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Rodney D. Priestley

Principal Investigator


3/2015 - Present  Associate Professor, Princeton University
2009    - 3/2015    Assistant Professor, Princeton University
4/2008 - 6/2009   NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, ESPCI
9/2003 - 4/2008   Ph.D., Northwestern University
9/1998 - 5/2003   B.S., Texas Tech University
 
Research Interests: Glass Formation and Glassy Behavior; Polymer Dynamics Under Confinement; Adaptive and Hybrid Materials; Nanoparticles; MAPLE of Amorphous and Electrically-Active Polymers 

Steven Ming-Tzo Wei, Ph.D.

Steven

Postdoctoral Fellow

2014   Ph.D., Lehigh  University 2014, Dept. of Bioengineering
2006   M.S., National Yang-Ming  University, Taiwan, Dept. of Biophotonics
2004   B.S., National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, Department of Physics
 

Joint with Craig B. Arnold and Cliff Brangwynne's groups

http://stevenmingtzowei.weebly.com/

Wenda Wang, Ph.D.

Wenda Wang
Postdoctoral Fellow
 
2015    Ph.D., Drexel University, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
2009    B.S., University of Science and Technology of China, Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering

Laura Gray, Ph.D.


 Postdoctoral Fellow

2015    Ph.D., Emory University, Dept. of Physics
2009    B.S., North Carolina State University, Department of Physics

Joint with Cliff Brangwynne's group

Mithun Chowdhury, Ph.D.

Mithun

Postdoctoral Fellow 

2014-2015     Postdoctoral Researcher, University of St Andrews, UK
2012-2014     Postdoctoral Researcher, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
2012             Ph.D.  Physics (Polymer),  University of Freiburg, Germany
2008             M.Sc. Chemistry (Physical Chemistry), University of Calcutta, India
2006-2008     Research Student at Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, and University of Hyderabad, India
2005             B.Sc. Chemistry, University of Calcutta, India

Chris Sosa


5th Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Columbia University, 2011

Main Research Areas: Colloidal Nanoparticle Preparation, Plastic Electronics

Hyuncheol Jeong


4th Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, 2012

Main Research Area: MAPLE of Crystalline Polymers

Mary Burroughs


4th Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 2012

Main Research Area: The Effects of Physical Adsorption on Dynamics of Confined Polymers

Dane Christie


3rd Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, City College of New York, 2013

Main Research Area: Dynamics of Confined Polymers

Victoria Lee

Victoria Lee

2nd Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010

Main Research Area: Janus Nanoparticles

Yucheng Wang


1st Year Graduate Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, 2015

Sunny Niu

Sunny

Student Researcher

B.S. Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University, 2015

Main Research Area: Biodegradable Janus Particles

Megan Lydzinski

MeganL

Senior Thesis Student - Chemical and Biological Engineering 

Main Research Area: Irreversible Adsorption in Polymer Thin Films