Faculty and Personnel

Director and Principal Investigator

Dr. Farrokh Ayazi
Director, Center for MEMS & Microsystems Technologies (CMMT)
404.894.9496
farrokh.ayazi@ece.gatech.edu

Administrative Support

Alison Kaiser
Technology Square Research Building
404.894.8327
kaiser@ece.gatech.edu

Purnima Sharma
Marcus Nanotechnology Research Center
404.894.5251
purnima.sharma@ece.gatech.edu

 

Research Faculty

Graduate Students

Alumni

Anosh Daruwalla
Graduation Date: August 2019
Degree: Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, GA

Mohammad Moghimi
Period: May 2018 - July 2019
Position: Post-doc
Employer: Assistant Professor at Northern Illinois University
 

Pantani Liu (Chang-shun Liu)
Graduation Date: May 2019
Degree: Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Qualcomm, CA

Benoit Hamelin
Graduation Date: December 2018
Degree: Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, GA

Haoran Wen
Graduation Date: May 2018
Degree: Ph.D. in Physics
Employer: Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, GA

 

Yaesuk Jeong
Graduation Date: May 2017
Degree: Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering
Employer: Panasonic, Marlborough, MA

Samuel Wisher
Graduation Date: December 2016
Degree: MS in Electrical & Computer Engineering
Employer: Raytheon, Tuscon, AZ
 

Diego Serrano
Graduation Date: Oct 2014
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Panasonic, MEMS Development Team Manager - Marlborough, MA

Arashk Norouzpour-Shirazi
Graduation Date: January 2016
Degree: Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering
Employer: Cirrus Logic, Austin, TX

Peng Shao
Graduation Date: May 2014
Degree: Ph. D in Mechanical Engineering
Employer: Freescale semiconductor, Senior MEMS Designer - Tucson, AZ

Roozbeh Tabrizian
Graduation Date: December 2013
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: University of Florida, Assistant Professor - Gainesville, FL

Logan Sorenson
Graduation Date: December 2013
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: HRL Laboratories, Research Staff Member - Malibu, CA

Wang-Kyung Sung
Graduation Date: December 2013
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Vesper MEMS Inc., Sr. MEMS Design Engineer - Boston, MA

Jenna Fu
Graduation Date: Aug 2013
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: System Planning Corporation, Research Scientist - Arlington, VA

Milap Dalal
Graduation Date: August 2012
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Ikanos Communications, Sr Analog Designer - Red Bank, NJ

Mauricio Pardo Gonzalez
Graduation Date: January 2012
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Universidad del Norte, Associate Professor - Barranquilla, Columbia

Ashwin Kumar Samarao
Graduation Date: May 2011
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Bosch Corp - Palo Alto, CA
 

Hossein Miri Lavasani
Graduation Date: May 2010
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Avago Technologies - San Jose, CA
 

Divyanshu Agrawal
Graduation Date: December 2009
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Texas Instruments - Dallas, TX
 

Dongning Zhao
Graduation Date: December 2009
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Wanling Pan
Graduation Date: December 2009
Degree: Postdoctoral associate
Employer: Integrated Device Technology, Inc - San Jose, CA

Houri Johari
Graduation Date: August 2008
Degree: Ph. D in Mechanical Engineering
Employer: InvenSense, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA

 

Mina Rais-Zadeh
Graduation Date: July 2008
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (Assistant Professor)

 

Mohammad Faisal Zaman
Graduation Date: May 2008
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Qualtré, Inc. - Boston, MA

Jiandong Fang
Employer: Lexmark - Lexington, KY

 

 

 

Reza Abdolvand
Graduation Date: January 2008
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: University of Central Florida, Associate Professor - Orlando, FL

Ajit Sharma
Graduation Date: December 2007
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Texas Instruments - Dallas, TX

 

Jalpa Shah
Graduation Date: December 2007
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Medtronics Inc. - Minneapolis, MN

Gavin Ho
Graduation Date: October 2006
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Independent Consulting

Krishnakumar Sundaresan
Graduation Date: December 2006
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: GE Global Research - Nisakayuna, NY

Zhili Hao
Employer: Old Dominion University, Associate Professor - Norfolk, VA

 

 

Siavash Pourkamali
Graduation Date: December 2006
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: University of Texas at Dallas, Associate Professor - Dallas, TX

Abhishek Sivapurapu
Graduation Date: December 2005
Degree: MS in Materials Science and Engineering
Employer: Applied Materials - Santa Clara, CA

John Peng
Graduation Date: August 2006
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Pursuing Ph. D in BioE at Georgia Tech - Atlanta, GA

Shweta Sameer Humad
Graduation Date: July 2004
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Goodrich Corp. - Brunsville, Minnesota

 

Pejman Monajemi
Graduation Date: April 2006
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Pacific Biosciences - Menlo Park, CA

Babak Vakili Amini
Graduation Date: January 2006
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Qualcomm - Santa Clara, CA

Akinori Hashimura
Graduation Date: August 2002
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Sharp Labs - Camas, WA

Keith Brouse
Graduation Date: May 2002
Degree: MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: Texas Instruments - Dallas, TX

Sidharth Dalmia
Graduation Date: 2002
Degree: Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employer: PlanarMag, Inc - Sacramento, CA