In addition to its use in the bio-medical field, sensor technology also has wide application in engineering and other fields of physical science ranging from optical engineering to wireless sensor networks. UConn’s faculty have well-established expertise in the emerging field of sensor technology. The potential industry applications for this expertise continue to grow, and we encourage you to contact us to learn more about how this expertise, backed by UConn’s resources, can help your organization.

Emmanouil Anagnostou, Ph.D.

Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Alpay Pamir 2013

S. Pamir Alpay, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Head, MSE


  • Computational materials science
  • Design of electrical contacts
  • Dielectrics, ferroelectrics, and graded materials
  • Thin film growth and characterization

Shalabh Gupta, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering