Student Research Organization (SRO)

SRO Objective: To establish and maintain collaborations for sharing knowledge with current and future students. This will be achieved through webinars, events, meetings, and presentations from both senior faculty and students alike.
Name: Brian Barth
University: University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Supervisor: Thomas Zawodzinski
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Microemulsions
 
Name: Sahana Bhattacharyya
University: Hunter College
Supervisor: Steven Greenbaum
Thrust: Thrust 1 & 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: NMR Measurements
 
Name: Brian Doherty
University: New York University 
Supervisor: Mark Tuckerman
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Post Doc
BEES Expertise: ab initio molecular dynamic simulations for structural and dynamic properties of DESs.
 
Name: Katelyn Edgehouse
University: Texas A&M
Supervisor: Emily Pentzer
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: DES characterization and encapsulation of DESs using functionalized graphene oxide.
 
Name: Tony Feric
University: Columbia University
Supervisor: Alissa Park
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Synthesizing NOHMS and electrochemical characterization of NOHMs based mixtures
 
Name: Carla Cecilia Fraenza
University: Hunter College
Supervisor: Steven Greenbaum
Thrust: Both
Academic Status: Postdoc
BEES Expertise: Fast Field-cycling NMR relaxometry techniques of solutions
 
Name: Sara Hamilton
University: Columbia University
Supervisor: Alissa Park
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Synthesizing NOHMS and electrochemical characterization of NOHMs based mixtures
 
Name: Md Ashraful Haque
University: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Supervisor: Mark Dadmun
Thrust: Thurst 1 & 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Characterization of soft materials using Neutrons (Neutron Scattering and Reflectivity)
 
Name: Muhammad Redwan Hassan
University: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Supervisor: Tessa Calhoun
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Nonlinear optical spectroscopy
 

Name: Luke Heroux
University: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Supervisor: Mark Dadmun
Thrust: Thrust 1&2
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Neutron Scattering
 
Name: Adam Imel           
University: University of Tennessee
Supervisor: Thomas Zawodzinski
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status: Postdoc
BEES Expertise: Structure and dynamics of microemulsion systems. 
 
Name: Jeffrey Klein
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Burcu Gurkan
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Graduate Student
Bees Expertise: Physical electrochemistry
 
 
Name: Emmanuel Mapesa
University: University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Supervisor: Joshua Sangoro
Thrust: Thrust 2
Academic Status:  Postdoc
BEES Expertise: Dielectric studies of NOHMs
 
 
Name: Sarah Mitchell
University: Texas A&M University
Supervisor: Emily Pentzer
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Small molecule synthesis and characterization, solubility studies of redox active species in DES
 
Name: Derrick Poe
University: University of Notre Dame
Supervisor: Edward Maginn
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Force field development for DESs, MD simulations of physical properties and EW predictions
 
Name: Nora Shaheen
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Rohan Akolkar
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: PhD student
BEES Expertise: Electrochemical engineering
 
Name: Xiaochen Shen
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Robert Savinell
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Postdoc
BEES Expertise: Electrochemical characterization of deep eutectic solvents and understanding the structure of the electrolyte-electrode interface
 
Name: Nicolas Sinclair
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Jesse Wainright
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: PhD Student
BEES Expertise: General electrochemical characterization, energy storage systems especially flow batteries
 
Name: Stephanie Spittle
University: The University of Tennessee Knoxville
Supervisor: Joshua Sangoro
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Graduate Student
BEES Expertise: Broadband dielectric spectroscopy, dynamic mechanical spectroscopy, differential scanning calorimetry, and FTIR analysis of DESs
 
Name: Tamar Zelovich
University: New York University 
Supervisor: Mark Tuckerman
Thrust: Thrust 1
Academic Status: Postdoc
BEES Expertise: ab initio molecular dynamic simulations for structural and dynamic properties of DESs
 
 
Name: William Dean
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Burcu Gurkan
Academic Status: Graduate Student
Name: Maria Escamilla
University: Texas A&M University
Supervisor: Emily Pentzer
Academic Status: Graduate Student
 
Name: Sara Jorgenson
University: Case Western Reserve University
Supervisor: Jesse Wainright
Academic Status: Graduate Student
Name: Ariane Marchese
University: Hunter College
Supervisor: Steven Greenbaum
Academic Status: Undergraduate Student