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Abdul-Rashed, Shukree

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Frontier Group
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Abraham, Brittany

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Nilsson Group
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Aguilera, Maria

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Neidig Group
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Alachouzos, George

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Frontier Group
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Alvarez-Hernandez, Jose

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Bren Group
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Arevalo, Diego

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Miller Group
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Auvray, Thomas

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('20)
  • Matson Group
  • (585) 276-8767
  • B50 Hutchison Hall

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Bakas, Nikki

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Neidig Group
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Baker, Tessa

  • NMR/Safety
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Ballirano, Ryan

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Kennedy Group
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Barnett, Brandon

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Organometallic chemistry, porous materials, molecular separations, catalysis

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Bassler, Daniel

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Schröder Group
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Bennett, John

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Fasan Group
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Bhatia, Shilpa

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Neidig Group
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Boeckman, Robert K., Jr.

  • Marshall D. Gates, Jr. Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus

Interests: Total synthesis of alkaloids, terpenes, antibiotics, and antitumor agents; development of new synthetic methodology; applications of con­formational theory

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Bortz, Andrew

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Fasan Group
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Bossion, Duncan

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('20)
  • Huo Group
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Boyle, Linda

  • Accounting Bookkeeper
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Bren, Kara L.

  • Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Bioinorganic and biophysical chemistry

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Brennessel, William

  • X-ray Crystallographer & Scientist
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Brewster, David

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Knowles Group

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Canfield, Amanda

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Chakraborty, Sourav

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('20)
  • Matson Group
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Chen, Xinxian

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Chowdhury, Sutirtha

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Huo Group
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Christensen, Erin

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Krauss Group
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Clark, Robin

  • Graduate Coordinator & Course Administrator
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Cogan, Nicole

  • Graduate Student ('09)
  • Krauss Group
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Contestabile, Deborah

  • Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Program & Development Office
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Curran, Daniel

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Neidig Group

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DeCicco, Ethan

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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DeLouise, Lisa A.

  • Associate Professor of Dermatology
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Engineering Smart Bandage Bio Nanomaterials for Healing Skin

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DeMuth, Joshua

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Neidig Group
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Detloff, David

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Diaz, Steven

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • McCamant Group
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DiBenedetto, Tarah

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Jones Group
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Dinnocenzo, Joseph P.

  • Professor of Chemistry

Interests: Mechanistic and physical organic chemistry

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Dissanayake, Madushanka

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('19)
  • Matson Group
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Distaffen, Hannah

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Nilsson Group
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Dolan, Donna J.

  • Department Receptionist and Purchaser
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Drake, Valerie

  • Editorial Assistant (J. Am. Chem. Soc.)
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Dunman, Paul

  • Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

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Interests: Use of S. aureus and A. baumannii as model organisms to study bacterial pathogenesis and develop novel strategies for the therapeutic intervention of bacterial infections

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Ebetino, Frank Hal

  • Professor of Chemistry, Research

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Interests: Medicinal chemistry and drug design, including bisphosphonates and bone targeted drugs for arthritis and cancer, receptor agonists/antagonists, and epigenetic enzyme inhibitors

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Edwards, Emily

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Bren Group
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Eisenberg, Richard

  • Tracy H. Harris Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus

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Interests: Inorganic and organometallic chemistry; synthesis, structure and reaction chemistry

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Ermolenko, Dmitri

  • Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Interests: Mechanisms of protein synthesis; Single–molecule microscopy; Mechanics of molecular motors

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Fagan, Cody

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Schröder Group
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Farag, Marwa

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('19)
  • Huo Group
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Farid, Samir

  • Professor of Chemistry, Research

Interests: Photo-induced Electron Transfer Reactions

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Farrar, James M.

  • Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

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Interests: Dynamical studies of low energy ion-molecule reactions in the gas phase; imaging studies of collisions; photochemistry of size-selected ionic clusters

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Fasan, Rudi

  • Andrew S. Kende Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Organic chemistry and chemoenzymatic synthesis; asymmetric biocatalysis; protein engineering; bioorganic chemistry and chemical biology

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Fertig, Alex

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Matson Group
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Franco, Ignacio

  • Associate Professor of Chemistry
    Assistant Professor Physics
    Leonard Mandel Faculty Fellow

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Interests: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

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Frontier, Alison J.

  • Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Synthetic organic chemistry; synthesis of bioactive natural products; pericyclic reactions; asymmetric catalysis; cationic cascades

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Garzon, Antonio

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Franco Group
Sina Ghaemmaghami

Ghaemmaghami, Sina

  • Associate Professor
  • Director of Undergraduate Research in the College

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Interests: Protein folding and degradation; Neurodegenerative diseases and aging; Prion biology; Proteomics

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Ghosh, Maitrayee

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Huo Group
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Girten, William

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Krauss Group
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Goerl, Katie

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Kennedy Group
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Grossfield, Alan

  • Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Interests: Investigating membranes and membrane proteins via computer simulation

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Gu, Yu

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Fasan Group

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Hafensteiner, Benjamin

  • Faculty Lecturer

Interests: Chemical education; total synthesis of natural products; organic synthesis; reaction invention and investigation; cascade reactions

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Han, Ji Won

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Bren Group
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Harrington, Patrick

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('19)
  • Paradine Group
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Haze, Olesya

  • Scientist
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Hernandez, Jackson

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Frontier Group
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Hickey, Joseph

  • Technical Associate
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Holt, Connor

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Frontier Group
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Houghtling, Kaitlyn

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Paradine Group
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Huo, Pengfei

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Physical and theoretical chemistry; ab-initio dynamics for understanding chemistry; photo physics of solar energy conversion

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Iannuzzelli, Jacob

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Fasan Group

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Jagrosse, Melissa

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Nilsson Group
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Jelušic, Jana

  • Laboratory Technician
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Jones, William D.

  • Charles F. Houghton Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Mechanistic Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis

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Jones, Christopher

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Nilsson Group

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Kadam, Abhishek

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('20)
  • Kennedy Group
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Keedakkatt Puthenpeedikakkal, Anees Mohammed

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Kennedy, C. Rose

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Catalysis & Synthetic Methods, Organometallic Chemistry, Mechanistic & Physical Organic Chemistry

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Kim, Chang Woo

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('19)
  • Franco Group
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Klaczko, Michael

  • Graduate Student ('18)
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Knowles, Kathryn

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Inorganic Materials Chemistry

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Koch, Melissa

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Knowles Group
Todd D. Krauss

Krauss, Todd D.

  • Professor of Chemistry
    Professor of Optics
  • Chair, Chemistry Department

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Interests: Materials Chemistry and Physics of Colloidal Nanoscale Semiconductors

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Kreilick, Robert W.

  • Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Interests: Magnetic and Electrical Properties of Solids: Rapid Motion in Solids, Structure of Solids, Energy Transfer in Solids

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Krugh, Thomas R.

  • Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Interests: Biophysical chemistry; structural analysis of biomolecules, energy minimization and molecular dynamics calculations

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Kuitems, Anna

  • Staff Accountant

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Lasher, Emily

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Paradine Group
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Le, Jennifer

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Bren Group
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Lee, Joohyun

  • Graduate Student ('10)
  • McCamant Group
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Li, Xinyang

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Huo Group
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Liberatore, Paul

  • Stockroom Manager & Staff Accountant
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Liu, Ningyu

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Fasan Group
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Lobenstine, Eric

  • Manager of Computers and Network

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Mandal, Arkajit

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Huo Group
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Marchetti, Al

  • Senior Scientist
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Mark, Analuz (Changano)

  • Graduate Student ('14)
  • Dinnocenzo Group
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Mathews, David H.

  • Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Interests: Computational biology of RNA, including structure prediction, molecular dynamics, and genomics

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Matson, Ellen

  • Wilmot Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry

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McCamant, David W.

  • Associate Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Ultrafast spectroscopy of molecular dynamics in photochemistry; mechanisms of vibrational relaxation

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McClelland, Kevin

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('20)
  • Krauss Group
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McGarry, Lynda

  • Development Administrator & Alumni Relations
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Mejia Restrepo, Leopoldo

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Franco Group
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Meyer, Rachel

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Matson Group
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Miller, Benjamin L.

  • Professor of Dermatology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics
    Professor of the Institute for Optics

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Interests: Developing new strategies for the sequence-selective recognition of RNA, and using the optical properties of nanostructured materials for the production of novel biosensors

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Milosavljevic, Aleksa

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Frontier Group
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Mocherla, Vijay Sai

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Moore, Eric

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Fasan Group
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Mort, Brendan

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Research
  • Director of the Center for Integrated Research and Computing

Interests: High performance computing; application of computing technology to chemistry and biology; computational chemistry algorithm development; molecular dynamics simulations, electronic structure theory

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Muenter, John S.

  • Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Interests: Spectroscopic Studies of Molecular Properties and Dynamics

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Müller, Astrid M.

  • Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

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Interests: Interests: Developing new multimetallic nanomaterials for sustainable energy, green chemistry, and biomedical applications, and understanding what materials properties drive functionality

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Nachtigall, Olaf

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('18)
  • Jones Group
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Nam, Donggeon (Albert)

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Fasan Group
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Neate, Peter

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('17)
  • Neidig Group
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Neidig, Michael L.

  • Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Physical-inorganic chemistry and catalysis

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Nilsson, Bradley L.

  • Associate Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Peptide self-assembly; amyloid peptides; amyloid-inspired materials; bioorganic chemistry; supramolecular chemistry

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Niziol, Justin

  • Instructor

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O'Connell, Terry

  • Manager of Technical Staff and Instrumentation
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Olsen, John-Carl

  • Assistant Professor of Teaching

Interests: Chemical education; topologically non-trivial molecules and metal-ligand assemblies; nanoparticles for drug delivery; total synthesis

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Paradine, Shauna

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Organic Chemistry and Organometallic Chemistry

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Petel, Brittney

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Matson Group
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Piontkowski, Zachary

  • Graduate Student ('14)
  • McCamant Group
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Porosoff, Marc D.

  • Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

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Interests: CO2 Reduction; Heterogeneous Catalysis; Catalyst Structure-Property Relationships; C1 Chemistry; Upgrading Light Alkanes

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Potenzino, Robert

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Fasan Group

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Quigley, Elena

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Nilsson Group

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Radovic, Aleksa

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Neidig Group
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Ren, Xinkun

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('18)
  • Fasan Group
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Ritz, Mikhaila

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Jones Group
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Rodina, Darya

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Rothberg, Lewis

  • Professor of Chemistry
    Professor of Chemical Engineering

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Interests: Polymer electronics; optoelectronic devices; light-emitting diodes; thin-film transistors; photodetectors; xerographic photoreceptors; biological sensors; electrooptic modulators

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Salamatian, Alison

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Sanchez Lievanos, Karla Rosalia

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Knowles Group
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Sandoval, Juan

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • McCamant Group
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Saseendran Anitha, Abhijith

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Fasan Group
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Savage, Dennis

  • Scientist
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Schreiber, Eric

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Matson Group
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Schröder, Wolf-Udo

  • Professor of Chemistry
    Professor of Physics

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Interests: Dynamics of Complex Nuclear Reactions at intermediate and high energies

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Sears, Jeffrey

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Neidig Group
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Serrino, Pete

  • Senior Lab Engineer
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Shelton, Jacob

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Knowles Group
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Shestopalov, Alexander A.

  • Associate Professor; Scientist, Laboratory for Laser Energetics

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Interests: Surface Chemistry; Organic Chemistry; Surface Patterning; Nanostructured Materials; Interfacial Thermodynamics

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Shojaie, Jalil

  • Senior Lab Engineer/Chemist
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Simolo, Ken

  • Assistant Chair for Administration
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Smith, Rebecca

  • Graduate Student ('11)
  • Bren Group
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Smith, Barbara

  • Accounting Bookkeeper
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Smyder, Julie

  • Graduate Student ('05)
  • Krauss Group
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Snaith, Barbara

  • Administrative Assistant to the Chair
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Srinivasan, Venkat

  • Postdoctoral Fellow ('16)
  • Boeckman Group
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Stair, James

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Stroka, Jesse

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Bren Group
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Swarup, Prakhar

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Huo Group
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Swovick, Peter

  • Graduate Student ('19)

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Tang, Ching W.

  • Emeritus Professor

Interests: Organic Electronics; Thin-Film Devices; Display Technology; Organic Light Emitting Diodes; Organic Solar Cells; II-VI Semiconductors; CdTe Solar Cells; Thin-Film Deposition & Characterization

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Tariq, Mehrin

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Knowles Group
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Teng, Ray

  • Research/Facilities Coordinator
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Tinoco Valencia, Antonio

  • Graduate Student ('15)
  • Fasan Group
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Tiwari, Vishal

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Franco Group
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Toder, Bruce

  • Instructor
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Tumiel, Trevor

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Krauss Group
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Turner, Douglas H.

  • Professor of Chemistry

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Interests: Biophysical chemistry: nucleic acid structure and function, RNA folding, therapeutics, and prediction of structure from sequence

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Vaith, Jakub

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Paradine Group
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VanderWeide, Andrew

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Jones Group
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Vargas, David

  • Graduate Student ('17)
  • Fasan Group
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Vitali, Francesca

  • Research Scientist

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Wan, Suchen

  • Graduate Student ('19)
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Wang, Liwei

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Rothberg Group
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Welch, Jade

  • Graduate Student ('13)
  • Nilsson Group
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Wellawatte, Geemi

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • White Group
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Wheeler, Doris

  • Business Office Manager and Senior Accountant
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White, Andrew

  • Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

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Wolford, Nikki

  • Graduate Student ('16)
  • Neidig Group

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Yanchik, Francine

  • Graduate Student ('18)
  • Nilsson Group
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York, Elly

  • Technical Associate
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Young, Ralph

  • Senior Scientist

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Zhang, Bufan

  • Graduate Student ('19)
  • Neidig Group
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Zhao, Jianbo

  • Graduate Student ('13)
  • Turner Group