Benjamin H. Wunsch  Benjamin H. Wunsch photo         

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Surface Chemist
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  Materials Research Society (MRS)


Materials scientist by training, has worked in self-assembled monolayer protected metal core nanocrystal synthesis, organic catalysis on nanocrystals, organic semiconductor morphology, aerogel formulation and synthesis, and now colloid manipulation using nanostructured silicon for biotechnology applications.  Main role is as an experimentalist in testing and developing nanofluidics as well as the surface chemistry of nanostructured silicon for compatibility with biomolecules.  Interests in self-assembly chemistry, photovoltaics, colloid synthesis and material discovery automation.