Materials Research Scientist Air Force Research Laboratory
Dr. Christopher Tabor is a Materials Research Scientist within the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), located in Dayton, Ohio. He has been with AFRL for over 10 years, first as a National Research Council Fellow and then as a staff scientist, following his graduation with a Ph.D. in chemistry from Georgia Tech in 2009. He leads a multidiscipline team exploring room temperature liquid electronics for applications ranging from stretchable electrodes, physically reconfigurable RF functionality, and colloidal self-healing electronics. Dr. Tabor’s work has been highlighted in the defense technology media on multiple occasions and he has published over 35 peer-reviewed journal articles in the area of optical and electronic properties of metals with 2 patents and 7 additional pending patents.