Christopher B. Murray
Richard Perry University Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science
University of Pennsylvania
1988, BSc, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Rotary International Fellow, University of Auckland; 1995, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, for work on synthesis and characterization of semiconductor quantum dots. 1995-2006, Scientist and Manager, IBM Research, led Nanoscale Materials and Devices effort; with University of Pennsylvania, research focuses on preparation, characterization and integration of nanomaterials, application of nanotechnology and materials design to issues that impact energy, health and environmental sciences; pioneer in synthesis, characterization and integration of nanostructured materials. Chairman, Global Council on Emerging Technologies. Author of scholarly articles and over 25 patents.