Dr. Marcie Black is Co-founder and CTO of Bandgap Engineering, which has pioneered the development of highly tunable and inexpensive methods for nano-structuring silicon for application to high efficiency photovoltaic systems and high capacity Li-ion batteries. Marcie has worked in the semiconductor, opto-electronic, and solar energy industries for the past fifteen years. Before joining Bandgap, Marcie was a technical staff member in the applied electromagnetics group at Los Alamos National Laboratory and worked on a variety of nanotechnology and optical systems.
She earned her BSc, Masters and Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She has published over 30 articles in peer reviewed journals and three book sections and has two patents issued and numerous patents pending.