Vijaysekhar Jayaraman

Dr. Jayaraman is the founder of Praevium Research, and principal investigator on all of  Praevium’s research and development efforts. He received his BS/MS in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1985, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering … Click here to read the article

Demis John

Demis John

Demis John graduated with his Ph.D. from the research group of Dr. Daniel J. Blumenthal at UCSB.  He worked on creating ultra-low-loss optical waveguides, in close collaboration with the Bowers research group. At Praevium, he now works on the fabrication … Click here to read the article

Chris Burgner

Christopher Burgner Headshot

Chris Burgner graduated from UCSB with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, from the research group of Dr. Kimberly Turner.  At Praevium he is the expert in all things MEMS, along with heading up the testing and data management for MEMS-VCSEL … Click here to read the article

Devin Leonard

Devin Leonard functioned as Principal Engineer at Praevium Research, Inc. from 2005-2008, leading technical efforts toward SLED products as well as laser-based spectrometry sources. Currently, he is involved with Praevium on an as-needed consulting basis. He earned a BS in … Click here to read the article

Eric Hall

Dr. Hall has led several technical projects for Praevium, and continues to be involved with Praevium on an advisory basis. He received his BS in Engineering Physics from the University of California, Berkeley in 1995 and his Ph.D. in Materials … Click here to read the article