Toshi Nishida's Research Group

IMG Member Kartik Sondhi Accepted In IDTechEx Show and Publishes New Paper!

Longtime IMG member, Kartik Sondhi, is celebrating his recent paper titled “Characterization of Bending, Crease, Aging, and Immersion Effects on Flexible Screen-Printed Silver Traces” published in IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology! He has also been accepted to the IDTechEx Show in Santa Clara this coming November! Congratulations!

His paper: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8851266

Mayur Ghatge selected finalist for the Outstanding Paper Award-Oral at Transducers 2019, Berlin

Congratulations to Mayur Ghatge for being selected as the finalist for 'Outstanding Paper Award' in Oral category at The 20th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2019). He was selected for the demonstration of thinnest ever reported transducer based on 10nm ferroelectric Hafnium Zirconium Oxide film.

Nishida Group Open House

Event date: 
Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Come on out to learn about the research going on in the Nishida group! The students and research topics can be found below.

Benton 214 (M-test):

  • Paul Chojecki - Stress measurements and modeling of ferroelectric hafnium oxide   
  • Zane Forrester - Pyroelectric characterization of thin hafnium oxide films  
  • Kartik Sondhi - Flexible and Stretchable Printed electronics
  • Glen Walters - Ferroelectric fabrication and characterization of hafnium oxide for non-volatile memory 

Benton 230 (Microfab):

  • Aftab Bhanvadia - Development of a microstereolithography system (3D printing) for micro-devices (Demo outside, tour for those with access to 230)

IMG 2018 Kick-Off Meeting

Congratulations to all of this year's IMG Award recipients, and a special thanks to all those who have contributed to our group. This year's kick-off meeting focused on the future of our group, and making it evident that "our most valuable asset is you". Let us continue working as a team and setting a precedent for research groups all around. 

The IMG Awards recognize outstanding achievements and contributions of student members in our organization. The research award honors the exceptional academic impact the students have made in their field, and the service award acknowledges the hard work the students have put into improving and maintaining the quality of IMG.

  •  Xiao Jiang won the IMG Excellence in Research.
  •  Nicolas Garraud and Richard Rode won the IMG Excellence in Service.

2017 IMG Annual Report

The IMG faculty are pleased to release the IMG annual report for the calendar year 2017. This document is a record of the group activities, achievements and finances for the previous year. You are encouraged to refer to this document if needed.

The 2017 IMG Annual Report can be downloaded here.

IMG Kickoff Meeting

Event date: 
Tue, 08/21/2018 - 11:45am to 1:30pm

With the Fall semester arriving, we will be having our IMG Kickoff Meeting on August 21, 2018 (day before classes start) from 11:45AM to 1:30PM. During this meeting, we'll discuss important IMG updates, introduce new members, recognize our accomplishments over the last year, and present some IMG awards. We may also try to take a group photo, so if you have a IMG polo or t-shirt, please wear it.

Please note, all IMG members are expected to attend this meeting. Pizza and drinks will be provided.

2016 IMG Annual Report

The IMG faculty are pleased to release the first IMG annual report for the calendar year 2016. This document is a record of the group activities, achievements and finances for the previous year. You are encouraged to refer to this document if needed.

The 2016 IMG Annual Report can be downloaded here.