Principal Investigator

Emmanouil (Manos) Kioupakis

Professor, Karl F. and Patricia J. Betz Family Faculty Scholar

Materials Science and Engineering

University of Michigan

2106 H. H. Dow Building2300 Hayward St.Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Tel: (734) 764-3321Fax: (734) 763-4788


Previous experience:

2008-2011: Post-doctoral researcher, Van de Walle group, Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara

2008: Ph.D. in Physics, Louie group, University of California, Berkeley

2001: B.Sc. in Physics, University of Crete, Greece


2020 Outstanding Faculty Award, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan

2019 Karl F. and Patricia J. Betz Family Faculty Scholar

2017 1938E Award, College of Engineering, University of Michigan

2014 Jon R. and Beverly S. Holt Award for Excellence in Teaching

2013 NSF CAREER Award

2010 Outstanding Research Achievement award, Solid-State Lighting and Energy Center, University of California, Santa Barbara.

2003 Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor award, University of California, Berkeley

2002–2005 “Alexander S. Onassis” Foundation Graduate Scholarship

2001 Valedictorian, School of Science, University of Crete, Greece

1997–2001 Greek National Scholarship Foundation Fellowship

1997–2001 Municipality of Heraklion, Greece, Scholarship

Favorite place to work: Ann Arbor coffee shops