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Oskar J. Painter
Co-Director
Nai-Chang Yeh
Co-Director

Harry A. Atwater, Jr.
Julia R. Greer
James R. Heath
Nathan S. Lewis
Michael Roukes
Axel Scherer
Keith Schwab
Kerry J. Vahala

 

Faculty

The KNI is catalyzing cross-disciplinary collaborative efforts in nanoscience. Among faculty currently involved are:

Oskar J. PainteOskar J. Painter Co-Director
Professor of Applied Physics
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Nai-Chang YehNai-Chang Yeh Co-Director
Professor of Physics; Fletcher Jones Co-Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute
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Harry A. Atwater, Jr.Harry A. Atwater, Jr.
Howard Hughes Professor and Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science
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Hyuck ChooHyuck Choo
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering Engineering and Applied Science
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James P. EisensteinJames P. Eisenstein
Professor of Physics
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Michael ElowitzMichael Elowitz
Professor of Biology and Applied Physics; Bren Scholar
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Andrei FaroanAndrei Faraon
Assistant Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science
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Morteza GharibMorteza Gharib
Hans W. Liepmann Professor of Aeronautics and Professor of Bioinspired Engineering
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Julia R. GreerJulia R. Greer
Professor of Materials Science and Mechanics
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James R. HeathJames R. Heath
Elizabeth W. Gilloon Professor of Chemistry
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H. Jeff KimbleH. Jeff Kimble
William L. Valentine Professor and Professor of Physics
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Joseph L. KirschvinkJoseph L. Kirschvink
Nico and Marilyn Van Wingen Professor of Geobiology
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Nathan S. LewisNathan S. Lewis
George L. Argyros Professor and Professor of Chemistry
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Austin J. MinnichAustin J. Minnich
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Physics
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Rob PhillipsRob Phillips
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Physics
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Niles A. PierceNiles A. Pierce
Professor of Applied & Computational Mathematics and Bioengineering
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Paul W. RothemundPaul W. Rothemund
Senior Research Associate in Bioengineering, Computer Science, and Computation and Neural Systems
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Michael L. RoukesMichael L. Roukes
Robert M. Abbey Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering
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Axel SchererAxel Scherer
Bernard A. Neches Professor of Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, and Physics
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Keith C. SchwabKeith C. Schwab
Professor of Applied Physics; Fletcher Jones Co-Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute
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Thanos SiapasThanos Siapas
Professor of Computation and Neural Systems; Bren Scholar
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Edward C. StoneEdward C. Stone
David Morrisroe Professor of Physics; Vice Provost for Special Projects
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Yu-Chong TaiYu-Chong Tai
Anna L. Rosen Professor of Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering; Executive Officer for Medical Engineering
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Kerry J. VahalaKerry J. Vahala
Ted and Ginger Jenkins Professor of Information Science and Technology and Professor of Applied Physics, Executive Officer Applied Physics and Materials Science department
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Erik WinfreeErik Winfree
Professor of Computer Science and Computation and Neural Systems
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Changhuei YangChanghuei Yang
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering
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Amnon YarivAmnon Yariv
Martin and Eileen Summerfield Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Electrical Engineering
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imageAhmed H. Zewail
Linus Pauling Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Physics
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