Author Archives: Ahmet Uysal

JPCL Cover

Raju, Pubudu, Michael, and Ahmet’s work has appeared as a supplementary cover of Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters! Phase-sensitive SFG spectroscopy and MD simulations reveal the emergence of oppositely oriented interfacial thiocyanate populations at high ion concentrations. Understanding the interfacial … Read More »

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An Emerging Leader: Amanda J. Carr

Congratulations to Amanda for being selected to 2021 Emerging Leaders cohort of Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. “An emerging leader is defined as a top researcher who completed their PhD in 2011 or later (10 years excluding career breaks). A … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (SFG Spectroscopy)

Separation Science group has an opening for a Postdoctoral Appointee to conduct fundamental research centered on liquid surfaces/interfaces of relevance to separation science. As part of an ongoing program that integrates advanced techniques in surface physics with inorganic, analytical, and … Read More »

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Welcome Derrick Poe!

Derrick Poe has joined the Separation Science group as a postdoctoral appointee. Derrick’s previous work focused on developing and manufacturing novel proteomic analysis tools for a biotech startup. This was followed by a return to academia, where his research focused … Read More »

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Welcome Andy!

Xiaoyu (Andy) Wang has joined Separation Science group as a postdoctoral appointee. Andy received his PhD of chemical engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology with Prof. Sohail Murad on the topic of “Using Computational Molecular Modeling to Study Transport Processes … Read More »

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Welcome Derrick Combs!

Derrick Combs has joined Heavy Elements group as a SULI student for the summer. He has a BS in Chemistry (Spring 2022) from Valparaiso University and is interested in pursuing a career in the chemical industry. He is most interested … Read More »

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Welcome Julia!

Julia Hoffman has joined Heavy Elements group as a SULI student for the summer. She finished her junior year in the BS in Chemistry program at Northern Illinois University. She is planning to attend graduate school upon completing her bachelors … Read More »

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Goodbye Pubudu!

We wish Pubudu farewell as he begins his career in industry at Intel in Oregon. Pubudu joined the Separation Science group in February of 2021 to work on simulations of anion adsorption at charged interfaces. He also contributed significantly in … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (Heavy Elements Chemistry)

Heavy Elements Group solicits applicants to fill a postdoctoral research position. The candidate for this new position will, in collaboration with, and supervision from other scientists in the Heavy Elements Chemistry group, contribute to ongoing research programs studying the periodic … Read More »

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Langmuir Cover!

Srikanth, Raju, and Ahmet’s work has appeared as a supplementary cover of Langmuir! Inverted bilayers of amphiphiles form spontaneously at the air/water interface in the presence of trivalent lutetium ions. The same amphiphiles form a simple monolayer in the presence … Read More »

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