Salmeron, Miquel


Adjunct Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Building 66, room 208
Materials Sciences Division
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone: 510-486-6704
Fax: 510-486-4995


Research Interests: 
Atomic scale properties of surfaces 

1975     Ph.D. in Physics, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
1971     M.A. in Physics, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
1967     B.A. in Physics, University of Barcelona, Spain

Professional Experience:

2008-2012  Director, Materials Sciences Division, LBNL
2006-present  Adjunct Professor, Materials Science and Eng. Dept. University of California, Berkeley
2004-present  Scientific Director of the Imaging and Manipulation Facility of the Molecular Foundry
1990-present  Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1984-1990 Divisional Fellow. Materials and Chemical Sciences Division. LBNL
1981-1984  Professor, Physics Dept. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
1973-1984  Senior Scientist. Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
1972-1973    Assistant Professor of Physics. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid 

Major Awards:
2012     MRS Medal from the Materials Research Society
2008     Medard W. Welch Award. American Vacuum Society
2004     Klaus Halbach Award for development of Innovative Instrumentation
2003     Fellow of the American Vacuum Society
1997     Iberdrola Foundation Professor. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
1996     Fellow of the American Physical Society
1996     Outstanding Research Award in Materials Chemistry. U.S. Department of Energy