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.
Bernard Kelley Sargent spent Take Your Labradoodle To Work Day at UofT on May 13, 2019. Bernard focused on research finance, advising post-doctoral fellows on next-generation membranes for CO2 reduction, and networking, the latter both in Engineering and Simcoe Hall
Bernard delights in liaising with senior leadership in the Office of the Chair of ECE.
Conor and Owen pose in Governing Council Chambers in front of C. David Naylor and Oscar T. Naylor.
Effective February 18th, 2019, Phil will be taking on the role of Progam Director, Energy Materials Challenge Program at the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada as the youngest Director ever.
This program will focus on the development of new materials that will be used in the production of clean and sustainable energy. As director, Phil will consult with partners and stakeholders on the Program approach, set the outcomes, and build and lead a multi-disciplinary, collaborative research team to develop novel materials to produce clean and sustainable energy over seven years with a budget of $21M.
Today, doctoral alumnus Bernard Kelley Sargent received the gift of Sloth from the research group at the group holiday party at The Rivoli. They are still getting to know one another (Figure 1a). Sloth will, during the apprenticeship period, complete laser safety training (scheduled for 2024) and chemical safety training (2028).