Advanced Photon Source

An Office of Science National User Facility

APS User Mark Hersam of Northwestern University Named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow


Mark C. HersamProfessor Mark C. Hersam, a Northwestern University materials engineer and member of the DuPont-Northwestern-Dow Collaborative Access Team (DND-CAT) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Photon Source has been named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow.

Hersam, according to a Northwestern University on-line article, “teaches the innovators of tomorrow and works across scientific boundaries to create new materials for use in electronics, solar cells and batteries.” Hersam is a co-author on many journal articles based on research carried out at the DND-CAT and at several X-ray Science Division beamlines at the Argonne Advanced Photon Source, as well as at the Argonne Center for Nanoscale Materials.

Read the entire Northwestern University article by Emily Conover here.

Published Date: