Welcome to our research group!
We investigate dynamics of molecular materials for environmental and biomedical applications
“…a stunning violation of our deepest American values, the values of a nation of immigrants: fairness, equality, openness, generosity, courage. The Statue of Liberty is the “Mother of Exiles”; how can we slam the door on desperate refugees?” — MIT president, Rafael Reif
Dae-Yoon Kim is awarded the Glenn H. Brown Prize, congratulations!
Ty Christoff-Tempesta and Andrew Lew are recipients of the H.F. Taylor Fellowship
Review paper “Beyond Covalent Crosslinks: Applications of Supramolecular Gels” published in Gels
Postdoctoral Associate, Dr. Dae-Yoon Kim arrives. Welcome Dae-Yoon!
Welcome to our new graduate student researchers Ty Christoff-Tempesta and Andrew Lew
Welcome to our new undergraduate student researchers Burhan Azeem and Josh Rhodes
Welcome to our new visiting scholars Shantanu Kallakuri and Benoît Koch
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