Nanocentre Staff

Director of York JEOL Nanocentre

Dr Steve Tear FRMS, MInstP, CPhys

Studies of surface and interface atomic structures of materials; low-energy electron interactions with material surfaces in microscopy and spectroscopy. Low-voltage SEM, STM and AFM.

 

Director of Electron Microscopy

Dr Valdo Lazarov

AC-(e)STEM/TEM. Atomic level structural and spectroscopic characterisation of nanomaterials. Growth and modelling of thin films and heterostructures for spintronic and electronic applications.

 

Research Staff

Dr Leonardo Lari  Research Officer: AC-(e)TEM/STEM

Dr Jon Barnard Experimental Officer: TEM/SEM/AFM/FIB

 

EPSRC SuperSTEM senior research fellow/lecturer

Dr Demie Kepaptsoglou 

Areas of expertise: Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy; Materials Science; Thermoelectrics; Functional ceramics; Graphene and 2D materials.

SuperSTEM

 

Other resident staff

Professor Dame Pratibha Gai DBE, FREng, FRS 
(JEOL Founding Professor of Electron Microscopy and founding Co-Director of Nanocentre (2005-2016), Departments of Chemistry and Physics) - Catalysis, in-situ electron microscopy instrumentation and methods, bioenergy, fuel cells, emission control, healthcare.

Professor Edward D Boyes FRMS, FInstP
(Founding Co-Director of Nanocentre, Physics and Electronics) - Analytical instrumentation, method development, auto-exhaust emission control and nanoparticle physics

 

CASE Students (ESTEM)

Mr David Lloyd
PhD Student

Chair of Nanocentre Users' Forum

To be elected

Staff associated with the Nanocentre

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Dr Steve Tear

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Dr Vlado Lazarov

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Dr Leonardo Lari 

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Dr Jon Barnard

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Dr Demie Kepaptsoglou

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Prof. Dame Pratibha Gai FRS

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Prof. Edward Boyes