Students

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Supervisor Project Title
Algar, Russ 1. Development of fluorescent nanomaterials for point-of-care diagnostic applications
2. Development of fluorescent nanomaterials for cellular imaging and sensing
Berlinguette, Curtis Designing Hole Transport Materials for Advanced Solar Cells
Bertram, Allan 1. Chemical and physical properties and climate implications of aerosol particles collected in the changing Arctic
2. Chemical and physical properties of photochemical smog
Bizzotto, Dan 1. AFM imaging of DNA modified single crystal electrode surfaces
2. Studying Cu electrodeposition onto electrochemically reduced graphene oxide using AFM
3. Designing, 3D printing and testing an electrochemical device for small volume water deionization
Dake, Greg Catalytic synthesis of bioactive molecules related to natural products
Huan, Tao 1. Development of untargeted metabolomics platform for comprehensive bacterial natural products profiling
2. Lipid metabolism and cellular activity
3. Identify bioactive endogenous metabolites for immune cell differentiation
4. Quantification of microbial-derived metabolites for the development of clinical metabolic biomarkers
Hudson, Zac Thermally-activated delayed fluorescence in polymeric organic LEDs
Love, Jennifer 1. Towards catalytic coupling of methane to generate value-added products
2. Nickel-catalysed cross-coupling
McIntosh, Lawrence Protein phase separation and the phosphorylation-dependent regulation of mycobacterial ABC transporters
Mehrkhodavandi, Parisa 1. Development of catalysts for CO2 conversion
2. Development of bioactive and biodegradable polymers
Momose, Takamasa 1. Laser spectroscopy of atoms and molecules under magnetic/electromagnetic fields
2. Trapping  of cold molecules
3. UV photolysis of chiral molecules
Orvig, Chris Chelate Chemistry of Radiometals for Nuclear Medicine
Ryan, Kaity Enzymology of natural products biosynthesis
Straus, Suzana Developing releasable antimicrobial peptides to combat bacterial resistance
Thachuk, Mark Coarse-grained molecular dynamics methodology and practice
Wang, Alex 1. Computational Rational Design of Functional Materials
2. Computational Studies of Bond Strength Index & Atomic Charges
Withers, Steve Synthesis and Testing of a Novel Glycosidase Inhibitor as a Potential Therapeutic
Wolf, Mike New sulfur-bridged chromophores for applications in light-emitting devices and printed security features