Sudheer Jawla

Research Scientist





M.Sc. Physics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-D), New Delhi, India (2004)
Ph.D. Physics, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland (2010)


Microwave and millimeter wave vacuum electron devices: Gyrotrons, Gyro-amplifiers and travelling wave tubes (TWTs) for dynamic nuclear polarization NMR spectroscopy.

Experimental and theoretical aspects of quasi-optical systems and Gaussian beams for microwaves and Terahertz transmission.


Sudheer K. Jawla, Michael A. Shapiro, Hiroshi Idei and Richard J. Temkin, “Corrugated Waveguide Mode Content Analysis Using Irradiance Moments”, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Vol. 42, no. 10, pp. 3358-3364, 2014.

Sudheer K. Jawla, William C. Guss, Michael A. Shapiro, and Richard J. Temkin, “Design and Experimental Results from a 527 GHz gyrotron for DNP-NMR spectroscopy”, 39th International Conference on Infrared Millimeter and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz), Sept. 2014.

Q. Z. Ni, E. Daviso, T. V. Can, E. Markhasin, S. Jawla, J. Herzfeld, R. Griffin, R. Temkin, “High Frequency Dynamic Nuclear Polarization”, Accounts of Chemical Research, 46 (9), pp 1933–1941, 2013.

S. Jawla, Q. Z. Ni, A. Barnes, W. Guss, E. Daviso, J. Herzfeld, R. Griffin, R. Temkin, “Continuously Tunable 250 GHz Gyrotron with a Double Disk Window for DNP-NMR Spectroscopy”, J. Infrared Millimeter Terahertz Waves (2013) 34:42–52

E. A. Nanni, S. K. Jawla, M. A. Shapiro, P. P. Woskov, and R. J. Temkin, "Low Loss Transmission Lines for High Power Terahertz Radiation", J. Infrared Millimeter and Terahertz Waves, Volume 33, Issue 7, pp 695-714, July 2012

Sudheer K. Jawla, Emilio A. Nanni, Michael A. Shapiro, Paul P. Woskov, Richard J. Temkin, "Mode Content Determination of Terahertz Corrugated Waveguides using Experimentally Measured Radiated Field Patterns", IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., vol. 40(6), pp. 1530-1537, June 2012.