A.T. Charlie Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor of Physics &Astronomy, Secondary Appointments in Electrical and Systems Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering Member of the Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter and the Institute of Medicine and Engineering
Charlie Johnson received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1990. His main research interests are novel transport phenomena that emerge in nanometer-scale systems and materials, and nanotechnology in general. Projects include carbon nanotube electronics, bio-inspired molecular electronics, and carbon nanotube-based biomolecular detectors. His honors and awards include a David and Lucille Packard Science and Engineering Fellowship, an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship, and a Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for distinguished teaching at Penn.