Jinho Park Won the Best Poster Award

2014

Jinho Park (Ph.D. candidate) won the "Best Poster Award" at the Materials Research Society 2014 Fall Meeting.

 

Congratulations to Xia Group

2014 

The Xia group received the Lab Safety Excellence Award from Georgia Tech for achieving a perfect score on the Lab and Chemical Safety Office’s (LCSO) Inspection!

 

World's Most Influential Scientific Minds

2014

Dr. Younan Xia was featured as one of the World's Most Influential Scientific Minds in the areas of both chemistry and materials science by Thomson Reuters, based on the number of citations per paper. Five former group members were also in the list: Dr. Yadong Yin (Ph.D. 2011), Dr. Yugang Sun (a former postdoctor), Dr. Dan Li (a former postdoctoral fellow), Dr. Jingyi Chen (Ph.D. 2006), and Dr. Benjamin Wiley (Ph.D. 2007).

 

Dr. Younan Xia Became an ACS Fellow

2014

Dr. Younan Xia was selected as a Fellow of the American Chemical Society (ACS).

 

Dr. Suk Ho Bhang Became an Assistant Professor

2014

Suk Ho Bhang (a former postdoc) accepted a position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Polymer Sciences at Sung Kyun Kwan University, Republic of Korea.

 

Dr. Xiaohu Xia Became an Assistant Professor

2014

Xiaohu Xia (a former postdoc) accepted a position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Michigan Technological University.

 

Dr. Sara Skrabalak Won ACS National Award

2014

Sara Skrabalak (a former postdoctoral fellow and a faculty member at Indiana University) was selected to receive the American Chemical Society (ACS) National Award in Pure Chemistry. There was a symposium organized in her honor at the ACS Spring Meeting in March, Dallas, TX.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Wenying Liu

2014

Wenying Liu passed her final exam (thesis defense) and became the 20th Ph.D. (first in chemical engineering) from the Xia group on 8/25/2014.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Shuifen Xie

2014

Yi Wang (a former visiting graduate student from Southwest University) received his Ph.D. degree and accepted a position of Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Chongqing Normal University, China.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Yi Wang

2014

Yi Wang (a former visiting graduate student from Southwest University) received his Ph.D. degree and accepted a position of Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Chongqing Normal University, China.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Maochang Liu

2014

Maochang Liu (a former visiting graduate student from Xi'an Jiaotong University) received his Ph.D. degree and accepted a position of Assistant Professor in the School of Power Engineering and Engineering Thermophysics at Xi'an Jiaotong University, China.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Sara Skrabalak

2014

Sara Skrabalak (a former postdoctoral fellow and a faculty member at Indiana University) was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Chemistry at Indiana University, Bloomington.

 

Congratulations to Dr. Yadong Yin

2014

Yadong Yin (a former Ph.D. 2001) was promoted to the rank of Full Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of California, Riverside.

 

Dr. Jingwei Xie Became an Assistant Professor

2014

Jingwei Xie (a former postdoc) accepted a position of Assistant Professor in the Mary & Dick Holland Regenerative Medicine Program and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha.