Dr. Robert M. Dunn

Dr. Robert M. Dunn

Dr. Robert M. Dunn

Robert Dunn is the Managing Director of the Center for Nano Science and Technology at the University of Notre Dame. The center explores new device concepts and associated architectures that are enabled by novel phenomena on the nanometer scale. It catalyzes multi-disciplinary research and education in nanoelectronics, molecular electronics, circuits and architectures. The center also facilitates collaborations among participating faculty from many departments in the university, as well as industry and government.

Dr. Dunn spent 33 years at IBM as an engineer, 25 years in management, including 13 years as an executive. Some of his assignments include Vice President, Server Technical Services; Vice President of Systems & Platforms and Corporate Manufacturing Staff; and Director of IBM Dublin Technology Campus, Dublin, Ireland.Dr. Dunn earned his B.Sci. in Engineering Science from the University of Notre Dame; his M.Sci. in Engineering Mechanics from Penn State University; and his Ph.D. in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Illinois.