Robert Candler

Robert Candler

Robert Candler
Associate Professor
Primary Area: Physical and Wave Electronics

Office: 6731H Boelter Hall
Phone: (310) 825-4161
Research Lab: Sensors and Technology Laboratory

Research and Teaching Interests:
MEMS and nanoscale devices, fundamental limitations of sensors, micromagnetic devices for advanced light sources, biological and chemical sensing


Awards and Recognitions


2020 Lockheed Martin Excellence in Teaching Award
2019 Fellow of American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineers (AIMBE)
2019 Senior Member National Academy of Inventors
2014 NSF Career Award for his research entitled, “Microscale Magnetic Devices for Next Generation Coherent X-Ray Sources”.
2014 W.M. Keck Foundation Research Grant
2012 Army Research Office Young Investigator Award for his research entitled, “Energy Dissipation in Nanomechanical Resonators”.
2012 Northrop Grumman Excellence in Teaching Award
Selected Publications