James LeBeau

James
M.
LeBeau
Visiting Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara

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Disciplines: 

  • Structural Materials

Research: 

Professor LeBeau's research focus is on developing new TEM and scanning transmission electron microscope (STEM) techniques to determine the atomic structures of materials, thereby understanding ceramics, metals, and electronic materials in a revolutionary way. 

Ellen Swallow Richards, MIT’s first alumna, was the wife of Robert H. Richards, the first head of Course III.