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301-405-4981
Yanne Chembo
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Professor, Institute for Research in Electronics & Applied Physics
Education
Ph.D., Photonics, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain), 2006
Ph.D., Nonlinear Dynamics, University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon, 2006

Professor Yanne Chembo joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in January 2019, with a joint appointment in the Institute for Research in Electronics and Applied Physics (IREAP).  Prior to joining the UMD Faculty, he was a Research Director at the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS). There, he led a research group focused on the exploration of nonlinear, quantum and stochastic phenomena in optoelectronics, microwave photonics, and laser physics.

He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) and the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE).

Research Interests: Nonlinear, quantum and stochastic phenomena in optoelectronics, microwave photonics, and laser physics; applications to aerospace systems, optical communications, time-frequency metrology, signal detection and sensors.