Selim Ünlü

Selim ÜnlüProfessor (ECE, BME, MSE)
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs

PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1992

Biological Sensing and Imaging
Optical Characterization and Nanophotonics

(617) 353-5067
office: PHO 826
office hours: contact for appointment

Honors, Awards, and Editorships

  • 1996 NSF CAREER Award
  • 1996 ONR Young Investigator Award
  • 2002 ECE Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Fellow, IEEE
  • Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics
  • 2006 College of Engineering Service Award
  • 2007 Dean’s Catalyst Award
  • 2007 ARCNN Distinguished Lecturer
  • 2005-2007 IEEE/LEOS Distinguished Lecturer
  • 2008 TÜBITAK Special Award

Classes Taught

  • EC410 Introduction to Electronics
  • EC563 Fiber-Optic Communication System
  • EC570 Lasers
  • EC770 Guided-wave Optoelectronics
  • EC892 Seminar: Electro-Physics

Research Interests

  • near-field optical microscopy and spectroscopy of semiconductor materials and devices
  • design, processing, characterization, and simulation of semiconductor optoelectronic devices
  • nanoscale imaging of biological samples
  • biosensors

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