University of California, Santa Barbara
Ram Seshadri received his PhD in Solid State Chemistry from the Indian Institute of Science in 1995, working with Professor C. N. R. Rao FRS on the topic of carbon nanostructures. After Postdoctoral fellowships in Caen, France (working with Professor Bernard Raveau) and in Mainz, Germany (working with Professor Wolfgang Tremel) he returned to Bangalore as Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Science. Ram moved to the Materials Department at UC Santa Barbara in 2002. He has been a Professor in the Materials Department and in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry since 2008. He serves on the Editorial Committee of Annual Reviews of Materials Research and is an Associate Editor of the ACS Journal Chemistry of Materials.