News

  • Three group members – Caroline, Andy and Yash – proudly defended their theses this week. Well done and best of luck to each of them!! May 27, 2022
  • Despite the masks, we enjoyed the 2022 UCI Department of Chemistry Edward KC Lee Symposium and Dinner tonight. May 25, 2022
  • We had a great time exploring gold electrochemistry and plasmonic nanocrystals with students from Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School in Santa Ana at today’s LEAPS (Laboratory Experiments and Activities in the Physical Sciences) event! March 13, 2022
  • Our paper with the Ge group on photobase-triggered formation of quantum dot epi-SLs is published in ACS Nano! January 23, 2022
  • Logan Brennan joins the group as a first-year Chemistry Ph.D. student! Welcome! January 15, 2022
  • Geemin Kim joins the group as a first-year MSE Ph.D. student! Welcome! December 5, 2021
  • Christian’s and Yash’s spectroscopic study of silica shell growth on gold nanocrystals was published in J. Phys. Chem. C – congratulations! October 20, 2021
  • Yash’s paper with our friends at NREL on β-Mn2V2O7 photoelectrodes is published in Chemistry of Materials ! September 17, 2021
  • Alex successfully defends his dissertation! Well done and best of luck! August 26, 2021
  • We welcome two summer students, Elise Nicol from Gonzaga University and Alex Vasquez, a 1st-year Physics ChAMP student! July 2, 2021