Group

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Current Group

Principal Investigator: Prof. Zubin Jacob (CV_ZJ_July6_2016)

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Dr. Sarang Pendharkar (co-advised with N. Nazemifard)
Dr. Li-Ping Yang

Graduate Students (PhD)

  • Ward Newman
  • Sean Molesky
  • Saman Jahani
  • Cristian L. Cortes
  • Prashant Shekhar
  • Ryan Starko-Bowes (co-advised with S. Pramanik)
  • Farid Kalhor (co-advised with T. Thundat)
  • Todd Van Mechelen
  • Farhad Khosravi
  • Zohreh Poursoti

Alumni


Theses

1. P. Shekhar, Sept. 2013 (Next position: PhD student, University of Alberta)
M.S. Thesis title: “Strong coupling and superradiance in hyperbolic metamaterials”

2. Y. Guo, Aug 2014 (Next position: PhD student, Stanford University)
M.S. Thesis title: “Singular fluctuational electrodynamic effects in hyperbolic metamaterials and moving media”

3. H. Huan, Sept 2014 (Next position: PhD student, UCSD)
M.S. Thesis title: “Nanostructured metamaterials for thermal applications

4. J. Atkinson, Dec 2015 (Next position: PhD student, Waterloo Univ.)                                                                                           M.S. Thesis title: “Optical characterization of anisotropy in multi-layer and nanowire metamaterials”

Summer Students

2011 Y. Guo, C. Cortes, V. Divekar
2012 C. Dewalt, J. Atkinson, X. Chen, H. Zhao, F. Zhang, Y. He, L. Zhi
2013 T. V. Mechelen, Giacomo Torai, Paco Guidice, Chensheng Gong, Jingyi Tian
2014 T. V. Mechelen

 

Undergraduate Senior Design Projects

2011 W. Newman, S. Molesky
2012 C. Cortes, C. Dewalt, J. Atkinson, J. Garrett, D. Brossart
2013 C. Potts, T. V. Mechelen

Visting Faculty

  • 2011-2012 Prof. Bin Guo ( Wuhan University of Technology, China)