Leon L. Shaw
Leon L. Shaw is a Rowe Family Endowed Chair Professor in sustainable energy, Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, Ill, USA. His research interests include synthesis and processing of nanomaterials, energy storage and conversion (hydrogen storage materials, batteries, supercapacitors, and fuel cells), and structural and biomedical materials. In 1992, Shaw obtained a Ph.D. degree in materials science and engineering and minor in mechanics and engineering science and an M.S. degree in materials science and engineering from the University of Florida, Gainesville, USA. He also obtained an M. Eng. degree in mechanical engineering from the Fuzhou University, China in 1987 and a B.S. degree in materials engineering from the same university in 1980. Shaw is a Fellow at ASM International, a Fellow at the World Academy of Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, Gliwice, Poland, a Member at the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE), and a Contributing Editor at the Journal of the American Ceramic Society. He is also a Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Biotechnology & Biomaterials, the Editorial Board of Dataset Papers in Nanotechnology, and the Editorial Board of Journal of Materials.
Biography Updated on 12 September 2012