Name: James De Yoreo
Affiliation: Director of LLNL Biosecurity and Nanoscience Laboratory Chemical Biology and Nuclear Science Division
Research Interests: Biomineralization, scanned probe nano-lithography, templated nucleation, physics of crystal surfaces in solutions, thermodynamics and kinetics of macromolecular assembly and crystallization, biodetection, physics and chemistry of crystalline defects
E-mail: deyoreo1@llnl.gov
Web Site: http://www-cms.llnl.gov/bios/yoreobio.html

Name: Louise Kellogg
Affiliation: Department of Geology, University of California, Davis
Research Interests: Dynamics of the solid Earth, focusing on two areas: understanding how convection in the Earth’s mantle operates and drives geologic processes, and understanding the forces causing earthquakes
E-mail: kellogg@geology.ucdavis.edu
Web Site: http://www.geology.ucdavis.edu/faculty/kellogg.html

Name: Ian M. Kennedy
Affiliation: Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Department, University of California, Davis
Research Interests: Nanotechnology, nanoparticle synthesis, biosensors, aerosol formation, health effects of aerosols
E-mail: imkennedy@ucdavis.edu
Web Site: http://mae.ucdavis.edu/faculty/kennedy/

Name: Gang-yu Liu
Affiliation: Chemistry Department, University of California, Davis
Research Interests: Nanoscience and Engineering, Polyvalent Biochemical Interactions, Scanning Probe Microscopy
E-mail: liu@chem.ucdavis.edu
Web Site: http://www-chem.ucdavis.edu/people/liu.shtml

Name: Warren E. Pickett
Affiliation: Physics Department, University of California, Davis
Research Interests: Materials including magnetic materials that become superconducting, ferroelectric insulators that become ferromagnetic, and more generally novel magnetic and superconducting compounds that are of interest to both condensed matter physicists, solid state chemists, and materials scientists
E-mail: pickett@physics.ucdavis.edu
Web Site: http://yclept.ucdavis.edu/wep.html

Name: Sabyasachi Sen
Affiliation: Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Department, University of California, Davis
Research Interests: NMR, EPR, vibrational and EXAFS spectroscopic study of structure and dynamics in glasses and glass-forming liquids, nanocrystalline glass-ceramics, quantum dots, molecular dynamics simulation of structure and dynamics in crystals and liquids
E-mail: sbsen@ucdavis.edu
Web Site: http://www.chms.ucdavis.edu/faculty/sen.php

Name: Ram Seshadri
Affiliation: Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara
Research Interests: Synthesis and characterization of extended inorganic materials
E-mail: seshadri@mrl.ucsb.edu
Web Site: http://www.mrl.ucsb.edu/~seshadri

Name: Sarah Tolbert
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UCLA
Research Interests: The study of how non-equilibrium (or kinetic) effects control the observable structures of solids
E-mail: tolbert@chem.ucla.edu
Web Site: http://www.chem.ucla.edu/dept/Faculty/tolbert/