Willie John Padilla

Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

Education

  • Ph.D. University of California - San Diego, 2004

Research Interests

Theoretical and experimental investigation of electromagnetic metamaterials and metasurfaces, and their application to imaging and sensing at microwave, terahertz, and infrared frequencies

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Fellow. Optical Society of America. 2013
  • Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers. President of the United States of America. 2009

Courses Taught

  • BME 552: Advanced Optics
  • ECE 270DL: Fields and Waves: Fundamentals of Information Propagation
  • ECE 270L9: Fields and Waves: Fundamentals of Information Propagation (Lab)
  • ECE 541: Advanced Optics
  • ECE 571: Electromagnetic Theory
  • ECE 899: Special Readings in Electrical Engineering
  • MSEG 591: Independent Study
  • PHYSICS 621: Advanced Optics

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