People

Faculty

Thomas E. Murphy
Professor, ECE Dept.
Director, IREAP
ERF 1201J
e-mail: tem@umd.edu
W: 301-405-0030
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BS EE, BA Physics (Rice University, 1994); MS Electrical Engineering (MIT, 1997); PhD Electrical Engineering (MIT, 2001)

Postdoctoral Researchers

Matthew Davis
Postdoctoral Research Associate (ECE)
LPS 1339
e-mail: msdavi01@lps.umd.edu
W: 301-935-6453
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BS Physics (Illinois State University, 2006); PhD Electrical Engineering (Syracuse, 2018)
François Joint
Postdoctoral Research Associate (PHYS)
PHYS 2322
e-mail: fjoint@umd.edu
W: 301-405-6162
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Master of Engineering in Electronics and Telecommunication (ENSIL, 2014); PhD Electrical Engineering (Paris Sud University, 2019)
Ramesh K
Postdoctoral Research Associate (ECE)
LPS 1339
e-mail: rameshk@umd.edu
W: 301-935-6990
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BTech Electronics and Communication Engineering (University of Calicut, 2010); PhD Electrical Engineering (IIT Madras, 2019)
Antonio Levy
Postdoctoral Research Associate (PHYS)
PHYS 2322
e-mail: alevy124@umd.edu
W: 310-270-8055
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BS Applied Physics (Columbia University, 2012); PhD Physics (Columbia University, 2017)
Jayaprakash Poojali
Postdoctoral Research Associate (PHYS)
KEB 2140
e-mail: jpoojali@umd.edu
W: 301-405-9614
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BSc Electronics (S.V. University, 2005); MSc Electronics (Madras University, 2007); MTech/MS (Vellore Institute of Technology / Hochschule Karlsruhe Technik und Wirtschaft); PhD RF & Microwave Engineering (IIT Madras, 2017)
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Postdoctoral Research Associate (IREAP)
KEB 2135
e-mail: tem@umd.edu
W: 301-405-0030
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We are seeking talented individuals for multiple postdoctoral openings: https://www.photonics.umd.edu/postdoc-nano-femto/ https://www.photonics.umd.edu/lps-postdoc/  

Graduate Research Assistants

Matthew L. Chin
Graduate Research Assistant (ENMA)
Army Research Laboratory
e-mail: matthew.l.chin2.civ@mail.mil
W: 301-394-2830
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BSEE (Oregon State University, 2006); MSEE (Oregon State University, 2010)
Sai Kanth Dacha
Graduate Research Assistant (Physics)
KEB 2140
e-mail: sdacha@umd.edu
W: 301-405-9614
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BTech Engineering Physics (IIT Madras, 2016)
Anastasia Korolov
Graduate Research Assistant (PHYS - coadvised by Prof. R. Roy)
LTS
e-mail: akorolov@umd.edu
W: 301-405-8317
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BS Physics & Math (Tufts University, 2017)
Steven Lipkowitz
Graduate Research Assistant (ECE)
KEB 2140
e-mail: stl@terpmail.umd.edu
W: 301-405-9614
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BS Physics/Mathematics (Susquehanna University, 2014)
Kunyi Zhang
Graduate Research Assistant (ENMA - coadvised by Prof. O. Rabin)
ERF 1202V
e-mail: kunkin@umd.edu
W: 301-405-3382
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BS Materials Science and Engineering (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2016)

Undergraduate Students


Alumni – PhD and MS

  • Paveen Apiratikul (PhD ECE 12/2009, Currently: Skorpios Technologies)
  • Adam B. Cohen (PhD Physics 2011, Currently: DOE SunShot Postdoctoral Fellow)
  • Hien Dao (PhD Chemical Physics 9/2013, Currently: Intel)
  • Bryan M. Haas (PhD ECE 5/2009. Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Aaron M. Hagerstrom (PhD Physics 7/2015. Currently: NIST Boulder)
  • Joseph Hart (PhD Physics 11/2018, Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Mohammad Mehdi Jadidi (PhD ECE 2016, Currently: Columbia Nano Initiative Postdoctoral Fellow)
  • Kyowon Kim (PhD ECE 7/2015, Currently: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Edward Leong (MSEE 11/2016, currently: NASA GSFC)
  • Shanshan Li (PhD ECE 6/2015, Currently: Google)
  • Shu-Zee Alencious Lo (PhD ECE 6/2010. Currently: Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • Vincent R. Pagán (PhD EE 4/2015, Currently: Laboratory for Physical Sciences)
  • Bhargava Ravoori (PhD Physics 7/2011. Currently: Intel)
  • Reza Salem (PhD ECE 8/2006, Currently: Research Scientist at Thorlabs Quantum Electronics)
  • Ryan J. Suess (PhD ECE 2014; Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Jeremiah J. Wathen (PhD Physics 10/2014, Currently: Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory)
  • Caitlin R. S. Williams (PhD Physics 8/2013, Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Ting Xie (PhD Electrical Engineering 2016, Currently: LPS)

Alumni – Undergraduate Researchers

  • Navid Abedzadeh (Research Intern 2012-2013. Currently: Graduate Student at MIT)
  • Amir Ali Ahmadi (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2004, Currently: Prof. of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton)
  • Stanislaw Antol (TREND Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: Graduate Student at Virginia Tech)
  • Afrouz Azari (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2006, Currently: NIH)
  • Edem G. Bamezon (Undergraduate Intern 2014)
  • Jae Young (Dillan) Chang (TREND Undergraduate Student 2015)
  • Arnab Choudhury (ASPIRE Undergraduate Student 2003)
  • Kate Coppess (TREND Undergraduate Student 2014)
  • Tatiana Davidson Bajandas (TREND Undergraduate Student 2018)
  • Kristi Engel (TREND Undergraduate Student 2011)
  • Arman B. Fallahkhair (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2007)
  • Kevin Fei (TREND Undergraduate Student 2016)
  • Christopher Fritz (TREND Undergraduate Student 2015)
  • Anqi Fu (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2008. Currently: Graduate Research Assistant (ECE) Stanford)
  • Rachel Kramer (TREND Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: University of Michigan Medical Student)
  • Kai Sum Li (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2007)
  • Briana Mork (TREND Undergraduate Student 2014. Currently: Graduate Student at Notre Dame)
  • Peter Orlicki (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2005)
  • Mark Patrick (TREND Undergraduate Student 2007)
  • Ross Pleban (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2006)
  • Keshav Adhyay Rakesh (Undergraduate Student 2018)
  • Julia Salevan (TREND Undergraduate Student 2011. Currently: Graduate Student at Yale)
  • Rafael G. Setra (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2014. Currently: Graduate Student at Stanford)
  • Audrey Strunc (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2004)
  • Nathan Super (TREND Undergraduate Student 2017)
  • Ethan van Woerkom (TREND Undergraduate Student 2018)
  • Elric Von Eden (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2004)
  • Susu Yan (BIEN Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: Medical Physics Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital)

Alumni – Postdoctoral Researchers

  • Yiğit Aytac (Postdoctoral Researcher, 7/2016-8/2018. Currently: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Adam Dunkelberger (Postdoctoral Researcher 9/2013 - 2/2014)
  • Gagan Kumar (Postdoctoral Researcher, 09/2011-9/2013; currently:  Assistant Professor of Physics, IIT Guwahati)
  • Zhifu Liu (Postdoctoral Researcher, 1/2008-3/2009. Currently: Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University)
  • Andrea M. Rossi (Postdoctoral Researcher, 11/2005-6/2008. Currently: INRIM)

Recent Collaborators

  • Paola Barbara (Georgetown University)
  • Gary M. Carter (UMBC)
  • Kevin Daniels (UMD)
  • H. Dennis Drew (UMD Physics)
  • Michael S. Fuhrer (Physics, University of Monash)
  • D. Kurt Gaskill (NRL)
  • Karen Grutter (LPS)
  • Edwin J. Heilweil (NIST)
  • Gagan Kumar (IIT Guwahati)
  • Marina Leite (UMD Materials Science)
  • Martin Mittendorff (Universität Duisburg-Essen)
  • Jeremy Munday (UMD ECE)
  • Vincent R. Pagán (LPS)
  • Louis M. Pecora (NRL)
  • Oded Rabin (UMD Materials Science)
  • Rajarshi Roy (UMD Physics, IPST)
  • Eckehard Schöll (Technische Universität Berlin)
  • Francesco Sorrentino (University of New Mexico)
  • Edo Waks (UMD)