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Orloff, Jon

Orloff, Jon

Professor Emeritus
Electrical and Computer Engineering
1202M Energy Research Facility (IREAP)


Jon Orloff received a B.S. in physics from M.I.T. in 1964 and a Ph.D. in applied physics from the Oregon Graduate Institute in 1977. He worked for Elektros, Inc. 1970-1975 on a TEM project and was on the Faculty of the Oregon Graduate Institute, in the Department of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering 1977-1993, where he developed high resolution focused ion beam (FIB) technology, and was on the board of directors of FEI Company, where he also did optics design. He has been a Professor at the University of Maryland (College Park) in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering since 1993. He has authored or co-authored more than 80 publications including "Handbook of Charged Particle Optics" (Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 1997) (as editor) and "High Resolution Focused Ion Beams" (New York, Kluwer/Academic Press, 2003) (with Utlaut and Swanson).

Professor Orloff was the Conference Chair of and is on the Advisory Committee of the Electron, Ion Photon Beam and Nanotechnology Conference. He is a Fellow of the I.E.E.E. and of the A.A.A.S.

Charged particle optics Applications of field emission processes

Clark School Recognizes Levine, Orloff

Ceremony on Martin Hall plaza honors outstanding retired faculty and staff members.

ECE Undergrads Honored at Awards Ceremony

ECE seniors Amir Ahmadi and Mike Horak won the ECE Chair's Award.

Orloff Delivers Series of Lectures on Ion Beams at PASI

ECE professor speaks at PASI meeting on Ion Nanobeams in Buenos Aires.