Principal Investigator

Boubacar Kante Photo Copyright Noah Berger / 2019

Boubacar Kanté

Boubacar Kanté is an associate professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS) at the University of California Berkeley. Prof. Kante received his Ph.D in Physics from Université Paris-Sud in Orsay, France and was subsequently a postdoctoral researcher at UC Berkeley from 2010 to 2013. He then served as assistant and associate professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and a Qualcomm faculty scholar at UC San Diego before joining UC Berkeley in 2019.

Postdoctoral Researchers

Whi Min Kim

Walid Redjem

Wayesh Qarony

Jagang Park

Graduate Students

Zhetao portrait

Zhetao Jia

Rushin potrait

Rushin Contractor

Yertay Zhiyenbayev

Christos Papapanos


  • Wanwoo Noh, Process Engineer, Lam Research.
  • Abdoulaye Ndao, Assistant Professor, Boston University.
  • Quynh Le-Van, Assistant Professor, VinUniversity (Vietnam).
  • Kevin Han, Senior Engineer, Pinnacle Photonics.
  • Li-Yi Hsu, Postdoctoral Researcher, Boston University.
  • Hadiseh Nasari, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Southern California and University of Central Florida.
  • Babak Bahari, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Southern California.
  • Ashok Kodigala, Postdoctoral Researcher, Sandia National Laboratories.
  • Thomas Lepetit, Engineer, ONERA.
  • Qing Gu, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Dallas.
  • Ricardo Tellez Limon, Researcher, CICESE Monterrey.