April 2014, Dan and Zimeng were invited to contribute a ACS Symposium Series book chapter on Mn environmental biogeochemistry Editors are Xionghan Feng, Wei Li, Mengqiang Zhu, and Donald Sparks.
March 2014, Dan, Lin, Wei and Zimeng presented in the ACS conference in Dallas. Dan gave an invited talk in a session dedicated to Mn biogeochemistry.
February 2014, Vrajesh gave an invited talk about his research at IIT Bombay, a partner university under MAGEEP.
February 2014, Vrajesh won a student paper competition award for the 9th International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds.
Janurary 2014, Zimeng received a prestigious Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad.
Janurary 2014, Dan gave an invited seminar at University of Carlifornia, Riverside.
December 2013, Zimeng visted several universities in China (Fudan, Tongji and CUG).
December 2013, after research rotations with us, Chao Pan and Zezhen Pan joined our group as permanent 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.