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Electrical Engineering

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New Research Grants

November 2014

NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center: Center on Optical Wireless Applications
Dr. Mohsen Kavehrad
Oberon renewed membership

October 2014

“Development of Volumetric Index of Refraction Gradient Optics (VIRGO)"
Dr. Doug Werner
Voxtel Inc.

“Bio-inspired Structured Graphical Models for Inference and Information Fusion”
Dr. Vishal Monga
Howard University

“High Performance All-Optical Switches”
Dr. Shizhuo (Stewart) Yin
U.S. Army Research Laboratory

NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center: Center on Optical Wireless Applications
Dr. Mohsen Kavehrad
AirBus renewed membership

NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center: Center on Optical Wireless Applications
Dr. Mohsen Kavehrad
Boeing renewed membership

“EFRI 2-DARE: Design, Synthesis, Characterization and Device Fabrication of Transition Metal Dichalcogenides for Active and Nonlinear Photonics”
Dr. Zhiwen Liu
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

“Radar Waveform Simulation and Target Scattering/Detection Analysis”
Dr. Ram Narayanan
Naval Sea Systems Command

“Noise Radar Concepts for Radar Surveillance”
Dr. Ram Narayanan
Defense Engineering Corporation

September 2014

“HF Network Simulation”
Dr. Sven Bilén
Harris RF Communications

“IED Detection Radar System Development Support”
Dr. Ram Narayanan

“EFRI 2-DARE: 2D Crystals formed by Activated Atomic Layer Deposition”
Dr. Tom Jackson
National Science Foundation

“Studies of Nonlinear Photonics of Blue Phase Liquid Crystalline Materials”
Dr. Iam-Choon Khoo
Air Force Office of Scientific Research

“Complex index and nonlinearity modulation in organic photonic composites”
Dr. Noel Chris Giebink
Air Force Office of Scientific Research

“Exploring the impact of local environment on charge transfer states at molecular donor-acceptor heterojunctions”
Dr. Noel Chris Giebink
U.S. Department of Energy

"NSF EAGER: Explore ultrafast broadband optical switches by harnessing field induced dynamic waveguide in nanodisordered KTN crystals
Dr. Shizhuo (Stuart) Yin
National Science Foundation

“Metamaterial-enabled Small Form-factor Antennas for High Power Microwave (HPM) Applications"
Dr. Doug Werner
Advanced Technology International

“CIF: Small: Collaborative Research: Foundations of Energy Harvesting Wireless Communications”
Dr. Aylin Yener
National Science Foundation

August 2014

"Complex Index and Nonlinearity Modulation in Organic Photonic Composites"
Dr. N. Chris Giebink
Air Force Office of Scientific Research

"Foundations of Energy Harvesting Wireless Communications"
Dr. Aylin Yener
National Science Foundation