Shilpi Gupta

PhD (University of Maryland College Park)

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering.


Research Interest



  • PhD, (University of Maryland College Park)
    Thesis Title: Room temperature light-matter interaction using quantum dots and photonic crystal cavities.
    Thesis Supervisor: Dr. Edo Waks
  • B.Tech in Engineering Physics, IIT Delhi.



  • Shilpi Gupta and Edo Waks (2014).
    Overcoming Auger recombination in nanocrystal quantum dot laser using spontaneous emission enhancement.
    Optics Express, 22: 3013-3027.

  • Shilpi Gupta and Edo Waks (2013).
    Spontaneous emission enhancement and saturable absorption of colloidal quantum dots coupled to photonic crystal cavity.
    Optics Express, 21: 29612-29619.

  • Kang-mook Lim, Shilpi Gupta, Chad Ropp and Edo Waks (2011).
    Development of metal etch mask by single layer lift-off for silicon nitride photonic crystals.
    Microelectronic Engineering, 88: 994-998.


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Kanpur 208016

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  • Optics, Photonics, Plasmonics, Nanotechnology, Quantum optics


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