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Michael L. Roukes

Frank J. Roshek Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering
Contact information for Michael L. Roukes
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Mail Code: MC 149-33
Phone: 626-395-2916
B.A., University of California (Santa Cruz), 1978; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1985. Associate Professor, Caltech, 1992-96; Professor of Physics, 1996-2002; Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering, 2002-11; Abbey Professor, 2011-17; Roshek Professor, 2018-; Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, 2004-06; Co-Director, 2008-2013.

Research Interests

Nanobiotechnology; Nanotechnology; Nanoscale Physics; Nanoscale and Molecular Mechanics

Research Overview

Professor Roukes's research focuses on nanobiotechnology, nanotechnology, nanoscale physics, nanoscale and molecular mechanics.

Research Centers

The Kavli Nanoscience Institute; Center for the Physics of Information


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