Michael Tsapatsis

Michael Tsapatsis

Michael Tsapatsis is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) with a joint appointment in the Applied Physics Laboratory. He received an Engineering Diploma (1988) from The University of Patras, Greece, and MS (1991) and Ph.D. (1994) degrees from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) working with G.R. Gavalas. He was a post-doctoral fellow with M.E. Davis at Caltech (1993/94). His research group's accomplishments include development of 2-dimensional zeolites, hierarchical meso/microporous zeolite catalysts, and zeolite membranes. His work on zeolites has been recognized by the Donald W. Breck Award (2013) and election to the National Academy of Engineering (2015). Homepage: https://tsapatsislab.wse.jhu.edu