Bio

Contact Information:

UIC Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, 1020 Sciences and Engineering Offices (SEO), 851 South Morgan St.(M/C 154)
Chicago, IL 60607

Office: 3015 ERF

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering
University of Michigan, 2003

M.S., Electrical Engineering
University of Michigan, 2000

B.Tech. Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, 1998

Molecular Beam Epitaxy of Compound Semiconductors and Multifunctional Oxides (BaTiO3, ZnO, HgCdTe, etc)

fabrication of high-performance optoelectronic devices

characterization HgCdTe detectors and avalanche photodiodes

development of spintronic devices using nanowires and novel spin injectors

Best Paper Award, North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Conference, Providence, 2001

Best Paper Award, North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Conference, Tempe, 2000

Co-authored two book chapters:
(a) “High-Speed Quantum Dot Lasers, P. Bhattacharya, S. Ghosh and T. Norris
(b) “Quantum Dot Optoelectronic Devices”, P. Bhattacharya, S. Ghosh and A.D. Stiff-Roberts

Authored 20 journal articles and more than 15 conference and invited papers

Nominated for Best Graduate Student Instructor for College of Engineering, University of Michigan, 1999.

Student Member IEEE, 1997-2003.

Summer Research Fellowship, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, May 1997-July 1999