Azriel Z. Genack, Ph.D.

  • Affiliate Faculty, Nanoscience Initiative


Queens College (Profile)

Research Interests

Professor Genack’s research group studies microwave and optical propagation, localization and lasing in random and periodic structures, band-edge lasing and photonics of planar and fiber chiral structures. Recent research has focused on the description of wave propagation and focusing inside random media in terms of modes and transmission eigenchannels.

Job History

  • 1994 – Current: Distinguished Professor, Queens College
  • 1984 – 1994: Professor, Queens College
  • 1975 – 1977: Postdoctoral Research Associate, IBM, San Jose
  • 1973 – 1975: Postdoctoral Research Associate, CCNY
  • 1973 – Ph.D., Columbia University