46. Dr. Simeon Bogdanov
Dr. Simeon Bogdanov
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Planar Engineering for Dark Current Suppression in Type-II Superlattice Infrared Photodiodes
Publications: search papers
Graduated: April 2014
Current Appointment: Research Scientist, Purdue University
 45. Dr. Kevin Kim
Dr. Kevin Kim
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Advanced Design Techniques for Si LDMOS RFIC Operation Beyond 2GHz
Graduated: June 2013
Current Appointment: Senior Manager R&D, RFIC at Infineon Technologies, San Francisco, California
 44. Dr. Stanley Tsao
Dr. Stanley Tsao
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Quantum dot-quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors for Focal Plane Arrays
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2013
 43. Dr. Edward Kwei-wei Huang
Dr. Edward Kwei-wei Huang
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Multi-spectral Infrared Photodetectors and Focal Plane Arrays based on Band-engineered Type-II InAs / GaSb Superlattices and its Variants
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2013
Current Appointment: Senior Engineer, Teledyne Scientific and Imaging
 42. Dr. Siamak Abdollahi Pour
Dr. Siamak Abdollahi Pour
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Theoretical investigation, design and characterization of type-II InAs/GaSb material and photodetectors aimed at realization of high performance, high temperature and low cost infrared detection and imaging
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2012
Current Appointment: Senior Manager of Strategy and M&A at Microsoft, Chicago, Illinois
 41. Dr. Yanbo Bai
Dr. Yanbo Bai
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: High Wallplug Efficiency Quantum Cascade Lasers
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2011
Current Appointment: Research Assistant Professor, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
 40. Dr. Can Bayram
Dr. Can Bayram
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: III-NITRIDE OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICES: AlGaInN Gap Engineering from Ultraviolet and Visible Wavelengths towards Terahertz Regime
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2011
Current Appointment: Postdoctoral Research Scientist Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
 39. Dr. Burç Gökden
Dr. Burç Gökden
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Photonic Crystal Distributed Feedback Quantum Cascade Lasers
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2011
Current Appointment: Integration Engineer at Intel Corporation, Portland, Oregon
 38. Dr. Binh-Minh Nguyen
Dr. Binh-Minh Nguyen
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Theoretical Design and Material Growth of Type-II Antimonide-based Superlattices for Infrared Detection and Imaging
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2010
Current Appointment: Director's Postdoctoral Fellow at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Albuquerque, New Mexico
 37. Dr. Pierre-Yves Delaunay
Dr. Pierre-Yves Delaunay
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2010
Current Appointment: Research engineer at Hughes Research Laboratories (HRL), Santa Monica, California
 36. Dr. Darin Hoffman
Dr. Darin Hoffman
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Minority carrier dynamics of type-II InAs/GaSb superlattice photodiodes via optical and electrical characterization
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2009
Current Appointment: Price to Win Lead at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, Los Angeles, CA
 35. Dr. Kathryn Minder
Dr. Kathryn Minder
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: AlGaN UV Optoelectronic Devices: Device Design, Fabrication and Characterization
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2008
Current Appointment: Raytheon Systems, Waltham, MA
 34. Dr. Allan J. Evans
Dr. Allan J. Evans
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: GasMBE Growth and Characterization of Strained Layer InP-GaInAs-AlInAs Quantum Cascade Lasers
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2008
Current Appointment: Program Manager for National & DoD Space / Advanced Technologies, Teledyne Scientific and Imaging, Camarillo, CA
 33. Dr. Jean Nguyen
Dr. Jean Nguyen
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Dielectric Thin Films by Ion-Beam Sputtering Deposition for III-V based Infrared Optoelectronic Imaging
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2008
Current Appointment: Patent Agent at Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco, California
 32. Dr. Ho-Chul Lim
Dr. Ho-Chul Lim
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Modeling of Quantum Dot Infrared Photodetectors
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2007
Current Appointment: Process Engineer, Intel Corporation, Portland, Oregon
 31. Dr. Andrew Hood
Dr. Andrew Hood
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Surface Passivation and performance characteristics of type-II InAs-GaSb Superlattice infrared detectors for FPAs
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2007
Current Appointment: FLIR Electro-Optical Components; Ventura, California
 30. Dr. Ryan McClintock
Dr. Ryan McClintock
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: UV Photodetectors, Focal Plane Arrays, and Avalanche Photodiodes
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2007
Current Appointment: Research Associate Professor, Northwestern University, Evanston IL
 29. Dr. Wei Zhang
Dr. Wei Zhang
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Quantum dot infrared photodetectors (QDIPs).
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2006
Current Appointment: Staff Scientist, Veeco Corporation, Turbodisc Division, Summerset, New Jersy
 28. Dr. Alireza Yasan
Dr. Alireza Yasan
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Ultraviolet light emitters based on Al(x)Ga(1-x)N/AlN quantum structures.
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2006
Current Appointment: Sensor manager at Heptagon Advanced Micro Optics , San Francisco, California
 27. Dr. Aaron Gin
Dr. Aaron Gin
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Electron beam lithography for the fabrication of nanopillars in type II InAs/GaSb superlattices for multicolor infrared focal plane arrays
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2005
Current Appointment: Pattent Agent, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, LLP
 26. Dr. Yajun Wei
Dr. Yajun Wei
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Type II InAs/GaSb superlattice photodiodes and infrared focal plane arrays
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 2005
Current Appointment: Technology Development Engineer at L-3 Communications , Austin, Texas
 25. Dr. Jutao Jiang
Dr. Jutao Jiang
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Infrared focal plane array based on GaInAs/InP quantum well infrared photodetectors
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2004
Current Appointment: Manager, Sensor Characterization/Test/ISP at SiOnyx Inc., Portland, Oregon
 24. Dr. Steven Slivken
Dr. Steven Slivken
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Quantum cascade lasers grown by gas-source molecular beam epitaxy
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2002
Current Appointment: Research Associate Professor; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
 23. Dr. Hooman Mohseni
Dr. Hooman Mohseni
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Type-II InAs/GaSb superlattices for infrared detectors
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2001
Current Appointment: Associate Professor, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
 22. Dr. Matthew Erdtmann
Dr. Matthew Erdtmann
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: GaInAs/InP quantum well infrared photodetectors on Si substrate for low-cost focal plane arrays
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2001
Current Appointment: Senior Engineer at Agiltron, Woburn, MA
 21. Dr. Brett Lane
Dr. Brett Lane
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Low-pressure metal organic chemical vapor deposition growth of InAsSbP based materials for infrared laser applications
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2001
Current Appointment: Panduit Corporation, Orland Park, IL
 20. Dr. Joseph Wojkowski
Dr. Joseph Wojkowski
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Investigation of InAsSb-based uncooled infrared photodiodes for the proximity fuze application
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2001
Current Appointment: Senior Manager at Protiviti, Chicago
 19. Dr. Danielle Walker
Dr. Danielle Walker
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Aluminum gallium nitride ultraviolet photodetectors : device design, fabrication and characterization
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2000
Current Appointment: senior director of the Semiconductor Technology Lab for General Electric, Schenectady, NY
 18. Dr. Patrick Kung
Dr. Patrick Kung
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: III-nitride semiconductor films and device structures grown by low pressure MOCVD
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2000
Current Appointment: Professor, Alabama University
 17. Dr. Jaejin Lee
Dr. Jaejin Lee
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Exploration of Bi and Tl containing III-V materials for uncooled long-wavelength infrared photodetector applications
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 2000
Current Appointment: Ajou University, SOUTH KOREA
 16. Dr. Seongsin Kim
Dr. Seongsin Kim
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: MOCVD growth and characterization of epitaxial quantum dots for optoelectronic devices
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1999
Current Appointment: Professor, Alabama University
 15. Dr. Di Wu
Dr. Di Wu
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: MOCVD growth and characterization of InAsSb/InAs(SbP) on InAs substrate for the mid-infrared laser applications
Graduated: June 1999
Current Appointment: Sienna Technologies, Inc., Woodinville, WA
 14. Dr. Jedon Kim
Dr. Jedon Kim
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Investigation of InAsSb material system for uncooled long-wavelength infrared photodetector applications
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1999
Current Appointment: Samsung Electronics Co., SOUTH KOREA
 13. Dr. Erick Michel
Dr. Erick Michel
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Sb-based materials for infrared photodetectors : growth, characterization, fabrication, and analysis
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1998
Current Appointment: Patent Agent for McAndrews Held & Malloy, Ltd., Chicago, IL
 12. Dr. Xiaolong Zhang
Dr. Xiaolong Zhang
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Investigation of optical properties of III-nitrides
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1998
Current Appointment: Onetta, Sunnyvale, CA
 11. Dr. Hyuk-Jong Yi
Dr. Hyuk-Jong Yi
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Modeling and analysis of Al-free near- and mid-infrared semiconductor lasers
Graduated: June 1998
Current Appointment: Tri-Quint Semiconductor, Inc., Breinigsville, PA
 10. Dr. Adam Saxler
Dr. Adam Saxler
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Exploration of LP-MOCVD grown III-nitrides on various substrates
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1998
Current Appointment: Cree Research, Inc., Durham, NC
 9. Dr. Christoper Jelen
Dr. Christoper Jelen
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Ga(x)In(1-x)As(y)P(1-y)-based n-type long wavelength quantum well infrared photodetectors: Growth, characterization, and fabrication
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1998
Current Appointment: Consulting Engineer (Physicist T6) at Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems, Rolling Meadows, IL
 8. Dr. Ivan Eliashevich
Dr. Ivan Eliashevich
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Radiative properties of high-power 808 nm aluminum-free laser diodes
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1997
Current Appointment: Director of R&D at Emcore Corporation's EMD division, Somerset, NJ
 7. Dr. Jacqueline Diaz
Dr. Jacqueline Diaz
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Fabrication of high power aluminum - free 0.9 γm to 1.0 γm InGaAsP/InGaP/GaAs lasers for optical pumping
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1997
Current Appointment: Emcore Corporation, US
 6. Dr. James Hoff
Dr. James Hoff
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Quaternary GA(1-X)IN(X)AS(Y)P(1-Y) P-type quantum well intersubband photodetectors
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1996
Current Appointment: Fermi National Laboratory, Batavia, IL
 5. Dr. Yeun-Ho Choi
Dr. Yeun-Ho Choi
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Growth and characterization of InSb and InTISb narrow-bandgap materials for infrared detector applications.
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1995
Current Appointment: LG Electronics Institute of Technology, SOUTH KOREA
 4. Dr. Xiaoguang He
Dr. Xiaoguang He
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: MOCVD growth and characterization of Ga(x)In(1-x)As(y)P(1-y) on GaAs substrate for optoelectronic device applications
Graduated: June 1995
Current Appointment: Vice President -- Sanan Electronics Co., Ltd. CHINA
 3. Dr. Chien-Jen Sun
Dr. Chien-Jen Sun
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: MOCVD growth and characterization of III-nitride for optoelectronic device applications
Publications: search papers
Graduated: December 1994
Current Appointment: Deputy director of Optoelectronics Device and System Application Division of Electronics & Optoelectronics Research Laboratories (EOL) under the government-backed Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
 2. Dr. Cengiz Besikci
Dr. Cengiz Besikci
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: Advanced modeling concepts and material considerations for III-V heterostructure electron devices on GaAs substrates
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1994
Current Appointment: Professor at Middle East Technical University, TURKEY
 1. Dr. Kamran Mobarhan
Dr. Kamran Mobarhan
Degree:  PhD, Solid State
Dissertation: nGaAsP / InP 1.3 μm double heterostructure laser grown on Si substrate by metalorganic vapor phase epitaxy
Publications: search papers
Graduated: June 1994
Current Appointment: Program Manager - New Product Development at NeoPhotonics de C.V.
Northwestern University