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Gleb Finkelstein

Professor of Physics
Box 90305, Durham, NC 27708-0305
093 Physics, Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708


Gleb Finkelstein is an experimentalist interested in physics of quantum nanostructures, such as Josephson junctions and quantum dots made of carbon nanotubes, graphene, and topological materials. These objects reveal a variety of interesting electronic properties that may form a basis for future quantum devices.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Physics · 2013 - Present Physics, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering · 2022 - Present Electrical and Computer Engineering, Pratt School of Engineering
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences · 2011 - Present Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, University Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel) · 1998 Ph.D.
Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (Russia) · 1991 B.S.