Gustav Borstad
Postdoctoral Associate
(202) 478-8924

Gustav Borstad is a postdoctoral associate working with Tim Strobel on the discovery and characterization of novel carbon-rich materials.  He is also searching for optimization of properties such as hardness, optical activity and conductivity utilizing high-pressure techniques with spectroscopy and x-ray diffraction.  Gustav was previously working at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and his research interests include extended phases of matter, the hydrogen-bond under pressure, and computational and experimental approaches to material studies.


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