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Nai-Chang Yeh
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Keith Schwab
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Julia R. Greer
James R. Heath
Nathan S. Lewis
Oskar J. Painter
Michael L. Roukes
Axel Scherer
Kerry J. Vahala

 

image Nathan S. Lewis
George L. Argyros Professor and Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Caltech, 1977; M.S., 1977; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981.

phone: 626.395.6335
location: 210 Noyes Laboratory
mail code: 127-72

Research Group |

Surface Modification, Electronic Nose, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Nanoscale Heterostructures, Semiconductor Photoelectrochemistry, Nanocrystalline TiO2

Lewis's research interests include light-induced electron transfer reactions, both at surfaces and in transition metal complexes, surface chemistry and photochemistry of semiconductor/liquid interfaces, novel uses of conducting organic polymers and polymer/conductor composites, and development of sensor arrays that use pattern recognition algorithms to identify odorants, mimicking the mammalian olfaction process.

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The KNI is located in Steele Laboratory
kni@caltech.edu | 626.395.1547
1200 East California Boulevard, 107-81, Pasadena, CA USA 91125
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