Tenure/tenure track faculty alphabetical list

James Aberle

James Aberle
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Antennas, microwave and RF electronics, signal and power integrity

Ahmed Alkhateeb

Ahmed Alkhateeb
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Millimeter Wave and Massive MIMO Communication
Vehicular and Drone Communication Systems
Machine Learning Based Wireless Communication

Christian Arenz

Christian Arenz
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Quantum control theory, quantum information science, quantum information theory, open quantum systems, variational quantum algorithms

Raja Ayyanar

Raja Ayyanar
Professor

Research Interests
Power electronics, DC-DC converters, power management, power conversion and control for renewable energy interface, especially PV and wind, electric vehicles, motor drives, wide bandgap devices and applications

Bertan Bakkaloglu

Bertan Bakkaloglu
On Semiconductor Professor

Research Interests
Analog, RF and mixed-signal IC design, integrated power management circuits for high reliability applications, self-test and calibration of high reliability analog and mixed signal circuits, frequency synthesizers

Hugh Barnaby

Hugh Barnaby
Professor

Research Interests
Semiconductors for hostile environments, device physics and modeling, microelectronic device and sensor design and manufacturing, analog/RF/mixed signal circuit design and test

Visar Berisha

Visar Berisha
Assistant Professor
Joint appointment with Speech and Hearing

Research Interests
Statistical signal processing, speech perception and processing, psychoacoustics

Mariana Bertoni

Mariana Bertoni
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Defect engineering of solar cell materials, transparent conducting oxides, defects in semiconductors, synthesis, growth and deposition of semiconductors, electrical and optical characterization, X-ray microscopy and spectroscopys

Daniel Bliss

Daniel Bliss
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Adaptive multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) wireless communications, distributed cooperative communications, full-duplex relays, MIMO radar, information theory, estimation bounds, channel phenomenology, statistical signal processing for anticipatory medical applications

John Brunhaver

John Brunhaver
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
VLSI design, computer architecture, procedural hardware generation, computer vision accelerators, computer graphics hardware

Yu Cao

Yu Cao
Professor

Research Interests
Physical modeling of nanoscale technologies, design solutions for variability and reliability, and neural-inspired hardware and algorithms for learning

Chaitali Chakrabarti

Chaitali Chakrabarti
Professor

Research Interests
VLSI architectures for media processing and wireless communications, algorithm-architecture co-design of signal processing systems including medical imaging, low-power embedded systems, reliable memory system design

Ivan Sanchez Esqueda

Ivan Sanchez Esqueda
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Carbon-based nanoelectronics, reliability physics of nanoscale transistors, emerging nanotechnologies for novel computing architectures

Deliang Fan

Deliang Fan
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Energy Efficient and High Performance Big Data Processing-In-Memory Circuit, Architecture and Algorithm, with applications in Deep Neural Network, Data Encryption, Graph Processing and Bioinformatics Processing-in-Memory system development

Zhaoyang Fan

Zhaoyang Fan
Professor

Research Interests
Physical Electronics and Photonics, Nanoscience and Material Physics, Semiconductors, Electrochemistry

Houqiang Fu

Houqiang Fu
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Wide and ultrawide bandgap semiconductors, III-nitrides, Gallium Oxide, power electronics and ICs, HEMTs, vertical power devices, extreme-environment devices, optoelectronics, RF/microwave devices, photonics, MOCVD growth, solid-state physics, device simulation and modeling, nanofabrication, nano-scale characterization, device reliability and failure analysis

Amarsagar Reddy Ramapuram Matavalam

Amarsagar Reddy Ramapuram Matavalam Assistant Professor Research Interests Electric power systems, power system dynamics and control, data-driven modeling and simulations of power systems, data analytics and machine learning for power grid analysis and operation,...

Stephen Goodnick

Stephen Goodnick
Professor

Research Interests
Solid state device physics, transport in nanostructures, nanoelectronic devices and circuits, computational electronics, RF and microwave devices, optoelectronic, energy conversion devices

Michael Goryll

Michael Goryll
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Surface and interface physics, new materials in CMOS processing, fabrication of nanoscale semiconductor devices, transport phenomena in nanopores, integration of biomineralized structures with silicon MEMS, electrophysiological properties of cell membrane ion channels, low-noise analog amplifier design, electronic instrumentation for biophysical measurements

Kory Hedman

Kory Hedman
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Power and energy systems, operations research, renewable energy, power system economics, operations and planning, transmission engineering, mathematical programming, stochastic optimization, market design, energy economics, financial engineering

Keith Holbert

Keith Holbert
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Nuclear engineering, process monitoring and diagnostics, sensor fault detection, instrumentation development, radiation effects on electronics

Zachary Holman

Zachary Holman
Trustee Professor

Research Interests
Amorphous silicon/crystalline silicon heterojunction solar cells, light management in solar cells, transparent conductive oxides, semiconductor nanoparticles, optical and electronic properties of nanoscale materials, plasma synthesis of powders, deposition of powders and thin films

Seyedmohammadreza Faghih Imani

Research Interests
Metamaterials, Metasurfaces, Antenna Design, Microwave and Millimeter Imaging, Wireless Communication, Synthetic Aperture Radar, Wireless Power Transfer, Computational Imaging, Wireless Sensing, Non-destructive Evaluation and Testing, and Complex Scattering Media

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Suren Jayasuriya

Suren Jayasuriya
Assistant Professor
Joint appointment with the School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Research Interests
Computational Imaging and Photography, Computer Vision, Sensors

Nidhin Kurian Kalarickal

Nidhin Kurian KalarickalAssistant Professor Research InterestsElectronic materials, wide and ultra-wide band gap semiconductors, epitaxial growth using MOCVD and MBE, heterostructure engineering, semiconductor device physics, nanofabrication, device modeling, devices...

Sayfe Kiaei

Sayfe Kiaei
Motorola Chair

Research Interests
Radio frequency and analog integrated circuits, integrated power management IC.

 

Richard R. King

Richard R. King
Professor

Research Interests
High-efficiency silicon and III-V photovoltaics, solid-state device physics, recombination at semiconductor defects and interfaces, multijunction solar cells, thin-film compound semiconductor growth and characterization.

Jennifer Kitchen

Jennifer Kitchen
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
RF integrated transceivers on silicon and III-V materials (GaN), power management and distribution for high-frequency integrated circuits for consumer applications, low-power/long-term field deployment ICs for the military and green energy (solar arrays), programmable and broadband wireless transceivers for future generation (5G) wireless communication systems

Oliver Kosut

Oliver Kosut
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Information theory, cyber-security, smart grids, active adversaries

Ying-Cheng Lai

Ying-Cheng Lai
ISS Professor

Research Interests
Nonlinear dynamics, complex networks, quantum transport in nanostructures, graphene physics, signal processing, biological physics

Qin Lei

Qin Lei
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
High power converters for high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission/medium voltage direct current (MVDC) transmission, medium voltage drive, grid-integration of renewable energy sources, transportation electrification/electric vehicle/hybrid electric vehicle, power management for smart-grid/micro-grid, wide-band gap device application (SiC, GaN), energy storage

Robert LiKamWa

Robert LiKamWa
Assistant Professor
Joint appointment with the School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Research Interests
Mobile operating systems; mobile computer architecture; low-power mobile systems; computational imaging systems; computer vision systems; augmented reality systems; virtual reality systems; holographic computing

Matthew J. Marinella

Matthew Marinella
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Microelectronic devices and circuits, energy efficient computing, memory technologies, neuromorphic computing and radiation effects

Deirdre Meldrum

Deirdre Meldrum
Distinguished Professor of Biosignatures Discovery

Research Interests
Automation in life sciences, automation, micro- and nanotechnologies, microscale systems, lab-on-achip, single cell, genomics, ecogenomics, robotics, control systems

Angelia Nedich

Angelia Nedich
Professor

Research Interests
Large-Scale Distributed Systems, Sensor Networks and Network Science, Data Analytics, Decision and Control Systems, Operations Research

Duong Nguyen

Duong Nguyen
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Decision-Making, Market Design, Network Economics, Power System Economics, Cloud/Edge Computing, Power and Energy Systems, Operations and Planning, Applied Operations Research

Sule Ozev

Sule Ozev
Professor

Research Interests
Self-test and self-calibration for wireless transceivers, analysis and mitigation of process variations for mixed signal and digital circuits, fault-tolerant and reconfigurable heterogeneous systems, mixed signal circuit testing

Anamitra Pal

Anamitra Pal
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Power and energy systems, energy modeling and smart grids, wide-area monitoring, protection and control

George Pan

George Pan
Professor

Research Interests
Computational electromagnetics, high-speed electronics packaging, magnetic resonant imaging RF coil design and analysis, inverse scattering, rough surface scattering, millimeter-wave antenna systems

Stephen Phillips

Stephen Phillips
Professor, Director, School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering

Research Interests
Applications and integration of microsystems including microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), microelectronics, microactuators, neural recording and neural stimulation; applications of systems and control including adaptive control, control of microsystems, prosthetics, feedback control over nondeterministic networks

Martin Reisslein

Martin Reisslein
Professor and Graduate Program Chair, Computer Engineering

Research Interests
Metro and access fiber/wireless networks, multimedia streaming, multimedia traffic characteristics, software defined networking, engineering education

Nick Rolston

Nick Rolston
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Renewable energy harvesting and storage materials, photovoltaics

Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola

Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola
Professor

Research Interests
Time-varying signal and system processing; statistical processing for detection, estimation and tracking; signal processing algorithm development for biomedical, biological and structural health monitoring; wireless communications applications

Lalitha Sankar

Lalitha Sankar
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Cyber-security and privacy in the Smart Grid, privacy of electronic data, information- theoretic privacy measures, applications of game theory to privacy problems, finite block-length source coding, distributed state estimation and optimal power flow with security and privacy guarantees in the Smart Grid

Jae-sun Seo

Jae-sun Seo
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Digital/mixed-signal circuit design, VLSI design for neuromorphic computing and machine learning, integrated voltage regulators, high-speed on-chip transceivers

Jennie Si

Jennie Si
Professor

Research Interests
Learning and approximate dynamic programming, estimation and filtering of stochastic processes, neural networks, neurophysiological basis for learning and cognitive processing, cortical neural information processing

Kanu Sinha

Kanu Sinha
Assistant Professor (January 2022)

Research Interests
Quantum optics, open quantum systems, quantum information

Brian Skromme

Brian Skromme
Professor, Assistant Dean

Research Interests
Compound semiconductor materials and devices, especially wide bandgap materials for optoelectronic, high frequency, high-power and high-temperature applications; optical characterization of semiconductor materials; development of GaN and SiC-based materials and devices; development of educational software for engineering courses, engineering education

Andreas Spanias

Andreas Spanias
Professor, Director, SenSIP Center

Research Interests
Digital signal processing (DSP), speech and audio coding, adaptive filters, real-time processing of sensor data, DSP for arts and media applications

 

Meng Tao

Meng Tao
Professor

Research Interests
Semiconductor surfaces, interfaces and thin films; terawatt-scale solar photovoltaics; chemical vapor deposition; electrochemistry in solar photovoltaics; solar photovoltaic systems and applications; and two-dimensional transition metal chalcogenides.

Trevor Thornton

Trevor Thornton
Professor

Research Interests
Silicon-on-insulator MESFETs, molecular electronics and sensors, microelectro-mechanical systems (MEMS)

Georgios C. Trichopoulos

Georgios C. Trichopoulos
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Millimeter wave (mmW) and terahertz (THz) frequency circuits and sensors, focal plane arrays, on-chip THz antennas, imaging systems, mmW wireless communications

Konstantinos Tsakalis

Konstantinos Tsakalis
Professor and Undergraduate Program Chair, Electrical Engineering

Research Interests
Applications of control, optimization and system identification theory to semiconductor manufacturing, chemical process control and prediction and control of epileptic seizures

Pavan Turaga

Pavan Turaga
Professor
Joint appointment with the School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Director, School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Research Interests
Computer vision, human activity analysis, machine learning, rehabilitation and preventive interventions

Dragica Vasileska

Dragica Vasileska
Professor

Research Interests
Semiconductor device physics, semiconductor transport, 1-D to 3-D device modeling, quantum field theory and its application to real nanoscale device structures, heating effects in nano-scale devices, current collapse in GaN HEMTs, optoelectronics including modeling of solar cells and photodetectors

Vijay Vittal

Vijay Vittal
ASU Foundation Professor in Electric Power Systems
Ira A. Fulton Chair

Research Interests
Electric power, power system dynamics and controls, nonlinear systems, computer applications in power, sustainable energy, modeling and simulation of complex systems

Chao Wang

Chao Wang
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Nanostructures, nanoimprint lithography, nanooptics, biomolecular sensing, nanofluidics, DNA hydrodynamics, ferroelectrics.

Yang Weng

Yang Weng
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Power systems, machine learning, demand response, data analytics, cyber-physical systems, and convex optimization

Meng Wu

Meng Wu
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Electric power systems, data analytics for power system planning and operations, modelling and stability assessment for renewable energy integration, optimization methods for smart grids and electricity markets.

Yu Yao

Yu Yao
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Electronic transport and optic properties of semiconductor nanostructures, two dimensional materials, nanophotonic structures and their applications in advanced optoelectronics and reconfigurable optical devices; mid-infrared technology and its application for infrared sensing, medical and imaging

Hongbin Yu

Hongbin Yu
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Nanostructure and nano device fabrication and characterization; flexible, transparent and wearable electronics; wide bandgap semiconductor electronic and optoelectronics; quantum size effect in metallic and semiconducting nanostructures; integrated microwave and power devices

Saeed Zeinolabedinzadeh

Saeed Zeinolabedinzadeh
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
High-frequency millimeter-wave, and terahertz integrated circuits; integrated photonics and electronics-photonics circuits; high-speed IC design for radiation-intensive space environments, and radiation hardening; IC design for robust operation over the temperature, down to cryogenic temperatures 

Yanchao Zhang

Yanchao Zhang
Professor

Research Interests
Network and distributed system security, wireless networking, mobile computing

Yong-Hang Zhang

Yong-Hang Zhang
Professor

Research Interests
Optoelectronic materials and devices such as solar cells, laser diodes and photodetectors