Pavlo Publishes in ACS Catalysis!

PhD candidate Pavlo Kostetskyy publishes new article “Direct Catalytic Conversion of Biomass-Derived Furan and Ethanol to Ethylbenzene” in ACS Catalysis. Well done Pavlo!

Congrats Mudit and Peter!

Postdoc Mudit Dixit and Peter Tancini (previous undergraduate student in the Mpourmpakis lab, now graduated) publish the article “Mechanistic Studies on the Michael Addition of Amines and Hydrazines To Nitrostyrenes: Nitroalkane Elimination via a Retro-aza-Henry-Type Process” in the Journal of Organic Chemistry. Congrats to you both!

Welcome Julia!

Undergraduate student Julia McKay joins the lab. Welcome Julia!

Congrats Natalie!

PhD candidate Natalie Austin receives the James M. Coull Memorial Fellowship Award for outstanding PhD student in the Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department at Pitt. Congrats Natalie!

Welcome Michael!

Graduate student Michael Cowan joins the lab. Welcome Michael!!

Great Job Michael!

PhD student Michael Taylor publishes new article “Reconstructing the Surface of Gold Nanoclusters by Cadmium Doping” in the Journal of the American Chemical Society! Great job Michael!!

Congrats Again Mudit!

Postdoc Mudit Dixit’s article “Elucidating the Role of Oxygen Coverage in CO2 Reduction on Mo2C” has been selected as hot article for 2017 and featured in the front cover of Catalysis Science and Technology Congrats again Mudit!

Welcome Robin!

Masters student Robin Tan joins our lab. Welcome Robin!

Congrats Mudit!

Postdoc Mudit Dixit publishes first article in our lab entitled “Elucidating the Role of Oxygen Coverage in CO2 Reduction on Mo2C” in the Catalysis Science and Technology journal. Congrats Mudit!

Good job Michael!

PhD student Michael Taylor publishes new article “Thermodynamic Stability of Ligand-Protected Metal Nanoclusters” in the journal Nature Communications!!! This paper is highlighted in Pitt Engineering! Good job Michael!