NEWS

05/20/2017

NSF-REU – Summer Research Fellow

Joel Chacko will join our lab on June 1st for Undergraduate Summer Research through the NSF-REU Program.

05/01/2017

Welcome

Welcome to our new master student researcher: Dongyang Zhang!

04/27/2017

Congratulations

Another award for Grant Shao: Congratulations on his Jumpstart for Juniors Grant.

04/23/2017

Congratulations

Congratulations to our 3 Senior Design Students DanSteven and James, 2nd prizewinners of the William R. Graham Materials Science and Engineering Senior Design Award.

04/22/2017

Congratulations

Congratulations to our undergraduate student Grant Shao for his Littlejohn Undergraduate Research Program Award.

04/15/2017

PURM Award – Summer Research

Christina Nordrum will join our lab for Summer Research through the 2017 Penn Undergraduate Research Mentorship program (PURM). This award is funded by the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy.

04/10/2017

VIPER – Summer Research

Mavis Athene U Chen will join our lab for Summer Research through the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER).

04/04/2017

PURM Award – Summer Research

William Spence will join our lab for Summer Research through the 2017 Penn Undergraduate Research Mentorship program (PURM). This award is funded by the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy.

03/28/2017

VIPER – Summer Research

Alexander Proschel will join our lab for Summer Research through the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER).

03/04/2017

Congratulations

Congratulations to our Master student Ziling for her Master Scholar Award

03/03/2017

Congratulations

Congratulations to our Master student Jintao for his Master Scholar Award.

11/21/2016

New Postdoc

Dr Hooman Yaghoobnejad Asl will join our lab on January 1st, 2017 as a Postdoc from Missouri University of Science and Technology.

11/17/2016

Visiting Master Student

Sven van der Meer will join our lab on December 4, 2016 as visiting associate from Dr Jeff De Hosson Lab at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. Sven will work with us for 6 months.

10/05/2016

Congratulations

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016: Congratulations to Dr Ben Feringa from the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.

10/04/2016

Welcome

Welcome to our new master student researcher: Rimjhim Chaudhary!

10/03/2016

Welcome

Welcome to our new PhD students: John Corsi, Chris Price, Sam Welborn!
(Chris will be co-advised by Dr Shenoy and Dr Detsi)

Welcome to our new undergraduate researcher: Olivia Ruiz!

09/22/2016

Welcome

Welcome to our new undergraduate researcher: Narelli Narciso!

09/16/2016

Welcome

Welcome to our master student researcher: Mark Cochrane!

09/15/2016

Welcome

Welcome to our 3 undergraduate researchers: Grant Shao, Gabriel Mickel and Richard Whitaker!

Upcoming events

Second International Symposium on Nanoporous Materials by Alloy Corrosion.
Date: September 23-27, 2016.
Location: Lake Bostal, Germany.
Symposium organizers: Jürgen Biener, Mingwei Chen, Jonah Erlebacher, Haijun Jin, Jörg Weissmüller.

Postdoctoral research opening

There is currently an opening in our lab for postdoctoral research in the area of Mg-ion battery. We are seeking for a highly motivated candidate with Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline. Desired experience: non-aqueous Mg electrochemistry or rechargeable  Mg-ion battery. This is an experimental research project but the candidate is expected to work in collaboration with the Computational Group led by Prof. Vivek B. Shenoy. Please send your C.V. and the contact of three references to Dr Detsi.
This position has been filled.

Graduate students openings

The 3DAFSN lab welcomes motivated graduate students of different educational backgrounds. Please contact the PI for more information about current research projects, but note that graduate students should apply for the PhD or Master program directly at the department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). Learn more about Penn Engineering PhD and Master programs.

Undergraduate research opportunities

Exciting research projects are available in our lab for highly motivated undergraduate students. If you are interested, please contact the PI for more information and send him your C.V. & transcript.