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Laboratory
Lab 59A AMRL 
91 Technology Drive 
         & 
C108 DEIC 
81 Technology Drive

Clemson University
Anderson , SC 29625
Ph: (864) 656-2201

Dr. Koley
221-E Riggs Hall
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Clemson University
Clemson , SC 29634
Ph: (864) 656-2201
Fax: (864) 656-5917

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Clemson Alumni

Postdoctoral Researchers

   

 

Dr. Durga Rao Gajula

Research Area:

  • eveloping the fabrication process of III-V Nitride based triangular microcantilevers and their application in the detection of volatile organic compounds
  • Electrical characterization of Nano/MicroElectroMechanical Systems (NEMS/MEMS)
  • Micro and Nanoelectronics

Current Position:
Research Fellow
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

   

 

Dr. Md Sayful Islam

Research Area:

  • Fabrication of nanoelectronic and micron/nanoelectromechanical devices using photolithographic and lithographic techniques.
  • Structural, electrical and mechanical characterization of nanoelectronic and micron/nanoelectromechanical devices.
  • Building experimental setups suitable for testing and characterizing the fabricated devices.

Current Position:
Formulation Scientist
Koppers Inc., Atlanta, GA

   

 

Dr. Md. Ahsan Uddin

Research Area:
Graphene based Heterojunctions for Nano-electronic and Sensing Applications

Current Position:
Processing Engineer
Micron Technology Inc., Boise, ID

Ahsan
   

 

Dr. Hamzeh Bardweel

Research Area:
Design and Characterization of Microcantilever based sensors

Current Position:
Professor
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Hamzeh

Doctoral Researchers

   

 

Hongmei Li
Graduation Date: December 2019

Dissertation Title:
Graphene Based Ion-sensitive Field Effect Transistors for K+ Ion Sensing

Current Position:
Process Engineer
Texas Instruments, Dallas, TX

   

 

Soaram Kim
Graduation Date: August 2018

Dissertation Title:
Graphene/P(VDF-TrFE) Heterojunction Based Wearable Sensors With Integrated Piezoelectric Energy Harvester

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Masters Researchers

   

 

Caleb Dennis
Graduation Date: May 2020

Dissertation Title:
A low cost portable cloud based air quality sensing system

Current Position:
Data Management Engineer
SPAWAR, Charleston, SC

   

 

Rahul Singh
Graduation Date: May 2020

Dissertation Title:
Synthesis and characterization of vanadium dioxide on III-Nitride thin films using low pressure chemical vapor deposition for sensing applications

Current Position:
PhD. Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

 

Sean  Gorman
Graduation Date: May 2019

Dissertation Title:
GaN heater microcantilever based VOC sensing and monitoring system development

Current Position:
Test Engineer
Eaton Corporation, Greenwood, SC

   

 

Prahaladh Paniyil
Graduation Date: August 2017

Research Area:
Graphene Growth 

Current Position:
PhD. Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

 

Itmenon Towfeeq
Graduation Date: August 2017

Research Area:
Energy harvesting  and wearable electronics

Current Position:
R&D Engineer
Modjoul Electronics, Clemson, SC

   

 

Maksudul Hossain
Graduation Date: August 2017

Dissertation Title:
Graphene/Transition metal oxide based heterojunction Sensors

Current Position:
PhD. Student 
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Undergraduate Researchers

   

 

Brian Dehority
Senior Undergrad

Research Topic:

  • Environmental monitoring system

Current Position:
Undergraduate Student
New York University, New York, NY

   

Lawrence Coleman
Junior Undergrad

Research Topic:
PVDF based sensors

Current Position:
Undergraduate Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

 

Robert Irvine
Graduation Date: April 2018

Research Topic:

  • Prototyping a portable device to selectively detect VOCs and their concentration with III-Nitride cantilevers
  • 3D printing design for prototype and purposes

Current Position:
Graduate Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

Xu Han
Graduation Date: May 2016

Research Topic:
Synthesis of Graphene

Current Position:
Undergraduate Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

 

John Hardaway
Graduation Date: April 2016

Research Topic:
Automation of Chemical Vapor deposition and Sensing System

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Researcher
NESL, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

Mindy Earnest
Graduation Date: May 2016

Research Topic:
Wireless Telemetry of Sensor Data

Current Position:
Undergraduate Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Mindy
   

 

Jonathan Barreto
Graduation Date: April 2016

Research Topic:
Automation of Chemical Vapor deposition and Sensing System

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Researcher
NESL, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

   

Ryan James Lemert-Smith
Graduation Date: May 2016

Research Topic:
Automation of CVD Furnaces for 2D material Synthesis 

Current Position:
Graduate Student
NCSU, Raleigh, NC

Ryan

   

 

Jacob Spurling
Graduation Date: April 2016

Research Topic:
Automation of Chemical Vapor Deposition and Sensing System

Current Position:
Undergraduate Student
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Jacob

USC  Alumni

PhD  Students

   

Dr. Alina Wilson 
Defense Date: July 2015

Dissertation Title:
InN MEMS and Heterojunction Devices for Sensing Applications

Current Position:
Teaching Instructor
USC, Columbia, SC

   

 

Dr. Md. Ahsan Uddin
Defense Date: April 2015

Dissertation Title:
Graphene based Heterojunctions for Nano-electronic and Sensing Applications

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Researcher
NESL, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Ahsan
   

Dr. Yihao Zhu
Defense Date: April 2015

Dissertation Title:
Development of Thin Film based Biocompatible Sensors for Physiological Monitoring

Current Position:
Device Development Engineer
Skyworks, Inc., Monterey, CA

   

 

Dr. Abdul Hafiz Ibne Talukdar
Defense Date: October 2014

Dissertation Title:
Piezotransistive III-V Nitride Microcantilever Based MEMS/NEMS Sensor for Photoacoustic Spectroscopy of Chemicals

Current Position:
Senior Processing Engineer 
Intel, Portland, OR

hafiz
   

Dr. Amol Singh
Defense Date: June 2014

Dissertation Title:
Chemical  Vapor Deposition Based Synthesis of Graphene and Its Sensing Applications

Current Position:
Senior Process Engineer
Intel, Portland, OR

amol

   

 

Dr. Ehtesham Bin Quddus
Graduation Date: August 2013

Dissertation Title:
III-V Nitride Micro and Nanoscale Cantilevers for Multimodal Sensing Applications. 

 

Current Position:
Process Engineer
Intel Corporation, Portland, OR

Quddus

   

Dr. Md. Waliullah Khan Nomani
Graduation Date: April 2012

Dissertation Title:
Graphene Based Chemical and IR Sensors and Correlated Carrier Transport..

 

Current Position:
Process Engineer
Intel Corporation, Albuquerque, NM

Nomani
   

Dr. Muhammad Qazi
Graduation Date: August 2011

Dissertation Title:
Microcantilever based potentiometric Sensors for harsh environment applications.

 

Current Position:
Process Engineer
Intel Corporation, Portland, OR

Qazi
   

Dr. Jie Liu
Graduation Date: August 2011

Dissertation Title:
Silicon Piezoresistive Microcantilever for Potentiometric Sensing.

 

Current Position:
Process Engineer
Applied Materials Inc, Santa Clara, CA

Jie
   

Dr. Zhihua Cai
Graduation Date: December 2008

Dissertation Title:
Synthesis, properties and applications of indium nitride nanowires and nanonetworks.

Current Position:
Working as Post Doctoral Research Associate
Dept of ECE, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.

Cai

Masters Students

   

Rina Patel
Graduation Date: July 2015

Dissertation Title:
Fabrication and Characterization of Graphene Based Biocompatible Ion Sensitive Field Effect Transistor (ISFET)

Current Position:
Looking for PhD. opportunities

   

Ifat Jahangir
Graduation Date: April 2015

Dissertation Title:
III-V Nitride Based Micro-cantilever Heaters for Unique Multimodal Detection of Volatile Organic Compounds at Low Temperature

 

Current Position:
PhD. Student,

USC, Columbia, SC

Ifat
   

Nicholas DeRoller
Graduation Date: August 2014

Dissertation Title:
Finite Element Analysis Simulations of Micro and Nano-Electromechanical Sensors for Design Optimization

Current Position:
Currently working as a Research Engineer at the Savannah River National Laboratory

   

Devendra Diwan
Graduation Date: August 2013

Dissertation Title:
Effects of N-Type Doping on AlGaN Material Quality.

 

 

Current Position:
SET Incorporated, Columbia, SC

Dev
   

Deepak Veereddy
Graduation Date: December 2008

Dissertation Title:
InN Nanowire based NanoElectromechanical systems.

 

Current Position:
Process Engineer
GeneSiC Semiconductor Inc, Dulles, VA

Deepak
   

Laxminarayanan Laxmanan
Graduation Date: 2006

Dissertation Title:
Novel Sensor Platform using MicroElectromechanical Resonators

Current Position:
Working for Advanced Micro Devices(AMD), Austin, TX

Lakshminarayanan

Undergraduate Students

   

James Tolson
Graduation Date: August 2014

Research Topic:
Graphene Synthesis and Characterization

Current Position:
Working as an Engineer at Northrop Grumman, Florida, USA. 

James

High School Students

Year Name Name of School Research Topic
 2012   Tulsi Patel

Dutch Fork High School

Assisting InN Nanowire Growth and post-growth assessment
 Ben Youngblood

Dutch Fork High School

Graphene Film Transfer and Toxic Gas Sensitivity measurement
 2011 Josephine Mark

Irmo High School

Release of InN Nanowires using BOE

 2010  Nick Montalbano

 Governor's School of Science and Mathematics

 Creating a Nitrogen Dioxide Sensor System Utilizing Automatically Thin Graphene Films
 2009 Nathaniel Dickson

Governor's School of Science and Mathematics

Synnthesis and Characterization InN Nanowires

 2008 Clarence Mabry

 Governor's School of Science and Mathematics

 InN nanowire based transistors and sensors
 2007 Luis Lazo Del Sol

Governor's School of Science and Mathematics

Calculation of Electron Mobilities in Indium Nitride Nanowires

 2006 Emtiaz Hassan

Dutch Fork High School

Growth of GaN Nanowires and Their Characterization 
 2004 Kevin Yeh

Dreher High School

Nanoscale Investigation of Semiconductor Topography

       
       
       
       
       
       

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