Argonne National Laboratory

Supratik Guha

Senior Science Advisor to the Director & Director, Nanoscience and Technology Division

Supratik Guha is the Senior Science Advisor at Argonne National Laboratory. In this role, he will lead preparation of the Annual Lab Plan and oversee the Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) program.

Dr. Guha will continue to serve as Director of the Center for Nanoscale Materials (CNM) and the Nanoscience and Technology (NST) Division.

He is also Professor at the Institute for Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago. Dr. Guha leads Argonne's discovery science initiatives in nanoscale materials for energy, sensing, and information processing; and their translation into applications.

Dr. Guha came to Argonne in 2015 after spending 20 years at IBM Research. He pioneered the materials research that lead IBM's high-dielectric-constant metal gate transistor, one of the most significant developments in silicon microelectronics technology.

Dr. Guha is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the Materials Research Society and the American Physical Society. He received his PhD in Materials Science from the University of Southern California, and a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur.