Radi Jishi received the B.S. degree in physics in 1975 from the American University in Beirut and thr Ph.D. degree in physics in 1982 from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The subject of his thesis was the lattice dynamical and superconducting properties of graphite intercalation compounds. Between 1982 and 1986, he served as a Research Associate at the Physics Department, Case Western Reserve University, where he worked on ferroelectric and conducting polymers. Since 1986, he has been working as a Professor at the Physics Department, California State University. He served as a Visiting Professor at MIT, the University of Electrocommunications (Japan), Tsukuba University (Japan), Tokyo Science University (Japan), and the Naval research Lab (Washington, DC). His main interests are carbon networks, material modeling, and superconductivity.
Biography Updated on 28 July 2011