Materials Science and Engineering
0300 Chemistry Building
- B.S. (Honors), Chemistry, 1981, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
- Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, 1985, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
- Postdoctoral, 1985-1986, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (w. Richard R. Schrock).
- Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, 2002-present
- Associate Dean for Faculty, Research and Diversity, College of Chemical and Life Sciences, University of Maryland, 2005-2006
- Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, 1999-2002
- Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1994-1998
- Senior Research Fellow, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, 1990-1994
- Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 1987-1990
Transition and Main Group Metal Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, New Synthetic Methodology, Catalyst Development, Polymers, Chemically-Tailored Surfaces and Interfaces, Molecular and Mesoscopic Self-Assembly, New Nanofabrication Processes.
Synthetic, structural and mechanistic inorganic and organometallic chemistry; molecular and mesoscopic self-assembly processes; chemically modified surface and interfaces.