Zhijian Sun

Zhijian Sun

Zhijian Sun

Masters Candidate, MSE

email: szhijian@seas.upenn.edu


Research: Addition of CdSe/CdS nanorods in ploymer composites for optical materials using electrospinning

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Jiapo Tai

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Jiapo Tai

M.S.E. Master’s Candidate

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Master’s Candidates

email: jiapotai@seas.upenn.edu

 


Synthesis and Characterizations of nanoscale supercrystals.
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Hyeong Jin Yun

Hyeong Jin (Jin) Yun

Post-doctoral Fellow, Former Member

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Applications of nanocrystals to energy conversion and optoelectronics (more…)

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Xingchen Ye

Xingchen Ye

Post-doctoral Fellow, Former Member

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Optical metamaterials, plasmonic nanostructures, rare earth nanomaterials, self-assembly

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Dianyuan Wang

Dianyuan Wang

Visiting Scientist, Former Member

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Controlled synthesis, characterization, and luminescent properties of rare-earth doped nanophosphors

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Danielle Reifsnyder

Danielle Reifsnyder

Chemistry Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis and characterization of semiconducting nanocrystals for photovoltaic applications.

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Tian Qiu

Tian Qiu

M.S.E. Master’s Candidate, Former Member

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Catalytic and photocatalytic properties of tailored structures made of metal oxides and quantum dots. Coating properties and coating technologies on ceramics. (more…)

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Jun Beom Pyo

Jun Beom Pyo

B.S.E. and M.S.E. Master’s Candidate

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Synthesis and characterization of alloys and intermetallic nanoparticles for electrochemical applications (lithium-ion batteries and fuel cells).

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Duraivelan Palanisamy

Duraivelan Palanisamy

M.S.E. Candidate, Former Member

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Measurement of Complex Permeability of Metal Nano-particles using Network Analyzer based on “single-turn coil” model. Micro-magnetic simulation study of the frequency dependent properties like susceptibility and loss tangent of the material
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Taejong Paik

Taejong Paik

Post-doctoral Fellow, Former Member

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Synthesis and characterization of nanophosphor for bioimaging and solar-cell applications
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Xiyu Liu

Xiyu (Julie) Liu

M.S.E. Master’s Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis and characterization of magnetic nanocrystals

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Pengchong Liu

Pengchong Liu

M.S.E. Master’s Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis and characterization of plasmonic nanomaterials. Morphology controlled coating of gold nanorods.

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Nikita Lisenko

Nikita Lisenko

B.S.E. Candidate in Materials Science, B.A. Candidate in Physics, Former Member

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In-situ cation exchange in binary nanoparticle superlattices.

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Dichen Li

Dichen Li

Chemistry M.S. Candidate, Former Member

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Research on magnetic nanocrystals for hyperthermia therapy application

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Weon-Kyu Koh

Weon-Kyu Koh

Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Shape control of colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals and their optical properties.

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Dong-Kyun Ko

Dong-Kyun Ko

Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Device fabrication and electronic transport studies of single and multi-component nanocrystal superlattices. Thermoelectric properties of IV-VI semiconductor nanocrystal assemblies.

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Dahlia Klein

Dahlia Klein

B.A. Candidate, Former Member

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Research on plasmonic nanocrystals including transparent conducting oxides and colloidal gold alloys.

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Yijin Kang

Yijin Kang

Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis of alloy and intermetallic nanoparticles and investigation of their catalytic and magnetic properties for fuel clel, electrochemical catalysis, energy storage, and data storage applications.

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Zac Iton

Zac Iton

B.S.E. Candidate in Materials Science, B.A. Candidate in Chemistry

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Microwave-assisted synthesis of oxide nanoparticles for smart-material applications.

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Tom Gordon

Tom Gordon

Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis and characterization of wide band gap semiconductors for solar-to-fuel photocatalysis applications.

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E. Ashley Gaulding

E. Ashley Gaulding

Materials Science and Engineering Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Investigates the affects of surface chemistry and composition on transport within semiconductor nanocrystal thin films, extending to heterostructured films formed from core/shell particles or multi-component structures.

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Albert Fan

Albert Fan

M.S.E. Candidate, B.S.E. Candidate, Former Member

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Nanocrystalline PbSe and PbS Thermophotovoltaics for Waste Heat Capture

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Angang Dong

Angang Dong

Postodoctoral Fellow, Former Member

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Self-assembled nanoparticle arrays and their collective property studies.

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Vicky Doan-Nguyen

Vicky Doan-Nguyen

Materials Science and Engineering Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis, characterization, and investigation of bimetallic nanoparticles for use in fuel reforming catalysis. Characterization involves usage of synchrotron light source (ESRF) for obtaining total scattering data of transition metal, bimetallic alloy, and magnetic nanoparticles.

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Benjamin Diroll

Benjamin Diroll

Chemistry Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Research on structural, electronic, and optical properties of nanocrystal thin-films as well as the optical properties of semiconducting nanocrystals, particularly anisotropic particles, in solutions.

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Jun Chen

Jun Chen

Ph.D. Candidate, Former Member

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Synthesis of oxide nanocrystals and investigation of their electrical and magnetic properties.

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Matteo Cargnello

Matteo Cargnello

Post-doctoral Fellow

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Optical metamaterials with low loss and tunability

Catalysis and photocatalysis for energy and environmental applications (more…)

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Han-Yu Tang

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M.S.E. Master’s Candidate

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Master’s Candidates

email: tanghanyu@gmail.com


Research on solution-base synthesized thermoelectric nano-composites materials.

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Haoran Yang

Haoran Yang

Post-doctoral Fellow

email: haorany@sas.upenn.edu

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Non-toxic and earth-abundant thermoelectric nanomaterials for waste heat recovery; Electrical and thermal transport in nanocrystal thin films.

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Jissy Jose

Jissy Jose

Post-doctoral Fellow

email: jissy@seas.upenn.edu

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Engineering 3D architecture of nano-catalysts based on Ceria particles and understanding the role of metal-metal oxide interface on catalytic activity, with direct applications in three-way catalytic convertors for the efficient reduction of toxic pollutants from automobile exhaust.

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Blaise Fleury

Blaise Fleury

Post-doctoral Fellow

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email: blaise.fleury@polytechnique.edu

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Nanoparticle formation mechanisms extended from classical to non-classical pathway for synthesis engineering. Nanoparticle assemblies self-driven or not for optical,electrical and energy applications. Major use of X-Ray characterization techniques and electron microscopy. (more…)

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Nicholas Greybush

Nicholas Greybush

Materials Science and Engineering Ph.D. Candidate

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Ph.D. Candidates

email: greybush@seas.upenn.edu


Self-assembly and characterization of plasmonic and luminescent nanocrystal structures.

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