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Marti Checa Nualart

R&D Staff Scientist



Dr. Marti Checa is versatile nano-scientist with physics background and 8 years of research experience in nanoscience and nanotechnology in top-notch institutions in Europe (5 years) and US (3 years). Multidisciplinary and multiscale approaches to solve complex problems. Expertise in quantification of multidimensional datasets combining physical modelling and AI. Great communicator to expert and non-expert audiences. Passionate about solving scientifically relevant problems that have a meaningful impact in the society. Outgoing and social person. Curious traveler and beach volleyball player.

(2010-2014) BSc in Physics by University of Barcelona (UB)

(2014-2015) MSc in Advanced Physics by University of Barcelona (UB)

(2016-2020) PhD in Nanoscience by Institute of Bioengineering of Catalunya (IBEC) 



(2016-2020) Teaching assistant in the physics faculty at University of Barcelona (UB)

(2020) Postdoctoral researcher at Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2)

(2021-2023) Postdoctoral researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

(2023-Present) R&D Staff Scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)