Professor, James F. Simmons Faculty Fellow and Associate Chair for Industry Outreach
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ES&T 2224
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Research Interests

  • Creating, understanding, and rationally engineering nanoporous materials and membranes through innovative chemical processing strategies
  • Manipulating the unique properties resulting from the reduction of material dimensions to the nanometer length scale or from the nanostructuring of a material
  • Basic and applied problems relating directly to renewable/clean energy, carbon capture, advanced separations, catalytic membranes, and nanoscale sensors
B.Tech ChE 1997, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi M.S. Physics 2002, Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst Ph.D. ChE 2002, Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst