People

Faculty

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

Research Scientists

Martin Mittendorff
Assistant Research Scientist (IREAP)
ERF 1201T
e-mail: Martin@mittendorff.email
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Dipl. Ing. Optical Engineering and Image Processing (Hochschule Darmstadt, 2010); PhD Physics (Technical University Dresden, 2014)

Postdoctoral Researchers

Yiğit Aytac
Postdoctoral Research Associate (ECE)
KEB 2140
e-mail: yaytac@umd.edu
W: 301-405-9614
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BS Physics (Marmara University, 2008); PhD Physics (University of Iowa, 2016)
Mohammad Mehdi Jadidi
Postdoctoral Research Associate (IREAP)
KEB 2240
e-mail: mmjadidi@umd.edu
W: 301-405-9614
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BS EE, Physics (Sharif University of Technology 2011); Ph.D ECE (University of Maryland 2016)

Graduate Research Assistants

Matthew L. Chin
Graduate Research Assistant (ECE)
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)
Joseph Hart
Graduate Research Assistant (Physics)
ERF 205A
e-mail: jhart12@umd.edu
W: 301-405-7470
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Undergraduate Students


Alumni

  • Navid Abedzadeh (Research Intern 2012-2013. Currently: Graduate Student at MIT)
  • Amir Ali Ahmadi (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2004, Currently: Faculty at Dept. of Operations Research and Financial Engineering of Princeton University)
  • Stanislaw Antol (TREND Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: Graduate Student at Virginia Tech)
  • Paveen Apiratikul (PhD ECE 12/2009, Currently: Skorpios Technologies)
  • Afrouz Azari (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2006)
  • Edem G. Bamezon (Undergraduate Intern 2014)
  • Jae Young (Dillan) Chang
  • Arnab Choudhury (ASPIRE Undergraduate Student 2003)
  • Adam B. Cohen (PhD Physics 2011, Currently: DOE SunShot Postdoctoral Fellow)
  • Kate Coppess (TREND Undergraduate Student 2014)
  • Hien Dao (PhD Chemical Physics 9/2013, Currently: Intel)
  • Adam Dunkelberger (Postdoctoral Researcher 9/2013 - 2/2014)
  • 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: Machine Learning Scientist at H2O.ai)
  • Bryan M. Haas (PhD ECE 5/2009. Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Aaron M. Hagerstrom (PhD Physics 7/2015. Currently: NIST Boulder)
  • Kyowon Kim (PhD ECE 7/2015, Currently: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)
  • Rachel Kramer (TREND Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: University of Michigan Medical Student)
  • Gagan Kumar (Postdoctoral Researcher, 09/2011-9/2013; currently:  Assistant Professor of Physics, IIT Guwahati)
  • Edward Leong (MSEE 11/2016, currently: NASA GSFC)
  • Kai Sum Li (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2007)
  • Shanshan Li (PhD ECE 6/2015, Currently: Google)
  • Zhifu Liu (Postdoctoral Researcher, 1/2008-3/2009. Currently: Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University)
  • Shu-Zee Alencious Lo (PhD ECE 6/2010. Currently: Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • Briana Mork (TREND Undergraduate Student 2014. Currently: Graduate Student at Notre Dame)
  • Peter Orlicki (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2005)
  • Vincent R. Pagán (PhD EE 4/2015, Currently: Laboratory for Physical Sciences)
  • Mark Patrick (TREND Undergraduate Student 2007)
  • Ross Pleban (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2006)
  • Bhargava Ravoori (PhD Physics 7/2011. Currently: Intel)
  • Andrea M. Rossi (Postdoctoral Researcher, 11/2005-6/2008. Currently: INRIM)
  • Reza Salem (PhD ECE 8/2006, Currently: Research Scientist at Thorlabs Quantum Electronics)
  • 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)
  • Ryan J. Suess (PhD ECE 2014; Currently: Naval Research Laboratory)
  • Nathan Super (TREND Undergraduate Student 2017)
  • Elric Von Eden (MERIT Undergraduate Student 2004)
  • Jeremiah J. Wathen (PhD Physics 10/2014, Currently: Technical Product Manager, Link Labs LLC)
  • Caitlin R. S. Williams (PhD Physics 8/2013, Currently: Visiting Asst. Professor of Physics at Washington & Lee University)
  • Ting Xie (PhD Electrical Engineering 2016, Currently: LPS)
  • Susu Yan (BIEN Undergraduate Student 2009. Currently: Medical Physics Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital)

Recent Collaborators

  • Paola Barbara (Georgetown University)
  • Gary M. Carter (UMBC)
  • H. Dennis Drew (UMD Physics)
  • Michael S. Fuhrer (Physics, University of Monash)
  • D. Kurt Gaskill (NRL)
  • Edwin J. Heilweil (NIST)
  • Louis M. Pecora (NRL)
  • Rajarshi Roy (UMD Physics, IPST)
  • Eckehard Schöll (Technische Universität Berlin)
  • Francesco Sorrentino (University of New Mexico)