Jorg Hader

Associate Research Professor of Optical Sciences
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Meinel 534
Wyant College of Optical Sciences
The University of Arizona
1630 E. University Blvd.
P.O. Box 210094
Tucson, AZ 85721-0094

Specific Research Interests

  • Semiconductor many-body physics.
  • Carrier recombination processes in semiconductors.
  • Nonequilibrium dynamics in semiconductor lasers.
  • Modeling of vertical external cavity surface emitting lasers.
  • Microscopic optoelectronics of wide-bandgap nitride-based and mid- to far-infrared semiconductor lasers and laser diodes.


  • Ph.D., Philipp University of Marburg (Germany), 1997
  • M.S., University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany), 1994