Perena Gouma

Dr. Gouma is a tenured Professor in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the State University of New York (SUNY) Stony Brook. She is also the Director of the Center for Nanomaterials and Sensor Development. Her research focuses on selective chemical detectors, biosensors and hybrid nanoprobes for electronic olfaction systems and nanomedicine applications. Dr. Gouma is a Fulbright Scholar. She holds several Visiting Faculty positions and has been a Visiting Scientist with NIMS (Japan), Univ. of Brescia (Italy) and guest faculty at Lawrence Berkeley and Brookhaven National laboratories. Having several patents granted and many more pending and over 90 peer-reviewed publications, she serves as an Associate Editor for JACERS and on the editorial board of Nanomedicine and Sensor Letters journals. Dr. Gouma holds a B.S. degree in Applied Physics from the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Greece, an M.S. in “Advanced Engineering Materials” and an M. Phil. in “Organizational Management”, both from the University of Liverpool (UK), and a Ph.D. in Materials Science & Engineering from the University of Birmingham (UK). Prior to joining SUNY Stony Brook, she was a Research Scientist at Ohio State University.

More Info