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
Nancy Roth-Rappard
301 Cahill Astrophysics
(626) 395-6608
nrappard@caltech.edu

Research Group Matters
Tracy Mikuriya
303 East Bridge (33E)
(626) 395-8579
tmikuriy@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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