Yury Gogotsi Ph.D.
Dr. Gogotsi's research in Drexel University's Nanomaterials Group (NMG) is focused on the fundamental and applied aspects of synthesis and characterization of carbon nanomaterials (nanotubes, nanodiamond and nanoporous carbons), ceramic nanoparticles (whiskers, nanowires, etc) and composites.Dr. Gogotsi is Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Associate Dean of Drexel's College of Engineering for Special Projects.
NMG develops and studies new nanomaterials and works closely with industry with the goal to significantly decrease the time from discovery to commercial application of new materials.
NMG's Research Interests include:
EducationD.Sc. Materials Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Ukraine, 1995
Career HighlightsDrexel University
02/2003 – present Director, A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute
12/2002 – present Associate Dean of the College of Engineering
09/2002 – 9/2006 Professor of Chemistry (courtesy appointment)
11/2001 – present Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics (courtesy appointment)
08/2000 – present Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Awards2006 Nano 50 Award from NASA Technology Briefs
2005 Fellow, American Ceramic Society
2005 Drexel University College of Engineering Outstanding Research Award
2004 Academician, World Academy of Ceramics
2003 R&D 100 Award from R&D Magazine
2003, 2005 Roland Snow Award from the American Ceramic Society
2003, 2004 Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2002 S. Somiya Award from the International Union of Materials Research Societies
2002 G.C. Kuczynski Prize from the International Institute for the Science of Sintering
2002 Full Member, International Institute for the Science of Sintering
2002 Research Achievement Award from Drexel University
2002 Who’s Who in Engineering Education, Who’s Who in the World
2002-2004 106 Club of Drexel University (more than $1M external funding per year)
2001 Winner of the Collegiate Inventors Competition
2001-2006 Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in the World
BooksHe has authored 2 books, co-authored 12 books, including Carbon Nanomaterials CRC Press (2006)
Important ArticlesHe has written more than 180 papers in peer-reviewed journals including 3 papers in Nature and 2 papers in Science, and approximately 90 papers in conference proceedings.
He has more than 30 patents filed – 9 of them licensed to industry.
And has delivered some 50 invited lectures and seminars in the last 5 years.
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