Brookhaven National Laboratory
James A. Misewich is an Associate Laboratory Director at Brookhaven National Laboratory for the Basic Energy Sciences (BES) Directorate where he is responsible for the Chemistry department, the Condensed Matter Physics/Materials Science department, and the Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN).
The BES research portfolio is focused on materials for energy applications in four research areas: catalysis and nanocatalysis, correlated electron materials including high temperature superconductors, energy storage materials, and materials for solar energy conversion.
Prior to Brookhaven, he worked for twenty years in the Physical Sciences department at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights.
He received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1983, and is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and a Fellow of the Optical Society of America, and was elected a Member-at-large of the Group on Energy Research and Applications (GERA) in the American Physical Society.
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