Integrated Circuits and VLSI.