Emmanuel P. Giannelis is the Walter R. Read Professor of Engineering. In addition to his primary appointment in Materials Science and Engineering, Giannelis is a member of the Fields of Applied and Engineering Physics and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. His research interests includeNanomaterials for Energy, Biomedical, Transportation, Infrastructure, and Environmental Applications. His group is internationally recognized as one of the leading groups in polymer nanocomposites.
Giannelis is a member of several organizations and serves or has served on the editorial boards of Small, Chemistry of Materials and Macromolecules. He has co-organized half a dozen conferences or symposia on Nanocomposites and has delivered more than 400 Invited Talks and Seminars. He is the author or co-author of more than 200 papers and 11 patents. He is a member of several professional organizations and a corresponding member of the European Academy of Sciences. He is a highly cited author in Materials Science (http://www.ISIHighlyCited.com) and he is listed as one of the top 25 cited authors on Nanotechnology by ISI (http://www.esi-topics.com/nano/index.html).