David Bishop

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Professor (ECE, Physics, MSE, ME, BME) Head of the Division of Materials Science & Engineering Director of the CELL-MET Engineering Research Center

  • Office 8 St. Mary’s St Boston, MA 02215, Room 609
  • Phone (617) 353-8899

Professor (ECE, Physics, MSE, ME, BME)
Head of the Division of Materials Science & Engineering
Director of the CELL-MET Engineering Research Center

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Cornell University, 1978
  • Additional Affiliations Director, CELL-MET Engineering Research Center
    Head, Division of Materials Science & Engineering
    Department of Physics
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Photonics Center
  • Honors and Awards Ignition Award, 2018
    Fellow, National Academy of Inventors, 2018
    Fellow, American Physical Society, 1987
    Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff Award, AT&T Bell Labs, 1988
    George E. Pake Prize, American Physical Society, 2009
    Nano50 Innovator Award, Nanotech Briefs, 2006
    Bell Labs Fellow, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
    Good Scout Award for leadership in local youth programs
    AT&T Affirmative Action Award for diversity recruiting and hiring
    Named Array of Contemporary American Physicists by the American Institute of Physics
    Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award
    Member of IEEE & Materials Research Society
  • Areas of Interest low temperature physics
    mechanical properties of materials at low temperatures
    MEMS and NEMS
    MEMS in lightwave networks
    all-optical switching
    superconductivity and superfluidity
    magnetic vortices in superconductors and their phase transitions
    nanotechnology
    Casimir effect and Casimir oscillators
    VLSI cooling using nano-patterned structures
    energy efficient networking
    electron coherence effects in metallic nanostructures at low temperatures
    cybersecurity and protecting critical infrastructure

Publications

Affiliation: Administration & Staff (MSE), Affiliated Faculty (ME), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (BME), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ME), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (MSE), Primary Faculty (MSE)