Near Zero adviser

Nathan Lewis

Nathan Lewis


Nathan Lewis is a professor of chemistry at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), and has been active in the solar fuels/solar chemical field for over 40 years, responsible for training a preeminent cohort of globally leading researchers in this field. Nathan is Editor-in-Chief of the leading journal in sustainable energy R&D, Energy and Environmental Science, published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, and is a distinguished advisor to industry, government, academia, and national and international media the role of R&D in clean energy innovation. He is a holder of the Princeton Environmental Award, the American Chemical Society Award in Pure Chemistry, and was #17 overall, and the highest ranked scientist/technologist, in the Rolling Stone magazine’s 2009 list of the top 100 “Agents of Change in America.” He graduated from the California Institute of Technology with a B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry, and a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Nathan’s website at Caltech

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