Science & Technology Experts

Experts are listed alphabetically.


Erdem Karatekin Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology and of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Exocytosis, membrane fusion, neurotransmitter release

Jaehong Kim Ph.D.
  • Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering
  • Department Chair of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Water treatment, disinfection, photocatalysis, energy and water, nanotechnology

Gregory Laughlin Ph.D.

Professor of Astronomy


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Exoplanets, solar and stellar astrophysics

Daeyeol Lee Ph.D.

Professor Adjunct in Neuroscience


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Neuroscience, data analysis, artificial intelligence, reinforcement learning, decision making

Maureen Long Ph.D.

Professor of Geology and Geophysics


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Seismology, earthquakes, mantle dynamics

Elizabeth Morse Luoma Ph.D.

Assistant Director, Faculty Teaching Initiatives

Priyamvada Natarajan Ph.D.

Professor of Astronomy and Physics


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Dark matter, black holes, gravitational lensing, galaxy formation

Corey S. O'Hern Ph.D. Corey S. O'Hern Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Physics, Applied Physics


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Computer simulations, protein design, granular materials, sand and powders, biological physics, jamming and glass transitions, molecular dynamics

Desirée Plata Ph.D. Desirée Plata Ph.D.

John J. Lee Assistant Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering


Field & Expertise

Science & Technology

Industrially-important materials and chemicals, environmentally sustainable innovation, nanomaterials for energy storage, water treatment

Krystal Pollitt Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Environmental Health Sciences)
  • Assistant Professor in Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Field & Expertise

Health & Medicine, Science & Technology

Environmental Exposure; Mass Spectrometry; COVID-19; Environmental Health