Prof. Hartland has been elected as a Fellow of the AAAS


He is being honored for distinguished contributions to the chemical physics of nanomaterials, especially ultrafast studies of the dynamics of electrons and phonons in metallic and semiconductor nanoparticles.  Prof. Hartland has been 

a member of the faculty at the University of Notre Dame for 15 years.  

He is currently a Full Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and serves as a Senior Editor of the Journal of Physical Chemistry.