Sofyan A. Taya

Islamic University of Gaza, Palestinian Authority


Sofyan A. Taya was born in Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine, in 1971. He received his B.S. degree in physics from Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya, in 1994, the M.S. degree in optoelectronics from the Islamic University of Gaza, Palestine, in 2000, and the Ph.D. degree from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, in 2007. In 1994, he joined the Physics Department at the Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) as a Teaching Assistant in physics. He became an Instructor of physics in 2001 and an Assistant Professor of physics in 2008. He received the Young Collaborator Program Award, International Center for Theoretical Physics, ICTP, Italy, in 2001. He is currently engaged in the field of integrated optics for sensor applications, waveguides, ellipsometry, OLEDs, numerical techniques, nonlinear optics, and applications of left-handed materials. He published about thirty articles in international journals and conferences.

Biography Updated on 27 January 2011

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