Ajay Nahata

Ajay Nahata portrait
  • Professor, Elect & Computer Engineering
  • Director, University of Utah MRSEC
  • Associate Dean for Academics College of Engineering
  • Adjunct Professor, Physics And Astronomy


Research Summary

Optics and optoelectronics, specifically in the fields of: terahertz optoelectronics, plasmonics, metamaterials, ultrafast optics, nonlinear optics, guided-wave devices, and imaging.

Research Keywords

  • Ultrafast optics, Interest Level: 1
  • Optics, Interest Level: 1
  • Nonlinear Optics, Interest Level: 1
  • Nanofabrication, Interest Level: 2
  • Microfabrication, Interest Level: 2
  • Materials Engineering, Interest Level: 3

Research Groups

  • Divya Pande, Visiting Student. Electrical and Computer Engineering. 08/01/2016 - present. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: Funding through the National Science Foundation.
  • Shashank Pandey, Graduate Student. Electrical and Computer Engineering. 08/2009 - present. Awards/Scholarships/Stipends: Funding through 1. National Science Foundation 2. University of Utah Graduate Research Fellowship 3. SPIE (the international society for optics and photonics).