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Daniel van der Weide

Daniel van der Weide

Expert in microfabrication, microwave measurements, terahertz generation and detection, medical uses of microwaves

Professor, electrical and computer engineering College of Engineering Work: 608-265-6561 Home page


  • Focal tumor treatment applied through the skin
  • Terahertz (1 trillion cycle per second) and far-infrared generation and detection for sensing and spectroscopy
  • Communication using optical fibers
  • Microwave measurements
  • Scanning probe microscopy


  • Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award; National Science Foundation PECASE Award; Vilas Award
  • Principal investigator, "Nanoscale tools for spectroscopy and control," Air Force Office of Scientific Research MURI
  • Co-founder, NeuWave Medical & Optametra