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A little picture in the lab with our wonderful goggles!  My student is a member of the Bucknell Women’s Lacrosse team, she got the “Player of the Day” belt, she was awarded for being the hardest working player of that days practice. Maybe I should award lab belts! Thinking about it… 


My Gen Chem students having fun with the zinc sulfide structure in their last lab of the semester November 2017!


Interesting talk by Prof. James Peterson. September 13th 2017

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Joined Bucknell University as Visiting Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department! August 1st 2017


Amazing lecture by Nobel Laureate Professor JeanMarie Lehn, covering exciting advances in supramolecular chemistry and its connection to natural systems, complex organisms, and the universe as a whole. May 12th 2017.

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Very exciting day, my students defended their honors thesis! April 21st 2017


Very exciting talk on Origin of life by 2009 Nobel Laureate Prof. Szostak. I had the pleasure to talk with him for few minutes! The NESACS event on Feb 23rd 2017.


My students presenting at the Northeast Regional Meeting at Binghamton,NY. October 5-8th 2016.

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My students presenting at SciFest. Explaining their posters Yongwoon Kim on the left and Zhiheng Wang on the right. Aug 4th 2016.

PostDocTalkAug2016dA Short talk today at Brandeis University to talk about the three auto-catalytic reactions I am working with. Aug 3rd 2016.


Enjoyed the Gordon Research Conference Oscillations & Dynamic Instabilities in Chemical Systems at Stoweflake Conference Center in Vermont July 17th-22nd 2016.

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Reading a couple of amazing books! 


I am very thankful with University of Michigan for this great workshop, NextProf was just amazing! May 10-14th 2016.

NextProf-block-2016Invited to the Workshop in Michigan!Applied to the NextProf Workshop on February 21st 2016. Now waiting!lorealApplied to the L’Oréal USA for Women in Science Fellowship on February 5th 2016. Now waiting!GrantsmanshipGreat webinar on how to write grants: types of funding agencies, types of private agencies, review criteria for the NIH career transition K99/R00 application, key components of the NIH career transition K99/R00 application, commons mistakes made by applicants and tips to increase your chances for success. November 3rd 2015.
20160207_141928 (1) (2)Nice neuroscience talks at the aquarium with the Keynote speaker Dr. Liqun Luo from Standford University.

Enjoyed talking and hanging out with these great scientist and friends in Tempe and Phoenix Arizona! September  30th 2015.

FlyerDraft3This is the program for our symposium (satellite) “Nonlinear Dynamics in Chemical Systems”in the Conference on Complex Systems CCS’15awismaJoined the Association for Women In Science Massachusetts Chapter as a Trainer for the year 2015-2016! I am excited to be a mentor this year 2015-2016!
ECCS is Going Global in 2015Organizing the symposium (satellite) “Nonlinear Dynamics in Chemical Systems”in the Conference on Complex Systems CCS’15

fathersinscienceJoined Professor Epstein’s birthday celebration with my mentors in science (from left to right Irving Epstein, John Pojman, me and Oliver Steinbock) on July 17 2015Group3Joined Brandeis University as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Professor Epstein’s Group on March 2015

pechakuchaParticipated in PechaKucha Tokyo with Patterns in Nature, on November 26 2014 at SuperDeluxe, Tokyo-Japan.PN&G_3PN&G_1Participated in the joint symposium of the 22nd Polymer Networks Group Meeting (PNG) and the 10th Gel Symposium (PN&G2014) on November 11-15 2014 at the University of Tokyo, Tokyo-Japan.Assisted to the JSPS A3 Foresight International Symposium on Nano-Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine on October 8-9 2014at TWIns, Tokyo-Japan.Assisted to theInternational Symposium on Smart Biomaterials on March 24-25 2014 at NIMS, Tsukuba-Japan.

945917_4406291054442_197922554_nJoined Ryo Yoshida-sensei group at The University of Tokyo on June 2013. 

JSPSAcceptancePageAwarded with the  JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship! January 2013.

46382_3547544386312_271001693_nGraduated from the Doctorate program of the Department of Chemistry at Florida State University on December 2012.

Assisted to the workshop “Write Winning Grant Proposals” byDr. John Robertson. June 1, 2012 at Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL.

Sid Benson Award

Awarded with the Outstanding poster in the Physical Chemistry Division at the 242nd ACS National Meeting & Exposition August 28 – September 1, 2011 Denver, CO.