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News

7/4/2019
Ashlin's manuscript on gold nanowire assembly on striped phases has been accepted at Chem. Congratulations!

6/1/2019
Professor Claridge receives a Showalter Research Trust Award! Many thanks to the Showalter Foundation for supporting our group's work.

5/28/2019
Professor Claridge receives the DARPA Director's Fellowship! Congratulations!

4/12/2019
Professor Claridge receives tenure and will be promoted to Associate Professor in August 2019! Congratulations!

4/10/2019
Tyler and Tyson receive the Emerson Kampen and Cagiantas Graduate Research Fellowships, and Professor Claridge receives the Arthur E. Kelly Award for Undergraduate Teaching. Congratulations everyone!

4/3/2019
Ashlin successfully completes her thesis defense. Congratulations Dr. Porter!

2/26/2019
Tyson and Jeremiah's paper on microcontact printing of striped phases is accepted to Faraday Discussions. Congratulations!

1/3/2019
Tyler and Tyson will be organizing a symposium in the Analytical Division at the 2019 Fall National ACS Meeting in San Diego. Congratulations!

12/16/2018
Dr. Jae Jin Bang and Dr. Shane Russell have graduated. Congratulations! Best wishes to Jae Jin in her postdoc with Ralph Nuzzo at UIUC, and to Shane at DowDuPont in Michigan.

11/1/2018
Laura Williams is joining our research group as a PhD student. Welcome Laura!

10/16/2018
Professor Claridge is elected to the ACS Colloid and Surface Division National Executive Council. Congratulations!

9/22/2018
Tyson's manuscript on amphiphiles ordering on MoS2 is accepted to ChemComm. Congratulations!

8/19/2018
The Claridge group is present in force for the Fall 2018 National ACS Meeting. Ashlin and Tyson give talks, Tyler gives a poster, and Professsor Claridge runs a symposium in the Analytical division and gives three invited talks. Great meeting!

8/04/2018
Dr. Villarreal has graduated. Congratulations!

6/28/2018
Professor Claridge is selected to give a short talk at the GRC on Bioinspired Materials. Great conference!

6/1/2018
Ashley Sauders is joining our group as a summer REU student from Penn State. Welcome Ashley!

5/15/2018
Professor Claridge's feature article on nanoscale interface design using striped phases is accepted to the ChemComm Emerging Investigator Issue. Congratulations!

5/13/2018
Dr. Choong has graduated and will be joining Intel. Congratulations!

4/19/2018
Jae Jin's paper on patterning amphiphilic monolayer structure using Langmuir-Schaefer conversion is accepted to Langmuir. Congratulations Jae Jin!

4/8/2018
Erin Lang is named the recipient of the John Nash Instructional Award for outstanding teaching by a first-year graduate student. Congratulations Erin!

4/6/2018
Tyson Davis is named the recipient of the Cecilia Zissis Graduate Scholarship. Congratulations Tyson!

4/5/2018
Tianhong Ouyang is named the recipient of the Stine Undergraduate Summer Research Award. Congratulations Tianhong!

4/1/2018
John Biechele-Speziale is joining our group as a PhD student. Welcome John!

3/22/2018
Shane's paper on characterizing noncovalent monolayer structure on graphene using PM-IRRAS and SEM is accepted to Chemistry of Materials. Congratulations Shane!

1/08/2018
Tyson and Jae Jin's paper on characterizing noncovalent monolayer structure using SEM is accepted to Langmuir. Congratulations Tyson and Jae Jin!

10/02/2017
Tyler's paper on creating large noncovalent molecular domains on 2D materials is accepted to ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. Congratulations Tyler!

9/17/2017
Shane wins a poster award at the 2017 Notre Dame-Purdue Symposium on Soft Matter & Polymers. Congratulations Shane!

8/17/2017
Jae Jin's JACS article on lipid sitting phases is featured in the JACS Young Investigator Issue! (http://pubs.acs.org/page/jacsat/vi/young-investigator2017.html)

8/8/2017
Terry's paper on controlling 2D material wetting using noncovalent ligand headgroup dynamics is accepted to JACS! (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b05930)

5/23/2017
Shi's paper on creating anisotropic wetting on 2D materials is accepted to ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces! (http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acsami.7b03279)

4/15/2017
Professor Claridge receives the DARPA Young Faculty Award! Thanks to DARPA for supporting our group's work.

1/25/2017
Professor Claridge receives the 3M Nontenured Faculty Award! Thanks to 3M for supporting our group's work.

1/17/2017
Professor Claridge receives the DuPont Young Professor Award! Thanks to DuPont for supporting our group's work.

6/17/2016
Professor Claridge is elected a Fellow of the Purdue Teaching Academy!

4/14/2016
Undergraduate researchers Jacob Brooks and Xiuyu Ye are recognized with Department of Chemistry John Leighty Scholarships! Congratulations!

4/6/2016
Jae Jin and Kortney's JACS article on lipid sitting phases is featured in JACS Spotlight! (http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/jacs.6b03327)

3/23/2016
Professor Claridge is recognized with the Purdue Exceptional Early Career Award!

3/22/2016
First-year graduate student Tyler Hayes is recognized with the Alumni Teaching Award based on the nominations of his students! Congratulations!

3/14/2016
Congratulations to Jae Jin Bang and Kortney Rupp on the acceptance of their article in Journal of the American Chemical Society!

2/24/2016
Professor Claridge is recognized with the College of Science Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Teaching by an Assistant Professor!

1/05/2016
A huge thanks to the National Science Foundation for a CAREER award supporting our work controlling layered material surface chemistry using sitting phases of polymerizable amphiphiles!

11/08/2015
Congratulations to Shane Russell on the acceptance of his trends article on peptide-graphene interfaces in Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry!

10/20/2015
Welcome to new graduate students Tyson Davis and Tyler Hayes, and undergraduates Jacob Brooks and Xiuyu (Darah) Ye!

7/10/2015
A huge thanks to the National Science Foundation for supporting our work with a Major Research Instrumentation grant for a new AFM!

6/16/2015
Congratulations to Jae Jin Bang on the acceptance of her review article on multimodal scanning probe imaging in Analytical Methods!

11/06/2014
Congratulations to Terry Villarreal for passing his outside proposal!

6/23/2014
Thanks to the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund (ACS-PRF) for supporting our scanning probe work through a Doctoral New Investigator award.

6/23/2014
Thanks to the Purdue Research Foundation for a seed grant supporting our instrument development work in the coming year.

5/1/2014
Congratulations to Shane Russell for receiving the W. Brooks Fortune Fellowship awarded to the top first-year student in the analytical division at Purdue.

4/22/2014
Congratulations to Kortney Rupp for receiving the John Nash Instructional Development Award!

12/6/2013
The STM in BRWN 4150 is up and running!

12/4/2013
Congratulations to Jae Jin Bang for passing her fifth cumulative exam!

11/7/2013
Congratulations to Shane Russell for passing his fifth cumulative exam!

8/12/2013
Start of fall semester! Professor Claridge will be teaching the Learning Community section of Chem 115.

7/1/2013
The Claridge lab startup is in progress! Come visit us in Brown Hall 3034.