University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
Arka Majumdar joined UWEE's faculty in August 2014. Prior to that he was a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at the Intel Labs in Santa Clara, CA working with the Photonic Signaling Research Group. He completed his B. Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 2007, and PhD from Stanford University in 2012. He then spent one year at University of California, Berkley as a Postdoctoral Fellow. His research interests include devices in nanophotonics, nanometallics and quantum optoelectronics with a goal to explore the fundamentals and applications of photonics in information processing. He has published more than 30 scientific papers in distinguished journals, has been cited more than 400 times and has delivered 10 invited talks at various Universities and International Conferences. He is the recipient of the Gold Medal from the President of India and the prestigious Stanford Graduate Fellowship among other accolades.