People

Principal Investigator

Azarin

Samira M. Azarin 

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 612-301-3488

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2011

Postdoc, Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2012-2014

Graduate Students

Paulina Eberts

Eberts

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering. University of Notre Dame, 2017

Co-advised with Casim Sarkar

Contact: [email protected]

Zi-Ting Feng

ZiTing_Feng

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 2019; M.S., Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 2021

Email: [email protected]

Andrew Frederickson

Frederickson

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, 2017

Co-advised with Alptekin Aksan

Contact: [email protected]

Victoria Jones

Jones

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 2019

Co-advised with Prodromos Daoutidis

Contact: [email protected] 

Becca Kim

Kim

 Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, New York University, 2020

Co-advised with Casim Sarkar

Contact: [email protected]

Isadora Kucera

Isadora Kucera

Education: B.S., Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago, 2021

Co-advised with Natalie Boehnke

Email: [email protected]

Kristen Lemke

Lemke

 Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2017

Co-advised with Casim Sarkar

Contact: [email protected]

Pranati Mondkar

Mondkar

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2019

Co-advised with Timothy Lodge

Contact: [email protected] 

Janani Narayan

Narayan

Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 2019

Co-advised with Wei-Shou Hu

Contact: [email protected] 

Joseph Vallin

Vallin

Education: B.S., Chemical Engineering, Notre Dame University, 2018

Contact: [email protected]

Harish Venkatachalapathy

Venkatachalapathy

Education: B.Tech., Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 2016

Co-advised with Casim Sarkar

Contact: [email protected]

Qiuge Zhang

Zhang

Education: B.S., Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2015

Co-advised with Casim Sarkar

Contact:​​​​​​​ [email protected] 

Group Alumni

Dr. Francisco Pelaez (Merck) - Ph.D. 2019

Dr. Hak Rae Lee (AbbVie) - Ph.D. 2020

Dr. Jennifer One (Bristol Myers Squibb) - Ph.D. 2020

Dr. Jeanette Caronia (Takeda) - Ph.D. 2020

Dr. Pedram Motallebnejad (Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Chicago) - Ph.D. 2020

Dr. Hannah Seo (Bristol Myers Squibb) - Ph.D. 2021

Dr. Tiffany Lam (Boston Scientific) - Ph.D. 2021