June. Susan and Hannah joined the group as summer students.
Apr. 18, the uranium project in our lab was reported in Wash U news as Trap and neutralize: A new way to clean contaminated groundwater.
Apr. 15, Rachel won the first prize in the Research as Art Exihibition held by Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. The eletron microprobic image helps identify mineral composition in flood basalt.
Mar. 13-17, Dan and all current PhD students in the ACL attended the 251st American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition and gave talks in San Diego. We had dinner with
group alumni. See photos in our Album.
Jan. 2016, Dan commented on the water crisis in Flint, Mich., with interviews for The New York Times (Link).
Dec. 5, 2015, the group went to Pi Pizza for lunch and went bowling together.
Nov. 24, 2015, Zezhen passed her thesis proposal.
Nov.17, 2015, Chao passed her thesis proposal.
Oct. 26, 2015, Xuanhao finished his five-week rotation research in our group. First-year rotation student Qingqing joined the group.
Oct. 24, 2015, Dan, Wei, Zezhen, Yeunook and Xuanhao went to Mid-American Environmental Engineering Conference held by Univeristy of Missouri in Columbia, MO. Wei gave a presentation on carbonate mineral formation in geologic carbon sequestration related conditions.
Oct. 22, 2015, Peng finished his 13 months visiting study in the group and returned back to China to continue his PhD research.