Peter Burke

Peter Burke

Professor (Joint Appointment)
Professor (Joint Appointment)
2232 Engineering Gateway
Lab: 3327A Engineering Gateway
(949) 824-9326
(949) 824-7683 Lab
(949) 824-3732

Samueli School of Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697


Peter Burke is a pioneer in nanoelectronics and its application to biotechnology. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Young Investigator award from the Office of Naval Research and the Young Investigator Program award from the Army Research Office. His lab has made fundamental contributions to nanotube and graphene eletronics, as well as microchip-based instrumentation for electrophysiology and metabolomics.

B.A., University of Chicago, Illinois, Physics, 1992
Ph.D., Yale University, Physics, 1998

Nanotechnology; quantum electronics, quantum information science and high-speed semiconductor devices.