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Rodney Smith

Assistant Professor, Chemistry

Research interests: inorganic materials, electrocatalysis, reaction dynamics, reaction kinetics, energy storage



  • 2012 PhD Electrochemistry, Memorial University of Newfoundland, NL
  • 2007 BSc Honours Chemistry, University of Manitoba, MB

Rodney Smith

    University of Waterloo