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Affiliation: 
Exxon Mobil Research and Engineering Co.
Title: 
Manager
Department: 
Research & Development
Expertise: 
Breakthrough Research

Biography

Andrew Kaldor received his B.S. in Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley and his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry at Cornell University. He worked at the National Bureau of Standards in Gaithersburg, MD before joining Exxon in 1974. He worked in Corporate Research in a variety of assignments and has been the director of a number of its Laboratories. From 1993-1999 he was the Director of the Fuels Process Development Laboratory in Baton Rouge. He currently works in Clinton, NJ at ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company where he is the Manager of Lead Generation and Breakthrough Research. Dr. Kaldor has published over 100 technical papers in surface chemistry, chemical kinetics, laser chemistry and spectroscopy, laser physics, laser isotope separation, and catalysis, as well as holds over twenty patents. He received the Silver Medal from the Department of Commerce, as well as other honors. He has presented invited and plenary lectures at numerous international conferences. He has served on numerous advisory committees to Universities, National Laboratories, and to Government Agencies. He is a past chair of the trustees of the Gordon Research Conferences.