Visiting Faculty

Visiting Faculty

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Leta Woo

Leta Woo is a Senior Materials Scientist at CoorsTek Sensors and a visiting scientist at the Georgia Tech Research Institute. She received a B.S. from Georgia Tech and a Ph.D. from Northwestern University, both in Materials Science and Engineering. Leta was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Pennsylvania working primarily as a guest scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in the areas of solid-oxide electrolyzers/fuel cells and electrochemical gas sensors; she later joined the Chemical Sciences Division at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory as a staff scientist.  Leta has been with CoorsTek Sensors/Georgia Tech Research Institute since 2014. Her research interests include solid-state electrochemical sensors, structure-property relationships in electroceramics and electrocomposites, electrochemical characterization techniques, and exhaust gas sensor technologies, with a focus on NOx and particulate matter/soot.