Group Members

Current Graduate Students


Zhihui Miao 5th Year Graduate Student Organic Division B.S. (Chemistry): Southeast University Project: Pincer
Vineet K. Jakhar 5th Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Pincer
Ushnish Mandal 5th Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Pincer
Jhonti Chakraborty 4th Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Pincer
Alec Esper 2nd Year Graduate Student Organic Division Project: Pincer
Drew Beauchamp 3rd Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Alkyne Metathesis
Yu-Hsuan Shen 3rd Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: iClick
Rinku Yadav 4th Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Beta Alkyl Elimination
Deene Wise 2nd Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: Pincer
Courtney Sever 1st Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: TBD
Alexander Brodie 1st Year Graduate Student Inorganic Division Project: TBD

Current Undergraduate Students

Amanda Orta Santana Project: AT-III Aptamer Detection
Alexander Kane Project: iClick

Current PostDoc


Previous Group Members

Graduate Students

  1. J├╝rgen Koller (former member, 2006) currently: R&D chemist at Momentive Performance Materials
  2. Adam R. Carlson (Masters, 2007) currently: works at Zachry Constructions
  3. Andrew J. Peloquin (Masters, 2008) currently: Chemist, US Air force
  4. Roxy J. Lowry (PhD, 2009) currently: Assistant Professor, Shorter University, Georgia
  5. Matthew S. Jeletic (PhD, 2010) currently: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  6. Michelle Jurcak (Masters, 2011) currently: QC chemist, Alabama
  7. Muhammad J. Tariq (former member, 2011) currently: Professor in University of Peshawar, Pakistan
  8. Soumya Sarkar (PhD, 2011) currently: Post-Doctoral Scholar at Cornell University under direction of Dr. Geoff Coates
  9. Amrita Mullick (former member, 2011) currently: Process Engineer at AMAT Inc
  10. Kevin McGowan (PhD, 2013) currently: Pursuing MBA at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business
  11. Matthew O’Reilly (PhD, 2013) currently: Post-Doctoral Scholar at the University of Virginia under the direction of Dr. T. Brent Gunnoe
  12. Nicholas Huff (Masters, 2013)
  13. Jakub Pedziwiatr (former member, 2014)
  14. Andrew Powers (PhD, 2015) currently: Pursuing MBA at University of Florida, Hough Graduate School
  15. Hong Li (former member, 2015)
  16. Matias Pascualini (PhD, 2015) currently: Employed by Intel as Sr. Packaging Process R&D Engineer.
  17. Sudarsan Venkatramani (PhD,2016) currently: Postdoc at MIT.
  18. Xi Yang (PhD,2016) currently: Master program at UF.
  19. Soufiane Nadif (PhD 2017) currently: Employed by the Intel
  20. Stella Gonsales (PhD 2017) currently: Postdoc at Boston College
  21. Chris Roland (PhD 2017)
  22. Christopher Beto (PhD 2018)
  23. Weija Niu (PhD 2018) currently: Employed by Jordilabs
  24. Zhaocheng Wang (former member, 2018)
  25. Anson Cartwright (former member, 2018)
  26. Meng Jiang (former member, 2019)
  27. Tianyu Zhang (former member, 2019)

Undergraduate Students

    1. Corey M. Thompson (2006) currently a graduate student at Florida State University
    2. Melissa Clough (2007) currently a graduate student at University at Texas A&M.
    3. Joseph M. Falkowski (2009) currently a graduate student at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    4. Amy Selwach (2009) currently a undergraduate at University of Florida
    5. Jeffrey a. Culver (2010) currently a graduate student at Georgia Institute of Technology
    6. Chelsea Huff (2010) currently a graduate student at University of Michigan
    7. Claire Heifler (2010) Job at Honeywell
    8. Jorma Shores (2012) Graduated University of Florida, applying to Medical School
    9. Sean Meehan (2012) Junior at the University of Florida
    10. Trevor Del Castillo (2012) Ph.D. student at CalTech in the lab of Prof. Jonas Peters
    11. Mary Garner (2014) Ph.D. student at U.C. Berkeley
    12. Jared Waters (2018) Ph.D. student at University of South Florida
    13. Shaun Gallagher (2018) Ph.D. student at University of Washington
    14. Jessica Heller (2020) Ph.D. student at University of Minnesota

Post-Doctoral Scholars

  1. Dr. Junhua Luo (2005) currently: Professor, State Key Laboratory of Structural Chemistry, Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  2. Dr. Subramaniam Kuppuswamy (2010) currently: Postdoctoral scholar, University of Brandeis
  3. Dr. Saikat Dutta (2013)
  4. Dr. Cuijuan Wang (2015)