Centre Member Profile

Sanjay Krishna
Employer: Ohio State University
Centre Role: Partner Investigator
Job Title in TMOS: George R Smith Chair of Engineering and Professor of Electrical Engineering
Research Interests:

- Infrared detector

-- Type II Superlattices

-- Antimonide Detectors

-- Metamaterial and Plasmonic Detectors


-PhD, Applied Physics, University of Michigan, 2001


-Sanjay Krishna is the George R Smith Professor of Engineering in the ECE department at the Ohio State University. He was previously the Director of the Center for High Technology Materials and Professor and Regents Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of New Mexico. Sanjay received his M.S. in Electrical Engineering in 1999 and PhD in Applied Physics in 2001 from the University of Michigan. He joined UNM as a tenure track faculty member in 2001. His group is involved research of materials and device challenges associated with the development of antimonide based infrared detectors and focal plane arrays.

-Sanjay has received several awards including the Gold Medal from IIT, Madras, Defense Intelligence Agency Chief Scientist Award for Excellence, NAMBE Young Investigator Award, ISCS Young Scientist award and the UNM Teacher of the Year. Sanjay has more than 300 peer-reviewed journal articles (h-index=55), two book chapters and ten issued patents. He is the co-founder and CTO of SK Infrared, a start-up involved with the use of IR imaging for dual-use applications including early detection of skin cancer. He is a Fellow of IEEE, OSA and SPIE.