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Antoine Allanore Associate Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Robert C. Armstrong Director

MIT Energy Initiative

Karl Berggren Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Daniel Blankschtein Professor

Chemical Engineering

Richard Braatz Professor

Chemical Engineering

Tamara Broderick Associate Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Fikile Brushett Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering

Jianshu Cao Professor

Chemistry

Sylvia Ceyer Professor

Chemistry

Joseph Checkelsky Associate Professor

Physics

Robert Cohen Professor

Chemical Engineering

Charles Cooney Professor

Chemical Engineering

David Darmofal Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Erik Demaine Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Laurent Demanet Professor

Mathematics

Gerald Fink Professor

Biology

Dennis Frenchman Professor

Urban Studies & Planning

Nuh Gedik Professor

Physics

Ahmed Ghoniem Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Rafael Gomez-Bombarelli Assistant Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Naga Srujana Goteti Postdoctoral Associate

MIT Energy Initiative

Stefanie Jegelka Associate Professor

Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence; Electrical Engineering & Computer Science; Institute for Data, Systems, and Society

Klavs Jensen Professor

Chemical Engineering

Jeremiah Johnson Associate Professor

Chemistry

Ruben Juanes Associate Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Randolph Kirchain Principal Research Scientist

Materials Research Laboratory

Heather Kulik Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering

Karthish Manthiram Professor

Chemical Engineering

Youssef Marzouk Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Tomás Palacios Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Giuseppe Romano Research Scientist

Institute for Soldier Nanotechnology

Caroline Ross Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Gregory Rutledge Professor

Chemical Engineering

Donald Sadoway Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Gabriela Schlau-Cohen Associate Professor

Chemistry

Zachary Smith Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering

Zoltan Spakovszky Professor

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Yogesh Surendranath Associate Professor

Chemistry

Cemal Tasan Associate Professor

Materials Science and Engineering

Troy Van Voorhis Professor

Chemistry

Kalyan Veeramachaneni Principal Research Scientist

Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems

Nicholas Xuanlai Fang Professor

Mechanical Engineering