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David S. Bergsman
Graduate Student
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305

Phone#: (509) 531-0238
Email: DBergsman@gmail.com

Current Research Interest

My research explores the use of Molecular Layer Deposition to create thin polymer films on surfaces with well controlled compositions and thicknesses.

  • September 2012 - Present

    Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
    Area of Interest: Molecular Layer Deposition, Professor Stacey F. Bent

  • June 2012

    B.S. Chemical Engineering, Unversity of Washington, Seattle, WA.
    Summa Cum Laude, College Honors, GPA 3.96

Previous Research Experience
  • September 2012 December 2012

    Fuller Research Group, Professor Gerald Fuller
    Rotation Student - Stanford Department of Chemical Engineering

    • Researched tear film stability on contact lenses.
  • September 2010 - August 2012

    Interfacial and Colloid Science Group, Professor John Berg
    Undergraduate Researcher - UW Department of Chemical Engineering

    • Researched solubility of silane-coated nanoparticles in polar and non-polar solutions.
  • June 2009 -
    August 2010

    Planetary Atmospheres Lab, Professor David Catling
    Undergraduate Researcher - UW Department of Earth and Space Sciences

    • Simulated multi-phase thermodynamic equilibrium for exoplanets.
  • Winter 2009

    Center for Experimental Physics and Astrophysics, Professor Alejandro Garcia
    Research Assistant

    • Crew Member for the facility's Terminal Ion Source and Particle Accelerator.
Programming Proficiency
  • Java
  • Matlab
  • AspenPlus®
  • Javascript
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • Ajax
  • ML
  • Scheme
  • Ruby

My most recent C.V. can be found here. Last updated 26th May 2016.