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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

UofT, KAUST, and Caltech give a Perspective on augmenting heterogeneous catalysts using molecular strategies in Nature Materials.

UofT, KAUST, and Caltech give a Perspective on augmenting heterogeneous catalysts using molecular strategies in Nature Materials.

Makhsud, Kristopher, Mingyang and colleagues publish “Multi-cation perovskites prevent carrier reflection from grain surfaces” in Nature Materials.

Makhsud, Kristopher, Mingyang and colleagues publish “Multi-cation perovskites prevent carrier reflection from grain surfaces” in Nature Materials.

Xiaopeng, Yi and colleagues publish “Managing grains and interfaces via ligand anchoring enables 22.3%-efficiency inverted perovskite solar cells” in Nature Energy.

Xiaopeng, Yi and colleagues publish “Managing grains and interfaces via ligand anchoring enables 22.3%-efficiency inverted perovskite solar cells” in Nature Energy. News & Views: Inverted devices are catching up.  

Pelayo, Cao, Adnan, Josh and colleagues publish “CO2 electrolysis to multicarbon products at activities greater than 1 A cm−2” in Science.

Pelayo, Cao, Adnan, Josh and colleagues publish “CO2 electrolysis to multicarbon products at activities greater than 1 A cm−2” in Science. “Reverse fuel cell” converts waste carbon to valuable products at record rates.        

Fengwang and colleagues publish “Cooperative CO2-to-ethanol conversion via enriched intermediates at molecule–metal catalyst interfaces” in Nature Catalysis.

Fengwang and colleagues publish “Cooperative CO2-to-ethanol conversion via enriched intermediates at molecule–metal catalyst interfaces” in Nature Catalysis.

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Latest Alumni News

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/

PDF alumnus Michael Ross joined University of Massachusetts Lowell as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry! Mike shared his post-doctoral studies in between Peidong Yang Group (University of California Berkeley) and the Sargent Group. Keep an eye on Ross Research Group!

PDF alumnus Michael Ross joined University of Massachusetts Lowell as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry! Mike shared his post-doctoral studies in between Peidong Yang Group (University of California Berkeley) and the Sargent Group. Keep an eye on Ross Research Group!