James J. Coleman

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor Emeritus

Primary Research Area

  • Microelectronics and Photonics - Quantum Electronics

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Education

  • PhD Electrical Engineering University of Illinois October 1975

Research Interests

  • Semiconductor lasers, optoelectronics, epitaxial growth, quantum dots, and nanostructures

Research Areas

  • Semiconductor lasers and photonic devices

Chapters in Books

  • I. Adesida and J. J. Coleman, "Optoelectronic devices," Handbook of Photonic 2nd Edition, M Gupta, ed. CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, 2006

Other Publications

  • J.J. Coleman and S D Roh, "Current biased dual DBR grating semiconductor laser," US Patent 7,339,968
  • J.J. Coleman and M.S. Zediker, "Flared and tapered rib waveguide semiconductor laser and method for making same," Canadian Patent 2,459,313
  • J.J. Coleman and S D Roh, "Current biased dual DBR grating semiconductor laser," US Patent 6,728,290

Journal Editorships

  • IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, Guest Editor (with A C Bryce and C Jagadish) Special issue on optoelectronic materials and processing (Vol. 14, no. 4, 2008)

Honors

  • David Sarnoff Award, IEEE (2008)

Teaching Honors

  • 2007 Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Spring)

Research Honors

  • David Sarnoff Award, IEEE (2008)

Public Service Honors

  • Cecil N. Coleman Award, University of Illinois Division of Public Safety (2006)

Courses Taught

  • ECE 444 - IC Device Theory & Fabrication