- Adj. Professor Ohio University
- Dr.rer.nat., RWTH Aachen University
- Pinnacle of Education Award 2015
- Strategic Laboratory Leadership Program 2013
- DOE Early Career Award 2012
- R&D 100 Award 2009
- Research focuses on the combination of synchrotron radiation with scanning tunneling microscopy and scientific applications of high-resolution X-ray microscopy.
- Atomic and molecular systems on surfaces.