Emmanuelle Marquis (PI)

Home Town: Paris, Franceemarq

Current Positions (University of Michigan)

  • Professor, Materials Science and Engineering department

Other activities: playing music, reading, drawing, going to a movie, Penny Stamps lectures, UMS shows, running, swimming, or camping on the shores of lake Michigan.


  • PhD, Materials Science & Engineering, Northwestern University
  • MS, Materials Science & Engineering, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris, France
  • 1st prize Clarinet Performance, Conservatoire National de Region – Boulogne Billancourt, France

Previous Positions

  • Undergraduate program advisor, Materials Science and Engineering, 2019-2020
  • Director, Michigan Center for Materials Characterization, 2015-2020
  • Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellow, Department of Materials, University of Oxford, 2008-2010
  • Staff Member, Materials Physics Department, Sandia National Laboratories Livermore
  • Post-Doctoral Appointee, Materials Physics Department, Sandia National Laboratories Livermore


  • Co-Chair, Gordon Conference on Physical Metallurgy (2021, postponed to 2023)
  • Fellow, International Field Emission Society (2020)
  • University of Michigan Faculty Recognition Award (2020)
  • Faculty Award for Outstanding Accomplishment – Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan (2016)
  • CAREER award – National Science Foundation (2014)
  • Jon R. and Beverly S. Holt Award for Excellence in Teaching – University of Michigan College of Engineering (2013)
  • K.F.J. Heinrich award – Microanalysis Society (2012)
  • Merit Award – Department of Materials, Oxford University (2009)
  • Millard and Lee Alexander Postdoctoral Fellowship – Christ Church, Oxford (2007)
  • Erwin W. Müller Outstanding Young Scientist Award – International Field Emission Society (2002)