Principal Investigator  
Bart M. Bartlett, Associate Professor of Chemistry
Hometown: St. Louis, MO | e-mail: bartmb
Washington University in St. Louis, A.B. summa cum laude, Chemistry, 2000
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, 2005
University of California, Berkeley, UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow, 2005 - 2008
University of Michigan, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2008 - 2014
Washington Universtiy in St. Louis, Clark Way Harrison Visiting Professor of Chemistry, 2017
Graduate Students  
Andrew G. Breuhaus-Alvarez, 3rd year inorganic chemistry doctoral candidate
Hometown: Issaquah, WA | e-mail: breuhaa
Western Washington University, B.S. Physics & Chemistry, 2015
Dissertation project: determining mechanisms of oxygen-evolution electrocatalysts coupled to light-absorbing semiconductors
Adam J. Crowe, 4th year inorganic chemistry doctoral candidate
Hometown: Sterling Heights, MI | e-mail: ajcrowe
Wayne State University, B.S. summa cum laude, Biochemistry, 2014
Dissertation project: synthesis and electrochemical characterization of electrolytes and electrode materials for Mg2+-ion batteries
Samuel L. Esarey, 5th year materials chemistry doctoral candidate
Hometown: Blairsville, PA | e-mail: slesarey
Denison University, B.S. cum laude, Chemistry, 2013
Dissertation project: synthesis of metastable oxide catalysts for (photo)electrochemical oxygen evolution
Kori McDonald, 2nd year materials chemistry graduate student
Hometown: Durham, NC | e-mail: korimc
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, B.S. Chemistry summa cum laude, 2016.
Diessertation project: low temperature syntheses of catalytically active colloidal oxide nanocrystals
Aaron D. Proctor, 4th year materials chemistry doctoral candidate
Hometown: Springfield, MO | e-mail: aarproct
Missouri State University, B.S. summa cum laude, Chemistry, 2012
Missouri State University, M. S. Chemistry, 2014
Dissertation project: chemoselective photoelectrochemical oxidation reactions of organic substrates on semiconductors
Postdoctoral Fellows  
John L. DiMeglio
Hometown: Staten Island, NY | e-mail: jldime
Muhlenberg College, B.S. Chemistry with honors, 2010
University of Delaware, Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry, 2016
Research project: mechanisms of oxidation reactions on semiconductor photoelectrodes
Daniel A. McCurry
Hometown: Edgewater, NJ | e-mail: dmcurr
State University of New York at Binghamton, B.S. summa cum laude, Chemistry, 2011
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry, 2016
Research project: air-stable synthesis of lead halide perovskite solar cells
Rotation Students  
Bradley D. Terry, 1st year inorganic chemistry rotation student
Hometown: Waterford, MI | e-mail bdterry
Oakland University, B.S. magna cume laude, Chemistry & Physics, 2017
Rotation project: measuring electron transfer rates at semiconductor oxide/non-aqueous liquid interfaces
Jack Googasian
Hometown: Caledfonia, MI | e-mail: jgoogasi
University of Michigan, B.S. Chemistry, expected 2018
Research project: preparing oxide electrodes for battery and photoelectrochemical applications
Shobhana Panuganti
Hometown: Naperville, IL | e-mail: shobhana
University of Michigan, B.S. Chemistry, expected 2018
Research project: synthesis of complex oxide photocatalysts for organic oxidation reactions
Geoffrey Reeves
Hometown: West Bloomfield, MI | e-mail: reegeoff
University of Michigan, B.S. Chemistry, expected 2020
Research proejct: colloidal nanocrystal growth for photocatalytic reactions

Group Alumni and Old Group Photos

Former Ph.D. Students
Dr. James J. Brancho Ph.D. Chemistry, 2017 Lec III at the UM Sweetland Writing Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Dr. Tanya Moore (Breault) Ph.D. Chemistry, 2013 Postdoctoral Fellow at Los Alamos National Lab
Dr. Xiaoguang Hao Ph.D. Chemistry, 2014 Senior R&D Engineer at SageGlass North America, Faribault, MN
Dr. Charles R. Lhermitte Ph.D. Chemistry, 2017 Postdoctoral Fellow at EPFL
Dr. Benjamin M. Klepser Ph.D. Chemistry, 2015 Ph.D. Professional Development Program at BASF, Wyandotte, MI
Dr. Emily G. Nelson Ph.D. Chemistry, 2015 Research Scientist at Lockheed Martin, Cambridge MA
Dr. Kayla J. Pyper Ph.D. Chemistry, 2015 Visiting Assistant Professor at Hope College, Holland, MI
Dr. Joseph E. Yourey Ph.D. Chemistry, 2014 Research Scientist at DuPont Chemical Company, Wilmington, DE
Former Postdoctoral Scholars
Dr. Vinodkumar Etacheri UMEI PISET Fellow, 2013 Researcher at the IMDEA Materials Research Institute-Madrid, Spain
Dr. Andrea Geyer Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010 Assistant professor, University of Saint Francis, Ft. Wayne, IN
Dr. Yenting Kuo UMEI PISET Fellow, 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow at National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Dr. Brendan J. Liddle Michigan Chemistry Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011 Research Manager at Materion Advanced Chemicals, Milwaukee, WI
Dr. Dillip K. Panda UMEI PISET Fellow, 2016  
Former Undergraduate Co-authors or UM Undergrads with > 2 years in lab and now in Ph.D. Programs
Mark H. Austin B.S. Biochemistry, 2012 Medical Student at Wayne State University
Andrew W. Bielawski B.S. Chemistry, 2012 MSE Graduate Student at the University of Michigan
Scott I. Brody B.S. Biochemistry, 2016 Medicinal Chem. Gradaute Student at the University of Minnesota
Taylor C. Evans B.S. Chemistry, 2014 Chemistry Graduate Student at the University of Wisconson, Madison
Aaron J. Goodman B.S. summa cum laude Chemistry and Pure Mathematics, 2012 NSF Chemistry Graduate Research Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Joel C. Holland B.S. Chemical Engineering, ~2019  
Michael J. Holland B.S. Biochemistry, 2011 Chemistry Graduate Student at Northwestern University
Joshua B. Kurtz B. S. Honors Biochemistry, 2014 Medical Student at the University of Michigan
Kyle K. Stringham B.S. Chemistry, 2016 Chemistry Graduate Student at Michigan State University
J. Garret Verwer B.S. Chemistry (Mercyhurst University), 2016 Chemistry Rackham Merit Fellow at the University of Michigan
Dr. David F. Yancey B.S. Chemistry, 2009; Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 2014 Research Scientist at Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI
Former Visiting Scholars
Paul C. Clabaut M.S. Summer Research Intern, 2016 Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Master's Chemistry Student