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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

Relationships

PeopleInstitutions

Julia M. Phillips

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Dates

August 17, 1954 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Phillips, Julia M.

Biography

Abstract

Julia Phillips is Director of Nuclear Weapons Science and Technology Programs at Sandia National Laboratories. She has researched epitaxial metallic and insulating films on semiconductors, high-temperature superconducting, and ferroelectric and magnetic oxide thin films. She also received the American Physical Society's 2008 George E. Pake Prize.

Important Dates

August 17, 1954Birth, Freeport (Ill.).

1976Obtained BS in Physics, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg (Va.).

1981Obtained PhD in Applied Physics, Yale University, New Haven (Conn.).

1981 – 1984Member, Technical Staff, Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill (N.J.).

1984 – 1995Member, Technical Staff (1984-1988); Program Manager, Consortium for Superconducting Electronics (1989-1992); and Supervisor, Thin Films Research Group, Research Division (1988-1995), AT & T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill (N.J.).

1995President, Materials Research Society.

1995 – presentDepartment Manager (1995-2000); Director, Physical Chemical and Nano Sciences Center (2001-2010); and Director, Nuclear Weapons Science and Technology Programs (2010-present), Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque (N.M.).

2004Member, National Academy of Engineering.

2005 – 2007Director, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, United States Department of Energy.

2008Awarded George E. Pake Prize, American Physical Society.

Occupation

Materials physicist

Places

Birth

Freeport (Ill.)

Undergraduate Education

Williamsburg (Va.)

Graduate Education

New Haven (Conn.)

Employment

Murray Hill (N.J.)

Albuquerque (N.M.)

Subjects

Materials science.

Nanoscience.

Superconductivity.

Women in science.

Women physicists.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Aeppli, Gabriel

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Alivisatos, P.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Anderson, P. W. (Philip W.), 1923-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Appelbaum, J. A. (Joel A.)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Ashkin, Arthur, 1922-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Aspnes, D. E.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Bishop, David John, 1951-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Brinkman, William F. (William Frank), 1938-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Buchsbaum, Solomon J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Bucksbaum, Philip H.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Cava, Robert J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chabal, Yves Jean, 1952-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chemla, D. S.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chu, Steven

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Chynoweth, A. G.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Clogston, Albert McCavour

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Coppersmith, Susan Nan

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

DiSalvo, Francis

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Dolan, Gerald

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Dynes, Robert C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Eisenstein, James P. (James Philip)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Fleury, Paul A.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Fulton, Theodore Alan

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Gossard, A. C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Greene, Laura H.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Hagstrum, Homer D.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Haldane, F. Duncan M.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Hamann, Donald, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Hellman, Frances

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Hohenberg, Pierre C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Hopfield, John J.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Isaacs, Eric D.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Jackson, Shirley Ann, 1946-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Johnson, Peter D., 1952-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Laughlin, Robert B.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Lee, P. A. (Patrick A.), 1946-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Millis, Andrew J.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Murray, Cherry Ann

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Narath, Albert, 1933-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Osheroff, Douglas D.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Patel, C. Kumar N.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Penzias, Arno A.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Phillips, J. C.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Pinczuk, Aron

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Raghavachari, Krishnan

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Rice, Thomas Maurice, 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Rowell, John Martin, 1935-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Shank, C. V. (Charles V.)

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Smith, George E., 1930-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Smith, Neville, 1942-2006

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Stillinger, F. H.

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Störmer, Horst

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Tank, David William, 1953-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Tersoff, J.

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Thomas, D. G. (David Gilbert), 1928-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Tsui, D. C. (Daniel Chee), 1939-

Both employed at Bell Telephone Laboratories.

Weeks, John David

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Willett, Robert L.

Both employed at AT & T Bell Laboratories.

Wilson, Robert Woodrow, 1936-

Both employed at Bell Laboratories.

Institutions

Major Positions

AT & T Bell Laboratories

Member, Technical Staff; Program Manager, Consortium for Superconducting Electronics; and Supervisor, Thin Films Research Group, Research Division.

Bell Telephone Laboratories

Member, Technical Staff.

Sandia National Laboratories

Department Manager; Director, Physical Chemical and Nano Sciences Center; and Director, Nuclear Weapons Science and Technology Programs.

United States. Department of Energy

Director, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Physical Society

Received 2008 George E. Pake Prize.

College of William and Mary. Department of Physics

Obtained BS (1976).

Materials Research Society

President.

National Academy of Engineering

Member.

Yale University. School of Engineering & Applied Science

Obtained PhD in Applied Physics (1981).

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