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Manish Chhowalla

Department of Materials Science, University of Cambridge 27 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge, CB3 0FS, UK

E-mail:  mc209@cam.ac.uk, Web: https://www.chhowalla.msm.cam.ac.uk/

Professional Preparation

Rutgers University, Materials Science and Engineering, B.S., 1992

University of Cambridge, (UK), Electrical Engineering, Ph.D., 1998

Appointments

  • Goldsmiths’ Professor of Materials Science, Department of Materials Science, University of Cambridge 27 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge, CB3 0FS, UK
  • Distinguished Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University, 2018.
  • Director of Rutgers Institute for Advanced Materials, Nanotechnology, and Devices (IAMDN), July 1, 2016 – 2018.
  • Professor and Associate Department Chair, Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University, 2010 – 2018.
  • Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers University, 2013 – 2018.
  • Professor in Materials, Department of Materials, Imperial College London, 2009-2010
  • Associate Professor, Materials Science Engineering, Rutgers University, 2006-2009
  • Assistant Professor, Materials Science Engineering, Rutgers University, 2003-2006
  • Royal Academy of Engineering Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Engineering Department, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK, 2000-2003
  • Research Associate, Engineering Department, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK,1998-2000
  • Ph.D. Student, Engineering Department, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK, 1995-1999
  • Scientist, Multi-Arc Inc., Rockaway, NJ, 1992-1994
  • Undergraduate Researcher, Rutgers University, 1988 – 1992.

 

AWARDS AND HONORS:

  • Fellow of Materials Research Society; elected in Jan 2017
  • Fellow of Institute of Physics; elected in 2015.
  • Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry; elected in 2014.
  • Clarivate (formerly Web of Science) Most Highly Cited Researchers (2016, 2017, 2018).
  • Institute of Physics of Ireland Lectureship (September 2013).
  • Donald H Jacobs Chair in Applied Physics (Jan 1, 2009 – Dec 31, 2012).
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor in Department of Applied Physics, Polytechnic University of Hong Kong (June 30, 2016 - Present).
  • UK Royal Society’s Wolfson Merit Award (2018 & 2009).
  • U.S. National Science Foundation’s CAREER Award for Young Investigators (April 2006)
  • Sigma Xi Outstanding Young Investigator for the Mid-Atlantic Region (2006).
  • Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship, University of Cambridge (2001–2003).
  • Wolfson College (University of Cambridge) Junior and Senior Research Fellow
  • Active Member of MRS, AAAS, ACS
  • > 200 Invited Talks at Major International Conferences.
  • >50,000 citations and H-index = 88 (Google Scholar).

 

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Member of MRS, AAAS, ACS
  • Founding Editor in Chief of Applied Materials Today (May 2015 – May 2016)
  • Associate Editor of ACS Nano (June 1, 2016).
  • Editorial Boards of ACS Nano, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, NPG 2D Materials and Applications
  • Director of Nanotechnology for Clean Energy NSF IGERT Graduate Training Program for US Students (Aug. 2009 – Aug. 2015).
  • Co-Founder of GraphenEx –Start-up Company Supplying high-quality graphene and related materials.
  • MRS Webinar on 2D Materials, July 22, 2015.