Rasheed M.A. Azzam, Ph.D.

Rasheed Azzam

Distinguished Professor


Office: EN 853
Phone: 504-280-618


Education: Ph.D. University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Electro-Optics)

Research Interests

  • Elipsometry, polarization, and thin film optics
  • Developments of new entirely solid-state light polarization sensors
  • Optical coatings design
  • Design of polarizing optical elements
  • Determination of optical properties of materials in the visible and near-visible spectrum
  • Theory of light reflection