Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science - Applied Physics

Faculty

Michael L. Roukes

Michael L. Roukes

Frank J. Roshek Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering

Degrees and Appointments

B.A., University of California (Santa Cruz), 1978; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1985. Associate Professor, Caltech, 1992-96; Professor of Physics, 1996-2002; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering, 2002-11; Abbey Professor, 2011-17; Roshek Professor, 2018-; Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, 2004-06; Co-Director, 2008-2013.


Assistant(s)

Research Group Matters
Cherie Capri
127 Bridge Annex
(626) 395-2933
ccapri@caltech.edu

Research Group Website Personal Website

Research Overview

Professor Roukes's research focuses on nanobiotechnology, nanotechnology, nanoscale physics, nanoscale and molecular mechanics.

List of Research Areas

nanobiotechnology, nanotechnology, nanoscale physics, nanoscale and molecular mechanics

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