Costas Grigoropoulos
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
(510) 642-2525

Research Expertise and Interest

heat transfer, laser materials processing, nano-manufacturing, energy systems and technology


Current research interests are in micro/nano engineering, laser materials processing and micro/nano-machining, laser-based non-contact diagnostics for chemical analysis, change of phase transformations in semiconductors and electronic materials, laser-driven thin film crystal growth for applications in micro/nanoelectronic devices, laser-induced nanodeposition, microscale fuel cells, fabrication of flexible electronics and solar cells, catalytic micro-reactors, hydrogen storage, thermal management in micro-devices, transport diagnostics in MEMS, nanofluidic transport and laser interactions with biological materials. Additional information is at my faculty webpage.

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