Clara Kim

Clara is currently an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania in the VIPER program, pursuing degrees in both Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. She joined the Goldberg group in the summer of 2022 and previously worked on upgrading ethanol to butanol through a catalytic cycle with Sabrine Cypher (Dr.). Now she works with Maura Gibbs on C-H activation and O2 insertion for gold-methyl complexes. In her free time, she enjoys taking long walks, listening to music, cooking, and exploring Philly’s food scene.