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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.

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

A. Jean-Luc Ayitou (Vice-Chair)
Illinois Institute of Technology
aayitou@​iit.​edu
2019-2022

Diana Berman
Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of North Texas
Diana.​Berman@​unt.​edu
2018-2021

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

Maria Iavarone
Department of Physics, Temple University
iavarone@​temple.​edu
2018-2021

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

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

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

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

Goran Karapetrov (ex officio)
Department of Physics, Drexel University 
goran@​drexel.​edu
2015-2018

Joshua Wood (ex officio)
Dynatrace, Inc.
josh.​wood@​dynatrace.​com
2017-2020

Past Chairs

  • 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

  • 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