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Center for Nanoscale Materials

CNM User Executive Committee

The Center for Nanoscale Materials’ (CNM) User Executive Committee (UEC) serves as an advocacy group for the CNM and its user community, provides advice to the CNM Director on matters affecting the user community, and ensures good communication between the CNM user community and CNM leadership. The CNM-UEC is also responsible for organizing the scientific content of the annual joint Advanced Photon Source (APS)/CNM Users Meeting.

A. Jean-Luc Ayitou (Chair)
University of Illinois Chicago
aayitou@​uic.​edu
2019-2022

Badri Narayanan (Vice-Chair)
Mechanical Engineering, University of Louisville
badri.​narayanan@​louisville.​edu
2020-2023

Sophie Canton
XFEL Germany
sophie.​canton@​xfel.​eu
2021-2024

Chad Husko
Iris Light Technologies
chusko@​irislighttech.​com
2019-2022

Tobias Kipp
Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Hamburg
Tobias.​Kipp@​chemie.​uni-​hamburg.​de
2020-2023

Karen Mulfort
Argonne National Laboratory
mulfort@​anl.​gov
2021-2024

Matthew G. Panthani
Iowa State University
panthani@​iastate3.​edu
2020-2023

Kamal Soni
Corning, Incorporated
sonikk@​corning.​com
2021-2024

Jie Joyce” Wang
Thorlabs Quantum Electronics
jwang5@​thorlabs.​com 
2019-2022

Jacqueline Cole (ex officio)
Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge
jmc61 @cam.ac.uk
2018-2021

Past Chairs

  • Jacqueline Cole, University of Cambridge, 2018-2021
  • Joshua Wood, Dynatrace, Inc., 2017-2020
  • James Rondinelli, Northwestern University, 2016-2019
  • Goran Karapetrov, Drexel University, 2015-2018
  • Yasuo Ito, Northern Illinois University, 20142017
  • Steve Smith, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology 20132016
  • Seungbum Hong, Argonne National Laboratory, 20122015
  • Steven May, Drexel University, 20112014
  • John Freeland, Argonne National Laboratory, 20092013
  • Greg Wurtz, King’s College London, 20082012
  • Dillon Fong, Argonne National Laboratory, 20072011
  • Paul Evans, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 20062009

Past Members

  • Diana Berman, University of North Texas, 2018-2021
  • Maria Iavarone, Temple University, 2018-2021
  • Renaud Bachelot, University of Technology of Troyes, France, 2017-2020
  • Xuemei Cheng, Department of Physics, Bryn Mawr College, 2017-2020
  • Zhili Xiao, Department of Physics, Northern Illinois University & Argonne National Laboratory, 2016-2019
  • Olga Makarova, Creatv MicroTech, Inc., 2016-2019
  • Stephan Hruszkewycz, Argonne National Laboratory, 2015-2018
  • CD Phatak, Argonne National Laboratory, 2015-2018
  • Mitra Taheri, Drexel University, 20142017
  • Lin Wang, Center for High Pressure Science & Technology Advanced Research, 20142017
  • Matthew Grayson, Northwestern University, 20132016
  • Axel Hoffmann, Argonne National Laboratory, 20132016
  • Carmen Lilley, University of Illinois at Chicago, 20122015
  • Conal Murray, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, 20112014
  • Kristen Buchanan, Colorado State University, 20092013
  • Yi Ji, University of Delaware, 20082012
  • Teri Odom, Northwestern University, 20072011
  • Mike Moldovan, ADT, Inc., 20062009
  • Gayle Woloschak, Northwestern University, 20062009
  • Vitali Metlushko, University of Illinois at Chicago, 20062008