Early Career Investigator Workshop

Jan. 3, 2018

Junior chemistry faculty: application deadline for the 2018 Early Career Investigator Workshop , co-organized by Gordana, is coming up soon!

Publication in honor of CU Boulder colleague Veronica Vaida

Dec. 8, 2017

In a manuscript published as part of The Journal of Physical Chemistry virtual special issue “Veronica Vaida Festschrift,” Molly and James et al demonstrate the role of surface-capping ligands in mediating the interaction between CdS nanocrystals and hydrogenase.

New students!

Dec. 1, 2017

Two first year PhD students, Jared King and Helena Keller, have joined the Dukovic group. Welcome, Jared and Helena!

Gordana named a RIO Faculty Fellow

Nov. 1, 2017

Gordana has been selected for the inaugural cohort of Research and Innovation Office Faculty Fellows .

Pornthip departs for a position at Silpakorn University

Aug. 15, 2017

Postdoctoral scholar Pornthip Tongying is starting a new position as a lecturer at Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand. We wish her the best in her new position.

Elemental distribution in oxynitride nanocrystals in ACS Nano

July 31, 2017

Manuscript describing how reaction temperature controls elemental distribution in oxynitride nanocrystals is accepted in ACS Nano .

Heterostructures in Nano Letters

May 23, 2017

In a manuscript in Nano Letters , Amanda, James et al describe in detail the rich and complex excited-state dynamics of dot-in-rod heterostructures.

Amanda and Gordana after graduation (May, 2017)

Amanda defends PhD

May 10, 2017

Congratulations to Amanda Grennell, who defended her dissertation on nanocrystal heterostructures today. Amanda will be moving on to a career in science writing. We look forward to following her work!

group members learning to use the new setup

Training day for the new near-IR setup!

May 2, 2017

Our new HELIOS transient absorption setup extends our capabilities to measure near-IR nanocrystal decay on ultrafast timescales. Thank you to DURIP for funding!

Chi-Hung departs for a new job

Feb. 17, 2017

Postdoctoral scholar Chi-Hung Chuang is starting a new position at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company in Hsinchu, Taiwan. We wish him the best of luck on his new adventure!