Materials Chemistry


Faculty

Dr. Russell Chianelli - Materials science as applied to petroleum catalysis, fuel cell electrodes, organic/inorganic complex materials and biofuels.  
Dr. Carl Dirk - Optical Materials with special emphasis on nonlinear optics, reverse saturable absorption, dye chemistry, plastic optical fibers, dielectric filter manufacture, color theory, computational chemistry & Museum lighting.
Dr. Keith Pannell - The synthesis and evaluation of metal containing polymers; conductivity, sensors etc.
Dr. Geoffrey Saupe - Chemistry of new materials, practical photocatalysts, and new nanometer film analytical tools.