- June 2nd, 2010
Dr. Dawen Li joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Alabama in 2008 as an Assistant Professor. He is a recipient of NSF CAREER award. Dr. Li received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2006. During his Ph.D. study, Dr. Li had intern experience at Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies in 2004. From 2006 to 2008 he was a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Li’s current research interest focuses on nanotechnology-based solar cells, crystal growth for organic thin-film transistors, and bit-patterned media for information data storage. His expertise includes soft lithography patterning and nanofabrication.