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In our work and our team we unite chemistry, physics, and engineering within eight experimental laboratories at the University of Toronto.

Latest News

Writing in Science, Robert Service features Adnan’s new Joule paper in “Hunt for renewable plastics clears a hurdle: Solving alkalinity problem may help make plastics from CO2, water, and electricity”.

Writing in Science, Robert Service features Adnan’s new Joule paper in “Hunt for renewable plastics clears a hurdle: Solving alkalinity problem may help make plastics from CO2, water, and electricity”.

Prof. Betar Gallant publishes News and Views in Nature Energy titled “Breaking down hidden barriers“ highlighting Geonhui, Chris, and colleagues’ recent paper.

Prof. Betar Gallant publishes News and Views in Nature Energy titled “Breaking down hidden barriers“ highlighting Geonhui, Chris, and colleagues’ recent paper.

Working with KAUST partners, Bin Chen and Yi Hou publish in Nature Energy “Efficient bifacial monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cells via bandgap engineering.”

Working with KAUST partners, Bin Chen and Yi Hou publish in Nature Energy “Efficient bifacial monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cells via bandgap engineering.”

Prof. Max Garcia-Melchor of TCD publishes News and Views in Nature Catalysis titled “Faster hydrogen production in alkaline media“ highlighting Pelayo, Ziyun, and colleagues’ recent paper.

Prof. Max Garcia-Melchor of TCD publishes News and Views in Nature Catalysis titled “Faster hydrogen production in alkaline media“ highlighting Pelayo, Ziyun, and colleagues’ recent paper.

Geonhui, Chris, and colleagues publish “Electrochemical upgrade of CO2 from amine capture solution” in Nature Energy.

Geonhui, Chris, and colleagues publish “Electrochemical upgrade of CO2 from amine capture solution” in Nature Energy.

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Latest Alumni News

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai.

Dr. Guankui Long (PDF alumnus of the group) takes up tenure-stream faculty position in MSE at Nankai: https://publons.com/researcher/2952255/guankui-long/

Doctoral Alumna Dr. Mahla Poudineh Joined Waterloo as Assistant Professor on Jan 1 2020 following successful post-doc with Tom Soh at Stanford.

Doctoral Alumna Dr. Mahla Poudineh Joined Waterloo as Assistant Professor on Jan 1 2020 following successful post-doc with Tom Soh at Stanford.

PDF alumnus Dr. Chih-Shan Tan joins National Chiao Tung University as Assistant Professor

PDF alumnus Dr. Chih-Shan Tan joins National Chiao Tung University as Assistant Professor https://eenctu.nctu.edu.tw/en/teacher/index.php https://sites.google.com/view/lighttaiwan

Dr. Olivier Ouellette joins the group of Prof. Michael Graetzel as a post-doctoral fellow at EPFL.

Dr. Olivier Ouellette joins the group of Prof. Michael Graetzel as a post-doctoral fellow at EPFL.

Ph.D. alumnus Dr. Tom Burdyny (Ph.D. from UofT under supervision of Prof. Dave Sinton, in active collaboration with Sargent group) has joined TU Delft as a faculty member. Tom joined the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Delft University of Technology as a Tenure-track Assistant Professor in July 2019.

Ph.D. alumnus Dr. Tom Burdyny (Ph.D. from UofT under supervision of Prof. Dave Sinton, in active collaboration with Sargent group) has joined TU Delft as a faculty member. Tom joined the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Delft University of Technology as a Tenure-track Assistant Professor in July 2019.   https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomas-burdyny-1b472613/