Frontier Researchers at Ohio State

The Ohio State University

First NameLast NameTitleDepartmentExpertiseContact
AnantAgarwalProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringWide bandgap semiconductors
Silicon carbide power devices
SheikhAkbarProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringElectronic ceramics
Chemical sensors
Nano-structures by materials design
Nano-hetero-structures for sensing and biomedical applications
ShamsulArafinAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringIII-V semiconductors
Semiconductor diode lasers
Molecular beam epitaxy
Photonic integrated circuits n.1
AaronArehartResearch Associate ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringDefect spectroscopy
Mid-IR to ultra-wide bandgap semiconductors
Device physics of power and RF transistors
Photovoltaics, detectors, and other devices
2D materials
HannaChoAssistant ProfessorMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringMEMS
Atomic force microscopy
In-situ AFM
Nonlinear dynamics
Micro resonators
AnneCoAssociate Professor Chemistry and BiochemistryElectrocatalyst
Fuel cells
Battery electrode design
Operando characterization
Reaction kinetics and mechanism
ArdeshirContractorProfessor and Director of InnovationMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringSolar and photovoltaics
Urban technologies and systems
Energy in business
Long-term asset economics
AnnCookAssociate ProfessorSchool of Earth SciencesNatural gas hydrates, geologic carbon sequestration, marine
GlennDaehnMars G. Fontana Professor of Metallurgical EngineeringMaterials Science and EngineeringStructural materials
Materials processing
Impulse processing
Solid-state welding
STEM workforce development
VickyDoan-NguyenAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringSingle crystal synthesis
Monodispersed nanoparticle synthesis
Synchrotron X-ray characterization
Li-ion and Na-ion inorganic solid electrolyte synthesis
Electrochemical testing
Microwave-assisted heating and annealing
NimaGhalichechianAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringPhase-change materials
Reconfigurable antennas
Antenna arrays
RF microsystems
JoshuaGoldbergerAssistant ProfessorChemistry and Biochemistry2D materials
Solid-state chemistry
Single crystal growth
Electronic and thermoelectric materials
Pelagia-IrenGoumaProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringSensors
Wearable diagnostics
TylerGrassmanAssistant ProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringPhotovoltaics
III-V/Si integration
III-Sb infrared materials
Electron microscopy
Correlative defect characterization
MichaelGroeberAssociate ProfessorIntegrated Systems EngineeringAdditive manufacturing
Data analytics
Machine learning
Microstructure characterization
AbhishekGuptaAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringReinforcement learning
Market design
Game theory
Control theory
JayGuptaAssociate ProfessorPhysicsSemiconductor defects
2D materials
Surface magnetism
CO2 surface science
Advanced scanning tunneling microscopy technique development
P. ChrisHammelProfessorPhysicsSpin dynamics and transport
Interfacial magnetic interactions
Ultrasensitive magnetic resonance
Magnetic resonance microscopy
EdwardHerderickDirector of Additive ManufacturingCenter for Design and Manufacturing ExcellenceAdditive manufacturing
Non-destructive testing
Metal powder bed fusion
DavidHoelzleAssistant ProfessorMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringControl systems
Additive manufacturing
Microelectromechanical systems
Tissue engineering
JinwooHwangAssistant ProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringAtomic scale characterization based on scanning transmission electron microscopy
Structure-property relationship in wide bandgap semiconductors
Functional interfaces
Amorphous materials
MaheshIllindalaAssociate ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringMicrogrids
Renewable energy resources
AC/DC power systems
Power electronics
JoergJinschekAssociate ProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringMaterials characterization; Structure-property relationships in materials on the sub-micron length scale
Structural phenomena in metals (3d-printing, corrosion), catalysts (metal-support interactions), semiconductors, polymers, etc.
Advanced electron microscopy
In-situ, environmental and liquid cell microscopy
Automated data analysis and correlation
EzekielJohnston-HalperinAssociate ProfessorPhysicsMagnetism
Quantum materials/information
functional nanomaterials (DNA origami, 2D/0D/patterning)
WaleedKhalilAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringRF & mm-wave circuits and systems
GHz ADCs and DACs
High performance clocking circuits
Hardware security
Jung-HyunKimAssistant ProfessorMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringLi-ion batteries
Solid oxide fuel cells
Polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells
Inorganic synthesis
Conductive polymers
AsiminaKiourtiAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringBioelectromagnetics
Wearable antennas
Implantable antennas
Body area sensors
Flexible e-textiles
SanjayKrishnaGeorge R. Smith ChairElectrical and Computer EngineeringInfrared detectors
Narrow gap semiconductors
Antimonide superlattices
Quantum dots-in-well detectors
ChuNing (Jeanie)LauProfessorPhysicsElectronic, thermal and mechanical properties of 2D materials
Electronic transport
Quantum materials
AlanLuoProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringLightweight materials (Al, Mg, Ti & high-entropy alloys, bio-metals, super-wood, and metal matrix nano-composites)
Advanced manufacturing processes (casting, forming, additive and multi-material manufacturing)
Lightweight design and integrated computational materials engineering (ICME)
DavidMcCombProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringElectron microscopy
Electron energy-loss spectroscopy
Quantum materials
Soft materials
TawfiqMusahAssistant ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringAnalog/mixed signal circuit design
Wireline communication systems
Optoelectronics for comms. and sensing
RobertoMyersAssociate ProfessorMaterials Science Engineering, Physics, and Electrical & Computer EngineeringWide bandgap semiconductors
Epitaxial growth
Optical spectroscopy
Magnetic materials
Spin transport
Thermal transport
MichaelPoirierAssociate ProfessorPhysicsSingle molecule measurements
Chromatin function and dynamics
Gene transcription regulation
DNA nanotechnology
SiddharthRajanAssociate ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringSemiconductor devices
Molecular beam epitaxy
Heterostructure and transport physics
High frequency transistors
MohitRanderiaProfessorPhysicsCorrelated and topological quantum
StevenRingelProfessor, DirectorElectrical and Computer EngineeringPhotovoltaics
Wide bandgap semiconductors
Epitaxial growth
III-V/Si integration
Defect physics
GiorgioRizzoniFord Motor Company ChairMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringEnergy storage systems
Battery cell and pack experimental characterization
Electrochemical and circuit modeling of battery cells and systems
Battery state of health and remaining useful life estimation
TJRonningenResearch ScientistElectrical and Computer EngineeringSensor systems
Infrared imaging
Spectral imaging
Applied spectroscopy
JaySayreResearch Associate ProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringElectrochemical energy storage and conversion
Fuel cells
Electrode structures
Polymer composites
Polymer engineering science
JamiShahHonda Professor of Engineering Design for ManufacturingMechanical and Aerospace EngineeringStructural design and simulation
Topology optimization
Joining of dissimilar materials
AI and machine learning
SoheilSoghratiAssistant ProfessorMechanical and Aerospace Engineering / Materials Science EngineeringComputational mechanics
Multiscale failure analysis
Mesh generation
Microstructure reconstruction
Machine learning
PatrickWoodwardProfessorChemistrySolid state chemistry
Materials discovery
Magnetic materials
FengyuanYangAssociate ProfessorPhysicsOxide/intermetallic epitaxial films
Off-axis sputtering
Spin dynamics and spin transport
Antiferromagnetic spintronics
Magnetic skyrmions
ShiyuZhangAssistant ProfessorChemistry and BiochemistryLithium-ion battery
Redox-flow battery
Energy conversion
Energy storage
Biomimetic catalysis
WeiZhangProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringWelding
Additive manufacturing
Numerical modeling
Mechanical testing
Dissimilar metal joining
HongpingZhaoAssociate ProfessorElectrical and Computer EngineeringWide and ultrawide bandgap semiconductors
MOCVD epitaxial growth
Ji-Cheng (JC) ZhaoProfessorMaterials Science and EngineeringAlloy design
Thermodynamics diffusion
High-throughput measurements
Materials for energy