Mildred Dresselhaus Ph.D.

Dresselhaus, Mildred
Position Department / Business Unit
Institute Professor and Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Institution Disciplines
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Physics Engineering
City State / Provence
Cambridge Massachusetts
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(617) 253-6827

Recent research activities in the Dresselhaus group that have attracted wide attention are in the areas of carbon nanotubes, bismuth nanowires and low dimensional thermoelectricty.


Recent honors and awards include:
• Karl T. Compton Medal for Leadership in Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2001
• Medal of Achievement in Carbon Science and Technology, American Cabon Society, 2001
• Honorary Member of the Ioffe Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2000
• National Materials Advancement Award of the Federation of Materials Societies, 2000
• Honorary Doctorate from the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, February 2000
• Nicholson Medal, American Physical Society, March 2000
• Weizmann Institute's Millennial Lifetime Achievement Award, June 2000

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