Aju Jugessur

Aju Jugessur Ph.D.

Director, COSINC 

aju.jugessur@colorado.edu
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Aju Jugessur hails from the tropical island of Mauritius, somewhere in the middle of the Indian Ocean. He received a Ph.D. degree in Optoelectronics, Electronic engineering, with a focus on Nanofabrication, from the University of Glasgow, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at McGill University. His expertise is in the area of photonic devices, nanolithography, and nanofabrication. He was a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, where he spearheaded the establishment and development of a state-of-the-art Nanolithography Facility. He has introduced several courses on micro- and nano-fabrication and developed the first online real-time labs course in this area. He founded and directed the University of Iowa Microfabrication Facility from 2012 to 2018. He is a Senior Member of IEEE.

Tomoko Borsa

Tomoko Borsa Ph.D.

Facility Manager, COSINC-CHR

 borsa@colorado.edu

Tomoko Borsa was born in Tokyo, Japan and completed a BS and MS at Waseda University, where she was exposed to the field of scanning electron microscopy for the first time. She then earned a Ph.D. in Materials Science with an emphasis on Chemistry of Materials from Colorado School of Mines. She also received an MS in Electrical Engineering (Photonics and Nanostructures) from University of Colorado Boulder. She also has extensive experience in the area of micro/nanofabrication including electron beam lithography and related process development.

David Alchenberger

David Alchenberger

Acting Facility Manager, COSINC-FAB Cleanroom

 alchenbd@jila.colorado.edu

Student Lab Assistants

Airyl Dairit

Student Lab Assistant, COSINC

 airyl.dayrit@colorado.edu

Class of 2025
Major: Mechanical Engineering
 

Jared Lewis

Jared Lewis

Student Lab Assistant, COSINC

 Jale5724@Colorado.Edu

Class of 2024
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Shared Accounting and Administration Support

Linda Rose

Linda Rose

Manager of Research Facilitation, College of Engineering & Applied Science                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Emily Flanagan

Emily Flanagan

Manager of Budget and Finance, College of Engineering & Applied Science                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Joshua Rhoten

Joshua Rhoten

Senior Research Communicator, College of Engineering & Applied Science         

Haylee Grace

Haylee Grace

Research Operations Coordinator, College of Engineering & Applied Science   

Min Ning

Accounting Technician II, College of Engineering & Applied Sciences 

Advisory Committee Members

Michael Toney

Michael Toney

Director of Shared Facilities, Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering

Virginia Ferguson

Virginia Ferguson

Professor, Mechanical Engineering                                                                                                                                                                     

Juliet Gopinath

Juliet Gopinath

Associate Professor, Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering                                                                                                                                                                        

Ryan Hayward

Ryan Hayward

Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering                                                                                                                                                                        

Scott Diddams

Scott Diddams

Professor Adjoint, Physics, NIST Fellow

Kevin Mahan

Kevin Mahan

Associate Professor, Geological Sciences                                                                                                                                                                        

Alex Martin

Alex Martin

Excelitas Technologies Corp.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Charles Rogers

Charles Rogers

Professor, Physics                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Shuo Sun

Shuo Sun

Assistant Professor, Physics

Aju Jugessur

Aju Jugessur

Director, Colorado Shared Instrumentation in Nanofabrication and Characterization (COSINC) Facility