Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame

Leadership Team

cSEND's Leadership Team is comprised of world-class faculty who bring the latest in research developments and new technologies to Notre Dame and play an integral role in the strategic direction of cSEND's research initiatives and organizational growth.
 


Joan Brennecke

Joan Brennecke
The Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
574-631-5847 (phone) jfb@nd.edu (email)

  • Editor, American Chemical Society's Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering
  • Fellow, American Academy of Science
  • Recipient of the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award from the U.S. Department of Energy
  • Cited in Top 100 Chemists of the Decade
  • Founding Director, Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame

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Peter Burns
The Henry Massman Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences and Concurrent Professor in Chemistry and Biochemistry
574-631-7852 (phone) pburns@nd.edu (email)

  • Director, ND Energy (Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame)
  • SEI Thrust Lead - Safer Nuclear
  • Director of the Energy Frontier Research Center: Materials Science of Actinides
  • Editor, Mineralogical Association of Canada Short Course Volume, "Uranium: Cradle to Grave"
  • Special Section Editor, American Mineralogist
  • College of Reviewers for the Canada Research Chairs Program

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Gregory Hartland
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
574-631-9320 (phone) ghartlan@nd.edu (email)

  • Associate Director, ND Energy (Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame)
  • Director of Strategic Research Initiative: A Focused Interdisciplinary Research Group in Nanostructured Solar Cells
  • Senior Editor, American Chemical Society's Journal of Physical Chemistry
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Fellow, American Chemical Society

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Prashant Kamat
The John A. Zahm Professor of Science in Chemistry and Biochemistry and Radiation Laboratory and Concurrent Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
574-631-5411 (phone) pkamat@nd.edu (email)

  • SEI Thrust Lead - Transformative Solar
  • Deputy Editor, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters
  • Fellow, American Academy of Science
  • Fellow, American Chemical Society
  • Cited in Top 100 Chemists of the Decade

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William Schneider
Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Concurrent Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
574-631-8754 (phone) wschneider@nd.edu (email)

  • Associate Director, ND Energy (Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame)
  • SEI Thrust Lead - Cleaner Fossil
  • Senior Editor, American Chemical Society's Journal of Physical Chemistry
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science