The Group

We are a diverse group of undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdocs with backgrounds in Chemistry, Chemical Physics, Biology and more!
Open Positions
Prakriti Joshi

Prakriti Joshi

MRSEC Kadanoff-Rice Postdoctoral Fellow 2019-

pjoshi@uchicago.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, University of Chicago 2013
  • M. A. in Chemical Physics, Columbia University 2017
  • Ph. D. in Chemical Physics, Columbia University 2019
Clare Keenan

Clare Keenan

Graduate Student 2019-

ckeenan1@uchicago.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2019
  • NDSEG Fellow 2019-
  • Clare is from Chicago, IL. Outside of lab she enjoys cooking, baking, and knitting.
Ruiyu Li

Ruiyu Li

Graduate Student 2018-

liruiyu00@uchicago.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Renmin University of China 2018
Sarah Melton

Sarah Melton

Undergraduate Researcher 2020-

srmelton@uchicago.edu

  • UChicago Class of 2023
  • Sarah is from¬†Lincoln, Nebraska. Outside of Lab Sarah enjoys playing the saxophone.
Nasim Mirzajani

Nasim Mirzajani

Graduate Student 2018-

mirzajani@uchicago.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Yale University 2018
Backus King

Backus King

Lab Dog 2019-

  • Doggie Kindergarten Class of 2019
  • Backus is from Chicago, IL. He enjoys long walks, sticks, playing fetch, and chewing on his mom’s shoes.