Faculty

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  • Sara Abrahamsson

    Sara Abrahamsson

    • Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Bioelectronics, optical systems, multifocus microscopy, diffractive Fourier optics design and nanofabrication for live 3D bioimaging

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  • Keith Corzine

    Keith Corzine

    • Professor
    • 459-5296
    • Baskin 253A
    • Power Electronics
    • Electric Machinery
    • Power Systems
    • Renewable Energy
    • Microgrids

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  • Farid Dowla

    Farid Dowla

    • Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 925-784-3838
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 157A
    • RF communications, radar, signal and image processing

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  • Benjamin Friedlander

    Benjamin Friedlander

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-5838
    • 650-530-0259
    • Engineering 2, Room 241B
    • Digital communications, wireless communications, array processing, geolocation, statistical signal processing

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  • Claire Gu

    Claire Gu

    • Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-5296
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 253B
    • Fiber sensors for bio-applications, optical fiber communications, volume holographic data storage, liquid crystal displays, nonlinear optics, optical information processing

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  • Michael Isaacson

    Michael Isaacson

    • Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering
    • Director, Center for Sustainable Energy and Power Systems
    • Professor, Technology Management
    • 831-459-3190
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 237
    • Nano- and microfabrication technology and applications to biomedical and diagnostic devices, nanocharacterization of materials with emphasis on the development of microscopy tools, novel modes of imaging, electron and light optics; renewable energy systems, STEM education, sustainability

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  • Sung-Mo "Steve" Kang

    Sung-Mo "Steve" Kang

    • SOE Distinguished Chair Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Chancellor Emeritus, UC Merced
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 235
    • Low-power, high-speed VLSI circuit design and synthesis, memristors and memristive systems, bioelectronic circuits, VLSI CAD and modeling

  • Nobuhiko Kobayashi

    Nobuhiko Kobayashi

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Director, Advanced Studies Laboratories
    • 831-459-3571 (Santa Cruz Campus Office)
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 247
    • Physics and chemistry of complex functional materials; group III-V compound semiconductor nanometer-scale structures and devices; mixed oxide nanometer-scale structures and devices; tailored nano-micrometer-scale hybrid semiconductor structures for energy conversion devices and advanced electronics

  • Joel Kubby

    Joel Kubby

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-1073
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 249
    • Adaptive optics for biological imaging
    • Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS)
    • MEMS deformable mirrors
    • Microfluidics

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  • Katie Monsen

    • Lecturer, Electrical Engineering

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  • Michael M. Oye

    Michael M. Oye

    • Assistant Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Director, Materials Analysis for Collaborative Science Facility
    • Associate Director, Advanced Studies Laboratories
    • NASA Ames Research Center, Building N239, Room 163
    • Nanotechnology-based materials and devices for applications involving solar, piezoelectric, graphene, lighting, and chemical sensors
    • Courses:EE 293-02EE 293-50

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  • Leila Parsa

    Leila Parsa

    • Professor
    • Power electronics; electric machines and drives

  • Ken Pedrotti

    Ken Pedrotti

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-251-4691
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 253C
    • Integrated circuit design for communications, analog electronics, radio frequency integrated circuits, low-phase-noise oscillators, frequency synthesis, VLSI clock distribution, optical communications, high-speed electronics for lightwave systems, devices for all optical networking and imaging

  • Stephen Petersen

    Stephen Petersen

    • Teaching Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Undergraduate Director
    • 831-459-4782
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 251

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  • Marco Rolandi

    Marco Rolandi

    • Chair, Electrical Engineering
    • Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-3821
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 257B
    • Bioelectronic and bioprotonic devices and translational applications; technological integration of biological and bioinspired materials; visual communication in science and engineering

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  • Hamid R. Sadjadpour

    Hamid R. Sadjadpour

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-1483
    • Engineering 2, Room 245B
    • Wireless communications, analysis of networks and protocols, network coding, interaction between social and communication networks

  • Holger Schmidt

    Holger Schmidt

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • Narinder Singh Kapany Endowed Chair of Optoelectronics
    • Associate Dean for Research
    • Director, W.M. Keck Center for Nanoscale Optofluidics
    • 831-459-1482
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 245
    • Optofluidics, atom photonics, hollow-core photonics for biomedicine and quantum optics, nano-magnetism, nano-magneto-optics, spintronics, single-particle spectroscopy, ultrafast optics, integrated nanopore devices

  • Sangho Shin

    • Assistant Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-3475 (Office)
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 259B
    • Energy-efficient analog/digital/mixed-signal hardware integrations, nanoelectronic analog/digital circuit technologies, post-CMOS VLSIs and computing systems, memristors and memristive systems, high-performance data-intensive memory systems, and neuromorphic computing and biosensor circuits/systems

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  • Bruce Thomas

    • Lecturer, Electrical Engineering
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 157A

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  • John Vesecky

    John Vesecky

    • Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-4099
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 239
    • HF radar design and construction and observation of ocean surface winds, waves and currents with applications to coastal and deep water ocean processes

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  • Donald M. Wiberg

    Donald M. Wiberg

    • Professor Emeritus, Electrical Engineering, UCLA
    • 831-459-5560 (office)
    • 831-246-3763 (cell)
    • Engineering 2, Room 241A
    • Control systems, phased lock loops, Kalman filtering, system parameter estimation, adaptive optics for large telescopes, and biomedical system modeling

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  • Toshishige Yamada

    Toshishige Yamada

    • Adjunct Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-1021 (Office)
    • Engineering 2, Room 247A
    • Nanoscience and nanotechnology; physics of advanced electronic materials and devices including nanowires and nanocarbons for electronic, optoelectronic, and energy applications; materials theory and device modeling based on energy bands, equivalent circuits, analytical methods, Monte Carlo, and tight-binding; comparison to experiments.

  • A. Ali Yanik

    A. Ali Yanik

    • Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-3491
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 257C
    • Nanoplasmonics and metamaterials; lab-on-chip systems: optofluidic bionems, nanofluidics and label free biosensors; nanospectroscopy: plasmonic nanoantennas and single molecule vibrational dynamics; rare cell isolation and single cell analysis: circulating tumor cells, plasmonic nanotweezers and phononic crystals for flow cytometry; nanofabrication, soft lithography and biopatterning; nanoelectronics, spintronics and thermoelectricity

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  • Yu Zhang

    Yu Zhang

    • Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
    • 831-459-2921 (Office)
    • Baskin Engineering, Room 243
    • Power systems; smart grids; machine learning; data analytics; optimization; operations research; data centers; transportation; wireless communications; and signal processing.