Principal Investigator

Cafer T. Yavuz

Professor of Chemical Science Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering

Research Interests: CO2 capture and conversion, Water treatment, Nanocatalysis, Methane storage, Water capture and splitting, Porous polymers, Nanometals and oxides

Research Scientist

Thien S. Nguyen

Research Scientist

Research Interests: Porous Organic materials synthesis and characterization, Gas Capture, CO2 conversion, Organic Synthesis

Javeed Mahmood

Research Scientist

Research Interests: Covalent Organic Frameworks, Hydrogen evolution reactions, Oxygen evolution reactions, Electrochemical Water splitting, Porous polymers

Postdoctoral Fellows

Khamidulla B. Tukhtaev

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests: Organic Synthesis, Stereodivergent methods, Organocatalysts, Iminophosphoranes

Phil Woong Kang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Sujan Mondal

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests: Nanoporous materials, Gas storage, CO2 capture and conversion, environmental remediation, Heterogenous Catalysis

Kairui Liu

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests: Heterogenous Catalysis, DFT, Hydrogenation, Single atom catalyst, Hydrosilylation, Oxidation

Muhammad B. Asif

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interests: Water treatment, environmental remediation, membrane technology, Nanocatalysis, Heterogenous Catalysis

Zhonghua Xue

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests: Inorganic material, catalysis

Seokjin Kim

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests: Networks Polymer, Functionalized carbon materials, Catalyst, Hydrogen energy

Administrative Staff

Chengcheng Xu

Lab Startup Operations and Professional

Research Support

Wei Yang

Research Assistant

PhD Students

Azimet Karluk

Ph.D. Students

Research Interests: Nanomaterials, Catalyst, Ammonia gas synthesis, DRM

Anas T. Bintin

PhD student

Artem Rashevskii

Phd Student

Research Interests: Organic chemistry, Polymer chemistry, Porous Materials

Zainb Alismail

MS/PhD Student

Research Interests: Hydrogen production, Membranes

Wei Zhang

PhD Student

Eziz Naryyev

PhD student

Research Interests: Water treatment, Organic Synthesis, Catalyst, Porous Materials

Mona Almaghrabi

PhD Student

Yuxuan Shang

MS/Ph.D. Student