Talks and Awards

Emily Carter

TALKS

Quantum solutions for a sustainable energy future
The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture, American Chemical Society, San Francisco, CA (March 14, 2016)

Assessing First Wall Materials at the Atomic Scale and Energy Writ Large at Princeton
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ (February 10, 2016)

Quantum Mechanical Simulations of Millions of Atoms
National Academy of Inventors Induction Ceremony, Pasadena, CA (March 20, 2015)

The Road to a Sustainable Energy Future
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ (January 31, 2015)

Building a Sustainable Energy and Environmental Future (first row and second column, talk starts at 210:05)
Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Symposium, New York Academy of Science, New York, NY (October 24, 2014)

Quantum Mechanics and the Future of the Planet
MPE2013 Simons Public Lecture at the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, Los Angeles, CA (November 4, 2013)

Mechanisms of Photoelectrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide and Water Splitting from First Principles
Invited Lecture at the Avogadro Colloquia (second edition) on Challenges for theoretical and computational chemistry in Horizon2020, Pisa, Italy (September 27, 2013).

Emily Carter presents the Francis Clifford Phillips Lectures
Xi Chapter of the Phi Lambda Upsilon National Honorary Chemical Society and the Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (May 1 & 2, 2013)

E. Carter on Quantum Mechanics and the Energy Crisis
Plenary lecture at the GDCh Chemistry Forum, Bremen, Germany (September 7, 2011).

Emily Carter on Science for a Sustainable Future
Panel Discussion at the EFRC Summit and Forum, Washington, DC (May 25, 2011).

Emily Carter on New Ideas for Green Energy Solutions
School of Engineering Anne B. Shepherd Lecture Series, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (February 9, 2010)

Computational Modeling of Materials for Energy Applications
Talk at the First Andlinger Workshop on Industry-Academic Collaboration, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (June 9, 2009)

Keys to Becoming a Successful Faculty Member
Talk at the PICASso Career Workshop, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (December 13, 2007).

Status and Challenges in Quantum Mechanics Based Simulations of Materials Behavior
Talk at the NSF World Technology Evaluation Center US Baseline Workshop on Simulation Based Engineering and Science, Arlington, VA (November 2, 2007).

Challenges for Quantum-Based Multiscale Modeling of Materials – IMA2004
Talk given at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications Conference: Future Challenges in Multiscale Modeling and Simulations, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (November 18, 2004).

HONORS AND AWARDS

2016
2016 Almlöf–Gropen Lecturer, Centre for Theoretical and Computational Chemistry at the University of Oslo and the University of Tromsø, Norway
2016
2016 R. H. Betts Memorial Award Lecturer, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
2016
Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecturer, American Chemical Society
2016
Member, National Academy of Engineering
2015
2015-16 Joseph O. Hirschfelder Prize in Theoretical Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry Institute at the University of Wisconsin, Madison
2014
Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
2014
Malcolm Dole Distinguished Summer Lecturer in Physical Chemistry, Northwestern University
2014
2014 Ira Remsen Award, Maryland Section of the American Chemical Society, Johns Hopkins University
2014
2014 Linnett Visiting Professor of Chemistry, University of Cambridge
2013
2013 Hoyt C. Hottel Lecturer in Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2013
Kenneth S. Pitzer Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley
2013
Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013 Simons Public Lecturer, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics
2013
Lord Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Allegheny College
2013
Sigillo D’Oro (Golden Sigillum) Medal, Italian Chemical Society, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy
2013
Article selected for The Journal of Chemical Physics 80th Anniversary Collection (Chen Huang and Emily A. Carter, “Potential-functional embedding theory for molecules and materials,” J. Chem. Phys., 135, 194104 (2011).)
2013
Francis Clifford Phillips Lectureship, Xi Chapter of the Phi Lambda Upsilon National Honorary Chemical Society and the Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
2013
Tedori-Callinan Lectureship, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania
2013
Naval Research Laboratory Distinguished Lectureship, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC
2013
W. Allan Powell Lectureship, Virginia Section of the American Chemical Society and the University of Richmond
2012
Docteur Honoris Causa from L’Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland (EPFL)
2012
Fellow of the American Chemical Society
2012
Honorary Mathematics and Physical Sciences Distinguished Lecturer, National Science Foundation
2012
Dean’s Distinguished Lecture, College of Science and Technology, Temple University
2011
MIT Distinguished Speaker in Computational Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2011
August Wilhelm von Hofmann Lecture Award, German Chemical Society
2011
Jerome B. Cohen Lecturer in Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
2011
Ernest Davidson Lecturer in Theoretical Chemistry, University of North Texas
2011
Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment, Princeton University
2010
Molecular Foundry Distinguished Lecturer, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
2010
Coover Lecturer in Chemistry, Iowa State University
2010
Material Simulation Distinguished Lecturer, Penn State University
2010
Pelz Memorial Lecturer in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers University
2010
Noyes Lecturer, University of Texas, Austin
2009
Member, International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science
2008
EaSTChem Visiting Fellow, Universities of Edinburgh and St. Andrews, Scotland
2008
Member, National Academy of Sciences
2008
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2008
Welch Distinguished Lecturer
2008
Coulson Lecturer, University of Georgia
2008
Kivelson Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles
2007-2008
Old Dominion Faculty Fellow, Council of the Humanities, Princeton University
2007
American Chemical Society Award for Computers in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research
2006
Arthur W. Marks ’19 Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics
2005
Merck-Frosst Lecturer, Concordia University
2004
Fellow of the Institute of Physics
2002
Dean’s Recognition Award for Research; Inaugural guest speaker at the UCLA Annual Faculty Research Colloquium Series (November 21, 2002)
2002
McDowell Lecturer, University of British Columbia
2001
Visiting Scholar, Caltech Aeronautics
2000
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
1999
Visiting Scholar, Harvard Physics
1998
Fellow of the American Physical Society
1998
Hanson-Dow Award for Excellence in Teaching, UCLA
1997
Defense Science Study Group Member
1996
Defense Science Study Group Member
1996
Dr. Lee Visiting Research Fellowship in the Sciences, Christ Church College, Oxford University, England
1995
Peter Mark Award, American Vacuum Society
1995
Fellow of the American Vacuum Society
1993
Herbert Newby McCoy Research Award, UCLA
1993
Medal of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science
1993
Exxon Faculty Fellowship in Solid State Chemistry, ACS Inorganic Award
1993
Glenn T. Seaborg Research Award, UCLA
1993
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
1992
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
1990
Union Carbide Innovation Recognition Award
1990
Union Carbide Innovation Recognition Award
1989
Faculty Member of Distinction (Undergraduate Teaching Award), UCLA
1988
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Distinguished New Faculty Award
1988
National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator