Theodore Moustakas

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Professor Emeritus (MSE, ECE) Distinguished Professor of Photonics and Optoelectronics

Professor Emeritus (MSE, ECE)
Distinguished Professor of Photonics and Optoelectronics

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Columbia University, 1974
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Materials Science and Engineering
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Honors and Awards 2013 Charter Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
    Honorary Doctorate, Aristotle University for Excellence in Research
    Fellow, American Physical Society
    Fellow, Electrochemical Society
    Fellow, IEEE
    2011 Distinguished Scholar of the BU College of Engineering
    2010 Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Innovator Award
    2009 BU College of Engineering Dean’s Catalyst Award
    1998 ECE Award for Excellence in Teaching
    Cited in “Technology Transfer Works: 100 Cases from research to realization,” Better World Project
    Special editor of the Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology and Journal of Electronic Materials
  • Classes Taught EC411
    EC471 Physics of Semiconductor Devices
    EC577 Electronic Optical and Magnetic Properties of Materials
    EC700 Advanced Special Topics
    EC771 Physics of Compound Semiconductor Devices
    EC892 Seminar: Electro-Physics
  • Areas of Interest Growth, properties and applications of wide bandgap semiconductors of the GaN family. The materials are grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) and Hydrate Vapor Phase Epitaxy (HVPE). Device applications include optoelectronic devices covering the spectral range from deep UV to terahertz (LEDs, laser diodes, optical modulators, and detectors).

Publications

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