Mark Reed Ph.D.

Reed, Mark
Position Department / Business Unit
Department of Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics
Institution Disciplines
Yale University Physics
City State / Provence
New Haven Connecticut
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Prof. Mark A. Reed received his Ph.D. in Physics from Syracuse University in 1983, after which he joined Texas Instruments where he co-founded the Nanoelectronics research program.

In 1990 Mark left TI to join the faculty at Yale University where he presently holds a joint appointment as Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics departments, and is the Harold Hodgkinson Chair of Engineering and Applied Science. His research activities have included the investigation of electronic transport in nanoscale and mesoscopic systems, artificially structured materials and devices, and molecular scale electronic transport. Mark is the author of more than 160 professional publications and 6 books, has given 15 plenary and over 250 invited talks, and holds 24 U.S. and foreign patents on quantum effect, heterojunction, and molecular devices. He has been elected to the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering and Who's Who in the World.


Ph.D. in Physics from Syracuse University in 1983


His awards include; Fortune Magazine “Most Promising Young Scientist” (1990), the Kilby Young Innovator Award (1994), the DARPA ULTRA Most Significant Acheivement Award (1997), the Syracuse University Distinguished Alumni award (2000), the Fujitsu ISCS Quantum Device Award (2001), the Yale Science and Engineering Association Award for Advancement of Basic and Applied Science (2002), and in 2003 was elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society.

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