This event will feature a number of undergraduate summer research programs which place students with mentors at the CUNY ASRC and other local institutions. Many programs offer stipends and other support packages. Participating programs include: CUNY Summer Undergraduate Program (CSURP) Materials Research Center Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (MRSEC REU) and Nano-NY Research Experience for Undergraduates program in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biodesign (B3-REU) CREST Center for Interface Design and Engineered Assembly of Low Dimensional […]
Three faculty members at The Graduate Center, CUNY were named Highly Cited Researchers, according to the Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list from the Web of Science Group, including Matthew Sfeir, professor of physics at The Graduate Center and a faculty member in the Photonics Initiative at the CUNY ASRC.
Associate Professor, Physics / ASRC Photonics Initiative
Ph.D., Columbia University
Sfeir will join The Graduate Center in January from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory. As part of the laboratory’s Center for Functional Nanomaterials, his work focuses on enabling technologies for next-generation optoelectronic devices. He has received numerous awards for his work in photophysics, and in 2018 was named an “Inventor of the Year” by the global science and technology organization Battelle. He has served on several committees and advisory boards, including the executive committee for the Energy Subdivision of the American Chemical Society Division of Physical Chemistry; co-authored more than 80 journal articles; and secured five patents.