Prof. Zubin Jacob

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Dr. Zubin Jacob

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Oct 2019 - Present, Associate Professor (courtesy), Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University, USA

Aug 2018 - Present, Associate Professor (tenured), Birck Nanotechnology Center, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, USA

Sept 2015 – Aug 2018, Assistant Professor, Birck Nanotechnology Center, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, USA

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Education

Ph.D. Aug 2010, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Purdue University, USA

M.S.E.E. Aug 2007, Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, USA

M.A.E.E. Aug 2006, Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, USA

B.Tech. E.E. Aug 2004, Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay, India

 

Awards and Honors

Recognized among outstanding teachers at Purdue Engineering Fall 2019 

DARPA Director’s Fellowship, 2019 

Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, 2018 

Purdue Seed for Success Award, 2017, for faculty garnering an research grant of $1M or more

DARPA Young Faculty Award, 2017 

NSF CAREER Award, 2017 

Visiting Faculty (Feb 2015-Dec 2017), International Center for Theoretical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bangalore, India

Multiple awards in Doctoral school including Dmitri N. Chorafas Best Dissertation Prize 2010 (Awarded only to 31 students in 2010 around the world among top universities such as MIT, UCLA, Purdue, EPFL etc)., IEEE-Photonics society fellowship award for 2009-2010 and SPIE graduate scholarship award 2008 for potential long range contributions to optical science and engineering