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Daniel Huber

  • Asst Dir, Infrastructure, CEMAS
  • 1305 Kinnear Rd
    Suite 100
    Columbus, OH 43212
  • 614-643-3461


Dr. Daniel E. Huber earned his Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University in 2003.  After graduation he worked full time as a Research Associate for the Center for the Advanced Maturation of Materials.  In 2006 he was awarded a Fellowship from the CAMM and earned a Master of Science in MSE from OSU in 2007.  In June of 2007 he joined the staff of The Center for Accelerated Maturation of Materials and the Campus Electron Optics Facility at OSU as a Research Engineer and instrument manager.  In June of 2013 he assumed the role of Lead Instrumentation Scientist at the Center for Electron Microscopy and Analysis.  While working full time for CEMAS he completed his Ph.D. in 2017 and has further developed his role with CEMAS as the Assistant director of Infrastructure. Dr. Huber bring 15+ years of experience with 3D Materials Science, Titanium metallurgy, thin film physical vapor deposition and the associated FIB sample preparation for High Resolution Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy.  Extensive work in the areas of FIB, STEM and X-ray tomography have led him to address challenges related to the infrastructure needed to support large data sets, visualization, remote collaboration and artificially intelligent automated image processing routines.

As Assistant Director of Infrastructure at CEMAS, Daniel is responsible for maintaining facilities and building functions, communicating and expediting building service requests, development of existing and new instrumentation, inquiring about instrumentation development program and grants, and directing Information Communications Technology (ICT) including the remote operation of instruments and the digital theater classroom.

Daniel also oversees the FIB equipment at CEMAS.


  • January, 2007

    Experimental & Application Research Award.