Graduate Student Researcher

Adane Geremew

Phonon Optimized Engineered Materials (POEM)

Nano-Device Laboratory (NDL)


  • Nanostructures and Devices
  • Van der Waals (vdW) materials

900 University Ave.

Riverside, CA 92521

Tel: (951) 827-1012



University of Barcelona, Spain

M.Sc. Nanotechnology


University of Texas at Austin

Research Assistant


Adane Geremew received M.S. (2013) in Nanotechnology (2013) from the Department of Physics, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. He advanced his research expertise in the growth of 2D materials and nanoscale device fabrication at the University of Texas – Austin, working as a Research Assistant. In 2016, he joined Professor Balandin’s Nano-Device Laboratory (NDL) at the University of California – Riverside (UCR) as a Graduate Student Researcher. His PhD dissertation research is mainly focused on quasi-1D and quasi-2D charge-density wave (CDW) materials and heterostructures, as well as their electronic applications. He has experience with microscopy and Raman spectroscopy characterization of electronic materials.