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Dr. Vicky Lynn Karen

Research Interests

Lattice theory and symmetry. Computational crystallography. Visualization/modeling of inorganic materials and interfaces. Structure-property correlations. Data clustering and  mining algorithms. Methods to standardize, relate and predict crystallographic parameters. Informatics materials research.


Research Chemist
Ceramics Division
Structure Determination Methods Group

Employment History:

Research Chemist, Ceramics Division, NIST
Research Chemist, Reactor Radiation Division, NIST
Research Scientist, International Centre for Diffraction Data, PA
NRC Postdoctoral Research Associate


Ph.D., Physical Chemistry
B.S., Chemistry


Phone: 301-975-6255
Fax: 301-975-5334