Nano Summit on UML campus, April 2008
May 2010 Xiaopeng’s paper, titled “Fabrication and Integration of Metal Oxide Nanowire Sensors
Using Dielectrophoretic Assembly and Enhanced Post-assembly Processing”, was accepted by
the Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, congratulations!
May 2010 Fan won the best poster award in the 37th iMAPS New England Chapter Symposium
and Expo, congrats!
May 2010 Fan won the poster award (2nd place) in the 2010 ASEE Northeastern Section
Apr. 2010 Subhadeep won the Outstanding Graduate Student Award, congrats!
Apr. 2010 Xiaopeng (Graduate) and Molly (undergraduate) both won the 2010 New England Institute of
Chemists (NEIC) Student Award, congrats!
Apr. 2010 Subhadeep’s paper, titled “An Efficient Silver Etchant for the Fabrication of Active
Nanowires Using Anodized Aluminum Oxide”, was published by the Electrochemical and
Solid-State Letters, congratulations!
Mar. 2010 Dr. Gu received the 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award, congrats!
Jan. 2010 Fan’s new paper, titled “Nano-soldering of Magnetically-aligned Three-dimensional
Nanowire Networks”, was published by Nanotechnology, congratulations!
Nov. 2009 Subhadeep successfully defended his Master’s thesis, congratulations! He started his
new job at Sriya Green Materials, Inc.
Nov. 2009 Qingwen joined our group from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
as a joint-Ph.D. He will stay here for a year towards his Ph.D. degree.
May 2009 Lifeng finished his 3-month stay as a visiting student and returned back to Beijing Normal
to finish his Ph.D. study. Best of luck!
May 2009 Fan and Erica attended the commencement in celebrating their Master’s degree, cheers!
Apr. 2009 Dr. Gu received a CVIP Technology Development Fund (together with Dr. Chen and
Qingzhou). Please see the news at Mass High Tech:
Apr. 2009 Fan won the 2009 New England Institute of Chemists (NEIC) Student Award, congrats!
Apr. 2009 Fan successfully defended her Master’s thesis, congratulations! She will continue her
research in the group as a Ph.D. student.
Mar. 2009 Lifeng arrived and will study in the group for three months as a visiting student. He is from
Mar. 2009 Dr. Gu was invited to be an Associate Editor for the Journal of Nanoparticle Research.
Feb. 2009 Srikanth successfully defended his Master’s thesis, congratulations!
Jan. 2009 Erica successfully defended her Master’s thesis, congratulations! She started to work in
Wyeth (now Pfizer) in Feb.
Nov. 2008 Suzhen joined the group as a postdoctoral research associate, welcome!
Nov. 2008 Group attended the 2008 AIChE Fall National Meeting at Philadelphia.
July 2008 Yingying, Xiaopeng, and Fan passed the Ph.D. Qualifying Exams, congrats!
April 2008 Erica won the 2008 New England Institute of Chemists (NEIC) Student Award, congrats!
April 2008 Qingzhou joined the group as a postdoctoral research associate, welcome!
Feb. 2008 Karunaharan joined the group as a master student, welcome!
Sept. 2007 Yingying and Xiaopeng joined the group as doctoral students, welcome!
Erica, Fan and Subhadeep joined the group as master students, welcome!
July 2007 Tim Strout won the 104th New Hampshire State Amateur Golf Championship! Congrats!
Summer 2007 Li Y. Chen and Bao Tran joined the group, welcome!
Summer 2007 Tim Strout (a sophomore in UConn) worked in the group.
June 2007 Jennifer and Cang graduated from UML with BS, congrats!
Oct. 2006 Jennifer and Cang joined the group, welcome!
Sept. 2006 Srikanth joined the group as a master student, welcome!
Barbecue in Gu’s new home, summer 2008
Erica’s farewell lunch, Jan. 2009
2008 AIChE Annual Meeting, Philadelphia
Group dinner at China Buffet to celebrate the end of the semester, Dec. 13, 2006.
Guest is Omer Karpuz (2nd from right), TA in course 10.403.