Seth Donaldson joins the group as a MS thesis student. Seth earned his BS in nanoengineering from the University of California, San Diego. He will be conducting research focusing on application of HALT to PFAS-contaminated biosolids.
Caila Cassuto joins the group as a Mines Undergraduate Research Fellow (MURF). She will be working with Dr. Shilai Hao to develop a low-cost method for organic fluorine analysis.
Shilai Hao successfully defended his PhD thesis! Shilai will be staying with the group as a postdoctoral research associate.
Aron Griffin is included in an AWWA story on piloting technologies during the pandemic while working at Hazen and Sawyer. You can read the full story at https://awwa.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/awwa.1724
Ori Soker joins the group after completing his undergraduate studies in chemical engineering at NC State. Ori will be conducting research on development of novel technologies for PFAS treatment and destruction.
Congrats to Estelle Cronmiller, Andrew Koehler, and Anderson Ellis on successfully passing their PhD qualifying examinations!
Aron Griffin had elected to join the group in August to pursue his PhD in environmental engineering. He is currently a Principal Engineer at Hazen and Sawyer, and previously completed his BS at Penn State and his MS at UC Berkeley.
Charlie Liu wins a presentation award at the 2020 Emerging Contaminants Summit.
Yida Fang wins an ACS Graduate Student Award.
Camille (Chiqui) Amador receives and Honorable Mention for her application to the NSF Graduate Fellowship Program.