S. Ismat Shah
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Professor Ismat Shah received his Ph.D. in Materials Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He worked for Dupont Company as a senior research scientist for 12 years before joining the University of Delaware where he currently holds a joint appointment in the Departments of Materials Science and Engineering and Physics and Astronomy. Professor Shah has been involved with research in thin films and nanostructured materials for more than 20 years. He has over 110 publications and 6 patents in the area of thin films and nanostructures. His expertise includes PVD and CVD processes, photocatalysis, electronic materials, magnetic materials, environmental materials, etc. He is the Chair of the Education Committee of the Society of Vacuum Coaters.