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Principal Investigator:


Qing Zhao

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University, 2018-2021

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering & Computational Science and Engineering, M.I.T., 2018
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University & Purdue University, 2012

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Postdoctoral Research Associate:


Manish Kothakonda

Postdoc since 2023

Ph.D. in Physics, Tulane University

Research: electrocatalyst, machine learning

Graduate Students:


Colin Gallagher

PhD student since 2023

B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Penn State University

Research: CO2 reduction


Chengyu Zhou

PhD student since 2023

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology

Research: nitrogen reduction reaction

Undergraduate Students:


Carmen Cheng

Undergraduate student since 2022

Research: single atom catalysts


Pax Makhura (2022-2023), MS student with thesis

Wali Siddiqui (2022-2023), Undergraduate student at NEU

Tanishka Kucheria (2022), Undergraduate student at NEU

Tyler Arnold (2022), Undergraduate student via REU-POWER program

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