Dr. Renu Sharma received a B.S. and B.Ed. in Physics and Chemistry from Panjab University, India; M.S.and Ph.D. in Solid State Chemistry from the University of Stockholm, Sweden. Renu came from Arizona State University to National Institute of Standards and Technology in 2009, and is currently a Project Leader in the Nanoscale Imaging Group. Renu has been a pioneer in the development of environmental scanning transmission electron microscopy (E(S)TEM), combining atomic-scale dynamic imaging with chemical analysis to probe gas-solid reactions. She is Fellow of Microscopy Society of America, has given over 90 invited presentations, published 5 book chapters and over 200 research articles.