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David Wollman

Dr. David Wollman is Deputy Director, Smart Grid and Cyber-Physical Systems Program Office in the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).  Before joining the Smart Grid and Cyber-Physical Systems Program, he managed efforts within the NIST Physical Measurement Laboratory to maintain and advance the Nation’s electrical standards and metrology supporting the electric power industry. In addition, he has served in several other positions at NIST, including Scientific Advisor for the former Electronics and Electrical Engineering Laboratory, Program Analyst in NIST Director's Program Office, and bench-level scientist in Boulder, Colorado developing advanced high-resolution x-ray detectors. 

Awards and Honors:

  • Department of Commerce Gold Medal for his work to develop a globally-recognized smart grid standards framework (2011)
  • Microbeam Analysis Society (MAS) Kurt F.J. Heinrich Award for
    outstanding young MAS scientist (2002)
  • Department of Commerce Gold Medal for his work to develop and demonstrate an high-resolution x-ray microcalorimeter with applications in microanalysis and astronomy (1998)
  • NIST Jacob Rabinow Applied Research Award for his work to develop a new x-ray detector technology, demonstrate its performance and develop it to the point of commercialization (1998)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Xi, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Dave Wollman

Position:

Deputy Director, Smart Grid and Cyber-Physical Systems Program Office
Laboratory Office
Smart Grid

Education:

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Ph.D. and M.S., Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Michigan State University, B.S. (With High Honors), Physics

Contact

Phone: 301 975 2433
Email: david.wollman@nist.gov