Gerdenis Kodis

Gerdenis Kodis

Assistant Research Professor, Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery

Bio

Gerdenis Kodis is an assistant research professor at the Biodesign Institute Center for Applied Structural Discovery at the Arizona State University (ASU), with a joint appointment in the Department of Physics Center for Biological Physics and the School of Molecular Sciences Center for Bio-Inspired Solar Fuel Production. Kodis’ research interests span the fields of artificial photosynthesis, molecular photonics and biophysics.

He received his Doctor of Science degree (Ph.D.) in Physical Sciences from the Vilnius University in Lithuania. Prior to joining ASU, he was a staff scientist at the Institute of Physics in Lithuania, where he designed and built ultrafast high-power lasers and developed laser spectroscopy techniques to study various molecular materials. He founded the Arizona registered photonics products brokerage company, Magic Photonics LLC.