Up close and personal: Javan Haley

This week's Graphene-info personal interview features Javan Haley. If you wish to be featured, contact us here.

  • Javan Haley: works for the DoD at Joint Base MDL, NJ taking care of shipping and receiving cargo for the base as a materials handler. Also serves as 'Dirt Boy' in the NJ ANG. I am a graphene evangelist who has been researching graphene daily since 2010. I also recently started a graphene-focused blog where I want to provide a trove of graphene information for the public to chew on.

  • What was the last book you read? 'The Richest Man in Babylon', by George S. Clason.
  • And the last movie you saw? 'Despicable Me 2', which I watched with my two boys.
  • Tell us a couple of things you have on your desk at work: a computer, bottle of water, daily coffee, and a notebook with a few of my inventions in it.
  • What’s your favorite food? a New York strip steak prepared by my wife. She learned how to cook it from watching a Gordon Ramsay video. I'm going to have to ask her to make me one now, lol.
  • What was your latest travel destination? The Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ. It is an amazing place and you can see the Statue of Liberty from the balcony.
  • What was the last music CD you listened to? Sogno by Andrea Bocelli.
  • What is the object you'd most like to 3D print? A whole city.
  • Who would you most like to sit next to on a long flight? (dead or alive): I would sit by Nikola Tesla and ask him a billion questions.
  • What are you most excited about regarding Graphene? There is so much to be excited for, but if I had to choose one thing, it would be it's use in energy. There are going to be unfathomable breakthroughs with graphene in the production, storage, transmission and conversion of energy.
Posted: Apr 01,2015 by Roni Peleg