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Alán Aspuru-Guzik Theoretical Chemist, Quantum Information Scientist


Invited Member of the World Economic Forum?s Global Future Council on Advanced Materials, 2016-2018.

Member of Defense Science Study Group , 2016-2017.

Per-Olov Löwdin Lecturer, Uppsala University, 2016.

National Science Foundation Distinguished Lecture Series in Mathematical and Physical Sciences Lecturer, 2016 .

National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellow, Department of Defense, 2015.

Korea Advanced Institute of Technology EEWS Distinguished Lecturer, 2015.

Member of Origins of Life Initiative, Harvard University, 2015.

Relevant Publications

Relevant Publications T. Blaskovits et al., "A Study of the Degree of Fluorination in Regioregular Poly(3-hexylthiophene)," Macromolecules. 50 (2016):162-174.

G.Giri et al., "Tuning charge transport in solution-sheared organic semiconductors using lattice strain," Nature, vol 480, issue 7378, pp. 504–508, 2011.



Senior Fellow Bio-inspired Solar Energy


Harvard UniversityDepartment of Chemistry and Chemical Biology


BSc Chemistry Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México - UNAM

PhD Physical Chemistry University of California, Berkeley


United States

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