Alumni

Luca Nencini
Research intern (PhD student)
Dipartimento di Chimica, Università di Torino, Italia
Period: April-July 2016
Project: CO2 hydrogenation to formate

Shubham Deolka
Research intern undergraduate student
IISER-Kolkata, India
Period: May-July 2016
Project: new pincer ligands for small molecule activation
Currently graduate student at OIST

Sandra Lucia Aristizabal Guerrero
Research intern undergraduate student
Universidad del Valle, Colombia
1st Period: July-October 2016
2nd Period: April-June 2017
Project: polynucleating ligands for Pt/Cu and multi-Cu complexes
Currently graduate student at KAUST

Minh Hoan Dinh
Research intern undergraduate student
Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Vietnam
Period: January-March 2017
Project: macrocyclic Mn complexes
Currently PhD student at OIST

Georgy Filonenko
Postdoctoral Researcher
Period: July 2015 - May 2017
Project: photoluminescent copper(I) complexes, mechanoresponsive polymers
Currently postdoc at Delft University of Technology

Tanner Jankins
Research intern undergraduate student
Northeastern University, USA
Period: January-June 2017
Project: new catalytic method for making cyclopropanes
Currently graduate student at Scripps

Robert R. Fayzullin
Visiting Scientist
A. E. Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, Kazan, Russia
1st Period: April-June 2017
2nd Period: March-June 2018
Project: molecular and crystal structure determination of metal complexes

Andrey Petrov
Research intern undergraduate student
Kazan Federal University; Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, Kazan, Russia
Period: January-March 2018
Project: Exploration of Ru based complexes with organic S-,N-donor ligands for small molecule activation reactivity
Currently PhD student at Free University of Berlin

Abhishek Dubey
Postdoctoral scholar
Period: July 2015-February 2018
Project: Mn-catalyzed hydrogenation of CO2 and carbonyl group; bioinspired ligand design
Currently Assistant Professor at JP University, India

Manuel Angel Gallardo Villagran
Research intern
University of Seville
Period: January-June 2018
Project: To develop a family of Ruthenium complexes stabilized with naphthyridinone-phosphine ligands, to be used as pre-catalysts, or catalysts in dehydrogenation reactions and small molecule activation
Currently PhD student in Neuchâtel (Switzerland) and Limoges (France)

Abir Sarbajna
Postdoctoral scholar
Period: August 2017-August 2018
Project: Organometallic chemistry of manganese
Currently NSF Fellow postdoc at UCSD

Luke Kramer
Research intern undergraduate student
Period: June 2018-August 2018
Project: New model systems for mechanoresponsive polymers
Currently undergraduate student at Harvard University

Jiratheep Pruchyathamkorn
Research intern undergraduate student
Period: July 2018-September 2018
Project: Ru complexes with N,S-donor ligands for small molecule activation
Currently M.Sc. student at University of Oxford

Saiyyna Stepanova
Research intern undergraduate student
Period: July 2018-September 2018
Project: Ru catalysis for new C-C bond formation reactions
Currently B.Sc. student at Lomonosov Moscow State University

Orestes Rivada Wheelaghan
Postdoctoral scholar/JSPS Research Fellow
Period: May 2015-December 2018
Project: Polymetallic linear chain complexes for small molecule activation and organometallic reactivity/catalysis studies; molecular wires
Currently MOPGA Junior Researcher at Université Paris Diderot (France)

Pradnya Patil
Postdoctoral scholar
Period: February 2016-December 2018
Project: Photoluminescent pyridinophane copper complexes
Since February 2019, Research Fellow in Chemical Sciences at Swinburne University of Technology (Australia)

Alèria Garcia Roca
Research intern
Period: December 2018-April 2019
Project: The synthesis and evaluation of Ru complexes with N,S-donor ligands for activation of small molecules

Tatiana Gridneva
Research intern
Period: May 2019-August 2019
Project: New modes of small molecule activation and catalysis by Ru complexes with macrocyclic N,S-dono ligands