Blom, Douglas

Research Assistant Professor

Douglas Blom, Ph.D. is the NanoImaging Leader at the NanoCenter as well as a Research Assistant Professor at the Electron Microscopy Center at the University of South Carolina.

Biographical Profile

College of Engineering & Comp.
Eng. & Computing Dean's Office
Tenure Status
Non-Tenure Track

Interest Background

Do you include students in your research?
Interest Keywords
Electron Microscopy, NanoImaging, NanoCenter
Institutional Focus Areas
Science and Engineering (Other)

Professional Preparation(Education & Training)

Dates Institution Location Degree Field of Study
1998 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Materials Science & Engineering Cambridge, MA D.Sc. Ceramics
1993 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA BS Materials Science & Engineering

Memberships & Professional Activities

Dates Type Description Institution/Entity
2005 - 2007 Professional Activity Secretary/Treasurer of Focus Interest Group Materials Research in an Aberration-Free EnvironmentEditor: Plant Ecology.
2007 Professional Activity Co-organizer High Resolution Electron Microscopy Symposium, Microscopy and Microanalysis
2002 Professional Activity Co-organizer Porous Materials Symposium, Microscopy and Microanalysis
2004 Professional Activity Co-organizer Nanotechnology Symposium, Microscopy and Microanalysis

Positions & Appointments

Dates Description Institution/Entity
07/1999 - 07/2001 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
08/2001 - 12/2001 Research and Development Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
01/2002 - 06/2007 Research and Development Staff, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
06/2007 - Present Research Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina

Recognition Awards, Honors, & Fellowships

Dates Type Description Foundation/Entity
2008 Honor Invited talk Workshop on Remote Control for Electron Microscopy
2009 Honor Invited talk 11th International Conference on Advanced Materials, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2009 Honor Invited Seminar IMI Imaging in Electron Microscopy, University of South Carolina
2009 Honor Invited Seminar Center for Catalytic Science and Technology, University of Delaware
2009 Honor Invited talk Workshop on Design Considerations for NSLS-II Hard X-ray Nanoprobe EndStation and Satellite Building
2010 Honor Invited talk Harvard Workshop on Aberration Corrected Electron Microscopy
2010 Honor Invited Seminar Interdisciplinary Mathematics Institute
2010 Honor Invited Talk International Microscopy Congress 17, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2011 Honor Invited Seminar Interdisciplinary Mathematics Institute
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