I-8 – Ceramic Proton and Hydride Ion Conductors


Organizers: Truls Norby (University of Oslo, Norway); Tor Svendsen Bjørheim (University of Oslo, Norway); Hiroshige Matsumoto (Kyushu University, Japan); Ryan O’Hayre (Colorado School of Mines, USA).

Maria Gomez

Mount Holyoke College, USA

Maria A. Gomez, professor of chemistry at Mount Holyoke College, received her PhD in theoretical Chemical Physics from Brown University. Her most cited work includes exploring the role of acceptor dopant on octahedral tilting and proton conduction pathways in perovskites, quantum annealing, molecularly realistic solvation models, coupling electronic and phonon mechanisms, and ion hydration.