Top row, L-R: Zachary Thammavongsy, Drew Cunningham, Ivy Kha, Jenny Yang, Alex Reath, Cailin Hanna, Brian Lydon.
Bottom row, L-R: Samantha Ruelas, Bianca Ceballos, Charlene Tsay, Juliet Khosrowabadi Kotyk, Annie Chantarojsiri, Rebecca Combs.
June 13, 2016
Undergraduates Rebecca Combs, Ivy Kha, and Samantha Ruelas receive Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) Fellowships. Congrats!
June 3, 2016
Rebecca Combs receives the American Chemical Society Division of Inorganic Chemistry Award and Samantha Ruelas receives the undergraduate Gebel Award. Congrats!
June 1, 2016
Juliet Khosrowabadi Kotyk is honored with a TA Award and Zachary Thammavongsy receives a graduate Gebel Award. Congrats!
May 26, 2016
Graduate student Drew Cunningham joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
March 9, 2016
Brian Lydon's paper is in press in the journal Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers. Check it out here! It will be published in the "2016 Emerging Investigators" issue.
March 3, 2016
Jenny is selected to give a poster talk at the Renewable Energy: Solar Fuels Gordon Research Conference.
February 24, 2016
Zachary Thammavongsy's paper is in press in the journal Dalton Transactions. Check it out here! It will be published in the "New Talent: Americas" issue.
February 1, 2016
Juliet Khosrowabadi Kotyk's paper is in press in the Journal of Coordination Chemistry. Check it out here! It will be published in the "Emerging Leaders" issue.
December 23, 2015
Jenny receives an NSF CAREER award! Thank you to the NSF for your support!
December 8, 2015
First year graduate student Caitlin Hanna joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
November 9, 2015
Zachary Thammavongsy's paper is in press in the journal Inorganic Chemistry. Check it out here!
November 3, 2015
Jenny is named a Camille and Henry Dreyfus Environmental Chemistry Mentor. Applications for the postdoctoral fellowship position in "Electrochemical Capture and Concentration of Carbon Dioxide" are currently being accepted. Thank you to the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation for your support!
November 2, 2015
Charlene Tsay's paper is in press in the Journal of the American Chemical Society. Check it out here!
September 14, 2015
Postdoctoral Associate Annie Chantarojsiri joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
July 17, 2015
Jenny is named a 2015 Hellman Faculty Fellow! Thank you to the Hellman Fellows fund for your support!
July 13, 2015
Undergraduate Rebecca Combs joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
June 22, 2015
Undergraduates Samantha Ruelas and Ivy Kha join the lab. Welcome to the group!
May 15, 2015
Stephen Denghausen will graduate with Phi Lambda Upsilon, Honors in Chemistry, Campuswide Honors, Phi Beta Kappa, and Cum Laude.
Brooke Livesay will graduate with the American Chemical Society Division of Inorganic Chemistry Award.
Congrats Stephen and Brooke!
April 5, 2015
Undergraduate Hannah Bui joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
March 31, 2015
Bianca Ceballos receives an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congrats Bianca!
December 10, 2014
First year graduate students Bianca Ceballos and Alex Reath join the lab. Welcome to the group!
November 19, 2014
Dave Shaffer's paper is in press in Inorganic Chemistry - check it out here!
July 8, 2014
Jenny is selected to give a poster talk at the Organometallic Gordon Research Conference
June 16, 2014
Undergraduate Stephen Denghausen joins the lab. Welcome to the group!
May 7, 2014
Jenny receives the prestigious DOE Early Career Research Award. Congrats Jenny!
April 2, 2014
Steve receives the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congrats Steve!
March 16, 2014
Jenny gives invited talk at the "Catalysis Science: The Next Generation" symposium at the Dallas ACS meeting: "Utilizing Thermodynamic Considerations in the Design of Molecular Transition Metal Catalysts for Hydrogenation Activity and Aqueous Hydrogen Production".
March 13, 2014
Jenny interviewed for UCI News article and video "Stamping Out STEM Stereotypes" (featuring some group member cameos).
January 5, 2014
Jenny gives invited talk at the 23rd Western Photosynthesis Conference: "Synthetic Heterobimetallic Complexes as Functional Analogues for CO Dehydrogenase".
December 11, 2013
First year graduate students Brian Lydon, Steve Poteet, Jake Ritter, Zach Thammavongsy, and undergraduate Brooke Livesay join the lab. Welcome to the group!
November 26, 2013
Solvent system up and running, thanks Jorg!
September 23, 2013
Undergraduates Tu Nguyen and Joanne Yoo join the lab. Welcome to the group!
August 19, 2013
After some precarious forklifting, our new gloveboxes are here!
July 25, 2013
Jenny gives invited talk at 2013 CENTC Summer School on Catalysis: Enabling Sustainability and Innovation through Catalysis.
July 15, 2013
Yang lab open-house shows off our newly renovated labs (and our baking skills). Afterwards, we get down to business with the lab's very first reactions.
July 10, 2013
July 1, 2013
Yang Group officially kicks off with Professor Jenny Yang, postdocs David Shaffer and Charlene Tsay, graduate student Juliet Khosrowabadi, and summer student Steven Poteet. Come visit us at 3021A Frederick Reines Hall!