Simon Philpot

Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Materials
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-4600

  • Ph.D in Physics, University of Florida, 1985
  • 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.