Stephen M. Goodnick received his Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, in 1983. He served as Chair and Professor of Electrical Engineering with Arizona State University, Tempe, from 1996 to 2005, and Deputy Dean of the Fulton Schools of Engineering in 2005-2006. He served as Associate Vice President for Research for Arizona State University from 2006-2008, and presently serves as Deputy Director of ASU Lightworks. He was also a Hans Fischer Senior Fellow with the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Technical University of Munich (2013-2017). Professionally, he served as President of ECEDHA (2003-2004), President of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council (2012-2013), and served as President of IEEE of the Eta Kappa Nu Board of Governors (2011-2012). He has published over 400 journal articles, books, book chapters, and conference proceeding, and is a Fellow of IEEE (2004) for contributions to carrier transport fundamentals and semiconductor devices.