in Materials Science and Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, USA, 2006
B.A. in Physics, Oxford, 1980
Chair of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, present
University of Florida Research Foundation Professor, present
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, 2003-present
Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, 1987-2003
Simon Phillpot is the author/co-author of over 180 peer-reviewed publications, which have garnered more than 7000 citations. He has given more than 50 invited and plenary technical presentations at international meetings and at major research institutions. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the Institute of Physics (UK) and the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (UK). He has been an associate editor of Journal of Applied Physics, since 1993, is a member of the Board of Reviewing Editors of Science, and is a member of the Editorial Committee of the Annual Review of Materials Research.