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 Division of Materials Science & Engineering
    Physics Department
    Photonics Center
  • Honors and Awards Fellow, Optical Society of America, 2018
    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 & Affiliated Faculty (ECE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (MSE), Primary Faculty (MSE)