Matzger Research Group
 
Announcements

September, 2021: A belated huzzah to Shelby Nicolau and Andrew Bennett for joining the Matzger lab! We are also happy to welcome Hochul Woo to the Matzger lab! Additionally, we are happy to welcome Xuhong Chen for a rotation in the lab. We hope you enjoy it!

January, 2021: Welcome rotation students Shelby Nicolau and Andrew Bennett to the Matzger group!

Members - August 2021

Principal Investigator

Adam Matzger:

Professor of Chemistry and Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Ph.D. University of California-Berkeley
Organic; Polymers/Organic Materials

matzger@umich.edu

Research Scientist Collaborators

Antek Wong-Foy:

Associate Research Scientist
B.S. University of Rochester
Ph.D. California Institute of Technology

atkwong@umich.edu

Leila Foroughi:

Research Associate
B.A. Bryn Mawr
Ph.D. Univesity of Michigan

foroug@umich.edu

Post-Doctoral Fellows and Visiting Scholars

Suresh Kuthuru:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research: MOFs and pharmaceutical crystal engineering

Suresh received his B.S. and M.S. in Chemistry from Osmania University and Ph.D. in Chemistry from University of Hyderabad.

skuthuru@umich.edu

Shalini:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research: MOFs and kidney stones

Shalini received her B.S. and M.S. from the University of Delhi and her Ph.D. in Materials Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune.

inilahs@umich.edu

Ania Sotuyo:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research: ferroelectric cocrystals

Ania received her B.S. and Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Florida.

anisotun@umich.edu

Karabi Nath:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research: MOFs

Karabi received her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Kolkata and did her M.S. and Ph.D. in structural Chemsitry at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

karabin@umich.edu

Angela Devlin:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research: MOFs

Angela received her B.S. in Chemistry from Valparaiso University and earned her Ph.D. in Physical/Analytical Chemistry at the University of Notre Dame.

amdevlin@umich.edu

Graduate Students

Michael Bellas:

Organic Chemistry

5th Year

Research: energetic materials

Michael earned his B.S. in Chemistry from Youngstown State University.

SMART Fellow

mkbellas@umich.edu

Taylor Bramlett:

Materials Chemistry

5th Year

Research: noncovalent interactions

Taylor earned her B.S. in Chemistry from Jackson State University.

tabram@umich.edu

Derek Du Bois:

Materials Chemistry

4th Year

Research: MOFs

Derek earned his B.S. in Chemistry from the University of California, Irvine.

duboisd@umich.edu

Kristen Kelsall:

Macromolecular Science and Engineering

3rd Year

Research: polymers

Kristen earned her B.S.C. in Chemistry from Lebanon Valley College.

kkelsall@umich.edu

John Robinson:

Materials Chemistry

3rd Year

Research: kidney stones

John earned his B.Sc. in chemistry from Harvey Mudd College and his M.Sc. in atmospheric sciences from the University of Washington.

johnwr@umich.edu

Shelby Nicolau:

Materials Chemistry

2nd Year

Research: energetic materials

Shelby earned her B.S. in chemistry from Gettysburg College .

snicolau@umich.edu

Andrew Bennett:

Materials Chemistry

2nd Year

Research: energetic materials

Andrew earned his B.S. in chemistry from Lewis and Clark College. Before coming to the University of Michigan, he worked in Research and Development at Fujimi Corporation.

andrewbt@umich.edu

Chris Swendris:

Materials Chemistry

1st Year - Masters Student

Research: ferroelectric cocrystals

Chris earned his B.S. in chemistry from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

caswe@umich.edu

Hochul Woo:

Macromolecular Science and Engineering

1st Year

Research: MOFs

Hochul earned his M.S. and B.S. in chemistry from the Kyungpook National University in South Korea.

hcwoo@umich.edu

Undergraduate Students

Anthony LaBuda:

Chemistry

Senior

Anthony is pursuing a degree in chemistry at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

alabuda@umich.edu

Nicholas Wiesner:

Chemistry

Junior

Nick is pursuing a degree in chemistry from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor .

wiesnern@umich.edu

Alumni

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