- Postdoctoral Research (1992-1994), Harvard University
- Postdoctoral Research (1991-1992), NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
- Ph.D ( August, 1991), California Institute of Technology
- BA in Computer Science and Chemistry with Specialized Honors in Chemistry (June, 1987), Summa Cum Laude, Drew University, Madison, NJ.
AREA OF RESEARCH / ACADEMIC EXPERTISE
- Research and teaching in physical organic, inorganic, organometallic, materials and polymer chemistry.
- Design and synthesis of new materials with interesting and useful optical and electronic properties, particularly at nanometer length scales.
Why did you choose chemistry as a field of study?
Nothing cooler than manipulating matter and seeing how it behaves.