University of Hawaii

Electrical Engineering

Aaron Ohta

Associate Professor

Office: POST 201F

Tel: (808) 956-8196


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Aaron T. Ohta received his B.S. degree from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa in 2003, his M.S. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2004, and his Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 2008, all in electrical engineering.

He joined the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa in 2009, and is currently an Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering.  He is the principal investigator for the University of Hawai’i Microdevices & Microfluidics Lab, the director of the University of Hawai’i Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) Program, and the advisor for the Microrobotics VIP x96 project. He is also the faculty advisor for the University of Hawai’i IEEE Student Branch.

His research interests include the design, fabrication, and application of microfabricated devices, including microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), biomedical microdevices, microfluidics, optofluidics, and reconfigurable electronics.


Semester Number Title Times Location
Spring 2015 EE 682 Biomedical Microdevices MW 12:00 to 1:15 Holmes 247
EE 323 Microelectronic Circuits I MWF 2:30 to 3:20 HIG 110