Meet Our Advisory Board

Graphene2D has assembled an unrivaled advisory board of thought leaders and experts from commercial and industrial segments, advanced material and technology companies and corporations, national labs, government agencies, investment firms, standards bodies, and academic and research institutions. Graphene2D is continuously seeking members to help establish a strong foundation that will serve to further graphene innovation and commercialization throughout the United States and beyond.

Adrian Nixon

CEO, Nixor Limited Founding member, Consultants Anon United Kingdom
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Andy Kilgore

Program Director
Mississippi Defense Initiative
Harriesburg, MS, USA
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Bill Geary, CFA®

Senior Vice President, Investments and Managing Director, Raymond James, Jackson, MS
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Brian Kennedy

President Kennedy Labs Canada
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Charles Chang

Founder
TLC Products
New York, NY, USA
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Daniel Stolyarov

CEO, Graphene 3D Lab G6 Materials Corp.
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Dr. Ahmed Al-Ostaz

Brevard Family Chair in Civil Engineering; Director of Center for Graphene Research and Innovation University of Mississippi MS, USA
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Dr. Ahmed Busnaina

Director of the NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing Boston, MA
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Dr. Alex Cheng

Professor of Engineering University of Mississippi MS, USA
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Dr. Angela Hight Walker

NIST Maryland, USA
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Dr. Aruna Zhamu

Co-Founder Global Graphene Group Ohio, USA
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Dr. Ashok Choudhury

Manager, Physical Sciences Licensing at Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
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Dr. Bor Z Jang

Co-Founder, Global Graphene Group Dayton, Ohio
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Dr. David Puleo

Dean School of Engineering and Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Mississippi MS, USA
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Dr. Deji Akinwande

Associate Professor University of Texas Austin TX, USA
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Dr. Denis Koltsov

Chairman, ISO TC229 Director, Brec Solutions Limited United Kingdom
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Dr. Elena Polyakova

Founder and CEO Graphene 3D lab NY, USA
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Dr. James M. Tour

Professor of Chemistry, Materials Science and NanoEngineering
Rice University
TX, USA
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Dr. Jeffrey Wiggins

Professor, Polymer Institute MS, USA
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Dr. Jim Davidson

Professor of Electrical Engineering Vanderbilt University TN, USA
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Dr. Jo Anne Shatkin

President, Vireo Advisors, Massachusetts, USA
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Dr. John Carlisle

Director, Chain Reaction Innovations Founder, Advanced Diamond Technologies IL, USA
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Dr. Joseph Meany

Application Scientist, On-Line Instruments, Inc., Georgia, USA
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Dr. Josh Gladden 

Vice Chancellor for Research and Professor of Physics, University of Mississippi MS, USA
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Dr. Kari Hjelte

Head of Innovation Graphene Flagship Sweden
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Dr. Kenneth Liechti

Associate Director of the Center for Mechanics of Solids, Structures and Materials, On-Line Instruments, Inc., University of Texas at Austin, Texas, USA
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Dr. Kirill Bolotin

Professor of Physics, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
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Dr. Lawrence Drzal

Co-founder of XG Sciences Distinguished Professor Chemical Engineering Michigan State University MI, USA
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Dr. Leonard Feldman

Distinguished Professor,Vice President of Physical Sciences Partnerships Rutgers University NJ, USA
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Dr. Majeed Foad

Managing Director Applied Materials CA, USA
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Dr. Marlon Cruze

Strategic Consultant​, Expertise in Surface Engineering, Tribology and Graphene Isle of Man
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Dr. Mona Ebrish

Research Scientist IBM NY, USA
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Dr. Monica Tisak

Director, Polymer Institute MS, USA
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Dr. Norman Tolk

Professor of Condensed Matter Physics Vanderbilt University TN, USA
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Dr. Raj Nagarajan

Senior Program Leader Owens Corning OH, USA
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Dr. Steve Hooper

CEO & Co-Founder, EnviraCarbon Companies, Arkansas, USA
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Dr. Eric Dobson

CEO Angel Capital Group TN, USA
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Giulio Cesareo

CEO and Founder Directa Plus Italy
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Harley R. McNair

Owner, Plfaumer Brothers, Inc. New Jersey, USA
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Hossein Toghiani

Professor, Dave C. Swalm School of Chemical Engineering Mississippi, USA
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Hu Meena

President & CEO, C-Spire, Jackson, MS
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Ibrahim Mutlay

Founder, Metaa Dynamics Turkey
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James Baker

Director of the Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) United Kingdom
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James Vig Sherrill

Founder & CEO, General Graphene Corp. Knoxville, TN
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Jeffrey Phillips

Global Supply Manager Facebook, Inc. CA, USA
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Jon Maynard

President and CEO, Oxford Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation and Chamber of Commerce Mississippi, USA
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Leslie Westbrook

CEO, Westbrook & Associates Consumer Research Specialist Marketing Strategist for Fortune 500 Companies MS, USA
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Liam Critchley

Specialist Writer and Editor, AZO Network, Chemistry and Nanotechnology, United Kingdom
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Manju Gunawardana

Group Chief Executive Officer Research and Innovation LOLC MIEEE, MACS, MSTLE, MISA Sri Lanka
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Marcus Liemen

Business Development Accurion Inc. MD, USA
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Marine Le Bouar

Nanotechnology World Network Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Neill Ricketts

CEO & Co-Founder Versarien Gloucestershire, UK
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Paul Ferguson

Director, Great Lakes Graphite Concord, MA, USA
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Paul Harris

Vice President Product Strategy and Innovations for MCR Safety Collierville, TN, USA
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Peter Youd

Executive Director, First Graphene, Australia
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R. Barry Cannada

Attorney and Vice-Chair Butler|Snow MS, USA
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Robert Grajewski 

Executive Director of Wond’ry Innovation Center Vanderbilt University TN, USA
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Rocky Miskelly

President Renasant Wealth Management & Insurance Services, MS, USA
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Ron Mertens

Owner, Editor in Chief Graphene-Info.com Israel
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Roy Wright

Principal Innovative Institute for Material Studies D.C., USA
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Steve Rodgers

Principal/Consultant, EmergenTek Former International President, SAMPE UT, USA
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The Hon. Gary Sisco

29th Secretary of the United States Senate CEO Sisco Group Tennessee and Washington, DC, USA
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The Hon. Trent Lott

Former Majority Leader of the United States Senate Former U.S. Senator, Mississippi Mississippi and Washington, D.C., USA
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Vito Di Bari

Futurist and Innovation Designer
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Zisong Nie

Founder of Tetrels Technology Corp CA, USA
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Zoe Peterkin

Specialist Site Manager and Editor, AZoNano, Manchester, UK
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