Philippe Fauchet

Philippe Fauchet
University of Vanderbilt, School of Engineering, United States
Dean, School of Engineering

Current Position:
Dean and Professor of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering

Current International Activities:
GEDC Member

National/Regional/Global/Interests:
American Physical Society, International Society for Optical Engineering, International Partnerships

Academic Leadership Experience:
Dean, School of Engineering, 2012-Present
Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1998-2004 & 2010 -2012
Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2002-2012
Founding Director, Center for Future Health, 1998-2004

Areas of Research:
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology with Silicon for Photonic, Biological and Energy applications

Published Articles and Works:
Over 400 publications and editor of 14 books.
Has given approximately 100 invited and plenary  talks at international conferences and universities or research institutions worldwide.

Awards and Accomplishments:
Elected Fellow of the Materials Research Society, 2011
Elected Fellow of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2010
Elected Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), November 1999
Prix Guibal-Devillez, 1990-1993
IBM Faculty Development Award, 1985-1987

Education:
Engineering Degree, Electrical Engineering, Faculte Polytechnique de Mons, Belgium - 1978
M.S., Engineering, Brown University - 1980
Ph.D., Applied Physics, Stanford University - 1984