Vignesh Gopal

Graduate Student

Vignesh Gopal graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a BS in Electrical Engineering and a minor in Physics. At Illinois, Vignesh worked under Professor Can Bayram where he was responsible for designing Tunneling Field Effect Transistors (TFETs). Before joining Professor Bergman's group, Vignesh also worked in an AMO lab led by Professor Jeff Thompson of Princeton University where he worked on designing and building ultra-narrow linewidth lasers. Vignesh is currently pursuing his MS/PhD at Columbia University where he is interested in designing silicon photonics systems.