Nico Hotz

Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Associate Professor of the Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Associate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Nico Hotz specializes in interfacial transport phenomena and thermodynamics in energy technology. His research focuses on heat, mass, and charge transfer on nano-scale surfaces for solar thermal applications, catalytic fuel reforming, hydrogen generation, fuel cells, and electrolysis.

Research Areas

Education

  • Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Switzerland) (2008)
  • Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (2008)

Mailing Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
Box 90467
Durham, NC 27708

Street / Delivery Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
140 Science Drive
Gross Hall, Suite 101
Durham, NC 27708

919-613-1305