December 2013, after research rotations with us, Chao Pan and Zezhen Pan joined our group as permanant Ph.D. students .
October 2013, Zimeng Wang received a Certificate of Merit from ACS Environmental Chemistry Division for his presentation in the ACS national meeting at Indianapolis.
September 2013, our group lauched two new projects: (1) Iron uptake by plants (I-CARES). (2) Chromium removal by electrocoagulation (National Science Foundation).
September 2013, our department hosted the 18th Annual Mid-American Environmental Engineering Conference. Lin gave an oral presentation.
September 2013, Vrajesh Mehta attended the conference on the Chemistry and Migration Behaviour of Actinides and Fission Products in the Geosphere at Brighton, UK with an oral presentation.
September 2013, Zimeng Wang defended his thesis and became a postdoc in the group. Prof. Brad Tebo visited us for his defense and gave a seminar on Mn bio-oxidation.
September 2013, Dan, Lin and Zimeng attended the ACS national meeting
Aug 2013, Fei defended her Ph.D. thesis and accepted a postdoc position
with the Brine Chemistry Consortium of Rice University.
July 2013, Dan, Jose, Yin, Zimeng attended the AEESP conference at Golden Colorado. Our group presented three talks and a poster.
July 2013, Jose Cerrato (Postdoc 2010-2013) accepted a tenure-track faculty position at University of New Mexico.
July 2013, Abhas Singh (PhD 2010) accepted a tenure-track faculty position at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.
Spring 2013, Dan Giammar presented our research on U geochemistry in seminars in
and Environmental Engineering Department at Princeton &
the Environmental Sciences Department at Rutgers.
May 17, 2013 Let's go Cards! Our group went to a baseball game Brewers vs Cardinals. This is the graduation gift that Dan gave to the extended group and families.
May 2013, Wei Xiong passed her Qualifying Exam and join in our group to work on the CO2 sequestration project.
Apr. 2013, Yin Wang (PhD 2012, Currently a UIUC postdoc) won a Graduate Research Award in the EECE department for the year of 2012.