People

Name Email Research CV Current Position
Farid Medhat Azzazy

Masters Student
Fabrication and Characterization of Silicon Microwire Neural Electrode Arrays on Flexible Substrates

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Engineer at Qualcomm Inc.
Andrew Bourhis

PhD Student
Thin film transistors and circuits for high density recording and stimulation from the central nervous system

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh and Ian A. Galton
Po Chun Chen

PhD Student
GaN growth and devices

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Renjie Chen

PhD student, 2017 IEEE EDS PhD Student Fellowship, 2018 Spring MRS Graduate Student Award
rec006eng.ucsd.edu In-situ TEM metal-semiconductor contact interactions, FinFET fabrication, advanced neuronal probes

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Device Engineer, Intel Inc.
Woojin Choi

PhD Student
cwj14eng.ucsd.edu Novel transistor architectures for power and RF devices, SOC

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Daniel Cleary

Resident Physician at Dept. Neurological Surgery
Advisors: Eric Halgren and Shadi A. Dayeh
Daniel Cleary, MD/PhD

Resident Physician at Dept. Neurological Surgery, UC San Diego
Advisors: Eric Halgren and Shadi A. Dayeh
Xing Dai

Graduate student visiting from Nanyang Technological University
Hybrid Integration of III-Vs on Si and the realization of InGaAs FinFETs on Si.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh, Cesare Soci
Staff member at Almae Technologies, France.
Shadi A. Dayeh

Professor & Principle Investigator/Director for IEBL
sdayeh@eng.ucsd.edu SD-CV.pdf487.33 KB
Mehran Ganji

PhD Student, 2017 Institute of Engineering in Medicine Fellowship
mganji@eng.ucsd.edu Flexible neural electrotocography arrays for human neurosurgical mapping; the electrochemistry of neuronal probes

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Valeria Gonzalez

Undergraduate Student Researcher, NACME Scholarship, UCSD STARS Fellow, SACNAS
Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh Graduate Student at UCSD
Oscar Guerrero

Undergraduate Student Researcher, STARS Award, NACME Scholarship, ABRCMS Travel Grant, CaSGC UROP Award, GEM Fellowship
Cost-effective surface recording electrocorticography arrays

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Graduate Student at Stanford University
Cory Heath

Undergraduate researcher, Frieda Daum Urey Academic Fellowship, QI Undergraduate Research Scholar
Microfluidic channels in Si for patch-clamp arrays. Currently Master student at UCSD.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Lorraine Hossain

PhD Student, NSF Graduate Student Fellow
lhossain@ucsd.edu Surface and depth iEEG devices for rodents and humans

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Yoon-Tae Hwang

Postdoctoral Fellow
Advanced neuronal nanowire probes on sapphire substrates

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Senior Engineer at Samsung Electronics
Chennupati Jagadish

Distinguished Professor
Massoud L. Khraiche

Staff Research Associate
mkhraiche@aub.edu.lb Ephys recordings with nanowire arrays in culture and on retinal slices, in-vivo implants and recordings using surface PEDOT and penetrating microwire arrays

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Assistant Professor, American University of Beirut
Jihwan Lee

PhD Student
Neural interfaces

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Sang Heon Lee

PhD Student
shl311@eng.ucsd.edu Flexible 3D ECoG probes, high density human cortical and spinal electrodes, & Intra-cellular in-vivo nanowire probes

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Keundong Lee

Visiting PhD Student from Seoul National University
keundonglee@snu.ac.kr Novel laminar depth electrode arrays and addressable flexible surface ECOG/LED devices

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Ren Liu

PhD Student, UC-National Lab IN-Residence Graduate Fellow
rel025@eng.ucsd.edu Nanowire-neuron probes and nanofluidic-bio interfaces

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Adrian Luna

Undergraduate Student Researcher
Si solar cells

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Engineer at ā€ˇSPAWAR
Phil Mages

Staff Associate
pmagesece@ucsb.edu In his short time in our Lab, Phil trained and instructed Atsunori Tanaka and Yun Goo Ro to refurbish our InGaAsP MOCVD system in 1335.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Angel in Heaven
Martin Magno

Undergraduate Student Researcher, McNair Fellow
Si solar cells and GaN high power devices

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Graduate Student at UCSD
Joel Martin, MD & ECE PhD Student
Advisors: Joseph Ciacci and Shadi A. Dayeh
Keisuke Matsushita

PhD Student, Gordon Scholar
akmatsus@eng.ucsd.edu Nanowire neuronal probes for in-vitro and in-vivo applications

Advisors: Shadi Dayeh
Graduate student at UCSD
Michael Mullins-Jensen

Undergraduate researcher
Vertical junction Si solar cells.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Member of Technical Staff, AT&T
Binh-Minh Nguyen

Director Postdoctoral Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory
SiGe heteroepitaxy and devices.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Technical Staff Member at Hughes Research Labs
Hongseok Oh

Postdoctoral Fellow
hoh331@gmail.com High density pressure sensors and surface electrocorticography arrays

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Namseok Park

PhD Student, Postdoc
n2park@ucsd.edu Clinical high density recording electrodes

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Staff Member at Roswell Biotechnologies
Yun Goo Ro

PhD Student
ygro@ucsd.edu Microwire solar cells; solar powered wearable devices

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Samantha Russman

PhD Student
srussman@eng.ucsd.edu Spinal cord implants

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Timothy Searcy

Undergraduate Student Researcher
timmyzsearcy@gmail.com Printed surface electrocoticography electrodes

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Staff Member at Net Medical Xpress
Joonseop Sim

PhD Student
j7sim@ucsd.edu sub-7nm transistor technology

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Graduate Student at UCSD
Supanee Sukrittanon

PhD Student
ssukritt@ucsd.edu Vertical junction dilute nitride solar cells

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh, Charles Tu
Technical Staff, Intel Inc.
Ahmed Taha El-Thakeb

PhD student
a1yousse@eng.ucsd.edu Wearable electronics, modeling of nanowire-cell interfaces

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Graduate Student at UCSD
Atsunori Tanaka

PhD student, IUMRS-2017 best paper award
atanaka@ucsd.edu Heteroepitaxy of GaN and its power devices on Si

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Wei Tang

Graduate researcher visiting from UCLA
Silicide contacts to Si nanochannels. Currently at Lam Research Labs.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh, King-Ning Tu
Data Scientist at A9 (Amazon)
Youngbin Tchoe

Postdoctoral Fellow
Nasim Vahidi

PhD Student
nvahidi@eng.ucsd.edu Investigating neural dynamics and brain implants

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh & Timothy Gentner
Ritwik Vatsyayan

Graduate Student
rvatsyay@eng.ucsd.edu modeling & implementation of TFTs for neural interfaces

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Siarhei Vishniakou

PhD Student, Postdoc, CTO at Dimensional Touch
vishniakou@gmail.com Thin film transistor arrays for pressure sensing.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh
Technical Staff Member at Google
Cheryle Wills

Faculty assistant
clwills@ucsd.edu
Gyu-Chul Yi

Professor
Jinkyoung Yoo

Postdoctoral Fellow
Nano and Meso-scale Si epitaxy for Si vertical junction solar cells.

Advisors: Shadi A. Dayeh, S. Tom Picraux
CINT Scientist, nanoscale electronics and mechanics thrust co-leader at Los Alamos National Laboratory