Alireza Nojeh

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Alireza Nojeh received a BS and an MS from Sharif University of Technology, a DEA from the University of Paris XI-Orsay, and a PhD from Stanford University. Since 2006, he has been on the faculty of the University of British Columbia, where he is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute. He is also a professional engineer in British Columbia. His research interests are mainly in the interactions of electrons and photons with nanostructures, electron emission phenomena, vacuum nanoelectronics, and energy conversion; he has also worked in nanomaterial synthesis, nanofabrication, solid-state electronics, and optoelectronics.


Molecular-Orbital Electron Sources

The molecular orbitals of a single C60 molecule on a tungsten tip can be used to shape the emission pattern of electrons. Read More »