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Harry A. Atwater, Jr.

Howard Hughes Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science; Director, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1982; M.S., 1983; Ph.D., 1987. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1988-94; Associate Professor, 1994-99; Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science, 1999-2002; Howard Hughes Professor, 2002-. Director of Resnick Sustainability Institute, 2009-15; Director of Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis, 2014-.

Tel: 626-395-2197

246 Watson Laboratory MC 128-95 Pasadena, CA 91125

Assistant

Tiffany Kimoto, WAT 256, 626-395-3330


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Research Overview

Professor Atwater's research focuses on electronic and photonic materials and devices, photovoltaics, and materials for micromechanical devices.

List of Research Areas

electronic and photonic materials and devices, photovoltaics, materials for micromechanical devices

Research Centers

The Resnick Institute, The Kavli Nanoscience Institute, Materials on the Brink: Unprecedented Transforming Materials, Light-Material Interactions in Energy Conversion


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Division of Engineering and Applied Science