Dr. Johnson is honored to be presenting at the Office of Naval Research’s Distinguished Lecture Series in Arlington, VA on February 2, 2016, at the invitation of Lawrence C. Schuette, ONR’s Director of Research, and Mr. Anthony Smith, the Navy’s Director of its HBCU/MI Program.  The Distinguished Lecture Series benefits not only ONR’s leadership and program officers, but the local science and technology community, including NSF, DARPA, AFOSR, NRL, the Pentagon, as well as others from industry and academia.  Dr. Johnson will speak about the current global energy and environmental challenge, and the need for rapid deployment of advanced sustainable energy technology critical for maintaining global stability.