Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering

Headshot of Dr. Mario Marconi


Office: C103G Engineering Building
Phone: 970-491-8299

Dr. Mario Marconi

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


2001- 2004                   Associate Professor Department of Physics, Buenos Aires University
1997-2001.                   Adjoin Department Head.  Physics Department
1992-2000                   Assistant Professor Department of Physics, Buenos Aires University
1992- 2004                  Member of the Argentinean National Research Council (CONICET)
– Optical Society of America. Fellow (2011)  for “significant contributions to the development of compact soft x-ray lasers and for pioneering their use in table-top coherent lithography, holography, and interferometry”
-IEEE (Photonics Society). Fellow (2012) for “for contributions to development and use of compact soft x-ray lasers”
-American Physical Society
– Member of the organizing committee “Soft X-Ray Lasers and Applications”, San Diego, California, 9-14 de July 1995 and July 1997.
– Member of the Executive Committee of the Photophysics Division. Argentinean Physical Society
– Member of the Regional Committee of the ICO (International Committee for Optics)
– Member of the organizing committee of the VII OPTILAS and IV RIAO in Tandil, Argentina (2001).
– Chair of the Denver IEEE-LEOS Chapter (2006-2008)
– Secretary of the Denver chapter IEEE Photonics Society (2009-2011)
– Associate Editor for IEEE Photonics Journal. (2011-2017)
– Topical Editor for Applied Optics (2011-2017)
– Co-chair of the International Conference on X-Ray Lasers. Colorado, May 2014
– Member of the IEEE Photonics Society Fellow Evaluating Committee in 2015
– Co-editor Springer Proceedings in Physics vol. 169. (2015)
– OSA Fellow Lecturer


  • Diploma 1980 Buenos Aires University in Physics
  • Ph.D 1985 Buenos Aires University in Physics

Research Interests

  • EUV and soft x-ray lasers
  • High resolution imaging
  • Holography
  • Optical nanopatterning