The department is very pleased to announce that Jacob Robinson and
Isabell Thomann will be joining the department after July 2012.
Jacob Robinson received his PhD from Cornell in Applied and
Engineering Physics. He will be joining us after completing his postdoc
at Harvard University. His research
interests include utilizing nanotechnology to interface with networks
of neurons and study their spatiotemporal dynamics.
Isabell Thomann received PhD in Physics from the University of Colorado
at Boulder. Her research interests include energy, photocatalysis,
ultrafast spectroscopy and nanophotonics. Isabell joins us after
finishing her postdoc at Stanford University.
Welcome to Rice, Jacob and Isabell!