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Rajan Kumar

Assistant Professor of Instruction


2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Materials Science and Engineering


PhD Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA

BS Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Significant Recognition

  • Tau Beta Pi Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Stanford University
  • Department of Energy SCGSR Fellowship, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, UC Berkeley
  • Teaching Effectiveness Award, UC Berkeley

Significant Professional Service

  • Incorporating Scientific Communication into STEM Courses, CIRTL
  • How to Get Involved in Undergraduate Research, Stanford University

Selected Publications

R. Kumar, K. Johnson, N. Williams, V. Subramanian, “Scaling printable Zn-Ag2O batteries for integrated electronics,” Advanced Energy Materials, 9 (2019).

W. Scheideler, R. Kumar, A. Zeumault, V. Subramanian, “Low-temperature-processed printed metal oxide transistors based on pure aqueous inks.” Advanced Functional Materials, 27 (2017).