Axel Scherer

Bernard Neches Professor of Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics and Physics

Mail Code: MC 200-79
Office: 216 Powell-Booth Computing Center
Email: etcher@​
B.S., New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 1981; M.S., 1982; Ph.D., 1985. Associate Professor, Caltech, 1993-95; Professor, 1995-2000; Neches Professor, 2000-; Director, Kavli Nanoscience Institute, 2006-08; Co-Director, 2008-11.
Research Areas: Physics