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John Albrecht


Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), College of Engineering

Professor - Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (ChEMS) in the College of Engineering

Hannah Administration Building, 428 S. Shaw Lane, Room 2120


John Albrecht, professor in the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, has been appointed to the position of executive director for the University Research Organization (URO). In addition to his academic experience, Albrecht brings a wealth of administrative background and leadership to the role, having served as the executive director of ... the Fraunhofer USA Center Midwest with a Laser Applications division in Plymouth, MI and the Coatings and Diamond Technologies division on campus at MSU. He has also held positions with federal government agencies. Before joining MSU, Dr. Albrecht was a program manager from 2009-2012 for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in Arlington, VA. Before serving at DARPA, Albrecht held positions at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) where he began in 2002 in the Electron Devices Branch of the Aerospace Components and Technology Division of Sensors Directorate.

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University of Minnesota, PhD, 1999


Fully Aerosol Jet-Printed Passive Components for 140–220-GHz Operation X Konstantinou, X Lan, K Nguyen, A Escorcia… - IEEE Microwave and Wireless Technology Letters, 2023

Experimentally validated gate-lag simulations of AlGaN/GaN HEMTs using fermi kinetics transport NC Miller, M Grupen, AE Islam, JD Albrecht, D Frey… - IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 2022

A comparison of a commercial hydrodynamics TCAD solver and Fermi kinetics transport convergence for GaN HEMTs A Tunga, K Li, E White, NC Miller, M Grupen… - Journal of Applied Physics, 2022