Emmanuel P. Giannelis

Walter R. Read Professor of Engineering; Vice Provost for Research and Vice President for Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property and Research Policy
Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering

Contact Information

176 Kimball Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-9680

Emmanuel P. Giannelis

Walter R. Read Professor of Engineering; Vice Provost for Research and Vice President for Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property and Research Policy
Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering

Expertise
Nanomaterials for energy and sustainability

Current Research Interest
Carbon capture; energy storage systems; water purification; oil and gas exploration and production

Distinction
American Chemical Society Fellow
American Chemical Society, Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering Division, Co-operative Research Award
American Chemical Society, Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering Division Fellow
European Academy of Sciences

Selected Publications
Qi, Genggeng, Liling Fu, and Emmanuel P. Giannelis. “Sponges with Covalently Tethered Amines for High-Efficiency Carbon Capture.Nature Communications 5, no. 5796 (2014).

Hola, Katerina, Yu Zhang, Yu Wang, Emmanuel P. Giannelis, Radek Zboril, and Andrey L. Rogach. “Carbon Dots—Emerging Light Emitters for Bioimaging, Cancer Therapy and Optoelectronics.” Nano Today 9 (2014).

Cornell Research Website Article
Nanotech-Energy-Water-Environment Nexus