Science & Technology Experts

Experts are listed alphabetically.


Grace Kao Ph.D.

IBM Professor of Sociology; Chair, Department of Sociology; Faculty Director; Education Studies; Director, Center for Empirical Research on Stratification and Inequality


Field & Expertise

Arts & Humanities, Science & Technology

Grace Kao studies race, ethnicity, and immigration as they collectively relate to education and relationships among young people. She also has interests in the effects of migration on young people and has written papers on these topics in Mexico, China, and Spain. Currently, she is one of a team of researchers (led by Hyunjoon Park) that is examining the transition to adulthood among Korean Millennials.


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
Yale Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning
Rm. 122, 301 York St.

 


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