Michael Marshak
Assistant Professor • Institute Fellow, RASEI
Chemistry • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute (RASEI)

Office: Cristol Chemistry 359
Lab: Cristol Chemistry 315
Lab Phone: 303-735-7814


Ph.D.: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012
Postdoctoral Fellow: Harvard University, 2013-2015

Areas of Expertise

Transition Metal Catalysis, Renewable Energy,  Materials & Nanoscience, Inorganic, Organic

My research program spans the fields of organic and inorganic chemistry with the goal to synthesize new chemicals and materials.

Renewable Energy

 Chelated metal ion redox flow batteries for grid-scale energy storage and organic/inorganic battery electrode materials.

Organometallic Catalysis

Ligand design to control new organic reactions.