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Andreas E. Vasdekis

Andreas E. Vasdekis

Assistant Professor


Engineering-Physics 315



Mailing Address

Department of Physics
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 0903
Moscow, ID 83844-0903

  • Ph.D. Physics, University of St. Andrews, UK (2008)
  • M.S. Physics, University of St. Andrews, UK (2003)
  • B.S. Physics, University of Athens, Greece (2002)

Andreas received his PhD for his work in polymer photophysics and applications. Following a short spell at Caltech, he spent three years as a postdoctoral scholar at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (Switzerland). Prior to joining the University of Idaho in October 2014, he was at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory investigating metabolism at the single cell level.

  • Biological physics
  • Microfluidics
  • Optofluidics


  • A. E. Vasdekis, J. G. Cuennet, D. Psaltis, ‘Light Filter and Method for using such a filter,’ P2231PC00/0013-164 arv2 (2012).
  • A. E. Vasdekis, J. W. Grate, 'Surface Layers Sensors and Method of Making the Same by Solvent Immersion and Dopant Diffusion' provisional patent FILE NO. 30595-E.Prov. (2014).


Department of Physics

Physical Address:
Engineering-Physics Rm 311

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 0903
Moscow, ID 83844-0903

Phone: 208-885-6380

Fax: 208-885-4055


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