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Director: Dr. Zhiping Luo

 

Dr. Zhiping Luo (Director of IMREL, Group Leader, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: LS 129; Phone: 672-2647; E-mail: zluo@uncfsu.edu
Research interests:Fabrication of novel nanostructured materials with enhanced performance for energy-related applications; material structures through electron microscopy; material structure-property correlations.
Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/zhiping-luo
Research Website: http://zluo.fsufaculty.uncfsu.edu/

Members

 
(1)    Materials Physics Group

Dr. Daryush Ila (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: LSA 320; Phone: 672-2417; E-mail: dila@uncfsu.edu

Research Interest: Surface and Interface Processing at Nanoscale; Fundamental and applied ion matter interaction;Thermoelectric properties nanoscale materials (regimented quantum dots); Biomaterials and cell/matter interface studies

Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/daryush-ila


Dr. Zhiping Luo (Director of IMREL, Group Leader, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

 

Dr. John Mattox (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 319; Phone: 672-1652; E-mail: jmattox@uncfsu.edu

Research interests:Beamed Emission of AGN, Sustainability, Energy Efficiency,  and Renewable Energy Technology

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/john-mattox

Research Website: http://faculty.uncfsu.edu/jmattox/
 

 
(2)    Materials Chemistry Group

Dr. Cevdet Akbay (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 305A; Phone: 672-1943; E-mail: cakbay@uncfsu.edu

Research interests: Separation of small and large molecules using capillary electrophoresis and high performance liquid chromatography

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/cevdet-akbay

Research Website: http://faculty.uncfsu.edu/cakbay/Index.htm

 

Dr. Jonathan Breitzer (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 310; Phone: 672-1176; E-maill: jbreitzer@uncfsu.edu

Research interests:Cathode materials for lithium-ion batteries; sulfur-rich molecules; synthesis of nanoscale materials; demonstrations for chemical education

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/jonathan-breitzer

 

Dr. Shubo Han (Group Leader, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: LSA 334; Phone: 672-1303; E-maill: shan@uncfsu.edu

Research interests:Protein Interactions in neurodegenerative diseases, Nanomaterials, Biosensors, Electrochemistry

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/shubo-han

Research Website: http://faculty.uncfsu.edu/shan/
 

 
(3)    Biomaterials Group

Dr. Daniel Autrey (Group Leader, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 305B; Phone: 672-1354; E-maill: dautrey@uncfsu.edu

Research interests:Biological Raman spectroscopy

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/daniel-autrey

 

Dr. Ali R. Siamaki (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 320; Phone: (910) 672-1619; E-maill: asiamaki@uncfsu.edu

Research interests: Heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis; metal nanoparticles synthesis and characterization; metal catalyzed reactions including cross coupling reactions; and microwave and continuous flow reactions.

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/ali-siamaki


(4)    Computational Materials Group

Dr. Jairo Castillo-Chara (Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 313; Phone: 672-2062; E-maill: jcastill@uncfsu.edu

Research interests: Computational Chemistry

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/jairo-castillo-chara

 

Dr. Zhenlu Cui (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science)

Office: STB 415; Phone: 672-1164; E-maill: zcui@uncfsu.edu

Research interests: Multiscale Modeling, Analysis and Computation; Perturbation Methods; Complex Fluids, Soft Matters and Biophysical fluid dynamics; Approximation Theory and Computer-Aided Design.

Research Website: http://faculty.uncfsu.edu/zcui/

 

Dr. Alexander Umantsev (Group Leader, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Office: STB 320; Phone: 672-1449; E-maill: aumantsev@uncfsu.edu

Research interests:Condensed- and soft-matter physics, computational materials physics and biophysics; particularly processes of pattern formation, nonequilibrium thermodynamic and dynamics of interfaces, theoretical methods and computer simulations.

Faculty Website: http://www.uncfsu.edu/chemistry/faculty-and-staff/alex-umantsev

Research Website: http://faculty.uncfsu.edu/aumantsev/

 

 

 

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