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Open Postdoc Position (Computational Chemistry)

Separation Science group is seeking applications for a postdoctoral research associate to conduct fundamental research using computational methods in the area of chemical separations. The successful candidate will join a diverse team of experts to address challenging, fundamental questions in … Read More »

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New Funding to Study Extraction of Critical Materials

A team lead by Michael Servis receives $2.4 M over three years to study “Phase transitions and mesoscale aggregation in liquid-liquid extraction of rare earth elements. The team includes Brian Stephenson (MSD), Maria Chan (NST), and Subramanian Sankaranarayanan (NST). “For … Read More »

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New Funding to Study CO2 Capture from Air

A joint Oregon State-Argonne project receives $1.6 M over three years to study new chemistries for direct CO2 capture from air. Oregon State University chemistry professor May Nyman has been selected as one of the leaders of a $24 million … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (Graphene Based Materials)

Separation Science group has an opening for a Postdoctoral Appointee to conduct fundamental research centered on heavy element separations with graphene based two-dimensional materials, as part of a dynamic group with diverse expertise in separations that integrates advanced techniques in … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (X-ray Scattering)

Separation Science Group is seeking applications for a postdoctoral research associate to conduct fundamental research in the area of chemical separations. The successful candidate will work on research to improve chemical separations by studying liquid-liquid phase separation and the impact … Read More »

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Welcome Danielle!

Danielle Hutchison joined the Heavy Elements group as a postdoctoral appointee. Danielle’s previous research focused on synthesis and solution characterization of metal-oxo photoresist precursors and structural characterization of actinide materials at high pressure. She is experienced in single crystal x-ray … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (Critical Materials)

Separation Science group is seeking applications for a postdoctoral research associate to conduct fundamental research in the area of chemical separations. The successful candidate will join a diverse team of experts from across the Lab to address challenging, fundamental questions … Read More »

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Welcome Nicole!

Nicole Byrne has joined Heavy Elements group as a DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) fellow. She is a graduate student at George Washington University, in Christopher Cahill‘s group. Nicole will work with Richard Wilson on heavy element … Read More »

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Open Postdoc Position (Surface Spectroscopy)

Separation Science group has an opening for a Postdoctoral Appointee to conduct fundamental research centered on liquid surfaces/interfaces of relevance to innovative carbon dioxide capture chemistries. As part of a new collaborative program that integrates advanced techniques in surface physics … Read More »

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Goodbye Marek!

Good luck and best wishes to Marek Piechowicz at SHINE Medical Technologies. Marek joined Separation Science group in 2017 as a SCGSR fellow while he was a graduate student at the University of Chicago. He became a staff scientist after … Read More »

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