Postdoctoral Fellows

Abhay Dokania

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Catalyst design

Ajit Prabhakar Kale, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Research Interest: ​Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, C-H Activation

Alejandra Rendón Patiño, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electron Microscopy, Heterogeneous catalysis, Green Chemistry, Material synthesis

Atanu Ghosh,Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Material chemistry, Noble metal clusters, MOF, catalysis

Bhagyashree Kulkarni, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Anionic Polymerization, Polymeric nanoassemblies, Supramolecular architectures

Bo Li

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photocatalysis1, Electrocatalysis, ball milling, artificial intelligence

Büsra Dereli, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Computational Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, computational electrocatalysis, metal-organic frameworks

Chengyang Feng, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Chunwei Dong, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Chunyang Li, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Delong Han, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Marine ecology, Materials modeling

Diego Mateo, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electrocatalysis, ​Photocatalysis, CO2 Conversion, solar fuels

Diego Zapater Bes

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interest: Reactor technologies, Heterogeneous catalysis, oxygenates to hydrocarbons, Zeolites, eotypes

Dominik Renn

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Biotechnology, Rational Protein Design, Biocatalysis, X-Ray Crystallography, Cryo-EM, mass spectrometry, Unnatural amino acids

Fazal Raziq

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Chemical engineering1, Advanced Materials Synthesis, Solar feuls production

Haifeng Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Heterogeneous catalysis, Electrochemistry, Reductive Cross Coupling, Nickel dual catalysis

Hao Huang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalyst, photoelectrochemical application

Hend Omar Mohamed, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Research Interest: ​Photo catalyst materials, Nanomaterial, wastewater treatments, Membrane bioreactor, Biocatalyst material, Metal carbides and nitrides, Electrodeposition techniques

Hong Wang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hongwei Zhu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Perovskites, solar cells

Huifeng Yue, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Ildar Mukhambetov, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Industrial catalysts, alumina, Heterogeneous catalysis

Indranil Dutta, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Bifunctionality, Catalyst design, Small molecule activation, Hydrogen economy

Javier Patarroyo, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Noble metal nanoparticles, Plasmonic nanoparticles, catalysis, Electron Microscopy, Nanomaterials

Jiaqi Jia, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Metal catalysis, Enantioselectivity

Jiaxi Xu, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organocatalysis, Controlled/living polymerizations, Hydrogen bonding

Jiyuan Fan

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, catalysis design, hydrotreating

Jose Luis Santos

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Hydrogen production, Bio Oil refining, Biomass valorization, Material synthesis and characterization.

Juan Carlos Navarro de Miguel, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, metal supported catalysts, CO2 Valorization, Reaction kinetics, Operando spectroscopy, TEM

Juan Manuel Colom

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Chemical engineering1, Combustion, Heterogeneous catalysis, Kinetic modeling

Kairui Liu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Single atom catalyst, DFT, HDO

Karthik Peramaiya, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoelectrochemical, N2 reduction

Kathiravan Murugesan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photochemistry, C-H Activation, Heterogeneous and homogenous catalysts, synthetic methodology

Khursand Yorov , Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials Science, Nanoparticle Synthesis, Inorganic Chemistry, Material Characterization

Kuntal Pal

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: photocatalysis ., Electrocatalysis

Li Yang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organometallic chemistry, Pincer complexes synthesis and catalysis, hydrogenation and small molecule activation

Liang Yi

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Nickel., photocatalysis ., cross-coupling

Luis Gutierrez Arzaluz, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Time-resolved Laser Spectroscopy, Micro-PL, Single-Particle Spectroscopy

Manoj V. Mane, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Computational Chemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Investigation of Reaction Mechanisms, Small molecule activation

Mingtao Zhou, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: RAFT, ATRP

Mohammad Asif

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: computational fluid dynamics, Process Intensification, Catalytic foams, Additive manufacturing, Heat transfer.

Moussa O. Zaarour, Ph.D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Zeolites, Catalyst design, Heterogeneous catalysis, spectroscopy

Naveen Malenahalli Halappa

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Metal nanoclusters, Electrochemistry, Electrocatalysis, CO2 reduction

Nikolaos Patelis

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Vitrimers, ​Anionic Polymerization, polymer synthesis ..

Peng Yuan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Metal, Nanocluster

Pravin Babar, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electrocatalysis, Energy conversion and storage , Material Characterization

Priyanka Chakraborty, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Pincer complex, Single Crystal XRD, Homogenous Catalysis

Qing Liu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Alkyne-alkyne coupling, Graphdiyne, Graphdiyne analogues

Qingpeng Cheng, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Rafael Canevesi

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Gas and liquid adsorption, Process simulation and optimization, CO2 Capture, Hybrid processes

Raghu Vamsy Maligal Ganesh, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Nanomaterial, Heterogeneous catalysis, Bimetallic and Intermetallic catalysts

Rajesh K. Parsapur, Ph. D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Hydrodesulfurization, membranes, gas separation, Surface Organometallic Catalysis, design of nanostructured mesoporous zeolites, otypes and transition metal oxides

Renwu Huang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Copper cluster, Metal-organic framework, Cluster-based MOF

Rohit K. Rai, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysts, Non-noble metals, hydrogenation, Ammonia synthesis, Hydroformylation, Oxidation reaction

Rounak Naphade, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Interests in Hybrid perovskites, photo-voltaic and Optoelectronics, catalysis

Rushana Khairova, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials Science, Synthesis, Organic chemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Material Characterization

Sagadevan Arunachalam, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organic Synthesis, Organic Photochemistry, catalysis, Green Chemistry

Saibal Bhaumik, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Anionic Polymerization, ATRP, Non-covalent H-Bonding, Macromolecular architecture

Sandeep Suryabhan Gholap, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: hydrogenation, CO2 utilization, Transition Metal Catalyzed Reaction, Green Chemistry

Sangho Chung, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Zeolites, Solid-state NMR, DNP assisted NMR

Sarah Komaty Zaarour, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Zeolites, Heterogeneous catalysis, characterization, NH3-SCR of NOx

Sathish Kumar Gadde, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​C-H bond activation, Homogeneous Catalysis, ​Photocatalysis, Iodonium salts

Seokjin Kim, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Porous material, catalysis, Hydrogen

Shahaji Gaikwad, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: catalytic olefin polymerizations , catalytic oligomerization

Shao-Chi Lee, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Organic Synthesis, Nickel Catalysis

Shekhar Rajabhau Kulkarni,Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Process Intensification, reactor design, Multiphase Flows, Transport Phenomena

Shouwei Zuo

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: XAFS, Perovskite, solar, cell, catalysis

Shulin Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: in situ TEM, Beam sensitive materials, Energy storage and conversion, Structure-property relationships

Stefan A. Nastase, Ph.D.

Postodoctoral Fellow

sudheesh kumar veeranmaril

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: catalysis

Swechchha Pandey, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Metal catalyzed transformation, Electrocatalysis, Organocatalysis, Surface Organometallic Catalysis

Teng Li, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Zeolites, C1 chemistry

Tuiana Shoinkhorova

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials chemistry, zeolite, Crude Oil, synthesis and functionalization

Umair Hassan Bhatti, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Process Modeling, CO2 Capture

Vijay Kumar Velisoju, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Biomass and CO2 Valorisation, In situ Spectroscopy

Vinoth Ramalingam, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: 2D Materials, Nanomaterial Synthesis, Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Energy Conversion Applications

Wasim Mir, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photophysics, Doping, Thermoelectrics, Transport, Phototransport, Quantum dots, Colloidal nanocrystals

Wei Wang, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interest: Material chemistry, Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Reactor engineering

Wei Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Xiaofei Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Xie Yaqiang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow​

Research Interest: Porous organic materials, OER

Xin Song, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: X-ray Detection, Scintillant, perovskite single crystal

Xingzhu Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials modeling, Electrochemistry, Gas catalysis

Xueli Yao, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interest: C-H Activation, Catalyst Synthesis, Catalyst deactivation, Electrocatalysis

Yerrayya Attada, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Hydroprocessing, Density Functional Theory (DFT), Microkinetic Modelling, reactor design

Yuheng Zhou

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Machine learning, photothermal catalysis

Yu-Ying Yang, Ph.D.

Posdoctoral Fellow

Zhifang Wu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Zhonghua Xue, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: inorganic material, catalysis