September 15th 2017: Congratulations to Dr. Kaufman on successfully defending his PhD thesis!
July 9th 2012: Congratulations to Zhen. Her paper on "Synthesis and suspension rheology of titania nanoparticles grafted with zwitterionic polymer brushes" has been accepted for publication in Joural of Colloid and Interface Science.
March 27th 2012: Prof. Osuji has been selected to receive an Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award. The ONR YIP award is administered by the Office of Naval Research to support early career academic scientists and engineers who show exceptional promise for doing creative research. Prof. Osuji was given the award for his proposal, “Large Scale Directed Assembly of Nanowire Arrays for Photovoltaics.” SEAS link here.
March 9th 2012: Prof. Osuji has been selected to receive a 3M Nontenured Faculty Award. SEAS news here.
March 16th 2012 : The 50th New England Complex Fluids workshop will take place at Luce Hall, starting at 9am. Click here for more information or on the image below to download a poster.
February 14th: Meagan's paper on Stable Sequestration of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Self-Assembled Aqueous Nanopores has been accepted in JACS.
|December 9th 2011: Congratulations to Pawel and Candice on winning 1st and 3rd place respectively at the 2011 Department of Chem.& Env. Engineering's Langer Graduate Student Symposium. This year's symposium was organized by Diana Hu and featured Prof. Carl Thompson from MIT as the keynote lecturer, as well as an address from Dr. Terry Lieb from GE Corporate Research.|
December 7th 2011: Manesh and Pawel's paper on Magnetic Field Alignment of a Diblock Copolymer Using a Supramolecular Route has been accepted for publication in ACS Macro Letters.
October 25th 2011: Shanju and Candice's manuscript on "Directed Self-Assembly of Hybrid Oxide/Polymer Core-Shell Nanowires with Transport Optimized Morphology for Photovoltaics" has been accepted in Advanced Materials.
October 4th 2011: Congratulations to Diana on passing her area exam and being admitted to PhD candidacy!
September 28th 2011: Congratulations to Zhen on passing her area exam and being admitted to PhD candidacy!
September 10th 2011: Shanju and Candice's manuscript on "Liquid Crystalline Order and Magnetocrystalline Anisotropy in Magnetically Doped Semiconducting ZnO Nanowires" has been accepted in ACS Nano.
June 30th 2011: Meagan Mauter will defend her PhD thesis at 4pm in ML 107.
June 28th 2011: Shanju's manuscript on "Lyotropic self-assembly of high aspect ratio semiconductor nanowires of single crystal ZnO" has been accepted in Langmuir.
June 22nd 2011: Candice's poster presentation on lyotropic assembly of ZnO nanowires for solar cells wins Poster Award at the 85th ACS Colloids and Surface Science Meeting in Montreal, Canada.
June 20th 2011: Meagan's manuscript on "Antifouling Ultrafiltration Membranes via Post-Fabrication Grafting of Biocidal Nanomaterials" has been accepted in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.
June 19th 2011: Congratulations to Shanju who has accepted a position as an Assitant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Cal Poly.
June 16th 2011: The lab bids farewell to both Ajay and Maria. Maria is returning to Italy where she will graduate with her Master's degree from Univ. Rome. Ajay will start his position as Assistant Professor of Physics at IISER-Bhopal. Congrats to them both.
May 2nd 2011: Deadline for submission of AIChE abstracts
April 15th 2011: Manesh's paper with the Kasi Lab on PEO crystallization in LC block copolymers is accepted in Macromolecules.April 5th 2011: Graduate student Candice Pelligra has been awarded a prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
March 14th 2011: Manesh's paper with the Kasi Lab on shape-memory LC polymers is accepted in ACS-Nano.