Minjoo Lawrence Lee

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Minjoo Lawrence Lee
Associate Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
2258 Micro and Nanotechnology Lab
208 N. Wright Street
Urbana Illinois 61801

Primary Research Area

  • Microelectronics and Photonics

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Profile

Education

  • Ph.D., MIT, 2003
  • Sc.B., Brown University, 1998

Academic Positions

  • Associate Professor, Yale University, Electrical Engineering, 1/2013- 8/2016
  • Assistant Professor, Yale University, Electrical Engineering, 1/2008-12/2012

Research Areas

  • Microelectronics and Photonics
  • Semiconductor materials

Selected Articles in Journals

Teaching Honors

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students (Spring 2017)
  • Ackerman Award for Teaching and Mentoring (Yale) (2015)

Research Honors

  • Best student presentation award to advisee Michelle Vaisman for her talk, “Record-efficiency GaAsP Solar Cells Grown by MBE on GaP/Si,” North American Conference on Molecular Beam Epitaxy (2016)
  • IBM Faculty Award (2016)
  • Best student presentation award to advisee Joseph Faucher for his talk, “Initiation strategies for simultaneous control of antiphase domains and stacking faults in GaAs solar cells on Ge,” North American Conference on Molecular Beam Epitaxy (2015)
  • Best student presentation award to advisee Kevin Nay Yaung for his talk, “Towards high efficiency GaAsP solar cells on (001) GaP/Si,” IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2014)
  • Best student presentation award to advisee Stephanie Tomasulo for her talk, “2.2 eV InGaP solar cells on GaP substrates,” IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2013)
  • Best poster prize to advisee Jordan Lang for “GaAsP solar cells grown on GaP/Si by molecular beam epitaxy,” IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2013)
  • Young Investigator Award, North American conference on Molecular Beam Epitaxy (2012)
  • Best oral presentation award to advisee Joseph Faucher for his talk, “GaAsP solar cells on SiGe/Si virtual substrates with high open-circuit voltage,” Materials Research Society Fall meeting (2012)
  • Best student presentation to advisee Christopher Yerino for his talk, “Tensile strained III-V quantum dots on a (110) surface,” Electronic Materials Conference (2012)
  • Lange Lecturer in Materials (UCSB) (2012)
  • DARPA Young Faculty Award (2011)
  • Best student poster award to advisee Stephanie Tomasulo, “2.0 eV metamorphic InGaP solar cells grown by molecular beam epitaxy,” North American Conference on Molecular Beam Epitaxy (2010)
  • NSF CAREER Award (2010)
  • Early Career Author Award, RTI International (2007)
  • Science and Engineering Annual Award, RTI International (2006)
  • George E. Smith Best Paper Award, IEEE Electron Device Society (2005)
  • Gold Award Winner, MRS Spring Meeting (2003)

Courses Taught

  • ECE 304 - Photonic Devices
  • ECE 329 - Fields and Waves I
  • ECE 444 - IC Device Theory & Fabrication