Timothy Leftwich

Timothy Leftwich


  • Research Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
  • PhD, Chemistry, University of Delaware


Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, Riverside 2009-2011
Adjunct Professor, Gogebic Community College 2015

Timothy Leftwich brings expertise in surface science and analysis of materials to help researchers collect, analyze, and understand their XPS data at the Applied Chemical and Morphological Analysis Laboratory (ACMAL) surface analysis facility.

Research Interests

  • Surfaces and interfaces
  • Surface functionalization, thin films, photovoltaics and catalytic surfaces
  • Material characterization by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS (ESCA)), SEM, Auger and Raman spectroscopy