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Ronald Quinlan

Ronald Quinlan

Assistant Professor

Forbes Hall 2006
(757) 594-7348


  • Ph D in Applied Science, The College of William and Mary
  • MS in Applied Science, The College of William and Mary
  • BS in Chemistry, The College of William and Mary


General Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Materials Chemistry


Electrochemical power sources to include lithium ion batteries, vertically oriented graphene based electrodes, and the analysis of power source degradation.


Dr. Quinlan received his PhD in 2009 for his research that focused on the chemical functionalization of graphene for advanced applications. After successfully defending his thesis he took at job at the US Patent and Trademark office before joining the research and development group of the Materials and Power Systems Branch at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock in 2010. In 2014 Dr. Quinlan joined the Molecular Biology and Chemistry department at Christopher Newport University where he continues his research in the fundamental chemistry of electrochemical power sources.

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