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Eugene Beh
  • Energy technologies, organic chemistry, and making things work
  • Electrochemical desalination, electrochemical CO2 pumping, and functional materials for 3D-printing
  • Ph.D., Chemistry, Stanford University; A.M., Chemistry, Harvard University; A.B, Chemistry and Physics, Harvard University


Norine Chang


  • surface engineering and analytical chemistry
  • water purification, industrial printing, more
  • M.S., B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University




Sean Garner
Sean Garner
Vice President, Director of Hardware Systems Laboratory

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  • directs physicists, engineers and materials scientists
  • previously Senior Director of Business Strategy and PARC Energy Program Manager
  • Ph.D., Physics, Cornell University; postdoctoral fellow, Harvard University


Jamie Kalb
  • mechanical engineering, computer-aided design, rapid prototyping, and robotics
  • design and fabrication of projects ranging from assembly of microelectronics to novel spray systems 
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Santa Clara University


Elif Karatay
Elif Karatay
Member of Research Staff

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  • Expertise in fluid dynamical problems, transport phenomena and engineering material surfaces to tailor the bulk to interface transport of mass and momentum.
  • Focusing on advanced manufacturing and deposition
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Twente, Netherlands; M.Sc. and B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey 


Peter Kiesel
  • nitride based light emitters, ultra sensitive detection systems
  • flow cytometry for biomedical applications
  • over 60 issued and pending patents and 100 publications


Joerg Martini
  • flow cytometry techniques for point-of-care applications
  • expertise in multiphoton microscopy, human cartilage implants, nuclear protein export, force spectroscopy
  • Ph.D., physics


Michael Recht
  • identifying new applications for biomedical enthalpy array technology
  • expertise in thermodynamics and kinetics of RNA-protein interactions using a variety of biochemical and biophysical techniques
  • B.S. in Biology from the UCLA; Ph.D. in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology U.C. Santa Cruz; postdoctoral work at Stanford University & The Scripps Research Institute


Jerome Unidad
  • expert on polymer physics, rheology and non-newtonian fluids, neutron scattering
  • polymer spray deposition, filament extension atomization, multicomponent droplets
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, Italy; B.Sc., Physics, Materials Science and Engineering, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines