Montana State University

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173780
Bozeman, MT 59717-3780

Tel: (406) 994-2505
Fax: (406) 994-5958
E-mail: ecedept@ece.montana.edu
Location: 610 Cobleigh Hall

Department Head:

Robert C. Maher

R.C. Maher

Wataru Nakagawa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Office:  
529 Cobleigh Hall
Electrical & Computer Engineering
P.O. Box 173780
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717-3780
Phone:  
+1 (406) 994-5956
ECE Main Office: (406) 994-2505
Fax:  
(406) 994-5958
Lab:  
526 Cobleigh
Lab phone: (406) 994-7084
Email:  
wataru.nakagawa@ece.montana.edu

Expertise:

 

Optical nanostructures, photonics, nanoscale optics, and computational electromagnetics.

   

Background: 

 

Dr. Nakagawa holds a B.S. degree in Physics and a B.A. degree in Urban Studies, both from Stanford University. His M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering were earned at the University of California, San Diego, where he studied with Prof. Yeshaiahu Fainman.

Dr. Nakagawa teaches a variety of courses in the optics, electromagnetics, and electronics fields. His research group focuses on the design, fabrication, characterizations and applications of novel optical devices based on micro- and nano-structures in silicon and other materials.