Justin Hill, Ph.D., ChE 2010

Justin Hill, Ph.D.

Materials Division Leader (2012)
Mainstream Engineering

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering at North Carolina State University
  • Ph.D. at the UF Department of Chemical Engineering in 2010
    • Adviser(s): Ziegler
    • Research Area(s): Advanced Materials
    • Dissertation Title: Photoelectrochemical energy conversion in nanowire-based dye-sensitized solar cells: modeling, optimization and templated fabrication
  • Adjunct Professor at Florida Institute of Technology

Notable Accomplishments:

  • Outstanding Young Alumnus Award from UF in 2012
  • Highest honor given to alumni within 10 years of their graduation
  • Awarded over $10M in federal funding for small business research

Current Role/Responsibilities: R&D on transitioning advanced thermal control and energy conversion technology to NASA, DOD, DOE, DOT, and USDA