Former Group Members

Xin Chen

Currently: Chemist at Dow Dupont

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-Chemistry 2019

M.S. University of Minnesota-Chemistry 2016

B.S. Lanzhou University, China, 2014

Evan Anderson

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-Chemistry 2019

M.S. Chemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2014

B.S. Chemistry and B.S. Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2012

Xue Zhen

Currently: Chemist at Boston Scientific

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2018

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2015

B.S. Beijing Normal University, China, 2013

 

Yao Zhang

Currently: Employed by KLA-Tencor 

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-Chemistry and Electrical Engineering, 2018

 Co-Advised by Steven Koester, Electrical Engineering

M.S. University of Minnesota-Chemistry 2015

B.S. Nanjing University, China, 2013

 

Ellie Raethke

M.S. University of Minnesota-Mechanical Engineering 2018

Co-Advised by Cari Dutcher, Mechanical Engineering

B.S.  University of Wisconsin-Stout - Applied Science with a concentration in Materials and Nanoscience and minor in Chemistry, 2016

 

Dr. Jinbo Hu

Currently: Lead senior chemist at Emersion

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2017 (co-Advised by Andreas Stein, Chemistry)

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2013

B.S. Nanjing University, China, 2012

 

Dr. Maral Mousavi

Currently: Postdoc with Prof. George Whitesides at Harvard University

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2016

 

Dr. Jesse Carey

Currently: Postdoc with Prof. Steven Kass at University of Minnesota

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2015

 

Shogo Ogawara

Currently:Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation

Visiting Reasercher from 2013-2014

 

Dr. Xu Zou

Currently: University of Minnesota

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2014

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2011

B.S. Beijing Normal University, China 2009

 

Koichi Nishimura

Currently: Hitachi High-Technologies corporation

Visiting reasercher 2012-2013

 

Dr. Secil Koseoglu

Currently: Postdoc with Prof. Robert Flaumenhaft at Harvard Medical School

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2012, co-Advised by Christy Haynes

M.S. University of Minnesota 2008

B.S. Middle East Technical University, Turkey 2006

 

Anikó Nemes

Post Doctoral Fellow 2011-2012

PhD-Eötvös Loránd University,Budapest, Hungary2011

Faculty of Science, Chemistry M.Sc.Eötvös Loránd University, 2001-2006

Chemistry M.Sc.- University of Pannonia, Veszprém, Hungary, 2001

 

Dr. Eric Olson

Currently: 3M Senior Scientist

Post Doc with Dr. Yogish Kudva (Mayo Clinic, Endocrinology Department) and Professor Steve Koester (University Minnesota, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering) 2012-2014

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2012

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2009

B.S. South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 2007

 

Dr. Li Chen

Currently: Senior Scientist at United Science

Ph. D. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2012

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2009

B.S. Beijing Normal University, China

Masafumi Miyake

Currently: Hitachi High-Technologies corporation

Visiting reasercher 2010-2011

 

Dr. Tiantian Zhang

Currently: Senior product development, 3M Health Care

Ph.D Sichuan University, Chengdu, China 2012

Visiting student from Sichuan University, Chengdu, China 2008-2011

M.S. Henan Normal University, 2007

B.S. Henan Normal University, 2004

 

Nicole Settergren

M.S. University of Minnesota- Chemistry 2010

B.S. University of Minnesota Duluth 2005

 

Dr. David Gingery

Currently: Teaching at Inver Hills Community College

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-TC 2010

M.S. University of Minnesota 2005

B.S.University of Montana, Bozeman 1999

 

Dr. Scott Thorgaard

Currently:Assistant Professor, Winona State University

Post Doc with Dr. Alan Bard, University of Texas, Austin. 2010-2012

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-TC 2010

B.S. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire 2004

 

Dr. Chunze Lai

Currently: Senior Scientist at United Science

Ph. D. University of Minnesota-TC 2010

B.S. University of Science & Technology of China (USTC) 2004

 

Mary Messner

Currently: Employed at 3M

M.S. Univeristy of Minnesota 2009

University of Minnesota Researcher Metabolomics

 

Annie Leung

Currently: R&D Analysis PepsiCo

Chemistry Lecturer, Metropolitan State University 2008

M.S. University of Minnesota 2008

 

Dr. Paul Boswell

Currently Research Assistant Professor, Department of Horticultural Science, University of Minnasota

Postdoctoral, University of Minnesota, 2010 (Metabolomics)

Ph. D. University of Minnesota 2008

B.S. Bethel University, 2003 (Chemistry, Biochemistry)

 

L. Jaye Ann Hopkins (Warner)

Currently: Assistant Professor, Spokane Community College M.S. University of Minnesota 2006

 

Dr. Liya Musilinki

Post Doctoral Fellow 2005-2006Dr. Kangping Xiao

Dr. Kangping Xiao*

Currently: Head of Analytical Development, Bayer Consumer Health R&D

Post Doctoral Fellow: 2001-2003 (University of Michigan), 1999-2001 (Michigan State University)

Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry, The University of Tokyo, 1999

B.Sc. Wuhan University 1990 

(*Advised by Phil when he was still at The University of Tokyo)