Helena Silva

Ph.D., Applied Physics, Cornell University, 2005.
M.S., Applied Physics, Cornell University, 2002.
Lic., Engineering Physics, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, 1998.


aligAli Gokirmak

Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, Cornell University, 2005.
B.S., Electrical Engineering and Physics, University of Maryland at College Park, 1998.


Graduate Students

Lhacene Adnane, Ph.D. Student

Research Interests: Electro-thermal characterization of semiconductors at high temperatures.



Sadid Muneer, Ph.D. Student

Research Interests: Semiconductor device modeling and electrical characterization.




Nadim Kanan, Ph.D. Student

Research Interests: PCM device modeling.




Nafisa Noor
Jacob Scoggin
Raihan Khan
Aaron Ciardullo


Undergraduate students:

Nicole Chubet


Former lab members

Mustafa Akbulut, Ph.D 2014, now with Coventor.

Kadir Cil, Ph.D. 2014, now Assistant Professor at Istanbul University, Turkey.

Adam Cywar, Ph.D. 2013, now with Analog Devices. 

Faruk Dirisaglik, Ph.D. 2013, Assistant Professor at Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey.

Azer Faraclas, M.S. 2015, now with Analog Devices

Nick Williams, Ph.D. 2016, now with Global Foundries, Burlington VT.

Gokhan Bakan, Ph.D. 2012, now Assistant Professor at Antalya University and Associate Researcher at Bilkent University, Turkey

Sean Fischer, B.S. 2013, now at Stanford University pursuing his PhD in Electrical Engineering.

Lingyi Zhang, B.S. 2014

Jonathan Rarey, B.S. 2014

Rebecca Nowak, B.S. 2014

Michael Trombetta, B.S. 2014, Law School University of Michigan

Tom Capuano, B.S. 2014, now Ph.D. student at Harvard University

Luca Lucera, M.S. in May 2012

Niaz Khan, M.S. 2011

Christian Osorio, B.S. 2011, M.S. Stanford University

Abdulkerim Alim, M.S. 2011

Sencer Ayas, visited in 2010, now post-doctoral researcher at Stanford University.

Hsing-Kan Peng, Ph.D. visiting student in 2010, from Chang Gung University, Taiwan,  now at TSMC (Taiwan).

Abdiel Rivera, M.S. 2010

Marianne LaRosa

Cicek Boztug, M.S. in 2008

Ying Hu, M.S. in 2008

Kung Ming Fan, visited as a Ph.D. student in 2008