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Roger H. French

Contact Information
twitter: @frenchrh
Google Scholar Page: Roger H. French
Oricd: 0000-0002-6162-0532
LinkedIn: rogerhfrench
BS Materials Science, Cornell University, 1979
PhD Materials Science, Mass. Inst. of Tech, 1985


Kyocera Professor, Case School of Engineering, Case Western Reserve Unviersity 
CWRU Materials Science, Macromolecular Science, Biomedical Engineering, Physics 
Research Project and Interests
Optical Properties and Electronic Structure of Materials 
Long Range Interactions
Degradation Science of Outdoor Exposed Technologies
Data Science and Analytics
Distributed & High Performance Computing
Fellow American Ceramics Society
DOE Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (2010-2016)
IEA-PVPS Task 13 on PV Reliability (2014-2021)
Teaching and Mentoring Experience
Director Applied Data Science 
Exploratory Data Science
Modeling, Prediction, Statistical and Machine Learning
Publications and Presentations
R.H. French, H.V. Tran, Immersion Lithography: Photomask and Wafer-Level Materials, Annual Review of Materials Research. 39 (2009) 93–126. doi:10.1146/annurev-matsci-082908-145350.
R.H. French, V.A. Parsegian, R. Podgornik, R.F. Rajter, A. Jagota, J. Luo, D. Asthagiri, M.K. Chaudhury, Y. Chiang, S. Granick, S. Kalinin, M. Kardar, R. Kjellander, D.C. Langreth, J. Lewis, S. Lustig, D. Wesolowski, J.S. Wettlaufer, W.-Y. Ching, M. Finnis, F. Houlihan, O.A. von Lilienfeld, C.J. van Oss, T. Zemb, Long range interactions in nanoscale science, Rev. Mod. Phys. 82 (2010) 1887–1944. doi:10.1103/RevModPhys.82.1887.
R.H. French, R. Podgornik, T.J. Peshek, L.S. Bruckman, Y. Xu, N.R. Wheeler, A. Gok, Y. Hu, M.A. Hossain, D.A. Gordon, P. Zhao, J. Sun, G.-Q. Zhang, Degradation science: Mesoscopic evolution and temporal analytics of photovoltaic energy materials, Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science. 19 (2015) 212–226. doi:10.1016/j.cossms.2014.12.008.
Timothy J. Peshek, Justin S. Fada, Yang Hu, Yifan Xu, Mohamed A. Elsaeiti, Erdmut Schnabel, Michael Köhl, Roger H. French, Insights into metastability of photovoltaic materials at the mesoscale through massive I–V analytics, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B. 34 (2016) 050801. doi:10.1116/1.4960628.