Honoree

Bogdan Dragnea

AWARDS

Titled Professor (2014)
Provost Professor
Indiana University Bloomington
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry

BIOGRAPHY

Bogdan Dragnea joined the faculty at Indiana University in 2001 after post-doctoral studies in near-field optics with Stephen Leone, at JILA., Boulder, Colorado, USA. Dragnea holds a PhD in Physics from Université de Paris-Sud, Orsay, France (advisor: Bernard Bourguignon, Laboratoire de Photophysique Moléculaire du C.N.R.S.).

Besides bio-inspired materials and self-assembly, his research interests include nanophotonics, biophysics, and thermodynamics of small systems. Dragnea is an Adjunct Professor in the Physics Department, a member of the Horia Hulubei Physics Foundation (Bucharest, Romania), and a member of the advisory boards of two nanotechnology journals.