As a senior research scientist with Washington Technology Center, Dirk Weiss assumes responsibility for the DARPA-funded nanolithography project. Dirk’s graduate degrees are in physics and materials science from Freie Universität Berlin and Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research (Stuttgart, Germany), respectively. He completed his postdoctoral research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in February 2005, where he had built a transistor using single nanoparticles. He subsequently worked at United Technologies Research Center on renewable energy technologies. Dirk and his family recently moved to the Seattle area from Boston.
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