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Rohan Akolkar

     Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering,
      F. Alex Nason Chair Professorship, and
      Ohio Eminent Scholar in Advanced Energy Research

 Email: rna3@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Electrodeposition (Zn, Li) for battery applications
  • Electrodeposition and electroless-deposition for nanoscale Cu interconnect metallization
  • Electrochemical growth of amorphous alloys
  • Electrometallurgy of multivalent metals, including titanium

 

Mahesh Ijjada

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    Email: mxi139@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Underpotential deposition in deep eutectic solvents
  • Electrodeposition for energy storage

 

Dai Shen

    Graduate Student Researcher, Doctoral Candidate

    Resume

 Email: dai.shen@case.edu

Research Interests:
 
  • Mass transport and kinetics in deep eutectic solvents
  • Kinetics and current efficiency of multi-step electrodeposition in high-temperature molten salts
  • Mathematical modeling of electrochemical kinetics and system efficiencies

 

Adam Maraschky

    Graduate Student Researcher, Doctoral Candidate

    Resume

 Email: amm356@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Electrodeposition for battery applications
  • Surface and interfacial phenomena

 

Yukun (Jack) Gong

    Graduate Student Researcher, Doctoral Candidate

    Email: yxg186@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Mechanistic studies of underpotential deposition
  • Atomic layer etching of metals

 

Nora Shaheen

    Graduate Student Researcher, Doctoral Candidate

    Email: nxs371@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Electrodeposition in deep eutectic solvent

 

Yan Sun

    Graduate Student Researcher, Master's Student

    Email: yxs766@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Coming soon!

 

Katherine (Katie) Steinberg

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

 Email: kjs116@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Electrochemical characterization of Cu and Zn systems in low-conductivity electrolytes 
  • Determination of electrodeposition kinetics in deep eutectic solvents

 

Tim Schwartzkopff

    Undergraduate Student Researcher

 Email: tfs35@case.edu

Research Interests:
  • Electrochemical atomic layer deposition

 

 

Alumni/Past Members

Xinyu (Sherry) Liu
Kailash Venkatraman
Jacob Blickensderfer
2013-2018 2015-2018
2013-2017
Research chemist at ECI Technology Process engineer at Lam Research
Process engineer at Lam Research
     
Ryan Gusley
Darshika Jauhari
Lu (Jack) Yu
2015-2017
2015-2017
2012-2017
PhD candidate at Columbia University
Maternity
Senior Scientist at Xerion Advanced Battery Corp.
 
 
 
Stephen Banik
Karun Kumar Rao
Alex Miller
2012-2016
2012-2016
2013-2015
Process engineer at Lam Research
PhD candidate at
University of Houston
Process engineer at Cooper 
Standard Automotive
 
 
Chang-Jung (Alan) Hsueh
Alan Long
Paige Altemare
2014-2015
2012-2015
2013-2014
Researcher at ITRI
PhD candidate at MIT
Engineer at Ecolab
 
 
 
   
Ajay Kumar
 
 
2012-2013
 
 
Researcher at Atotech USA