Debbie G. Senesky

  • Debbie G. Senesky

Debbie Senesky, Stanford
Aeronautics and Astronautics, Electrical Engineering (courtesy)

Debbie G. Senesky is an Assistant Professor at Stanford University in the Aeronautics and Astronautics Department and by courtesy, the Electrical Engineering Department.  In addition, she is the Principal Investigator of the EXtreme Environment Microsystems Laboratory (XLab).  Her research interests include the development of micro- and nano-scale sensors, high-temperature electronics, and robust interface materials for operation within extreme harsh environments.  In the past, she has held positions at GE Sensing (formerly known as NovaSensor), GE Global Research Center, and Hewlett Packard.  She received the B.S. degree (2001) in mechanical engineering from the University of Southern California. She received the M.S. degree (2004) and Ph.D. degree (2007) in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. She has served on the program committee of the IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), and International Symposium on Sensor Science (I3S).  She is currently co-editor for IEEE Electron Device Letters, Sensors (journal), and Micromachines (journal).  She is a recipient of the NASA Early Faculty Career Award and Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship Award.  More information about Prof. Senesky can be found at or on Instagram: @debbiesenesky.