Carolyn A. Koh
Chem. & Biological Eng.
3. Advanced characterization (multi-modes) • 4. Scalability and processing of materials • 6. Integration of length scales in materials • 8. Thermal transport • 10. Optoelectronic properties • 12. Theory and simulation of phenomena

General Area(s) of Research: Renewable nano-materials for gas storage and photovoltaics from experiment, theory, and computer simulation

Description of potential projects for CINEMA applicants: Synthesis and multi-scale characterization of group IV clathrate materials for gas storage and photovoltaic applications, Molecular-level simulations of the mechanisms for nucleation and growth of novel group IV clathrate materials, and electronic structure calculations for their photovoltaic applications.