Afshin Alipour successfully defended his dissertation in December and graduated with a PhD in Mechanical engineering.
Reza Moheimani received the 2023 IFAC Industrial Achievement Award and the 2022 ASME Nyquist Lecture Award.
Congratulations to Hamed Alemansour who, in September, successfully defended his dissertation titled “Development of Probe-based Devices and Methods for Applications in Micro/Nano Characterization and Fabrication”. Hamed is now with Quantum Design, San Diego, CA.
Congratulations to Dr. Nastaran Nikooienejad who will be joining ASML in September. We wish her much success for the future.
Reza Moheimani is elected a Fellow of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for “Outstanding Contributions to Control of High-Precision Mechatronic Systems.”
Reza Moheimani and collaborators, John Randall and James Owen (Zyvex Labs), have won two Department of Energy (DOE) Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) awards. These are: (i) The PhaseII-B project “High Speed Platform for Highly Parallel STM lithography and Hierarchical Assembly.” and (ii) The Phase II project “Atomically Precise Scanning Probe Based Analysis of Activated Dopants for 2D Micro Electronics”.
Congratulations to Dr. Nastaran Nikooienejad who successfully defended her doctoral thesis titled “CONTROL SYSTEM DESIGN FOR HIGH-SPEED ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY”. Nastaran remains a member of the LDCN and is currently undertaking postdoctoral research.
Congratulations to Dr. Soleymaniha for joining Intel Corp. We wish him good luck in his new position.