Emrick Research Group

People

Emrick Group

Back row (l-to-r) Christopher Cueto, Marcel Brown, Avi Waldman, Dylan Barber, Suvin Sundararajan, Dr. Jianxun Cui, Dr. Zhefei Yang Middle row (l-to-r): Cornelia Meissner, Hong-Gyu Seong, Sarah Ward, Brian Montz, Le Zhou, Miracle Emenuga, Dr. Chien-Han Chen Front row (l-to-r): Todd Emrick, Eva Morgenthaler, Liz Stubbs, Colleen Donoghue, Andrew Ni, James Pagaduan

Student


Dylan Barber
Student

Education:
BA, Chemistry, Williams College, 2015
Research Interests:
Mesoscale Materials Design

Contact:

dbarber@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A336

Marcel Brown
Student

Education:
BS, Chemistry, Johannes Gutenberg-Universit_t Mainz, Germany, 2017

Contact:

mubrown@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A622

Christopher Cueto
Student

Education:
BS, Chemistry, Juniata College, 2018

Contact:

ccueto@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A627

Cornelia Meissner
Student

Education:
BS, Chemistry, Johannes Gutenberg-UniversitŠt Mainz, Germany, 2019

Contact:

cmeissne@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A627

Brian Montz
Student

Education:
BS, Composite Materials, Winona State University, 2016
Research Interests:
Drug delivery and biological applications, conjugated polymers and oligomers, and educating and controlling the morphological structure of polymers

Contact:

montz@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A632

Eva Morgenthaler
Student

Education:
BS, Biomedical Chemistry, Johannes Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz, Germany, 2019

Contact:

emorgenthale@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A632

James Pagaduan
Student

Education:
BS, Chemistry, Ateneo de Manila University, 2016

Contact:

jpagaduan@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A632

Ashlin Sathyan
Student

Education:
BS & MS, Chemical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Kolkata, India., 2015
Research Interests:
Developing bio-inspired polymeric systems for molecular recognition and transport; designing polymers for preventing bacterial growth under wet conditions.

Contact:

ashlins999@gmail.com

Office: A632

Hong-Gyu Seong
Student

Education:
BS, Chemical Engineering, Inha University, 2017

Contact:

hseong@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A530

Deborah Snyder
Student

Education:
BS, Chemistry, Univ Minnesota Twin Cities, 2018

Contact:

djsnyder@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A627

Elizabeth Stubbs
Student

Education:
BS, Materials Science, Univ Wisc Eau Claire, 2016
Research Interests:
Investigation of structure property relationships for applications, novel material synthesis ect.

Contact:

stubbs@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A321

Le Zhou
Student

Education:
BS, Polymer Science, Zhejiang University, 2017

Contact:

lez@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A622

Visitor

NONEChien-Han (Hans) Chen
Visitor

Contact:

jain6792002@gmail.com

Postdoc

NONEJianxun Cui
Postdoc

Contact:

jianxuncui@umass.edu

Office: A632
NONEZhefei Yang
Postdoc

Education:
PhD, Analytical Chemistry, Michigan State University, 2017

Contact:

yangzhef@mail.pse.umass.edu

Office: A626

Alumni

Irem Bolukbasi, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, 3M
Rebecca Boudreaux, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, Oberon Fuels
Kurt Breitenkamp, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, NanoGraf Corporation
Chia-Chih (George) Chang, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2017, National Chiao Tung University Taiwan, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Sirinya Chantarak, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, Prince of Songkla University
Marcus Cole, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2020, E Ink Corportation
Beth Cooper, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2010, The Dow Chemical Company
Kenneth Ellzey, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2004, Matrix Research, Inc.
Genevieve Fein, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2006, Newton County Day School
Dina Feith, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2004, Tarveda Therapeutics
Aleksandr Gerasimenko, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2012, Vitro
Elizabeth Glogowski, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Polina Gokun, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2013
Brenton Hammer, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2013, California State University, Northridge
Yunxia Hu, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2011, Tianjin Polytechnic University
Hyunki Kim, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2020, 3M
Katrina Kratz, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2012, Dupont
Jimmy Lawrence, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, Louisiana State University
Cheol Hee Lee, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, LG Chemical, KOREA
Rachel Letteri, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2016, University of Virginia
Caroline Miesch, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, Dow Chemical
Samantha Page, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014, Cantor Colburn LLP
Zachariah Page, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, The University of Texas at Austin
Bryan Parrish, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2006, Clorox
Cristiam Santa Chalarca, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2019
Ryan Selhorst, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2019, Ecolectro, Inc.
Kevin Sill, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2006, BW Therapeutics
Habib Skaff, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2005, Florida Carpet and Pad Recycling
Matthew Skinner, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2018, Philips
Ravisubhash Tangirala, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2009, Nanosys
Phillip von Tiedemann, M.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2015, BASF
Hsin-Wei Wang, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2016, Intel
Sarah Ward, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2021, Cornell University Center for Technology Licensing
Qingling Zhang, Ph.D. Polymer Science and Engineering, 2008, BASF Automotive OEM Coating

Postdoc Alumni

Delphine Chan-Seng, Postdoc (2007 - 2011), CNRS
Xiangji Chen, Postdoc (2008 - 2011), Medtronic Inc
Umesh Choudhary, Postdoc (2015 - 2017), Entegris, Inc
Gaojie Hu, Postdoc (2013 - 2015), Evonik
Aabid Mir, Postdoc (2013 - 2016), Entegris
Sangram S. Parelkar, Postdoc (2007 - 2014), UMass Medical School
Abhijit Paul, Postdoc (2015 - 2016), EEStor. Corporation
Emily Pentzer, Postdoc (2010 - 2013), Case Western Reserve University
Egle Puodziukynaite, Postdoc (2013 - 2015)
Thangamani Ranganathan, Postdoc (2005 - 2009)
Hemali Rathnayake, Postdoc (2006 - 2009)
Ravindra Revanur, Postdoc (2004 - 2008)
Banishree Saha, Postdoc (2016 - 2018), University of Massachusetts Medical School
Debasis Samanta, Postdoc (2006 - 2009)
Angela Sauers, Postdoc (2010 - 2012)
Madhu Sheri, Postdoc (2016 - 2019), University of Massachusetts Amherst
Pallikkava Sudeep, Postdoc (2006 - 2010), Cabot Microelectronics
Yun Lu Sun, Postdoc (2016 - 2019), The University of Texas at Austin
Megan Szyndler, Postdoc (2013 - 2015)
Ying (Richard) Ying (Richard) , Postdoc (2013 - 2007), School Materials Science and Engineering at Sun Yat-sen Universi
Seunghoo Yoo, Postdoc (2002 - 00/0)
Jing Zhao, Postdoc (2018 - 2021)