Carlos Silva

Prof. Carlos Silva   Professor

    School of Chemistry and Biochemistry

    School of Physics


    Office: Molecular Science and Engineering G207

    Phone: (404) 494-0204




  • Ph.D. in Chemical Physics, University of Minnesota, August 1998, under the supervision of Prof. Paul F. Barbara
  • BA in chemistry and physics, Luther College, June 1992
Academic Appointments
Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Professor, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, School of Physics (joint appointment), 2017 - present
Imperial College London
  • Visiting Professor, Experimental Solid-State Physics, Department of Physics, 2011 - 2019
Université de Montréal
  • Professor and University Research Chair, Department of Physics, 2015 - 2017
  • Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Physics, 2009 - 2015
  • Assistant Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Physics, 2005 - 2009
University of Cambridge
  • EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, 2001 - 2005
  • Nonstipendiary Research Fellow, Darwin College, 2001 - 2004
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, under the mentorship of Prof. Sir Richard H. Friend, The Cavendish Professor of Physics