Aaron T. OHTA
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hawaii, USA
Dr. Aaron T. Ohta received his B.S. degree from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa in 2003, his M.S. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2004, and his Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 2008, all in electrical engineering. He joined the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa in 2009, and is now a Professor of Electrical Engineering. He is the principal investigator for the University of Hawaiʻi Microdevices & Microfluidics Lab, the director of the University of Hawaiʻi Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP Program), and the advisor for the Microrobotics VIP x96 project. He is also the faculty advisor for the University of Hawaiʻi IEEE Student Branch. His research interests include the design, fabrication, and application of microfabricated devices, including microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), biomedical microdevices, microfluidics, optofluidics, and reconfigurable electronics.