Michael Stroscio received his B.Sc. in physics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1970. He went on to earn his M.Sc. and Ph.D in physics from Yale in 1972 and 1974. Currently, he is the Richard and Loan Hill Professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Professor Stroscio's research interests include: Electrical, optical, and mechanical properties of nanostructures, quantum transport, solid state electronics and optoelectronics, phonons in nanostructures, theory of nanodevices, applications of nanoscale structures and devices in electrical engineering and bioengineering.