Alyssa J. Pasquale, Ph.D.
Professor, Engineering & Physics, College of DuPage


Ph.D. – Boston University – Electrical Engineering, 2012
M.S. – Boston University – Electrical Engineering, 2011
B.S. – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Electrical Engineering, 2005

Classes Taught

PHYSI 1100 – Physics
ENGIN 2210 – Circuit Analysis I
ENGIN 2213 – Introduction to Digital Systems
ENGIN 2223 – Microcontrollers


Private Pilot
Flight Instructor (Sport)
Remote Pilot (sUAS)
Ground Instructor (Advanced and Instrument)

Published Works

  • Concentric necklace nanolenses for optical near-field focusing and enhancement
    AJ Pasquale, BM Reinhard, L Dal Negro – ACS Nano, 2012
  • Genetically engineered plasmonic nanoarrays
    C Forestiere, AJ Pasquale, A Capretti, G Miano, et. al. – Nano letters, 2012
  • Plasmon-enhanced structural coloration of metal films with isotropic Pinwheel nanoparticle arrays
    SY Lee, C Forestiere, AJ Pasquale, J Trevino, G Walsh, et. al. – Optics express, 2011
  • Engineering photonic–plasmonic coupling in metal nanoparticle necklaces
    AJ Pasquale, BM Reinhard, L Dal Negro – ACS Nano, 2011
  • Enhanced light extraction in GaInN light-emitting diode with pyramid reflector
    JQ Xi, H Luo, AJ Pasquale, JK Kim, EF Schubert – IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 2006