George Chan is currently a Project Chemist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Prior to joining LBNL in 2012, he was an Assistant Scientist on the research faculty in the Department of Chemistry at Indiana University. He received a Ph.D. degree in Analytical Chemistry under the mentorship of Prof. Gary Hieftje at Indiana University in 2007.
He has over 50 scientific publications and holds one patent. His research interests lie in analytical chemical measurement and instrumentation, with emphasis on the use, characterization and understanding the basic fundamental processes, and further development and improvement of various plasma-based spectroscopies in modern multidisciplinary research.
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