Bio-Inspired Sensors and Optoelectronics Laboratory


Principal Investigator

Hooman

Hooman Mohseni - hmohseni "at" northwestern.edu



Post-Doctoral Fellows

Lining

Lining (Lindsy) Liu- lining.liu "at" northwestern.edu

Min-Su

Min-Su Park- min-su.park "at" northwestern.edu

Min-Su Park received M.S. and Ph. D. from Gwangju Institute of Science & Technology (GIST), Republic of Korea in 2006 and 2012, respectively. He is interested in optoelectronics and their applications. He likes jogging and listening music.

Iman

Iman Hassani Nia - imanhassani2014 "at" u.northwestern.edu

He got his B.Sc and M.Sc degree from Shiraz University. His research area is optoelectronic and thermal effects in semiconductors. In his spare time, he likes to listen and play music, play tennis and chess, and go swimming.


Graduate Students

Simone

Simone Bianconi - simone.bianconi "at" u.northwestern.edu

Simone studied Nuclear Engineering at University of Bologna, Italy, and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He is interested in novel device fabrication, optical electronics and nanophotonics. He loves sports, especially basketball, volleyball and cycling.

Min-Su

Cobi Rabinowitz

Bobby

Robert Brown - robertbrown2011 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Robert is originally from Utica, NY. He received his M.S. at the University of Central Florida in 2011 and his B.S. at Rochester Institute of Technology in 2010. He is interested in nanophotonics, optoelectronics, plasmonics, and novel device fabrication. His previous research involved silicon photonics, infrared detection, and fabrication process control. Robert is also interested in jazz music, tennis, bad jokes and homebrewing.

Farah

Farah Khalid

Farah has been working on Application-specific integrated circuits (ASIC) tailored towards high-end, novel detector arrays.

Mohsen

Mohsen Rezaei - MohsenRezaei2019 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Mohsen was born in Hamedan, Iran. He received his B.Sc. degree from the University of Tehran, in 2009 and the M. Sc. degree  from the Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran in 2012.  Since September 2013 he has been a Research Assistant with BISOL.  He loves Iranian traditional music and poetry, mountain climbing and camping.

Travis

Travis Hamilton - Travishamilton2020 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Travis studied Electrical Engineering at UIUC. He is interested in plasmonics, biosensing and optical electronics. He likes swimming and reading.

Travis

Skyler Wheaton - SkylerWheaton2019 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Skyler studied physics at the University of Washington. He earned his masters in physics at the University of Victoria. He is interested in Plasmonics, bio-sensing, embedded development and novel sensors. He likes programming, hobbyist electronics, and martial arts.



Undergraduate Students

Katie

Katie Barnhart- katiebarnhart2018 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Patrick

Jaehyun (Patrick) Kim- JaehyunKim2020 "at" u.northwestern.edu

Alvin

Alvin Tan- AlvinTan2020 "at" u.northwestern.edu



Former Member

Chee

Chee Leong Tan (Former postdoctoral fellow)

Assistant professor at Photonics Research Center, University Malaya.

Alfie

Alfred Astor (Former undergraduate student)

Currently Studying at Imperial College London

Frank

Frank Wang (Former undergraduate student)

Eric

Eric Dexheimer (Former undergraduate student)

Vala

Vala Fathipour

Currently working as a post-doc at UC Berkley.

Alireza

Alireza Bonakdar (Former PhD student)

Senior Product Characterization Engineer, OmniVision.

Giulia

Giulia Acconcia (Former visiting PhD student)

Currently a Currently a Postdoctoral Researcher, Politecnico di Milano – DEIB.

SungJun

Sung Jun Jang (former post doctoral fellow)

Process Integration Engineer, Lumentum.

Abi

Abigail Turay (Former undergraduate student)

Engineer at AT&T.

Joe

Joseph Younge (Former undergraduate student)

Brad

Bradley Elkus (Former graduate student)

Ryan

Ryan Gelfand (Former PhD student)

Ryan is currently an assistant professor at CREOL, University of Central Florida.

Gokalp

Omer Gokalp Memis (Former research assistant professor)

Gokalp is currently working at Intel.

Zoe

Zoe Irene Listernick (Former undergraduate student)

Jack

John Kohoutek (Former PhD student)

Jack is currently working at Northrop Grumman; formerly at NIST.

Dey

Dibyendu Dey (Former PhD student)

Dibyendu is currently working at Intel.

Kari

Kari Driemeyer (Former undergraduate student)

Electrophysics Engineer, Boeing.

Alejandro

Alejandro Sklar (Former undergraduate student)

CTO / Co-Founder, PieceMaker Technologies Inc.
Christian

Christian Peters (Former Pre-Doctoral Fellow) 

CTO, Co-Founder, bei microGauge AG, Switzerland.

Wei Wu (Former PhD Student) 

Dr. Principal Investigator, DowDuPont Electronics & Imaging.

Yash D. Shah (Former graduate student)

Postdoctoral Research Assistant, the University of Glasgow, UK.

Meredith

Meredith Chow (Former undergraduate student)

Meredith is working at the Northrop Grumman Corporation.

Gregory

Gregory Huffman (Former undergraduate student)

Greg is working at McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP.

Alex2

Alexander Antaris (Former undergraduate student)
 

Andrew

Andrew Dai (Former undergraduate student)

Director of Hardware Engineering, Flair Systems.

Ivy

Ivy Yoke Leng Wan (Former undergraduate student)

Ivy is currently working at Maxis Communications.

Dr. Wen

Hongqiao Wen (Former visiting scholar)

Alex

Alex Katsnelson (Former post doctoral fellow)

Alex is currently working at Princeton Lightwave.

Brad

Bradley Crowe (Former undergraduate student)

Modern Infrastructure Team SE, Dell Technologies.

Lucas

Lucas Bruderer (Former exchange student)

Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group, Switzerland.

Sevil

Sevil Shafee Fazel (Former student)

Senior FP&A Analyst, Agilent Technologies.

Sanjay

Sanjay S Kumar (Former undergraduate student)

Pascal

Pascal Behr (Former exchange student)

Pascal is from ETH

Marco

Marco Tomamichel (Former exchange student)

Senior Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney.