JMH-2014Joel M. Harris

Distinguished Professor of Chemistry

 University of Utah

Spectroscopy under the Microscope:  Chemical Analysis in Femtoliter Volumes

Harris received a B.S. degree from Duke University and Ph.D. from Purdue University.  He joined the faculty of the University of Utah in 1976.  Harris is Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is also Fellow and Honorary Member of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy.  He was recipient of an Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship, the Coblentz Award in Molecular Spectro­scopy, the ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry Award in Chemical Instrumentation, the SAS New York Section Gold Medal Award in Spectroscopy, the Pittsburgh Analytical Chemistry Award, the University of Utah Robert W. Parry Teaching Award, the Benedetti-Pichler Award in Micro­chemistry, the Bomem-Michelson Award of the Coblentz Society, and the American Chemical Society Award in Analytical Chemistry.