PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

J. C. Séamus Davis
J. G. White
Distinguished Professor
of Physical Sciences

Physics department
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607.254.8965 (office)
607.254.2260 (lab)

J. C. Séamus Davis
Senior Physicist
Condensed Matter Physics and
Materials Science Department

Brookhaven National Laboratory
Upton, NY 11973
631.344.3294

J. C. Séamus Davis
SUPA Distinguished
Professor of Physics

School of Physics & Astronomy
St. Andrews University
St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland

 

Education / Experience / Appointments

  1979-1983 UCC, National University of Ireland, B. Sc. Physics 1983.
  1983-1989 University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. Physics 1989.
  1983-1989 Graduate Research Assistant, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1990-1992 Postdoctoral Research Associate, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1993-1997 Assistant Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  1998-2002 Faculty Physicist, L. Berkeley National Laboratory, CA.
  1998-2000 Associate Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  2001-2002 Professor of Physics, U. of California, Berkeley.
  2003-2007 Professor of Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
  2007-present Senior Physicist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY.
  2007-present SUPA Distinguished Professor of Physics, St. Andrews University, Scotland.
  2008-present

J.G. White Distinguished Professor, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

  2009-2014 Director, DoE, Center for Emergent Superconductivity, DoE EFRC Profile
     

Awards / Honors / Fellowships

  1994 NSF National Young Investigator Award
  1994 Packard Fellow in Science and Engineering
  1996 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
  2000 Miller Research Professorship
  2000 Outstanding Performance Award, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  2004 Fellow of the UK Institute of Physics
  2005 Fellow of the American Physical Society
  2005 Fritz London Memorial Prize
  2009 H. Kammerling-Onnes Memorial Prize
  2010 Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences
  2013 Science & Technology Award, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  2013 National University of Ireland Honorary Doctorate (D. Sc.), Irelend
  2014 Moore Foundation EPiQS experimental investigator
  2016 Science Foundation Ireland - Medal of Science
     

Services (2010 - today)

  1 Chairman - Advisory Committee, Quantum Materials Program,
Canadian Inst. For Advanced Research. 2013-2017.
  2 Director, 2009-2014; Executive Committee, 2014-today:
DOE Energy Frontier Research Center for Emergent Superconductivity (CES).
  3 Scientific advisory committee, Quantum Materials Institute, UBC 2015-today
  4 Chairman, Simon Memorial Prize Committee, 2013-today.
  5 Member Editor, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences: 2011-today
  6 Member, Scientific Discovery Prize Committee, Nat'l Acad. of Sci. USA 2016-today