Graduate Students

 1. Erdem Cicek
Erdem Cicek
Status: PhD Candidate
Graduation: Expected, June 2014
Publications: search papers
Interest: III-Nitride Semiconductor Materials
Solar-Blind Detectors and Focal Plane Arrays
UV Imaging
UV Light Emitting Didoes
Background: B.S. University of Flordia, USA
 2. Neelanjan Bandyopadhyay
Neelanjan Bandyopadhyay
Status: PhD Candidate
Graduation: Expected, June 2014
Publications: search papers
Interest: Quantum Cascade Lasers
InP Material Growth via Molecular Beam Epitaxy
Short wavlenght strained QCL design and growth
Background: B.E. Bengal Engg & Science Univ,Shibpur, India
 3. Andy Guanxi Chen
Andy Guanxi Chen
Status: PhD Candidate
Graduation: Expected, June 2014
Publications: search papers
Interest: Type-II Superlattices
Surface leakage suppression of Type-II sueprlattices
Infrared photodetectors & FPAs
Gating Technique
Capacitance-Voltage measurment
Background: B.S. University of California Berkeley
 4. Abbas Haddadi
Abbas Haddadi
Status: PhD Candidate
Graduation: Expected, June 2014
Publications: search papers
Interest: InAs/GaSb Type-II Superlattice-based Photodetectors and Focal Plane Arrays
Radiometric characterization of Infrared FPAs
Noise analysis
Background: B.S. University of Tehran, Iran
 5. Paul Giedraitis
Paul Giedraitis
Status: PhD Candidate
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Interest: III-Nitrides
Avalanche Photodiodes
UV Optoelectronics
Green Lasers & LEDs
Background: B.S. Johns Hopkins University
M.S. Johns Hopkins University
 6. Anh Hoang
Anh Hoang
Status: Graduate Student
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Interest: InAs/GaSb Material for Type-II Superlattice Photodetectors and Focal Plane Arrays
Type-II Superlattice material growth via Molecular Beam epitaxy
Background: B.S. Ecole Polytechnique, France
 7. Francois Callewaert
Francois Callewaert
Status: Graduate Student
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Interest: Type-II Superlattices for Infrared photodetectors 7 FPAs
Novel designs of Type-II superlattices such as pMp
Background: B.S. Ecole Polytechnique, France
 8. Wenjia Zhou
Wenjia Zhou
Status: Graduate Student
Interest: Quantum Cascade Lasers
Background: B.S. University of Science & Technology of China (USTC)
 9. William A. Gaviria Rojas
William A. Gaviria Rojas
Status: Graduate Student
Interest: III-Nitrides
Deep UV Lasers & Light Emitting Diodes
Background: B.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 10. Romain Chevallier
Romain Chevallier
Status: Graduate Student
Interest: Type-II Superlattices
Infrared Focal Plane Arrays
Background: B.S. Ecole Superieure de Physsique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris Tech (ESPCI Paris Tech)
 11. Bradley Elkus
Bradley Elkus
Status: Graduate Student
Interest: Wide-Bandgap III-Nitrides Semiconductor Materials
Ultraviolet Photodetectors & Focal Plane Arrays

Undergraduate Students

 1. David Heydari
David Heydari
Interest: Quantum Cascade Lasers, Optical Coatings
 2. Aaron Orwasher
Aaron Orwasher
Interest: Wide-Bandgap III-Nitride Semiconductor Materials
Ultraviolet Lasers & Photodetectors
 3. Jason Arkin
Jason Arkin
Interest: Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCLs)
Measurement Automation Soaftware
Circuit Design & Board Layout
Northwestern University