Luca Dal Negro


Professor (ECE, MSE, Physics)

  • Office 8 St. Mary’s St Boston, MA 02215, Room 825
  • Phone (617) 358-2627

Professor (ECE, MSE, Physics)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of Trento, Italy, 2003
  • Additional Affiliations Physics Department
    Materials Science and Engineering
  • Honors and Awards NSF Career Award (2009)
    Early Career Research Excellence Award, College of Engineering, Boston University (2009)
    Dean’s Catalyst Award, College of Engineering, Boston University (2007)
  • Classes Taught EK100: Exploring the Science of Light
    EC410: Introduction to Electronics
    EC471: Physics of Semiconductor Devices
    EC500: Fourier Optics
    EC560: Introduction to Photonics
    EC562: Optical Engineering
    EC570: Lasers and Applications
    EC700: Adv Spec Topics
    EC770: Guided-wave Optoelectronics
    EC777: Nano-Optics
  • Areas of Interest Optical amplification phenomena and laser physics
    Optical spectroscopy of semiconductor nanostructures
    Photonic crystals, Anderson light localization and aperiodic dielectrics
    Nanophotonics and plasmonics


Affiliation: Primary Faculty (ECE), Primary Faculty (MSE)