Juan C Idrobo Tapia

RD Staff

Juan Carlos Idrobo is a R&D Staff Scientist at Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences in Oak Ridge National Laboratory. His research consists in applying aberration-corrected scanning transmission electron microscopy techniques combined with monochromated high-energy resolution electron energy-loss spectroscopy to study the structure, electronic, magnetic, optical and phonon properties of materials. Idrobo holds Physics degrees from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia (B.Sc., 2000), University of Illinois at Chicago (master, 2003) and University of California (Ph.D., 2004).


“2018 Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher”: In recognition of ranking among the top 1% of researchers being cited in Cross-Field in Web of Science, between 2006 and 2016.


Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences

Specialized Equipment

Monochromated and aberration-corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopes