May 06, 2008

Nanotechnology Engineer Earns Award For Excellence In Research

By: by A/Z Nanotechnology


Dr. Pradeep Haldar, Professor and Head of the Nanoengineering Constellation at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering ("CNSE"), today received the Award for Excellence in Research from the University at Albany ("UAlbany") for his outstanding research and scholarship over a sustained number of years.

As Director of CNSE's Energy and Environmental Technology Applications Center ("E2TAC"), Dr. Haldar conducts research on advanced fuel cells, advanced photovoltaics, next-generation superconductors, supercapacitors and advanced power electronics. His focus is to support energy and environmental technology deployment through accelerated commercialization by leveraging partnerships between industry, government and the university.

Dr. Haldar is among 18 UAlbany faculty and staff who were honored during a ceremony held in the Campus Center Ballroom that recognized exceptional performance in areas that included teaching, research, support service, librarianship, professional service and academic service.