General Lab Information

Oxide Molecular Beam Epitaxy Group<

Ivan Bozovic

Senior Scientist, Group Leader


  • 2019-Present
    Department of Chemistry, Yale University (Adjunct Professor)
  • 2014-2019
    Applied Physics Department, Yale University (Adjunct Professor)
  • 2003-Present
    Brookhaven National Laboratory (MBE Group Leader, Senior Scientist)
  • 1998-2002
    Oxxel GmbH, Bremen, Germany (Principal Scientist and CTO)
  • 1998-2002
    Varian Research Center, Palo Alto, CA (Senior Scientist)
  • 1975-1985
    Belgrade University (Lecturer, Ass. Prof., Head of Physics Department)

Visiting Positions

  • Visiting Professor: Stanford; Univ. Notre-Dame (Namur, Belguim); ESPCI (Paris, France)
  • Visiting Scholar/Scientist: UC-Berkeley, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Yale University, LANL.


  • 1975
    Ph.D. in Solid State Physics, Belgrade University
  • 1970
    B.Sc. in Physics, Belgrade University


  • Honors: Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation Principal Investigator (2019-2024); MRS-Serbia Award for a Lasting and Outstanding Contribution to Materials Science and Engineering (2016, inaugural); Prize for Lifetime Achievements in Science, Serbian Krivak Association (2016); Van der Waals Colloquium Lecturer, Leiden, The Netherlands (2014); Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation Principal Investigator (2014-2019); Member, The European Academy of Science (Academia Europea, 2013); Max Planck Lecture (2013); Bernd Matthias Prize (2012); Foreign Member, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts (2009); BNL Science and Technology Award (2008); SPIE Technology Achievement Award (2004); M. Jaric Prize (1998, inaugural); Fellow of American Physical Society (1998); Fellow of SPIE (1997); Fulbright Fellow, etc.
  • Over 300 publications (cited over 11,000 times, h = 49) including 11 monographs and 30 papers in Science and Nature journals; over 250 invited talks at conferences.