Joseph Montoya

Research Scientist
Joseph Monteya

Joseph Montoya is a Research Scientist at Toyota Research Institute who specializes in designing software for the discovery of new materials. His research interests include catalysis, reaction engineering, solid mechanics, and corrosion engineering from density functional theory calculations.

Prior to joining TRI, he earned his PhD in Chemical Engineering at Stanford University (’15) and was a postdoctoral fellow with the Materials Project at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, where he developed tools for the automation of high-throughput simulations, dissemination of data on the web, and analysis of materials data for prediction of novel materials.