Dr. Shankar Rananavare

Dr. Shankar Rananavare is a Research Associate Professor of Chemistry at Portland State University. He received his PhD from University of Missouri, St. Louis in 1983. The work of his research lab examines soft and hard condensed matter with special emphasis on nanomaterials. Ongoing activities include synthesis, characterization and developing new applications of nanomaterials in fields ranging from nanoelectronics to nanobiology.