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Alan Seabaugh

Alan C. Seabaugh

Frank M. Freimann Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering

Frank M. Freimann Professor
College of Engineering

Email: aseabaug@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-4473

Office: 230A Fitzpatrick Hall

Education

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1985

Biography

Alan Seabaugh is a Frank Freimann Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame and Director of Notre Dame Nano Science and Technology (NDnano) . He received the Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, in 1985 and joined the University of Notre Dame in 1999, following positions at the National Bureau of Standards (1979-1986), Texas Instruments Incorporated (1986-1997), and Raytheon Systems Company (1997-1999). He has authored/coauthored more than 300 papers and holds 23 U.S. patents. He served as editor for the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices (2010-2015) and is an IEEE Fellow. He received the International Symposium on Compound Semiconductor Quantum Devices Award in 2011 for seminal contributions and leadership in semiconductor devices and circuits based on quantum-mechanical tunneling. 

Summary of Activities/Interests

Research Interests: What limits density, speed, power, linearity, gain, noise, and efficiency in devices? What new device capabilities can boost electronic system performance?  Current research: tunnel field-effect transistors, atomically-thin transistors, ionic and ferroelectric memory, self powered electronics.

Courses: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves, Analog Integrated Circuits Design, Semiconductor Devices, Electronics

News

Notre Dame launches materials science and engineering doctoral degree program

July 14, 2020

Notre Dame has added a new interdisciplinary doctoral program in Materials Science and Engineering through the College of Engineering and the College of Science.

Notre Dame launches materials science and engineering doctoral degree program

July 14, 2020

Notre Dame has added a new interdisciplinary doctoral program in Materials Science and Engineering through the College of Engineering and the College of Science.

Your Motivation Matters: Engineering to Heal

September 10, 2019

Recent NDEE PhD grad, Yide Zhang shares about his path from Nintendo games to biomedical research with an EE focus.

Inaugural Woodward Family Endowment for Excellence in NDnano Undergraduate Research Awarded

July 16, 2018

NDnano has announced the recipient of the first Woodward Family Endowment for Excellence in NDnano Undergraduate Research.

NDnano Launches Seed Grant Program; Proposals Due May 31

April 11, 2018

Notre Dame’s Center for Nano Science and Technology has announced a seed grant program for Notre Dame faculty in the colleges of science and engineering.

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