Dr. Arun Majumdar
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Dr. Arun Majumdar is Director of the US Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) program where he oversees a wide range of high risk, high reward research projects. Prior to ARPA-E, Majumdar served as the Associate Laboratory Director for Energy and Environment at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and was a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering. As a researcher, he is widely recognized as a leader in the field of nanostructured materials used in energy conversion, transport, and storage.