Doctoral Candidate

Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Washington
Box 352500
Seattle, WA 98195

Tel: (206) 543-2178
Fax: (206) 543-3842
Email: timc@u.washington.edu

Research Interests:

Sensors and instrumentation; data analysis; analog electronics


1995 M. S. Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

1989 B. S. Mathematics, B. S. Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Massachusetts

Additional Background:

1990-1995 Research Engineer, University of Washington Geophysics Department. Designed and built instruments for use on satellites, sounding rockets, and high-altitude balloons.


T. M. Chinowsky, L. S. Jung, and S. S. Yee, Optimal linear data analysis for surface plasmon resonance biosensors, Sens. Act. B 54 (1999) 89-97.

K. S. Johnston, K. S. Booksh, T. M. Chinowsky, and S. S. Yee, Performance comparison between high and low resolution spectrophotometers used in a white light surface plasmon resonance sensor, Sens. Act. B 54 (1999) 80-88.

T. M. Chinowsky and S. S. Yee, Quantifying the information content of surface plasmon resonance reflection spectra, Sens. Act. B. 51 (1998) 321-330.

L. S. Jung, C. T. Campbell, T. M. Chinowsky, M. N. Mar, and S. S. Yee, Quantitative interpretation of the response of surface plasmon resonance sensors to adsorbed films, Langmuir 14 (1998) 5636-5648.

K. S. Johnston, T. M. Chinowsky, and S. S. Yee, Planar substrate surface plasmon resonance probe, Proc. SPIE 2836 (1996) 178-185.

C. E. Furlong, R. G. Woodbury, S. S. Yee, T. Chinowsky, R. Carr, J. L. Elkind, K. A. Kukanskis, D. Bartholomew and J. L. Melendez, Fundamental system for biosensor characterization: application to surface plasmon resonance, Proc. SPIE 2836 (1996) 208-214.

T. M. Chinowsky, S. B. Saban, and S. S. Yee, Experimental data from a trace metal sensor combining surface plasmon resonance with anodic stripping voltammetry, Sens. Act. B (1996) 37-43.