Miquel Salmeron

Miquel Salmeron

Title
Adjunct Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Department
Dept of Materials Science and Engineering
Phone
(510) 486-6230
Fax
(510) 486-4995
Research Expertise and Interest
molecules, lasers, atoms, materials science and engineering, matter, scanning, tunneling, atomic force microscopies, x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Research Description

Salmeron's research is centered on understanding the atomic level origin of the mechanical, physical and chemical properties of matter in small dimensions (surfaces, films, clusters of atoms or single atoms and molecules), using techniques such as Scanning Tunneling and Atomic Force Microscopies, X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Lasers.

In the News

March 20, 2012

Better organic electronics

At Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry, scientists have provided the first experimental determination of the pathways by which electrical charge is transported from molecule-to-molecule in an organic thin film.