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2014

 

March:  Kimberly and Chris delivered oral presentations at the Annual APS March meeting in Denver, CO.  Mary and Hyuncheol delivered poster presentations at the same meeting.

February:  Priestley receives Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship in Chemistry. Story here.

Chuan, Chris and Priestley participate on winning Innovation Forum team. Story here.

January:  Congratulations to Mary and Hyuncheol on passing their First Proposition Examinations!

Dane Christie joins the group. Welcome!!

2013

 

December: Priestley receives 2013 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers! Story here.

 

October:  Article authored by Rui, Yunlong, Gloria, Fengli and Priestley on Fe3O4 Polydopamine Nanoparticles was among the three most-read articles in the journal ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces for the month of September.
 
Priestley presents at the 12th International Conference on Laser Ablation (COLA 2103) in Ischia, Italy
 
Kimberly wins an Outstanding Presentation Award at COLA 2013
 
 
September: Priestley presents the APS DPOLY/UK PPG exchange lecture at the University of Sheffield
 
Priestley presents an invited talk at Innovation Day at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia
 

July: Priestley presents an invited talk at 7IDMRCS in Barcelona. Chuan presents a poster.

 

June: Chuan receives the Wu Prize for Excellence!

Welcome Fengli (visiting professor) and Jenny (REU student) to the lab!

 

April: Chris Sosa joins the group and will be co-advised by Prof. Prud'homme.

 

March: Rod presented an invited talk at APS. In addition, Kim and Chuan gave contributed talks at APS.

Chuan selected to speak at Milliken & Co. in Spartanburg, SC!


January: Hyuncheol and Mary join the group. Welcome!

Priestley named UK-PPG/DPOLY polymer lecturer

Priestley highlighted as an emerging scholar in Diverse magazine

 

 


2012

 

November: Rod gives an invited talk at the annual AIChE meeting in Pittsburgh, PA.

 

June: Priestley and Debenedetti receive seed grant to investigate viscoelastic properties of t hin liquid and glassy films

Kimberly presents her work at the Laser Precision Microfabrication Conference in Washington, DC

Congratulations to Kim. Her first paper as a graduate student is accepted for publication in Applied Physics A

 

May: Priestley receives the Howard B. Wentz, Jr. Junior Faculty Award from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

 

March: Kim, Chuan, and Yunlong present their work at APS in Boston, MA

Priestley group makes a cameo in School of Engineering video


February: Jae Woo and Colin publish in Small

Nature Materials article featured in Ars Technica


January: Priestley receives Air Force Young Investigator Award

Nature Materials article selected for a News and Views write up

Yunlong, Chuan, and Jae Woo publish Paper in Nature Materials

 

 


2011

 

December: Chuan publishes a paper in Soft Matter

Congratulations to Kimberly for passing her first proposition exam

 

November: Jae Woo's work featured in New York Times' "The Art of Science."

Colin and Chuan deliver presenations at the AICHE  meeting in Minneapolis, MN

Lindsey Brown joins group to work on her senior thesis project 

 

June: Yunlong and Chuan publish in ACS Nano. Congratulations

 

April: Chuan receives an NDSEG Fellowship! 

Chuan's first manuscript as a a graduate student is accepted in Macromolecules!

Priestley Awarded MRSEC Super SEED Grant to Study P3HT deposition via MAPLE 

 

March: Chuan and Yunlong give presentations at the APS March meeting in Dallas, TX

 

January: Priestley wins NSF CAREER Award

Kimberly Dikovics joins the group - WELCOME

Congratulations to Chuan and Colin for passing their first proposition exams

 

 


2010

 

November:  Jae Woo and Yunlong deliver presentations at AICHE in Salt Lake City, UT

 

July: Christine Pappas Joins the Group! WELCOME

 

April: Priestley awarded American Chemical Society SEED Project Grant

 

February: Priestley awarded 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Grant

 

January: Colin Neikirk & Chuan Zhang join the group as the first two PhD students! 

 

 


2009

 

October: Dr. Jae Woo Chung Joins the Group! WELCOME

 

September: Dr. Yunlong Guo Joins the Group! WELCOME

 

August: Priestley awarded MRSEC Super SEED Grant to study the formation of polymer thin films by MAPLE.

 

May: Priestley awarded American Chemical Society Doctoral New Investigator Award

 

February: Priestley wins Quadrant Award.