Graduate Students

All current graduate students in the Sholl Group are below. Click on their images to see their personal pages.

Mayank Agrawal

PhD Candidate

Mayank studies the influence of xylene adsorption on flexible MOFs

Souryadeep Bhattacharyya

PhD Candidate, co-advised by Nair

Souryadeep studies the effects of acid gas degradation on the adsorption and separation properties of ZIFs

Lalit A Darunte

PhD Candidate, co-advised by Jones & Walton

Lalit performs process modeling for CO2 capture along with experiments

John Findley

PhD Student

John studies short range alumninum ordering in zeolites

Chu Han

PhD Candidate

Chu studies acid gas-induced point defects in bulk and surfaces of MOFs

Rebecca Han

PhD Candidate

Rebecca focuses on the thermodynamics of extended defects in MOFs

Krishna C Jayachandrababu

PhD Candidate, co-advised by Nair

Krishna studies the structure and tunable properties of hybrid ZIFs for separation applications

Omar I Knio

PhD Student

Omar focuses on finding suitable structure directing agents for 2D zeolite formation

Anny Liu

PhD Candidate

Anny studies acid gas adsorption on porous materials

Jongwoo Park

PhD Student

Jongwoo studies sub-ambient CO2 adsorption in MOFs

Jungseob So

PhD Candidate, co-advised by Sievers

Jungseob studies catalytic activity of various surfaces

Ross J Verploegh

PhD Candidate

Ross focuses on predicting adsorbate diffusion in multivariate ZIFs

Hui Wang

Visiting Student

Hui is visiting from Xi'an Jiaotong University in Xi'an, Shaanxi, China. He will stay in the Sholl Group until fall 2017.

Ying Wu

PhD Candidate

Ying is an exchange student from South China University. He focuses on structure-property relationships and functionalization of MOFs for the adsorption of organic molecules

Wenqin You

PhD Student

Wenqin focuses on finding MOFs to improve the efficiency of gas separations for the OCM process


Graduate Student

Ever wanted to work on the coolest computational research projects? Come join the Sholl Group! Email one of the current group members or David Sholl to hear more about our group and the projects we work on.