University of California, Berkeley
508 Cory Hall
Affiliated Faculty UC Berkeley
Ana Arias Ana Arias joined the UC Berkeley Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences in January 2011 as an Acting Associate Professor. She received her B.S. and M.S. in physics at the Federal University of Parana, Brazil (1995 and 1997). She also received a certificate in Physics Teaching in 1995. She received her Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Cambridge in 2001.
Prior to joining EECS, she was a postdoctoral researcher at Cambridge University in 2001 and worked as an engineer and group leader for the startup company Plastic Logic in the UK from 2001 to 2003. She joined the Palo Alto Research Center as a member of the research staff in 2003 and became the area manager for printed electronic devices there in 2008.
Her research area is in Physical Electronics - Printed Organic Flexible Electronics, and her interests are in solution processed electronic materials for flexible sensors; fully printed systems (dosimeters and medical devices); and correlation of materials deposition conditions and morphology on device performance.