Dr Aron Michael

Lecturer in Microsystems

 

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Coursework Coordinator

 

Telephone:     +61 2 9385 5663

 

Email:             a.michael@unsw.edu.au

Room:             316  Electrical Engineering Building

 

Research Gateway

Qualifications

  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of New South Wales, 2007
  • Master of Engineering Science, electronics and communication, Electrical Engineering, University of New South Wales, 2000
  • Bsc (Elec), Engineering Faculty of Technology, Addis Ababa University, 1997

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Member of IEEE
  • Member of SPIE

Employment

  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering Lecturer, 2013 - Present
  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering Associate Lecturer, 2011 - 2012
  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering Senior Research Assistant, 2007 - 2010
  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering Tutor and Lab Demonstrator, 2002 - 2006
  • Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering, Department of EE, UOA. (2000-2002)

Teaching Areas

  • VLSI Technology
  • Electronics
  • Microsystems

Research Interests

  • Micro-electro-mechanical systems

•     MEMS based optical cross switches
•     MEMS based optical interconnects for 3D integration
•     MEMS based micro-fluidic cooling for 3D integration
•     Design, analysis and simulation of MEMS systems
•     Micro/Nano actuators
•     CMOS-MEMS integration
•     Micro-lens actuation mechanism for next generation pico-cameras and pico-projectors

  • Micro/Nano fabrication

•     Development of novel micro/nano fabrication techniques for applications in sensors and actuators.
•     Development of micro-machining techniques for applications sensors and actuators.