Past students, visitors, postdocs


Prof. Chris Arendse, U. Western Cape, South Africa (Jan. 2022-Oct 2022)

Dr. Sorb Yesudhas, Nov. 2018- Fall 2020

Dr. Theo Muller, U. Western Cape, South Africa, Spring 2016

Prof. Wendel Alves, Federal Univ. of ABC, Brazil, Fall 2014

Thiago Cipriano (Visiting doctoral student from Prof. W. Alves' group - UFABC, Brazil) - Spring 2014

Prof. M. Samiullah, Truman State Univ. Summer 2009-Summer 2010


Payal Bhattacharya (PhD Spring 2023)

Nonlinear optical probes for organic field-effect transistors and halide perovskites

Current position: Thin film engineer, MKS Instruments Inc. (California)

John Barron (PhD Spring 2023)

Exploring polymer dielectrics for donor-acceptor and small molecule based transistors and voltage inverters

Current position: Optical thin film engineer, Coherent Inc. (New Jersey)

Alec Pickett (PhD Fall 2019)

Amrit Laudari (PhD Spring 2019)

Polarization-induced transport in ferroelectric organic field-effect transistors 

Current position: Device Engineer, Intel. Inc. (Oregon)

Soma Khanra (PhD Spring 2018)

Self-assembled peptide nanostructures for electrical, optical and magnetic applications 

Current position: Applications Engineer - Brewer Science, Rolla

Grant Knotts (PhD Spring 2016)

Dhanashree Moghe (PhD Spring 2014)

Danish Adil (PhD Fall 2013)

Light scattering studies of organic field-effect transistors

Current position: Device Engineer, Intel Inc. (Oregon) 

Keshab Paudel (PhD Fall 2012)

Ndubuisi Ukah (PhD Fall 2012)

Minseong Yun (PhD Fall 2009)

Co-advised with Prof. S. Gangopadhyay

Arif Mohammad (PhD Spring 2007)

Raman scattering studies and charge transport in polyfluorenes  

Current position: Professor, North Virginia Community College

Vijaya Kattumuri, Ph.D. (Physics) 2006 (co-advised by SG)

Graduate Students (MS)

Kai Yang, MS (Physics) 2009

Jeff Owens, MS (Physics) 2009

Kevin Tarwater, MS (Physics) 2013

Undergraduate/High School Students

James Glaser (2018-2020)

Ogonna Annunoby (Physics), spring 2019

Josh Miles (Physics), Spring 2017 - 2018

Josh Sadler (Physics and Engineering, Fall 2017-2018

Kristin Gooden (Physics), Graduated Dec. 2015

Christopher Lutsch (Physics), Spring 2012

Luke Andrea (Physics), Fall 2009-Fall 2010

Nick Criswell (Physics), Spring 2009-Fall 2010

Harrison Knoll (Eng. & Phys), Spring 2009-Fall2010

Zach Childers, Fall 2006-August 2007

Christopher Volz, Physics, Summer 2005-2006

Michael Gramlich, Physics, Summer 2005

Yvonne Solbrekken, Physics, Fall 2003-Fall 2004