Prof. Jarrahi was Selected for the 2014 URSI Booker Fellowship
United States National Committee of the International Union of
Radio Science (USNC/URSI) has selected Associate Professor Mona
Jarrahi for the 2014 Booker Fellowship for her achievements in the
area of Terahertz Optoelectronics and Microwave Photonics. This
award is presented by the USNC every three years at the URSI
general assembly, bestowed upon an outstanding American researcher
in the early years of his/her career, who has made outstanding
contributions to radio science.
Professor Jarrahi specializes in the field of ultrafast electronic and optoelectronic devices and integrated systems for terahertz/millimeter-wave sensing, imaging, computing, and communication systems by utilizing novel materials, nanostructures, quantum well structures, electromechanical structures, as well as innovative nano-plasmonic and optical concepts.
The URSI is an international professional society responsible for stimulating the communication and scientific exchange advancing the study in the vast fields of radio science including aspects of electromagnetic fields and waves.