Arin Greenwood

Graduate student


  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Washington (2014)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AICHE)

Areas of Interest

  • First principles simulations of electronic structure and transport properties for semiconducting nanostructures
  • Semiconductor defects for engineering material properties
  • Modeling of nanoparticle assemblies


  • 2014-present -- Molecular Engineering Graduate Student, University of Chicago
  • Summer 2013-2014 -- Boeing Intern, Materials Engineering
  • Summer 2012 -- NASA JPL Intern, Science Division
  • 2011-2014 -- UW Center for Nanotechnology, Assistant SEM Trainer and Researcher: characterization of semiconducting nanowires for spintronic devices
  • 2011 – University of Washington Chemistry, Undergraduate Researcher: colloidal semiconductor quantum dot synthesis and characterization