Welcome to our research group!

We investigate dynamics of molecular materials for environmental and biomedical applications


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Group News

7/2018
Dae-Yoon Kim is awarded the Glenn H. Brown Prize, congratulations!

6/2018
Ty Christoff-Tempesta and Andrew Lew are recipients of the H.F. Taylor Fellowship

5/2018
Review paper “Beyond Covalent Crosslinks: Applications of Supramolecular Gels” published in Gels

3/2018
Postdoctoral Associate, Dr. Dae-Yoon Kim arrives. Welcome Dae-Yoon!

9/2017
Welcome to our new graduate student researchers Ty Christoff-Tempesta and Andrew Lew

6/2017
Welcome to our new undergraduate student researchers Burhan Azeem and Josh Rhodes

4/2017
Welcome to our new visiting scholars Shantanu Kallakuri and Benoît Koch

10/2016
Lab construction is complete
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Dr. Jia Tian arrives. Welcome Jia!
Our lab welcomes Olivia Saouaf and Cynthia Lo as undergraduate researchers

6/2016  Graduate student William Robin Lindemann receives an NSF Graduate Student Fellowship. Congratulations Robin!

4/2016  Construction of our lab and office space begins

1/2016  Graduate student William Robin Lindemann is the recipient of the Gilbert Y Chin Graduate Student Fellowship. Congratulations Robin!

11/2015  Prof. Ortony joins the faculty in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering

9/2015  Construction of the Ortony Lab enters the planning stages

 

 

 

 

 

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