Bart Riley ’85
Dr. Bart Riley has more than twenty years of experience in technology development and commercialization in advanced materials and energy industries.
Dr. Riley is currently responsible for R&D at A123Systems and sits on the board of directors. Prior to co-founding A123 Systems in 2001, Dr. Riley held a number of key technical and management positions at American Superconductor. Dr. Riley holds more than 45 patents and has published over 85 papers in the fields of advanced materials and energy generation, storage & distribution systems. Dr. Riley holds Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Materials Science and Engineering from Cornell University and a B.A. in Physics and Geology from Middlebury College.