Jessica is accepted to the ACS UG COMP Workshop

November 11, 2016

Jessica Maat (REU student with us during summer 2016 through the AIMM program) has been accepted to the ACS undergraduate computational workshop to be held at the April ACS meeting in San Francisco. Yay Jessica! Jessica will be presenting her work modeling the hyperpolarizabilities of chromophore dimers at the ACS COMP poster session.

Dr. Tim Zuehlsdorff joins the group.

October 12, 2016

Tim brings a lot of expertise in TDDFT and modeling solvation from his Ph.D. experience with Peter Haynes at Imperial College and a post-doc with Mike Payne at the University of Cambridge. Welcome Tim!

Christine receives the ACS Open Eye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry

March 12, 2016

At the ACS meeting in San Diego, Christine was presented with the ACS Open Eye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry. Woo!  This included a fabulous sushi dinner at Nobu and an honorarium.

A van load of 7 students from the Hratchian and Isborn groups headed to ACS to present at the poster session.  Lee Thompson, Hrant, and Christine gave talks.

Dr. Aleksey Kocherzhenko joins the group

December 15, 2015

Aleksey brings a lot of knowledge in charge transfer and transport dynamics and model Hamiltonian methods from a post-doc in Birgitta Whaley's group at UC Berkeley and Ph.D. training with Ferdinand Grozema and Laurens Siebbeles at Delft University. Welcome Aleksey!