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Faquir C. Jain

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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Connecticut
371 Fairfield Way
Storrs, Connecticut 06269
Phone: (860) 486-3752
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  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 1973
  • M.S.E.E., Indian Institute of Technology, 1968
  • B.S.E.E., Roorkee University (India), 1965
  • M.S., Physics, Agra University (India), 1963
  • B.S., Physics, Agra University (India), 1962


Research Focus

  • Design and fab of microelectronic/optoelectronic devices and ICs
  • Multiple quantum well light valves/modulators and SLMs
  • Acoustic optic and electro optic modulator structures
  • Blue green semi- conductor lasers
  • Optoelectronically triggered lasers
  • Modeling of MOS gate SiGe MODFETS
  • Transport in quantum wires and dots


Current Publications

” Modeling of Nonvolatile Floating Gate Quantum Dot Memory,” (with E.-S. Hasaneen, E. Heller and R. Bansal), Solid-State Electronics, Vol. 48, pp. 2055-2059, September/October, 2004.

“Patterned Heteroepitaxial Processing Applied to ZnSe and ZnS0.02Se0.98 on GaAs (001),” (with X.G. Zhang, A. Rodriguez, P. Li and J.E. Ayers), Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 91, pp. 3912-3917, March 15, 2002.

“Simulation of Birefringence and Absorption in InGaAs-GaAs Multiple Quantum Well Acousto-Optic Modulators Operating Near 980 NM,” (with X.T. Wang), International Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Vol. 23, No. 6, pp. 945-965, June 2002.

“1.55 MM InGaAs-InP Quantum Wire Optical Modulators: Optimization of Wire Width to Maximize Absorption and Index of Refraction Changes Due to Excitonic Transitions,” (with W. Huang), International Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Vol. 22, pp. 1009-1018, July 2001.

“Design and Analysis of InGaN-GaN MODFETs for 90 GHz Operations,” (with S.K. Islam), International Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Vol. 22, No. 10, pp. 1485-1494, October 2001.

“An Analytical Three-Region Two-Dimensional Model for SiGe MOSFETs Operating at Millimeter Wave Frequencies,” (with S.K. Islam and V. Srinivasan), International Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Vol. 22, No. 12, pp. 1813-1824, December 2001.

“The Photoassisted MOVPE Growth of ZnMgSSe,” (with D.W. Parent, A. Rodriguez and J.E. Ayers), Journal of Crystal Growth, Vol. 224, pp. 212-217, 2001.