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SonBinh T. Nguyen
2015 Ryan Hall
Northwestern University
Dept. of Chemistry
Evanston, IL 60208
ph. 847-467-3347
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Group News

 

2014 Chemistry Reunion

The Department of Chemistry Reunion will be held October 10-12, 2014 in the Technological Institute (Tech) in Evanston. Student, postdoctoral and visiting scholar alumni are welcome to attend. 

 

Register Now for the Reunion!
http://www.chemistry.northwestern.edu/alumni/2014Reunion.html

 

June 23, 2014: The group welcomes summer student Mathew Du, who will be working with Sherzod Madrahimov under a prestigious WCAS summer research grant. This is Mathew’s second summer with our group.

 

May 21, 2014: Congratuations to Cornelius Audu for passing his Qualifying Examination.

 

May 6, 2014: Congratulations to Lily Mao for passing her Qualifying Examination.

 

May 1, 2014: Congratulations to Dr. Zhi An for a successful Thesis Defense.

 

March 14, 2014: The group welcomes undergraduate student, Nevena Burza, who will be working with Resham Banga under a prestigious WCAS summer research grant.

 

March 14, 2014: The group welcomes undergraduate student, Jean (Chih-Yi) Chang, who will be working with Giang Nguyen under a Summer URG.

 

February 2014: The group welcomes Zachary Meinhart!

 

September 24, 2014: The group welcomes undergraduate student, Kevin Zhao, who will be working with Sergio Garibay under a Summer URG.

 

August 16, 2013: Congratulations to Ryan, Ye-Seong, and Mitch for having their POP work featured in the August 5th issue of C&EN. See: http://cen.acs.org/articles/91/i31/Porous-Organic-Polymers-Tackle-Toxic.htmlr.

 

July 1, 2013: Dr. Emily Pentzer, a 2010 NU PhD graduate of the Nguyen group, joined the faculty at Case Western Reserve University as an assistant professor in July where she will establish her independent research program in synthetic organic materials.

June 26, 2013: The group welcomes summer students Matthew Du and Dominique Bruncko who will be working with Sherzod Madrahimov. This is Dominique’s second summer with our group.

 

June 21, 2013: Congratulations to Ye-Seong Kim, who is graduating from NU today with a BA in chemistry.

 

June 20, 2013: Three Nguyen group alums came back for the PhD hooding ceremony. From left to right: Dr. Ehow Chen (2012 PhD, joint with Geiger), STN, Dr. S. Archana Krovi (2013 PhD), and Dr. Prativa Pandey (2013 PhD).

 

 

June 19, 2013: Congrats to Zhi for his recent publication in Advanced Functional Materials. (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201300653)

June 18, 2013: Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Totten for a successful Thesis Defense.

 

June 17, 2013: The group welcomes summer student Meimei Li, who will be working with Bong Jin Hong under a prestigious NSEC REU summer fellowship.

June 12, 2013: Congratuations to Ryan Thaner for passing his Qualifying Examination.

May 29, 2013: Congratulations to Resham Banga for passing his Qualifying Examination.

May 20, 2013: Congratulations to Zhi and Giang for being selected to participate in Kellogg's Management for Scientists and Engineers Program for summer 2013.

May 1, 2013: Congratulations to Dr. Prativa Pandey for a successful Thesis Defense.

April 23, 2013: Congrats to Sourangsu and Zhi for their recent publication in ACS Nano. (DOI: 10.1021/nn400346r)

April 15, 2013: Congrats to Ryan Totten and Mitch for their recent publication in ACS Catalysis. (DOI: 10.1021/cs4001738)

 

April 14, 2013: Congrats to Zhi for his recent publication in Advanced Functional Materials. (DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201370075)

 

April 1, 2013: Congratulations to Cornelius Audu and Ryan Thaner who have been awarded NSF Fellowships.

 

March 19, 2013: Congrats to Resham and Anthony for their recent publication in Chemical Science. (DOI: 10.1039/C3SC50423A)

March 5, 2013: Congratulations to Zhi An for a successful Research Proposal (RP) defense.

February 28, 2013: Congrats to Sergio and Mitch for their recent publication in CrystEngComm. (DOI: 10.1039/C2CE26595H)

 

February 25, 2013: Congrats to Mitch for his recent publication in Chemical Science. (DOI: 10.1039/C3SC22268C)

February 14, 2013: Congratulations to Prof. Julianne Gibbs-Davis and her husband Prof. John Davis, both at the University of Alberta, for their double 2013 Sloan Fellowships. Juli, a Nguyen group alum, received her PhD degree from NU in 2005. John was a grad student at NU in the Physics department with Prof. William Halperin.

February 12, 2013: Congrats to Mitch for his recent publication in Chemical Communications. (DOI: 10.1039/C3CC40475G)

 

November 12, 2012: S. Archana's work with PNPs was published in Journal of Materials Chemistry. (DOI: 10.1039/C2JM35420A)

November 2012: The group welcomes Lily and Cornelius!

October 17, 2012: Congrats to Bill Hong who received the Best Poster Award for a postdoc at CMIDD's Seventeenth Annual Drug Discovery Symposium.

September 10, 2012: Ebo's work with MOFs was recently published in J.A.C.S. (DOI: 10.1021/ja3055639)

 

August 23, 2012: Congrats to Anthony who was appointed to the Molecular Biophysics Training Program of Northwestern University.

June 11, 2012: Ebo's work with MOFs was recently published in J.A.C.S. (DOI: 10.1021/ja302623w)

June 1, 2012: First year graduate student Ryan Thaner, was awarded the Allen S. Hussey award for excellence in teaching a 200-level course.

May 23, 2012: The group congratulates Byungman (BK) for successfully defending his thesis and earning his Ph.D.

May 18, 2012: The group congratulates Prativa for a successful Research Proposal.

May 5, 2012: The group congratulates Giang for a successful Qualifying Exam.

May 1, 2012: Group trip to Mt. Everest for a farewell-to-David lunch.

April 25, 2012: Congrats to Ebo for his recent publication in J.A.C.S. (DOI: 10.1021/ja300322a)

April 10, 2012: Congrats to Mitch and Giang for their recent publication in CrystEngComm. (DOI: 10.1039/C2CE06666A)

April 10, 2012: We applaud Giang in receiving an honorable mention for the NSF Graduate Student Fellowship.

April 4, 2012: Congrats to Zhi, Owen, and Bill who have had a manuscript recently accepted into the journal Small. (DOI: 10.1002/smll.201101131)

March 21, 2012: Congrats to Ryan Totten, for passing his research proposal.

March 20, 2012: Congrats to Ebo for his recent publication in Crystal Growth & Design. (DOI: 10.1021/cg201520z)