Stanford Experts

Arun Majumdar

Title:
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and of Photon Science; Co-Director of Precourt Institute for Energy

Email:
[email protected]

Phone:
(650) 725-4016

Website:
https://profiles.stanford.edu/arun-majumdar

Description

Arun Majumdar is the Jay Precourt Professor at Stanford University, a faculty member of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and co-director of the Precourt Institute for Energy. His research in the past has involved the science and engineering of nanoscale materials and devices, especially in the areas of energy conversion, transport and storage as well as biomolecular analysis. His current research focuses on using electrochemical reactions for thermal energy conversion, thermochemical water splitting reactions to produce carbon-free hydrogen, understanding the limits of heat transport in nanostructured materials and a new effort to re-engineer the electricity grid.