Harry A. Atwater, Jr.
Howard Hughes Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science; Director, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis
Degrees and Appointments
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1982; M.S., 1983; Ph.D., 1987. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1988-94; Associate Professor, 1994-99; Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science, 1999-2002; Howard Hughes Professor, 2002-. Director of Resnick Sustainability Institute, 2009-15; Director of Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis, 2014-.
Assistant(s) Research Group Matters
Watson Laboratory (95)
256 Watson Laboratory
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Professor Atwater's research focuses on nanophotonics, plasmonics, quantum photonics, photovoltaics and solar energy conversion.
List of Research Areas
nanophotonics, plasmonics, quantum photonics, photovoltaics and solar energy conversion
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