people

current:

Edward T. Yu
Principal Investigator
ety at ece dot utexas dot edu
Li Ji
Research Associate
nmgjili at utexas dot edu
Hsien-Yi (“Sam”) Hsu
Research Associate
hyhsu at utexas dot edu
Christopher Brennan
Ph.D. student
cbrennan at utexas dot edu
Heng-Lu (Henry) Chang
Ph.D. student
hengluchang at utexas dot edu
Gabriel Cossio
Ph.D. student
gcossio14 at utexas dot edu
Alex De Palma
Ph.D. student
alex dot c dot depalma at gmail dot com
Soonil Lee
Ph.D. student
soondiku at utexas dot edu
Zhongjian Zhang
Ph.D. student
zjzhang at utexas dot edu
Kalhan Koul
B.S. (EE/Plan II) student
kalhankoul at utexas dot edu
Jihwan Lee
B.S. (EE) student
jxl131130 at utexas dot edu
Joshua Yang
B.S. (EE/Math) student
joshua dot yang at utexas dot edu

 

alumni (partial list):

 

Name Position/Degree First/Current Position
Postdoctoral/Research Associates
Xiaozhong Dang postdoctoral researcher, UCSD, 1998-2000;
Ph.D., Peking University
currently at Western Digital
Vaishno Dasika postdoctoral researcher, UT Austin, 2011-14;
Ph.D., University of Michigan
currently at Texas Instruments
Ronald X. Hu postdoctoral researcher, UCSD, 1996 subsequently at Nokia Corporation (San Diego, CA)
Xiaolu Kou postdoctoral researcher, UT Austin, 2014-15;
Ph.D., UCLA
currently at Seagate Technologies
Cengiz Ozkan postdoctoral researcher, UCSD, 1997-98;
Ph.D., Stanford University
currently Professor at UC Riverside
Daniel M. Schaadt postdoctoral researcher, UCSD, 2003-04;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2003
currently Professor at TU Clausthal/Goslar Energy Center (Germany)
Lei Zhu postdoc, UT Austin, 2009-11;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
currently at BNP Paribas (New York, NY)
Ph.D. students
Shadi Dayeh graduate student, UCSD, 2004-08;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2008
currently Associate Professor, ECE, at UCSD
Daniel Derkacs graduate student, UCSD, 2004-09;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
currently at SolAero Corporation
Chengqing Hu graduate student, UT Austin, 2010-15;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2015
currently at Intel Corporation
Li Ji graduate student, UT Austin, 2011-16;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2016
currently Research Associate at UT Austin
Jeremy Law graduate student, UCSD, 2005-09;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
subsequently Assistant Project Scientist at UC Santa Barbara
Albert Lew graduate student, UCSD, 1992-97;
Ph.D., UCSD, 1997
currently at Texas Instruments
Ping-Chun Li graduate student, UT Austin, 2010-15;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2015
currently at Intel Corporation
Xiaohan Li graduate student, UT Austin, 2009-14;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2014
currently at Lumentum Corporation (San Jose, CA)
Swee Hoe Lim graduate student, UCSD, 2004-09;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
currently at Epiworks
Claiborne McPheeters graduate student, UCSD, 2007-09; graduate student, UT Austin, 2009-12;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2012
currently at SolAero Corporation
Eric Miller graduate student, UCSD, 1997-2003;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2003
currently at Boeing Satellite Systems (El Segundo, CA)
Keunwoo Park graduate student, UCSD, 2008-09; graduate student, UT Austin, 2009-13;
Ph.D., UT Austin, 2013
currently at Intel Corporation
Sourobh Raychaudhuri graduate student, UCSD, 2003-09;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
currently at PARC (Palo Alto, CA)
Paul A. Rosenthal graduate student, UCSD, 1997-2002;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2002
currently at Boeing Satellite Systems (El Segundo, CA)
Daniel M. Schaadt graduate student, UCSD, 1997-2003;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2003
currently Professor at TU Clausthal/Goslar Energy Center (Germany)
Blake Simpkins graduate student, UCSD, 1999-2004;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2004
currently at U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Kurt V. Smith graduate student, UCSD, 1995-2000;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2000
currently at Transphorm (Santa Barbara, CA)
Brett L. Stein graduate student, UCSD, 1993-98;
Ph.D., UCSD, 1998
currently at ENSO Financial Analytics
Hongtao Zhang graduate student, UCSD, 2001-06;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2006
currently at Oracle Corporation
Xiaotian Zhou graduate student, UCSD, 2002-07;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2007
currently at Western Digital
Lei Zhu graduate student, UCSD, 2002-09;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2009
currently at BNP Paribas (New York, NY)
Songlin Zuo graduate student, UCSD, 1997-2002;
Ph.D., UCSD, 2002
currently at Qualcomm (San Diego, CA)
M.S./other graduate students
Bin Feng graduate student, UCSD, 2003-05;
M.S., UCSD, 2005
subsequently at General Photonics (Chino, CA)
Jennifer Kim graduate student, UCSD, 1993-95;
M.S., UCSD, 1995
subsequently at Qualcomm Corporation
Mo Li graduate student, UCSD, 2001-03;
M.S., UCSD, 2003
Ph.D., Caltech, 2007; currently Associate Professor at University of Minnesota
Mark Llorente graduate student, UCSD, 2008-09; subsequently graduate student at UCSD
Peter Matheu graduate student, UCSD, 2005-07;
M.S., UCSD, 2007
Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2012; currently at Xockets, Inc.
Christopher McKinney graduate student, UCSD, 1997-2002;
C.Phil., UCSD, 2002
subsequently engineer at City of San Diego, CA
Wesley T. Salzillo graduate student, UCSD, 1998-2001;
M.S., UCSD, 2000
subsequently Catholic priest at U. of Washington Newman Center
Ruifeng Sun graduate student, UCSD, 2001-03;
M.S., UCSD, 2003
subsequently graduate student at University of Oregon
Song Sun graduate student, UCSD, 2006-09;
M.Eng., UCSD, 2009
Jonathan Talcott graduate student, UCSD, 2003-04;
M.S., UCSD, 2004
subsequently at Rockwell Collins (Des Moines, IA)
Raymond Yakura graduate student, UCSD, 1996-98;
M.S., UCSD, 1998
subsequently at Teradyne (Agoura Hills, CA)
Undergraduate students
Anton Arriagada summer research student, 2005, 2006;
B.S. (EE), Cal Poly Pomona, 2006
subsequently graduate student at UCSD
Mark Blei summer REU student, 2016;
B.S. (Physics), Arizona State University
currently undergraduate student at ASU
Sara Bodde undergraduate researcher, 2001-02;
B.S. (ChE), UCSD, 2002
subsequently graduate student at UCSD
Bryan Brasile summer REU student, 2015;
B.S. (ChE), Ohio State University, 2016
subsequently graduate student at Penn State University
Mark Cerutti undergraduate researcher, 2003-04;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 2004
subsequently graduate student at UCSD
Michael Clovis undergraduate researcher, 1996-97;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 1997
subsequently at Intel Corporation
Jennie Lou De Quinto undergraduate researcher, 2002-03;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 2003
subsequently graduate student at USC
Kristel Deems undergraduate researcher, 2011-13;
B.S. (EE), UT Austin, 2013
M.S., UC Berkeley, 2015; currently at Intel Corporation
Matthew Dicken undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2002-03;
B.S. (EE/Physics), UCSD, 2003
Ph.D., Caltech, 2009; subsequently at Booz Allen Hamilton
Ryan Donohue undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 1994-96;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 1996
subsequently graduate student at Stanford
Alex Dunlap summer research student, UCSD, 2007;
B.S. (EE), San Jose State University, 2010
subsequently graduate student at Georgia Tech
Stephen Hamann undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2008-09;
B.S. (EE), UCSD
undergraduate student at UCSD
Byron Ho undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2007-08;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 2008
Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2012; currently at Intel Corporation
Li-Jen (Leon) Ko undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 1994-96;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 1996
subsequently graduate student at UCLA
Warren Mar undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2003-05;
B.S. (EE/Physics), UCSD, 2005
Ph.D., Stanford, 2012; currently at BloomReach
Adam McMullen summer research student, UT Austin, 2012;
B.S. (ME), Rice University, 2015
subsequently graduate student at UT Austin (Petroleum Engineering)
Alexander Mo undergraduate researcher, UT Austin, 2014-6;
B.S. (EE), UT Austin, expected
Scott Petersen undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 1996-97;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 1997
subsequently at Systems Engineering Associates (San Diego, CA)
Edward J. Preisler undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 1997-98;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 1998
Ph.D., Caltech, 2003; currently at Jazz Semiconductor
Ted Sanders undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2008-09;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 2010
Ph.D., Stanford, 2016; currently at Boston Consulting Group
Jonathan Shaw undergraduate researcher, UCSD, 2005-06;
B.S. (EE), UCSD, 2006
Ph.D., Cornell, 2012; subsequently at IBM Research
Visitors
Marzella Goerig visiting graduate student, UT Austin, 2013 graduate student at TU Clausthal (Germany)
Kai Huang visiting researcher/professor, UT Austin, 2014-15 Professor of Physics, Xiamen University
Cunda Wang visiting researcher/professor, UCSD, 1997-98 Professor of Applied Physics, Tianjin University