Experts Guide

Name: Bogdan Dabrowski
Title: Presidential Research Professor
Department: Physics
Office Phone: 815-753-6474
E-mail: bdabrows@niu.edu
Expertise: Dabrowski serves as director of the Laboratory for Materials Design within the Department of Physics. His research integrates chemistry, physics and materials science and involves collaborations with Argonne National Laboratory and 30 other leading institutions in the United States and Europe. He has focused on understanding the crystal chemistry of complex materials, such as copper, manganese and other transition-metal oxides. Specifically, he examines the relationship between a material’s structural and physical properties, including conditions of formation. Dabrowski’s work has applications in electronics, telecommunications, computers, energy storage and transportation and has resulted in two patents on new superconducting materials.
Topics: Physics
Last Updated: 1/16/2008