David Bishop

Professor, ECE, Physics, MSE, ME, BME

  • Title Professor, ECE, Physics, MSE, ME, BME

Title:  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

Research Interests:   

  • 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

Websites:  https://www.bu.edu/eng/profile/david-bishop/sites.bu.edu/cell-met/

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