Educational Advisory Committee (EAC)

Advises MRSEC Executive Committee on matters of education, outreach, and diversity.

Stacey Brydges

Chair, E&O Director, UC San Diego MRSEC
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
UC San Diego
Biography

Prabhakar R. Bandaru

Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UC San Diego
Director, Materials Science Program, UC San Diego
Biography

Louise Grober

Kris Mooney

Education Director
Fleet Science Center
Biography

Tod Pascal

IRG1 Co-Lead
Assistant Professor, Nanoengineering
UC San Diego
Biography

Mardestinee Perez

Director, Faculty Development & Diversity
Office for Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion
UC San Diego
Biography

Nicole Steinmetz

IRG2 Co-Lead
Professor, Nanoengineering
UC San Diego
Biography

Susan Yonezawa

Associate Director
Center for Research on Educational Equity, Assessment, & Teaching Excellence, UC San Diego
Biography

Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC)

Sailor, Michael

Chair, Director, UC San Diego MRSEC
Distinguished Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry, UC San Diego
Biography

Ethan Crumlin

Staff Scientist
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Biography

Susan Habas

Scientist
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Biography

Yu-Hwa Lo

Director, San Diego Nanotechnology Infrastructure
William SC Chang Professor, ECE, UC San Diego
Biography

Karen McDonald

Professor, Chemical Engineering
UC Davis
Biography

Valeria Molinero

Distinguished Professor
Physical & Materials Chemistry
University of Utah
Biography

Alshakim Nelson

Associate Professor, Chemistry
University of Washington
Biography

Alejandro Strachan

Professor, Materials Engineering
Purdue University
Biography

Tony Van Buuren

Deputy Associate Director, Science & Technology
Physical & Life Sciences Directorate
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Biography

Ed Yu

Director, Center for Dynamics and Control of Materials, UT-Austin (NSF MRSEC)
Professor, ECE, Purdue University
Biography

Stefan Zauscher

Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Duke University
Biography

Technology Advisory Committee (TAC)

Shirley Meng

Chair, Facilities & External Relations Director
Biography

Shu Chien

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Bioengineering
Founding Director, Institute of Engineering in Medicine
Biography

Bernd Fruhberger

Nano3 Technical Director/SDNI Associate Director
UC San Diego
Biography

James S. Ha

Principal Scientist
Batelle

Dexter Johnson

Head of Direct Sales
Farmers Insurance Group
Biography

Rosy Lee

Vice President and General Manager, Materials Science Business Unit
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Biography

Jason Rolland

Senior Vice President, Materials
Carbon Inc
Biography

Elizabeth Wu

Manager, Venture Investments, Consumer & Pharm Sectors
Johnson & Johnson
Biography