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Wolfgang  Porod

Wolfgang Porod

Frank M. Freimann Chair Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering

Frank M. Freimann Chair Professor
College of Engineering

Email: porod@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-6376

Office: 203A Cushing Hall


Ph.D, Universität Graz, Graz, Austria, 1981

M.S., Universität Graz, Graz, Austria, 1979

Summary of Activities/Interests

Research Interests: Solid-state devices, computational electronics, and nanoelectronics.

Courses: Electromagnetic Theory


Porod Named Editor-in-Chief for ENANO

October 29, 2015

Wolfgang Porod, the Frank M. Freimann Professor of Electrical Engineering and director of the University’s Center for Nano Science and Technology, has been named the founding editor-in-chief of the new Open Access IEEE Nanotechnology Express (ENANO), a publication of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council.

Notre Dame Spin-out Company Wins Big at International Conference on Microelectronics

December 3, 2014

Indiana Integrated Circuits, LLC (IIC), an Innovation Park-based company that was co-founded by Notre Dame faculty and researchers, has recently been awarded the highly coveted, $150,000 Elevator Pitch Prize from the MEMS (Microelectromechanical Systems) Industry Group. The prize is directed toward fabrication and prototyping services to be provided by MEMs foundry Rogue Valley Microdevices of Medford, Oregon.

Notre Dame Professor Named 2014 Indiana Master of Innovation

November 20, 2014

Gary Bernstein, Frank Freimann Professor of Electrical Engineering and Associate Director of Notre Dame’s Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NDnano), was awarded the inaugural Indiana Master of Innovation Award from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation and Forbes, Inc. for his work on the development of Quilt Packaging (QP) technology.

Irish Eyes Are Smiling at Expanded Opportunities for Collaboration

April 14, 2014

The College of Engineering recently hosted a collaborative workshop with several faculty from the Tyndall National Institute in Cork, Ireland. The purpose of the workshop was to identify opportunities for collaboration between ND and Tyndall, especially in the context of existing collaborative funding opportunities between the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Science Foundation Ireland.

Wolfgang Porod to Serve as AAAS Annual Meeting Panelist

February 13, 2014

Wolfgang Porod, Frank M. Friemann Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, will be a featured panelist for a session titled “Nanoelectronics for Renewable Energy: How Nanoscale Innovations Address Global Needs” at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Thursday-Monday (Feb. 13-17) in Chicago.


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