Top row, L-R: Jenny Yang, Brooke Livesay, Juliet Khosrowabadi Kotyk, Charlene Tsay, Bianca Ceballos.
Bottom row, L-R: Zach Thammavongsy, Brian Lydon, Bryan Le, Jake Ritter, Steve Poteet, Alex Reath, Stephen Denghausen.
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!
March 31, 2015
Bianca Ceballos receives an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congrats Bianca!
December 10, 2014
First year 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 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!