The Group

Graduate Students

Yong Kwon
Hyuk Yong Kwon

BA, Colgate University


Gregory Curtin

BS, Rochester Institute of Technology

Eyram Asempa
Eyram Asempa

BS, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology
MS, East Tennessee State University


Mawuli Deegbey

BS, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology
MS, Mississippi State University

Harrison Worster
Harrison Worster

BS, Roanoke College


Patrick Hogsed
MS, Western Carolina University
BS, Young Harris College

Undergraduate Students

Tony Kelly

Tony Kelly
Chemical Engineering

Former Group Members

Graduate
David Bowman (PhD ’15, postdoc at University of Minnesota, now self-employed)
Kushal Shrestha (PhD ’16, now at GlaxoSmithKline)
Judah High (PhD ’17, now at Applied Research Associates)
Sriparna Mukherjee (PhD ’17, postdoc at NCSU)
Jessica Gonzalez-Delgado (MS ’17, PhD student at NCSU)
Chang Liu (PhD ’19, postdoc at LANL, now at StoneWise)

Undergraduate
James Blew (NCSU Chemistry, 2010-2013)
Lyndsay Barnes (NCSU Chemical Engineering, 2011-2013)
Travis Morton (NCSU Physics, 2011-2013)
Kyle Virgil (NCSU Chemistry, 2012-2016, now chemistry graduate student at Caltech)
Jessica Gonzalez (UPR – Rio Piedras, Summer 2012, now chemistry graduate student at NCSU)
Alexey Bondarev (NCSU Material Science Engineering, 2012-2017, now physics graduate student at Duke)
Jason Brannock (NCSU Chemistry, Summer 2016)
Gabbi Ware (St. Edward’s University, Summer 2017, now chemistry graduate student at Texas A&M)
Jose Madriaga (CalPoly, Summer 2018)
Michael Davern (Wake Forest, Summer 2019)
Christa Parrish (NCSU Chem E, 2017-2018)
Drew Marshburn (NCSU Computer Science, 2016-2019)
Elena Mosham (Cal State LA, Summer 2021)
Tom Carney (NCSU Chemistry, 2019-2021, now chemistry graduate student at UNC-CH)
Victoria Wilkinson (Norfolk State University, Summer 2022)

Postdoctoral Researchers
Takashi Tsuchiya (2011-2013, DIC)
Daniel Ashley (2016-2019, Assistant Professor at Spelman College)

High School
Jonathan Chan (William G. Enloe High School – project SEED, 2011-2013, B.S. in Chemistry at UNC-Chapel Hill, now at Climate Corps)
Kylah Loftin (Knightdale High School – project SEED, Summer 2016)
David Torres (Wake STEM Early College High School, 2016, now at NCSU)
Nalin Gaddis (NCSSM, Summer 2017)
Sarai Bartolo Fabian (Bunn High School – project SEED, Summer 2018)
Edwin Lozada (Apex Friendship High School and NCSSM online, Summer 2022)
Aysha Abdulbasith (Athens Drive Magnet High School – project SEED, Summer 2022)