Brief CV


Yale University, Ph.D., Physics (1984)

Yale University, B.S., Physics (1978)


Professor, Physics, University of California Santa Cruz (5/09-present)

Dean, Baskin School of Engineering, University of California Santa Cruz (5/09-6/14)

Consulting Member of Staff, LGS Innovations, Alcatel Lucent (5/08-4/09)

Director, Condensed Matter and Device Physics Research Departments, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Alcatel-Lucent (10/03-4/08)

Adjunct Professor, Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics, Columbia University (10/03-12/10)

Group Leader, Materials Integration Science Lab, Condensed Matter and Thermal Physics Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory (1/01-9/03)                                               

Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies (99-00)  

Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, AT&T and Lucent Technologies (86-99)       

Postdoctoral Member of Technical Staff, Bell Laboratories, AT&T (84-86) 


James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials, 2011

Advisory Panels/Committees

APS Council

Executive Committee of the APS Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Solid State Sciences Committee of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences