Roger French

F. Alex Nason Professor of Materials Science

Office: 502 White Bldg.


Research Interests

Optical Materials and Elements

--Materials for Semiconductor Lithography

--Materials and Optical Elements for Photovoltaics

Optical Properties and Electronic Structure of Materials

--Ceramics, Optical Materials, Polymers and Molecular Materials

--Computational Optics of Complex Microstructures & Particulate Dispersions

--Electronic Structure of Interfaces and Surfaces

Electrodynamic van der Waals-London Dispersion Interactions

--London Dispersion Forces and Full Spectral Hamaker Constants of Surfaces and Interfaces

--Optically Anisotropic Cylinders: Carbon Nanotubes

--Long Range Interactions and Nanoscale Assembly