2021-present

2022

– Yat is elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry. Congratulations!

– Yat is one of the Highly Cited Researchers for 2022 (Web of Science, Clarivate Analytics). Congratulations!

– Nathan Delaney joins our lab. Welcome! Sept. 2022

– Megan passed her dissertation defense. Big congratulations to Dr. Freyman! Megan also received a postdoc offer from Lawrence Livermore National Lab. Thank you Megan, for your great contribution to the lab, and look forward to continuing working with you in the future! August 19, 2022

– Anica received an internship to do onsite research at AFRL in Ohio for six months. Congratulations! August 2022

– Colin Chu, Leventi Ecsedi, and Ishan Roy join our lab as high school summer interns via the UCSC SIP program. Welcome! June 2022

– Chloe Cornejo joins our lab as an ACCESS summer intern. Welcome! June 20, 2022

– Congratulations to Dr. Wang and Dr. Chen! June 2022

– Shanwen and Mingpeng passed their dissertation defense. Big congratulations to Dr. Wang and Dr. Chen! It has been a pleasure working with you both. Thank you for your great contribution to the lab and wishing you all the best in your future endeavors! May 19, 2022

– Warmest congratulations on the birth of Ella’s baby (Rona)! Welcome the newest member to our lab! : ) April 26, 2022

– Dun receives 1 quarter Dissertation Fellowship for the 2022-23 academic year. Congratulations! April 25, 2022

– Dun and Anica are finalists in the Grad Slam sponsored by the MACES center. Congratulations. April 15, 2022

– Wow, we have five new graduate students this year: Qiu Ren, Xinzhe Xue, Ella Davidi, Sam Eisenberg and Riley Ball. Welcome to the lab!!! April 2022

– Emma Coester join our lab as an undergraduate researcher. Welcome! March 2022

– Sam Eisenberg and Ella Davidi join our lab as rotation students. Welcome! Jan. 3, 2022

2021

– Yat is one of the Highly Cited Researchers for 2021 (Web of Science, Clarivate Analytics). Congratulations!

– Riley Ball joins our lab as a rotation student. Welcome! Sept. 23 2021

– Dun receives the 2020-21 John & Grace Wang Award. Congratulations! July 20, 2021

– Eric Po Ching Hsu joins our lab as a new undergraduate researcher. Welcome! June 28, 2021

– Kristina and Nathan graduated from UCSC. Kristina will attend graduate school in Materials Science and Engineering at Columbia University. Congratulations! June 2021

– High school students, Anika Pandey, Aimee Wang and Donggeon (Steve) Kim, join our lab as summer interns through UCSC Science Internship Program. Welcome! June 2021

– Andrew Martinez joins our lab as a summer intern through the ACCESS program. Welcome! June 21, 2021

– Nathan received senior thesis honors! Great job. Congratulations! June 11, 2021

– Adam starts a new position at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. June 7, 2021

– Frances received a summer fellowship to work onsite at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Congratulations! June 2021

– Shanwen receives 1 quarter Dissertation Fellowship for the 2021-22 academic year. Congratulations! April 26, 2021

– Former group member, Martina Morelli (undergraduate researcher), will attend graduate school at Cornell University in the Fall. Congratulations! March 2021

– Bin’s paper “Printing Porous Carbon Aerogels for Low Temperature Supercapacitors” is highlighted by ACS, UCSC News, Physics World, The Academic Times, and a number of educational and scientific websites. Congratulations! March 10, 2021

– Bin’s paper “Printing Porous Carbon Aerogels for Low Temperature Supercapacitors” is featured as a supplementary cover in Nano Letters. March 9, 2021

– Anica Pinongcos joins our lab as a new graduate student. Welcome! March 4, 2021