Douglas Dahn

Name:
Douglas Dahn
Email:
dahn@upei.ca
Position:
Associate Professor
Department
Physics
Phone:
902-566-0599
Building
SSDE 327
Island Scholar
Island Scholar Biography

Associate Professor

BSc, MSc (Dalhousie); PhD (British Columbia)

Dr. Douglas Dahn's research focuses on experimental materials science, scanning probe microscopy, and instrumentation and measurement technologies. Collaborating with UPEI chemists, he is investigating the properties of materials that may be useful in rechargeable batteries. He also works on an innovative approach to detect and monitor automatically insects, using electrical capacitance.

Research Interests
  • Electrical conductivity
  • Ionic conductivity
  • Scanning probe microscopy
  • Instrumentation and measurement physics
  • Materials science