Bryan R. Goldsmith

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
(734) 764-3627
Biography: 

A native of the San Fernando Valley near Los Angeles, Prof. Goldsmith obtained his BS in chemical engineering at the University of California Riverside (2010) and his PhD in chemical engineering with Baron Peters at the University of California Santa Barbara (2015). Prior to joining University of Michigan, Prof. Goldsmith was a Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow at the Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society in Berlin, Germany working with Luca Ghiringhelli and Matthias Scheffler.

Research Interests: 
Heterogeneous catalysis, homogeneous catalysis, amorphous materials, metal oxides, big-data analytics, first-principles modeling, molecular simulation, descriptors