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Mitra Dutta

Distinguished Professor Emerita

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Building & Room:

934 SEO


851 S. Morgan St, MC 154, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 355-3221


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Professional Achievements

UIC Distinguished Professor, 2004
Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2013
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2002
Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 1999
Fellow of the Optical Society of America, 1998
Fellow Emeritus of the Army Research Laboratory, 1994

Research Interests

Optoelectronics devices and novel quantum and nanoscale devices
Optical characterization of optoelectronic devices and structures
Wide band gap structures and devices, bio-optoelectronics

Notable Honors

2003, National Achievement Award, Society of Women Engineers

2000, IEEE Harry Diamond Award, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers


Ph.D. Physics University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

M.S. Physics University of Delhi, India

B.S. Physics University of Delhi, India