Our Research Group

Principal Investigator

Long Que, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

2113 Coover Hall
Ames, IA 50011

Phone: (515)294-6951
E-Mail:lque@iastate.edu

 

Graduate Students

Xiangchen Che

che@iastate.edu
Ph.D. student (2013 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
B. S. in Microelectronics, 2011
Tianjin University, China

Joseph Boldrey

joeb@iastate.edu
Ph.D. student (Fall 2016 - ) (co-advisor Dr. David Jiles)
B. S. in Electrical Engineering, 05/2016
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Chao Song

csong@iastate.edu
Ph.D. student (Fall 2015 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
M. S. in Optics
Chinese Academy of Sciences
B. S. in Optics
Nankai University, China

Silu Feng

siluf@iastate.edu
Ph. D. student (Summer 2017 - )
M. S. in Electrical Engineering, 12/2016
B. S. in Electrical Engineering, 05/2015
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Renyuan Yang

reyang@iastate.edu
Ph. D. student (Summer 2017 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
M. S. in Electrical Engineering
B. S. in Electrical Engineering
Jilin University, China.

Hantao He

hhe@iastate.edu
Ph. D. student (Fall 2017 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
B. S. in Electrical Engineering
Sun Yat-sen University, China.

Shenmin Gong

gsm@iastate.edu
Master's student (Spring 2016 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Nishtha Bhatnagar

nishtha@iastate.edu
Master's student (Summer 2017 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Subin Mao

subinmao@iastate.edu
Master's student (Fall 2017 - )
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Undergraduate Students

Tianxiang Shen

tianx@iastate.edu
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Jia-yu Hong

jhong@iastate.edu
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Mir A. Ahbab

aamid96@iastate.edu
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Matthew McGill

mwmcgill@iastate.edu
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Jacob Rogers

jcrogers@iastate.edu
Iowa State University, Ames, IA.

Alumni

After their graduation, they were hired by Texas Instruments, Nanometrics, Inc., Skyworks, Inc., Sk Hynix, Inc., Plasma-Therm, Inc., Edmund Optics, Inc., ​Micron Technology, Inc., Silicon Microstructures, Inc., National Nano Fabrication Center, IISc, Banglore, and Louisiana Tech University

Salah Alzghoul, PhD, 2016,
PhD Dissertation: “Detection and screening of the prostate cancer using an optical nanosensor”

Yuan He, PhD, 2015,
PhD Dissertation: “MEMS-compatible processes for fabricating nanostructures and their applications”

Xiang Li, PhD, 2014,
PhD Dissertation: “Nanostructured aluminum oxide: Enhanced fluorescence imaging and sensing”

Pushparaji Pathak, PhD,  2014,
PhD Dissertation: “Micro and nano technology platforms: From cell viability monitoring to FET-based bio-sensing”

Andy Tseng, PhD, 2014,
PhD Dissertation: “Hybrid nanomaterial and its applications: IR sensing and energy harvesting”

Tianhua Zhang, PhD, 2012,
PhD Dissertation: “A nanostructured Fabry-Perot interferometer for label-free biodetection”

Zhongcheng Gong, PhD, 2012,
PhD Dissertation: “Fabrication and characterization of hybrid energy harvesting microdevices”

Mingjin Yao, PhD (co-advisor), 2012,
PhD Dissertation: “An integrated fluorescence microsystem for point-of-care application”

Amin Saleh, MS, 2015,
Thesis: “Hybrid carbon nanotube films for infrared sensing”

Haocheng Yin, MS, 2014,
Thesis: “Fabrication of micropatterned anodic aluminum oxide ”

Wen-Chuan Cheng, MS, 2014,
Thesis: “Controlled release of drugs within microcapsules in microdroplets”

Shiva Vasiraju, MS, 2014,
Thesis: “A fluidic microenergy generator enabled by hybrid nanomaterial nanofluids”

Promise Dahal, MS, 2012,
Thesis: “Liquid energy harvesting using nanomaterial thin film devices”

Shashi Yadav, MS, 2011,
Thesis: “Nanostructure fabrication development for biomedical applications”

Siva Penmetsa, MS, 2010,
Thesis: “Integrated air bubble actuators for cell selection and cell positioning in a patch clamp device”

Venu Kotipalli, MS, 2010,
Thesis: “Multi energy harvesting piezoelectric generator”

Shantan Talla, MS, 2010,
Thesis: “A white light source operated Fabry-Perot interferometer based MEMS optical biosensor”

Skurut Karandikar, MS, 2011,
Thesis: “Nanocomposite-based biosensors”