Principal Investigators

Glenn Fredrickson
Director, MC-CAM

Glenn Fredrickson obtained his Ph.D. at Stanford University in 1984 and subsequently joined AT&T Bell Laboratories, where he was named Distinguished Member of the...

Christopher M. Bates earned a B.S. degree in Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 2007 and received a Ph.D. from The University of Texas at Austin in 2013...

Gui Bazan

Guillermo Bazan received his Ph.D. from MIT in Inorganic Chemistry in 1991. After a postdoctoral appointment at Caltech, he joined the Chemistry Department at the...

Michael Chabinyc

Michael Chabinyc obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Stanford University (1999) where he studied gas-phase ion-molecule reactions using ion cyclotron resonance...

Brad Chmelka received his Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley in 1990 under the supervision of Profs. Clayton Radke and Eugene...

Professor Craig J. Hawker, FRS is Clarke Professor and holds the Alan and Ruth Heeger Chair of Interdisciplinary Science at UCSB where he directs the California...

Alan Heeger

Alan Heeger obtained his Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1961 and was a member of the Physics Department at the University of Pennsylvania from 1962-82...

Matt Helgeson

Matt Helgeson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at UCSB. He received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University,...

Jacob Israelachvili

Jacob Israelachvili received his Ph.D. in Experimental Physics from the University of Cambridge (UK) in 1972 and joined UCSB in 1986. He has developed experimental...

Thuc-Quyen Nguyen

Thuc-Quyen Nguyen received her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Physical Chemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1997, 1998, and 2001, respectively....

Rachel Segalman

Rachel Segalman received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1998 and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from UCSB in 2002.  ...

Ram Seshadri

Ram Seshadri received his PhD from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 1995. After post-doctoral appointments at the Laboratoire CRISMAT, in Caen, France, and...

Galen Stucky

Galen Stucky received his Ph.D. in 1962 from Iowa State University. After postdoctoral study at MIT, he held positions at the University of Illinois, Sandia National...

Fred Wudl

Fred Wudl received a B.S. (1964) and a Ph.D. (1967) degree from UCLA where his dissertation work was done with Professor Donald J. Cram. After postdoctoral research with R...