The Governor’s Chair for Nanomaterials Engineering is Ramamoorthy Ramesh, who investigates the development of the next generation of thin film technology used in solar panels and computer memory.
His work advances solar and information storage technology by improving energy transfer while making products thinner.
Ramesh also serves as deputy director for science and technology at ORNL.
In August 2014, Ramesh was one of three UT engineering professors selected for the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014 list by Thomson Reuters news service.
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October 2013 Ramesh Receives 2014 Bardeen Award
July 2013 from the University of California, Berkeley