Ph. D. STUDENTS and THESES

 

1.         ERIC HELLMAN - "Hot Electron Resistance and Magnetoresistance in High Purity Gallium Arsenide", May 1987.

 

2.         ALEX HARWIT - "Effects of Electric Fields on quantum Well Intersubband Transitions", October 1987.

 

3.         JEFF ROSNER - "Structural Investigations of the Nucleation and Growth of Gallium Arsenide on Silicon Substrates", November 1987.

 

4.         STEPHANIE KOCH - "Studies of the Nucleation and Growth of Gallium Arsenide Silicon by Molecular Beam Epitaxy", August 1988.

 

5.         PAUL DE LA HOUSSAYE - "Characterization of Modulation-Doped Field-Effect Transistors with Gate Angstroms", September 1988.

 

6.         GIDEON YOFFE - "Modulation of Light by Electronically Tunable Multi-Layer Optical Interference Devices", September 1988.

 

7.         KANJI YOH - "Complementary Modulation-Doped Field Effect Transistors", September 1988.

 

8.         ED L. WOLAK - "The Effects of Reduced Opto-Electronics Dimensionality and Elastic Scattering on the Current Voltage Characteristics of Resonant Tunneling Diodes", March 1989. 

 

9.         KEVIN LEAR - "Applications of Resonant Tunnel Diodes and Effects of a Novel Cathode", January 1990.

 

10.      WON-SEONG LEE - "Thin Barrier Type AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistor Structure with Reduced Surface Effects", May 1990.

 

11.      DARRELL HILL - "P-N-P Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors in AlGaAs/InGaAs/GaAs", May 1990.

 

12.      DARRELL SCHLOM - "Molecular Beam Epitaxial Growth of Cuprate Superconductors and Related Phases", June 1990.

 

13.      BYUNG-GOOK PARK - "Vertically Integrated Resonant Tunneling Diodes: Analysis, Characterizations, and Performance Optimization", August 1990.

 

14.      TONY MA - "DC Study of AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors Grown on Silicon", October 1990.

 

15.      YI CHING PAO - "High Electron Mobility Transistors Built on MBE Grown InAlAs/InGaAs/Inp Heterostructures", December 1990.

 

16.      PENG CHENG - "Novel Tunneling Barrier Designs for Resonant Tunneling Diodes", January 1991.

 

17.      WILLIAM LIU - "Microwave and D.C. Studies of Npn and Pnp AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors", February 1991.

 

18.      ERIC LARKINS - "Light-Emitting Heterostructure Thyristors", March 1991.

 

19.      BARDIA PEZESHKI - "Optimizations of Reflection Electro-Absorption Modulators", June 1991.

 

20.      JAMES W. ADKISSON - "Monolithic Integration of Gallium Arsenide on Silicon and Silicon Devices for Optoelectronic Applications", June 1991.

 

21.      DAMIAN COSTA - "Microwave and Low-Frequency Noise Characterization of Npn AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors", December 1991.

 

22.      TIMOTHY B. BOYKIN - "A Tight-Binding Approach to Resonant Tunneling Diode Simulation", June, 1992

 

23.      KEN L. SHEPARD - "Electron Transport in Mesoscopic Conductors", June, 1992.

 

24.      WINSTON SU-KEE FU - "Femtosecond and Quasi-Steady-State Optical Nonlinear Physics of GaAs/AlAs Type II Quantum Wells", August 1992.

 

25.      JAE HOON KIM - "Plasmons and Optical Anisotropy of High Temperature Surperconductors", November 1992.

 

26.      SUSAN MARIE LORD - “Growth of High In Content InGaAs On GaAs Substrates for Optical Applications”, June 1993.

 

27.      SAM-DONG KIM – “Studies of the Structural Defects in Gallium Arsenide on Silicon Grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, June 1993

 

28.      HERMAN CHUNG-KANG CHUI - “Mid-Infrared Light Generation by Nonlinear Optical Frequency Conversion in Intersubband InGaAs / AlGaAs Quantum Wells”, August 1994.

 

29.      JAN PAUL ANTONI VAN DER WAGT - “Reflection High-Energy Electron Diffraction During Molecular-Beam Epitaxy”, December 1994.

 

30.      GUO-GANG ZHOU - “An Investigation on the Anomalous Characteristics of InAlAs / InGaAs MODFETs”, January 1995.

 

31.      JOHN ALFRED TREZZA - “Optimization of Quantum Well Optoelectronic Modulators”, February 1995.

 

32.      KENNETH LOUIS BACHER - “Improvements Toward High-Efficiency Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers”, June 1995.

 

33.      BARTEV VARTANIAN - “Normal Incidence Intersubband Transitions in the Valence Band of InGaAs / AlGaAs Quantum Wells”, June 1995.

 

34.      MARK WECKWERTH - “Single Crystal Buried Metal Layers for Hot Electron Devices”, January, 1996

 

35.      CHANGHONG DAI - “Design and Fabrication of AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors with Sub-Micron Passivation Ledges” February 1996.

 

36.      ROBERT LODENKAMPER - “Surface Emitting Second harmonic Generation: Vertical Resonance and Theory of Efficiency”, November 1995.

 

37.      CEM DURUÖZ - “Low Temperature Transport in Quantum Dot Arrays” April 1996.

 

38.      MIKE LARSON - “Microelectromechanical Wavelength-Tunable Vertical-Cavity Light-Emitters and Lasers”, May 1996.

 

39.      GLENN SOLOMON - “InAs Quantum Dots by Strain-induced Islanding”, June 1996.

 

40.      GUOYING DING - “Design, Fabrication and High Speed Modulation of Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers”, December 1996.

 

41.      HEON LEE - “Growth, Characterization and Processing of Gallium Nitride Films for High Temperature Electronics and Optoelectronics in Blue To UV”, December 1996.

 

42.      JEFF POWELL - “Systems Aspects of Vertical Cavity Multi Quantum Well Optoelectronic Modulators”, March 1997.

 

43.      DAXIN LIU – "Fabry-Perot Modulator and Vertically Integrated Coupled Cavity Light Emitting Diode", December 1997

 

44.      BARBARA PALDUS – "From Pulsed to Continuous Wave Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy", May 1998

 

45.      FRED SUGIHWO – “Design and Fabrication of Wavelength Tunable Optoelectronic Devices”, August, 1998

 

46.      BAEGIN SUNG – "Quantum Well Above-Barrier States and Short Wavelength Intersubband Transitions in InGa/AlGaAs Quantum Wells", August 1998

 

47.      ALAN MASSENGALE - "Collector-Up AlGaAs/GaAs Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors Using Oxidized AlAs for Current Confinement", August 1998

 

48.      CHENG-YU HUNG – "Patterned Self-Assembly by Controlled Precipitation of Arsenic in Nonstoichiometric Gallium Arsenide", October 1998

 

49.      CHRISTOPHER EBERT – "Quasi-Phasematched Waveguides for Infrared Nonlinear Optics Using GaAs/Ge/GaAs Heteroepitaxy", November 1998

 

50.      DUNCAN STEWART – "Level Spectroscopy of a Quantum Dot", March 1999

 

51.      LUIZ FRANCA-NETO – "Noise in High Electric Field Transport and Low Noise Field Effect Transistor Design: The Ergodic Method", May 1999

 

52.      TZU-FANG HUANG – "Growth of III-V Nitrides and Buffer Layer Investigation by Pulsed Laser Deposition", July 1999

 

53.      RENAN MILO - "Efficiency of Surface-Pumped Backward Optical Parametric Oscillators and Amplifiers in GaAs/AlGaAs", February 2000

 

54.      ERJI MAO – "Semiconductor in-Line Fiber Devices for Optical Communications Systems", June, 2000

 

55.      HONG LIU – "High Speed, Low Driving Voltage Vertical Cavity MQW Modulators for Optical Interconnect and Communication", April 2001

 

56.      SYLVIA SPRUYETTE - "MBE Growth of Nitride-Arsenides for Long Wavelength Opto-Electronics", April 2001

 

57.      WAYNE MARTIN - "Micromachined Tunable VCSELs for Wavelength Division Multiplexing Systems", June 2001

 

58.      LIEVEN M. K. VANDERSYPEN – “Experimental Quantum Computation with Nuclear Spins in Liquid Solution”, July, 2001

 

59.      THIERRY PINGUET – “Orientation-Patterned Gallium Arsenide for Quasi-Phasematched Infrared Nonlinear Optics”, March, 2002

 

60.      CHIEN-CHUNG LIN – “Surface Micromachined Tunable Optoelectronic Devices”,  June, 2002.

 

61.      VINCENT GAMBIN—“Long Wavelength Luminescence from GaInNAsSb on GaAs”, November, 2002

 

62.      WONILL HA – “Long Wavelength GaInNAs and GaInNAsSb Lasers on GaAs” December, 2002

 

63.      SERGUEI KOMARAOV – “Potential of Strain Induced Semiconductor Quantum Dots for Device Applications “, December, 2002

 

64.      XINLAN ZHOU—“Quantum Logic Gate Construction and Quantum Algorithms”, December, 2002

 

65.      XIAN LIU—“Arsenic-Doping of Silicon by Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, May, 2003

 

66.      MATTHIAS STEFFEN—“A Prototype Quantum Computer Using Nuclear Spins in Liquid Solution”, JUNE, 2003

 

67.      QIANG TANG—“Si Nanowires for Advanced Microelectronics: MBE Gas-Source growth and in situ Devices”, July, 2003

 

68.      VIJIT SABNIS—“Optically-Controlled Electroabsorption Modulators for Future Generation Optical Networks”, December, 2003

 

69.      XIN JIANG—“Tunnel Based Spin Injection Devices for Semiconductor Spintronics”, February, 2004

 

70.      EVAN THRUSH—“Integrated Fluorescence Sensor”, December, 2004

 

71.      VINCENZO LORDI—“ Band-Edge Optical Properties of GaInNAs(Sb) and the Relation to Atomic Structure”, December, 2004

 

72.      LYNFORD GODDARD—“ Characterization And Modeling of the Intrinsic Properties of 1.5Ķm GaInNAsSb-GaAs Lasers”, March, 2005

 

73.      MARK WISTEY—“Growth Of 1.5 Ķm GaInNAsSb Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers by Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, March, 2005

 

74.      TIHOMIR GUGOV—Transmission Electron Microscopy Characterization of Long Wavelength Dilute Nitrides”, March, 2005

 

75.      ZHIGANG XIE—“Microdisk cavity integration with indium arsenide quantum dots: From as-grown to regrowth”, June, 2005

 

76.      JUNXIAN FU—“ Coherent Near Infrared Photodetection With Indium Gallium Arsenide Based Optoelectronic Devices”, September, 2005

 

77.      CHRIS COLDREN—“ Group III-Arsenide-Nitride Based Long Wavelength Laser Diodes”, September, 2005

 

78.      DAVID JACKREL—“ InGaAs and GaInNAs(Sb) 1064 nm Photodetectors and Solar Cells on GaAs Substrates”, December, 2005

 

79.      ROGER WANG—“Magnetic Tunnel Spin Injectors for Spintronics Research and Development”, December, 2005

 

80.      SETH BANK— “High-Performance 1.55 Ķm GaInNAsSb Lasers Grown on GaAs”, March, 2006

 

81.      HOMAN YUEN—“ Growth And Characterization of Dilute Nitride Antimonides for Long-Wavelength Optoelectronics”, March, 2006

 

82.      XIAOJUN YU— “MBE Growth Of III-V Materials with Orientation-Patterned Structures for Nonlinear Optics”, March, 2006

 

83.      HYUNSOO YANG—“Metal Spintronics: Tunneling Spectroscopy in Junctions with Magnetic and Superconducting Electrodes”, March, 2006

 

84.      YU-HSUAN KUO— “Germanium-Silicon Electroabsorption Modulators”, June, 2006

 

85.      KE WANG— “A Carbon Nanotube Microelectrode Array for Neural Stimulation”, June, 2006

 

86.      LUIGI SCACCABAROZZI— “Artificially Birefringent Aluminum Gallium Arsenide/Aluminum Oxide-Based Submicron Waveguides and Resonant Cavities for Nonlinear Optics”, June, 2006

 

87.      ALIREZA KHALILI— “Hybrid Semiconductor Fiber Lasers for Telecommunications”, August, 2006

 

88.      MASAMITSU HAYASHI —“ Current Driven Dynamics of Magnetic Domain Walls In Permalloy Nanowires”, December, 2006

 

89.      REKHA RAJARAM—“Study of Magnetism in Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors based on III-V Nitrides”, March, 2007

 

90.      RAFAEL ALDAZ—“Towards Monolithic Integration of Mode-Locked Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser”, June, 2007

 

91.      ZHILONG RAO—“High-Intensity Nano-Aperture Lasers For Near-field Optics”, December, 2007

 

92.      THOMAS T. LEE, “Development of Integrated Semiconductor Optical Sensors for Functional Brain Imaging”, August, 2008

 

93.      DONGHUN CHOI, “III-V Semiconductor Growth on Ge/Si and Surface Passivation for CMOS Technology”, January, 2009

 

94.      HOPIL BAE, — “Growth of 1.5-1.55Ķm GaInNAsSb Lasers by Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, March, 2009

 

95.      BARDEN SHIMBO— “Fabrication of Lateral Oxide Barriers for Metal Single Electron Transistors”, May, 2009

 

96.      PAUL LIM— “Low-frequency Noise as a Characterization and Evaluation Tool for Advanced MOSFETs”, September, 2009

 

97.      LI GAO— “Spin Polarized Current Phenomena In Magnetic Tunnel Junctions”, September, 2009

 

98.      KAI MA— “Fast Photoconductive Materials for Wideband A/D Conversion and Monolithic Integration with CMOS”, December, 2009

 

99.      JUN PAN—“Coherent Interactions in On-Chip Photonic-Crystal Cavities”, May, 2010

 

100.   CHENG-HAN YANG— “ Ferromagnetism and Resistive Switching in MgO with Nitrogen Doping”, July, 2010

 

101.   LARKHOON LEEM— “Magnetic Coupled Spin-Torque Device: Spin-Based Non-Volatile Logic Device and Applications”, August, 2010

 

102.   YIWEN RONG—“High Speed, Low Driving Voltage Vertical Cavity Germanium-Silicon Modulators For Optical Interconnect”, November, 2010

 

103.   THOMAS O’SULLIVAN—“Implantable Fluorescence Sensor For Continuous Molecular Monitoring In Live Animals”, November, 2010

 

104.   YIJIE HUO—“ Strained Ge And GeSn Band Engineering For Si Photonic Integrated Circuits”, December, 2010

 

105.   ANJIA GU—“Towards High Efficiency And Low Cost Nano-Structured Iii-V Solar Cells”, March, 2011

 

106.   DAVID MILLER—“Gallium Nitride Epitaxy by a Novel Hybrid VPE Technique”, June, 2011

 

107.   ALTAMASH JANJUA— “Towards Monolithic Semiconductor Photonic Crystal Passively Mode Locked Laser For Two-Photon Microscopy”, March, 2012

 

108.   HAI LIN— “Growth and Characterization of GeSn and SiGeSn Alloys for Optical Interconnects”, May, 2012

 

109.   JUSTIN BROCKMAN— “Electric Field-Induced Conductivity Switching In Vanadium Sesquioxide Nanostructures”, June, 2012

 

110.   MEREDITH LEE— “Tunable Photonic Crystal Biosensors For Portable Label-Free Diagnostics”, June, 2012

 

111.   ANGIE LIN— “All-Epitaxial Orientation-Patterned Iii-V Semiconductors For Nonlinear Optics”, June, 2012

 

112.   LELE WANG— “Photovoltaic Retinal Prosthesis”, June, 2012

 

113.   SONNY VO— “Nano-Aperture VCSELs for Near-field Applications”, March 2013

 

114.   TOMAS SARMIENTO— “GaAs-based 1550 nm GaInNAsSb Lasers”, March 2013

 

115.   DONG LIANG— “Nanostructures In III-V Solar Cells”, March 2013

 

116.   MINGYANG LI— “The Effect Of Electrolyte Gating on Several Solid State Systems”, March 2013

 

117.   NAGA PHANI B AETUKURI— “The Control Of Metal-Insulator Transition In Vanadium Dioxide”, June 2013

 

118.   SHUANG LI— “Topological Insulator And Magnetically Doped Topological Insulator Thin Films By Molecular Beam Epitaxy”, June 2013

 

119.   TIMOTHY PHUNG—“Controlling Injection And Propagation Of Domain Walls In Magnetic Nanowires”, December 2013

 

120.   ROBERT CHEN—“Germanium-Tin: A Material and Technology for Group-IV Photonics”, June, 2014

 

121.   ED FEI—“Ge/SiGe Quantum Well Devices for Optical Interconnects”, September, 2014