Professor, Simon Fraser University
Michael L. W. Thewalt is a Canadian physicist. He received his BSc from McMaster University in 1972. His MSc and PhD were from the University of British Columbia in the mid-1970s. He teaches at Simon Fraser University and is known for researching semiconductors, especially isotopically enriched silicon.
Leverhulme Fellow, School of Physics & Astronomy, The University of Manchester
Dr. R. R. Nair received his PhD from the University of Manchester in 2010. Currently he is a member of academic staff in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester. In 2012 he was awarded a prestigious Leverhulme Research Fellowship and will take up a 5-year Royal Society University Research Fellowship from October 2014. He is an expert in optical, magnetic and membrane properties of graphene and other 2D... Read More →
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & MSE, University of Washington
Xiaodong Xu joins the Materials Science & Engineering in the fall of 2010 from Cornell University, where he was a postdoctoral research associate. | | Xu's research interests focus on optoelectronic, spintronic, and photovoltaic applications of carbon-based nanomaterials. Spin-based electronics (spintronics) has made a huge impact on memory storage systems. Xu's work contributes to the goal of miniaturizing spintronics to the level of a... Read More →
Wednesday August 13, 2014 10:20 - 12:20