Inano Group

Principal Investigator

  • M. Saif Islam

    M. Saif Islam

    Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California

    Address
    3139 Kemper Hall
    One Shields Avenue
    Davis, CA 95616-5294
    Phone
    (530) 754-6732, Lab: (530) 754-2257
    Email
    Webpage
    http://www.ece.ucdavis.edu/~saif/

Visiting Professors and Scientists

  • Won-Ju Cho

    Won-Ju Cho, Ph.D.

    Visiting Professor, Department of Electronic Materials Engineering, Kwangwoon University

    Email

    Research Interest: Semiconductor Advanced Technology

  • Sadik Bagci

    Assoc. Prof. Dr. SADIK BAGCI

    Visiting Professor from Sakarya University, Department of Physics, TURKEY (2013-14)

    Phone:
    (530)304-2302
    Email

    Research Interest: Structural, electronic and dynamical properties of crystal semiconductors and metals, surface physics,superconductivity

  • Hind Reggad

    Hind Reggad

    Visiting Researcher

    • M.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, CSU Sacramento, (2014).
    • B.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, CSU Sacramento, (2011).
    Email

    Research Interest: nanoparticles & nanowire sensors, organic electronics, nanofabrication, semiconductor devices, instrumentation, circuit design.

Research Scientists and Engineers

  • Dr. Matthew Monari Ombaba

    Dr. Matthew Monari Ombaba

    Polymer Scientist

    • Ph.D. Chemistry (Polymer Chemistry concentration), University of Connecticut, USA, (2009).
    • Bsc. Industrial Chemisty, University Of Nairobi, Kenya (2003).
    Address
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of California Davis
    Phone
    (860) 481-1581
    Email
  • Dr. Dewyani Janardan Patil

    Dr. Dewyani Janardan Patil

    • Ph.D. Physics (Materials Sciences) North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, India (2010)
    • M.Sc. Electronics, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, India (2004)
    Address
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of California Davis
    Phone
    530-220-0641
    Email

    Research Interest: Supercapacitor, Li batteries, solar cell, chemical gas sensors, humidity sensors, electrochemical biosensors, conducting polymers, nanostructured metal oxide synthesis, corrosion protection.

  • Dr. Inayat

    Dr. Salman B. Inayat

    Postdoctoral Scholar

    • Ph.D. EE, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), 2012
    • MS, EE, University of Texas at Arlington, 2005
    Address
    University of California, Davis
    Integrated Nanodevices and Nanosystems Research Lab
    Phone:
    (203) 812-0804
    Email

    Research Interest: Nanotechnology enabled renewable energy systems (mass scale to micro power generation for bioimplants, smartfluids), highly maneuverable Si based nanoscalpels, dissolvable nanosystems on stretchable platforms (for enhanced oil recovery, degradable bioimplants).

Graduate Researchers

  • Kazim Gurkan Polat

    Kazim Gurkan Polat

    Graduate Researcher

    • Ph.D Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Davis
    • M.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 2011
    • B.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 2008
    Phone
    (530) 754-5636
    Email

    Research Interest: Physical gas sensors, nanowire devices, organic electronics, Schottky photodetectors

  • Jin Yong Oh

    Jin Yong Oh

    Graduate Researcher

    • Ph.D Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Davis
    • M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, GIST, Korea, 2005
    • B.S. Chemical Engineering, POSTECH, Korea, 2001
    Phone
    (530) 754-2257
    Fax
    (530) 752-8428
    Email

    Research Interest: Nanomaterial synthesis, nanofabrication, nanowire based FETs, detectors, sensors and photovoltaics; devices based on ionic transport

  • Mark Triplett

    Mark Triplett

    Graduate Researcher

    • Ph.D Student in Physics, UC Davis
    • M.S. Physics, UC Davis, 2010
    • B.S. Applied Physics and Materials Science, UC Davis, 2009
    Phone
    (925) 980-0452
    Email

    Research Interest: Solar cells, nanowire devices, semiconductor device characterization, nanofabrication

  • Hideki Nishimura

    Hideki Nishimura

    Visiting Ph.D. Student from Nara Institute of Science and Technology


    Graduate School of Materials Science
    Microelectronic Device Science Laboratory
    8916-5, Takayama, Ikoma, Nara, JAPAN 630-0101
    Email
  • Ahmed Mayet (Surrati)

    Ahmed Mayet (Surrati)

    Graduate Researcher

    • M.S. Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Davis
    • B.Sc in Physics, Taibah University, 2008
    Phone
    (571) 332-9045
    Email

    Research Interest: Optoelectronic devices, Solar Cells, Semiconductor Devices, Nanotechnology.

  • Anil Shrestha

    Anil Shrestha

    Graduate Researcher

    • M.S. Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Davis
    • B.E. Electrical Engineering, Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2011
    Phone
    (510) 375-8141
    Email

    Research Interest: Semiconductor devices, nanostructured devices, solar cells.

Undergraduate Researchers

  • Russ Islam

    Russ Islam

    Undergraduate Researcher

    • B.S. Student in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
    Phone
    (916) 509-5041
    Email

    Research Interest: Nanowire fabrication and semiconductor nanowire devices

  • Rasheek Noor

    Rasheek Noor

    Undergraduate Researcher

    Email

    Research Interest: Sensors and FETS

  • Jacqueline Tran

    Jacqueline Tran

    Undergraduate Researcher

    • B.S. Student in Electrical Engineering, UC Davis
    Phone
    (408) 406-0873
    Email

    Research Interests: Nanowire devices, solid-state batteries, sensors, semiconductors.

  • Weitang Liu

    Weitang Liu

    Undergraduate Researcher

    Email

    Research Interest: Nanotechnology, semiconductor and computer.

  • Pai Ge

    Pai Ge

    Visiting Undergraduate Researcher


    Department of Optical Engineering
    Zhejiang University, China
    Email
  • Tianren Fan

    Tianren Fan

    Visiting Undergraduate Researcher


    Department of Optical Engineering
    Zhejiang University, China
    Email
  • Matthew Yee

    Matthew Yee

    Visiting Undergraduate Researcher


    Department of Materials Science and Engineering
    University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA)
    Email

High School Researchers

  • Leyla Kabuli

    Leyla Kabuli

    High School Researcher

    • Harper Junior High School, 8th Grade

    Research Interest: Nanoengineering, nanotechnology

  • Past Members

    • Hiroki Kamitake

      Hiroki Kamitake

      Ph.D. Student, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan.
    • Ali Qureshi

      Ali Qureshi

      M.S. 2012
      Now with Leyden Energy
    • Heim Kirin Grewal

      Heim Kirin Grewal

      MS 2012, now at HRL Labs, Malibu, CA
    • Takayuki Hasegawa

      Takayuki Hasegawa

      Visiting Scientist, NAIST, Japan, 2011-2012
    • Aaron Katzenmeyer

      Aaron Katzenmeyer

      Ph.D. 2011, Scientist at NIST, MD
    • Avinash Nayak

      Avinash Nayak

      MS 2011, Ph.D. Student at UT Austin, TX
    • Matthew Amis

      Matthew Amis

      Undergraduate Researcher 2010-11, now at Intel Folsom, CA
    • Rui Li

      Rui Li

      Undergraduate Researcher 2010-11, now at UCLA
    • Ta-Chu Lin

      Ta-Chu Lin

      Undergraduate Researcher 2010-11
    • Marion Ore de Boddy

      Marion Ore de Boddy

      Undergraduate Researcher 2009-11
    • Dr. Emre Yengel

      Dr. Emre Yengel

      Postdoctoral Scholar 2010-11, Assistant Professor, Cankaya University, Turkey
    • Hakan Karaaǧaç

      Dr. Hakan Karaaǧaç

      Postdoctoral Scholar 2011-12, Assistant Professor, Istanbul Aydin University, Turkey
    • Loges Veerayah Jayaraman

      Dr. Logeeswaran VJ

      Ph.D. 2010, Postdoctoral Scholar 2011-12, Senior Lead Engineer, Colr Inc.
    • Mohd Adzir Mahdi

      Mohd Adzir Mahdi, Ph.D.

      Visiting Professor 2011, Universiti Putra Malaysia
    • Yang Xie

      Yang Xie

      Visiting Undergraduate Student from Zhejiang University, China, 2012
    • Miao Zhang

      Miao Zhang

      Visiting Undergraduate Student from Zhejiang University, China, 2012
    • Yuqing Xing

      Yuqing Xing

      Undergraduate Student, visitor from Zhejiang University, China, 2011
    • Yusuke Yasuda

      Yusuke Yasuda

      Graduate Researcher, Visiting PhD Student from Nara Institute of science and technology(NAIST), 2011
    • Emi Sugimura

      Emi Sugimura

      Graduate Researcher, Visiting PhD Student from Nara Institute of science and technology(NAIST), 2011
    • Yumi Kawamura

      Yumi Kawamura

      Visiting PhD Student from Nara Institute of science and technology(NAIST), 2011
    • Lingli Lu

      Lingli Lu

      Graduate Researcher, Visiting PhD Student from Nara Institute of science and technology(NAIST), 2011
    • Dr. Ja-Yeon Kim

      Dr. Ja-Yeon Kim

      Research Scientist
      Currently with Korea Photonic Technology Institute, 2009-2010
    • Savas Kaya

      Professor Savas Kaya

      Visiting Professor, Ohio University, OH, 2010
    • Dr. Sonia Grego

      Dr. Sonia Grego

      Visiting Research Scientist, Center for Materials and Electronic Technologies, RTI International, NC, USA, 2009
    • Hidenori Koketsu

      Hidenori Koketsu

      Visiting Ph.D Student, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST) Dept. Materials Science, 2009
    • Hong Lingfei

      Hong Lingfei

      CSC Doctoral Fellow, Visiting Graduate Student, China , 2009-2011
    • Nicholas Shrake

      Nicholas Shrake

      Currently a graduate student at UC Davis
    • Soham Chowdhury

      Soham Chowdhury

      Currently with Tesla Motors
    • Jacquse Wyatt

      Jacquse Wyatt

      9th Grade, Bay Area Technology School
    • Said Mentese

      Said Mentese

      9th Grade, Bay Area Technology School
    • Shyamal Buch

      Shyamal Buch

      9th Grade
    • Hui-Lin Hsu

      Hui-Lin Hsu

      Ph.D Student
    • I-Ju Teng

      I-Ju Teng

      Visiting Scientist
    • Dr. Ramin Banan Sadeghian

      Dr. Ramin Banan Sadeghian

      Research Scientist, 2009-2010
      Currently with H2scan Corporation
    • Dr. Min-Ki Kwon

      Dr. Min-Ki Kwon

      Research Scientist, 2009-2010
      Assistant Professor at Chosun University, Korea
    • Professor Jong Tae Park

      Professor Jong Tae Park

      Visiting Professor, University of Incheon, Nam-gu, Incheon, South Korea
    • Yavuz Bayam

      Yavuz Bayam

      Visiting Graduate Student, Sakarya Univ, Turkey
      Currently Assistant Professor, Gediz University, Turkey
    • Dai Okamoto

      Dai Okamoto

      Visiting Graduate Student (Jan-April 2009), Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan
    • Jacob Goodwin

      Jacob Goodwin

      Sandia National Labs
    • Eric Lin

      Eric Lin

      Broadcom
    • Professor Bayram Tekin

      Professor Bayram Tekin

      Visiting Professor 2007-08 Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
    • Feiyang Wu

      Feiyang Wu

      M.S. 2009
      OSIsoft Inc, San Leandro, CA.
    • Christopher Edgar

      Christopher Edgar

      M.S. 2006
      Dryden & LaRue, Inc.
    • Chad Johns

      Chad Johns

      M.S. 2006
      Materials and Process Development Engineer, Cooper Bussmann, CA
    • Han Huilan

      Han Huilan

    • Ibrahim Kimukin, Ph.D.

      Ibrahim Kimukin, Ph.D.

      Research Scientist at Carnegie Mellon University
    • Hiromichi Matsumoto, Ph.D.

      Hiromichi Matsumoto, Ph.D.

      Tohoku University, Japan
    • Jeff Wurz

      Jeff Wurz

      Currently with Department of Energy
    • Anurag Chaudhry

      Anurag Chaudhry, Ph.D.

      Intel Corporation, OR.
    • Akash Anand

      Akash Anand

      Graduate student at UC Davis
    • Swapnil Jain

      Swapnil Jain

      Apple
    • David van Schravendijk

      David van Schravendijk

      Texas Instrument
    • Bokuba Nwengela

      Bokuba Nwengela

      Winner Best Oral Presentation at the California Alliance for Minority Participation Symposium Intel, Folsom, CA
    • Byunghun Lee

      Byunghun Lee

      Undergraduate Researcher 2007
    • Erin Fong

      Erin Fong

      Graduate student at UC Davis
    • Alexander Stameroff

      Alexander Stameroff

      Undergraduate Researcher, 2007-2008
    • Jonathan Marrs

      Jonathan Marrs

      Undergraduate Researcher 2007
    • Long Do

      Long Do

      Western Digital
    • Michael Chen

      Michael Chen

      Graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University
    • Natasha Bhat

      Natasha Bhat

      Intel, Santa Clara, CA
    • Ravi Karra

      Ravi Karra

      Senior Market Specialist, Calypso Technology