Neil Dasgupta

Neil Dasgupta
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering


GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)

2350 Hayward 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125

(734) 764-9655


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 2011
Ph.D. minor in Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, 2011
M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, 2006
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2005

Research Interests

Renewable energy and energy storage; nanomanufacturing; atomic layer deposition; high-resolution microscopy and spectroscopy of nanomaterials; surface science and catalysis; electrochemistry; nanowires; energy policy and economics

Honors and Awards

CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2018
Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award, SME, 2017
Non-Tenured Faculty Award, 3M, 2017
Young Investigator Award (YIP), Air Force Office of Scientific Research, 2016
Paul H. Holloway Young Investigator Award, American Vacuum Society (AVS), 2016
Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal Award, ASME, 2015
U. S. Dept. of Energy EERE Postdoctoral Research Award (SunShot Fellowship), 2012-2013
Student Award for Best Presentation of Graduate Research in ALD, American Vacuum Society, 2011
Stanford Graduate Fellowship (J. Hewes Crispin and Majorie Holmes Crispin Fellow), 2005-2008

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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