Neal R. Armstrong

Regents' Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Neal Armstrong Headshot

Chemistry 104
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
The University of Arizona
1306 E. University Blvd.
P.O. Box 210041
Tucson, AZ 85721

Additional Affiliations:

  • Regents' Professor of Optical Sciences
  • Director of the Energy Frontier Research Center for Interface Science: Solar Electric Materials

Specific Research Interests: 

  • Interface characterization and modification.
  • New molecular materials for energy conversion, light emission and sensing.
  • Surface photoemission spectroscopies (UPS, XPS).
  • Scanning probe microscopies.
  • Electrochemistry.


  • Ph.D., University of New Mexico, 1974
  • B.S., University of New Mexico, 1970