Current group members

Xiuli Li
lix@vt.edu
6th year graduate student in Chemistry

Curt Zanelotti
curtjz1@vt.edu
BS in Chemistry, Towson University
5th year graduate student in Chemistry

Rui Zhang
ruiz@vt.edu
BS in Chemistry, University of Michigan-Flint
5th year graduate student in chemistry

Deyang Yu
yudeyang@vt.edu
4th year graduate student in Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Shravan Uppala
Shrav93@vt.edu
Master’s degree, BITS, Pilani, India
3rd year graduate student in Chemistry

Nick Pietra
npietra@vt.edu
1st year graduate student in Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Syeda Anam Bukhari
syedabukhari@vt.edu
1st year graduate student in Chemistry

Andrew Korovich
drewkoro@vt.edu
6th year graduate student in Chemistry

Alexi McCarthy
amcc2810@vt.edu
1st year graduate student in Chemistry

Alumni

Jianbo Hou (PhD in Chemistry 2012; postdoc at PNNL 2012-2013; currently Research Scientist at Dow Chemical in Midland, MI)
Kyle Wilmsmeyer (PhD in Chemistry 2012; currently Research Scientist at Grain Processing Corporation in Muscatine, IA)
Zhiyang Zhang (PhD in Chemistry 2013; currently statistics instructor at VT)
Kacey B. McCreary (MS in Chemistry 2012; currently Research Scientist at Flotek in Bedford, VA)
Xiaoling (Cocoa) Wang (PhD in Chemistry 2015; currently postdoc at the National High Magnetic Field Lab)
Ying Chen (PhD in Chemistry 2015; currently postdoc at Pacific Northwest National Lab)
Yongzheng Huang (MS in Chemistry 2015)
Bryce E. Kidd (PhD in Chemistry 2016; postdoc at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 2016-2018; currently Research Scientist at 3B Analytical in Portland, OR)
Ying Wang (PhD in Macromolecular Science and Engineering 2016; postdoc at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab 2016-2017; currently Data Scientist at Hughes Network Systems in Germantown, MD)
Lam M. Thieu (MS in Macromolecular Science and Engineering 2017, currently in Entrepreneurial degree program at Ryerson University, Canada)
Jing Li (Postdoc June 2008 – Dec 2010; currently research scientist at IFF in Ocean City, NJ)
Mark D. Lingwood (Postdoc May 2011 – July 2012; currently Assoc. Prof. at St. Mary’s College, Moraga, CA)
Mithun Goswami (Postdoc Nov 2013 – Jan 2014; currently research scientist at DSM Corp. in The Netherlands)