Weiss Group

The Weiss Group in front of CNSI, 2017

Left to Right: Alex Kim, Melina Mastrodimos, Shreya Patel, Jing Xu, Lisa Kawakami, Nan Song, Jason Belling, Wenfei Liu, Sara Rahimnejad, Shenkai Wang, Dominik Stemer, Kris Barr, Qing Yang, Nako Nakatsuka, Steven J. Jonas, Paul S. Weiss, John Abendroth, Mercedes Brianna Cornelius, Liv Heidenreich, Leonardo Scarabelli, Dominic Goronzy, Kevin Cheung, Thomas Young, Natcha Wattanatorn, Alexandra Mendoza, Naihao Chiang, Diana Yugay, Mahdi Hasani, Xiaobin Xu, Logan Stewart, and Isaura Frost.

Not pictured: Rachel Acree, Erin Avery, Matt Gethers, Matthew Ji, Michael Mellody, Miles Silverman, Gail Vinnacombe, Matthew Ye, Chuanzhen Zhao, Yao Gong, Amir Nasajpour, Miles Lim, Xin Gao, and Angelo Vergnetti

Professor

Steve's photo Dr. Steven Jonas
Pediatric Oncology Clinical Instructor
(sjonas >at< ucla.edu)

 

Senior Staff & Post-Doctoral Fellows

Naihao's photo height= Dr. Naihao Chiang
(naihaochiang2012 >at< u.northwestern.edu)
Mahdi's photo Dr. Mahdi Hasani
UCLA Bioengineering
(mahdi.hasani >at< gmail.com)
Dr. Ram Rao
(amrao >at< ucla.edu)
Leonardo's photo Dr. Leonardo Scarabelli
(lscarabelli >at< ucla.edu)

 

Graduate Students

Erin's photo Erin Avery
(erin.avery1 >at< gmail.com)
Kris' photo Kris Barr
(Kristopher.Barr >at< gmail.com)
Jason's Picture Jason Belling
UCLA
(jasonbelling >at< gmail.com)
Kevin's photo Kevin Cheung
(cheung.m.kevin >at< gmail.com)
Isaura Frost
(IFrost >at< mednet.ucla.edu)
Yao Gong
(echogy1900 >at< gmail.com)
Dominic's photo Dominic Goronzy
(goronzy.dominic >at< gmail.com)
Liv Heidenreich
(lheiden >at< ucla.edu)
LisaK's Picture Lisa Kawakami

(lmkawakami>at<chem.ucla.edu)

Wenfei Liu
(wenfei95 >at< gmail.com)
Samantha T. Mensah
(mensah >at< ucla.edu)
Melina's photo Melina Mastrodimos
(mbmastrodimos >at< gmail.com)
Alexandra's Picture Alexandra Mendoza
(amendoza >at< chem.ucla.edu)
Amir Nasajpour
(anasa >at< ucla.com)
Dominik's photo Dominik Stemer
(dstemer >at< ucla.edu)
Logan's Photo Logan Stewart
(logan.yah >at< gmail.com)
Jack Takahashi
(JTakahashi >at< mednet.ucla.edu)
Gail's photo Gail Vinnacombe
(gavinnacombe >at< ucla.edu)
Shenkai's photo Shenkai Wang
(shenkaiwang >at< ucla.edu)
Natcha's Picture Natcha Wattanatorn
(natcha >at< chem.ucla.edu)
Lingbo's photo Lingbo Xing
Peking University
(1401110255 >at< pku.edu.cn)
Thomas Young's Picture Thomas Young
(thomasdylanyoung >at< live.com)
Diana's Picture Diana Yugay
(yugay >at< chem.ucla.edu)
Chuanzhen's Picture Chuanzhen Zhao
(chuanzhenzhao >at< gmail.com)

 

Undergraduate Students

Xin Gao
(xin.gao.97 >at< outlook.com)
Nanjing University
Matthew SungYun Ji
(matthewji12345 >at< ucla.edu)
Michael Mellody's Picture Michael Mellody
(mmellody >at< ucla.edu)
Angelo Vergnetti
(vergnetti.angelo >at< gmail.com)
Santa Monica College
Matthew Ye's Picture Matthew Ye
(matthewye >at< ucla.edu)

 

Staff

Holly's photo Holly Bunje
ACS Nano Journal Assistant
(holly.bunje >at< ucla.edu)
Hon Hoang
UCLA Chemistry and BioChemistry Administrative Assistant
(hon >at< cnsi.ucla.edu)

 

Visitors

Xiaobin's photo Dr. Xiaobin Xu
(xxu.uta >at< gmail.com)
Prof. Yingwei Yang
Jilin University
(ywyang >at< jlu.edu.cn)
Francisco's Picture Prof. Francisco Zaera
University of California, Riverside
(zaera >at< ucr.edu)

 

Graduate Student Alumni

Rachel V. Acree
(RAcree >at< mednet.ucla.edu)
N/A Prof. Beth Anderson
Furman University
(maryelizabeth.anderson>at< furman.edu)
N/A Jamie Arnold
Penn State
(jja5 >at< psu.edu)
Taylor's photo Taylor Aubry
(tayloraubry >at< ucla.edu)
Heidi's photo Prof. Heidi Bednar
College of the Canyons
(heidirenate >at< gmail.com)
Meaghan's Picture Dr. Meaghan Blake
Dow Chemical
(ladyblakey >at< hotmail.com)
Huan's photo Dr. Huan Cao
UC Merced
(serotonin >at< ucla.edu)
Lyndon's photo Dr. Lyndon F. Charles
(jahprofile >at< hotmail.com)
Sarawut's Picture Prof. Prof. Sarawut Cheunkar
King Mongkut University of Technology (sarawut.che >at< kmutt.ac.th)
Mike's photo Dr. Michael Cygan
(mcygan >at< erols.com)
Arrelaine's Picture Dr. Arrelaine Dameron
Pneumaticoat
(arrelaine >at< gmail.com)
Daniel's Picture Daniel Dewey
Zach's Picture Prof. Zachary Donhauser
Department of Chemistry
Vassar College
(zadonhauser >at< vassar.edu)
Terry's Picture Dr. Terry D’Onofrio
Edgewood Research, Development, and Engineering Center
(terrence.donofrio >at< us.army.mil)
Leyla's photo Prof. Leyla Esfandiari
(lesfandiari >at< ucla.edu)
University of Cincinnati
Chunru's photo Chunru Fan
(cfan >at< chem.ucla.edu)
JimF's photo Dr. Jim Ferris
(jimsan >at< ComCAT.COM)
Dan's photo Dr. Dan Fuchs
(dan_fuchs_4 >at< hotmail.com)
Matt's photo Dr. Matt Gethers
Caltech
(mattgethers >at< gmail.com)
Andrea's photo Prof. Andrea Giordano
(ang143 >at< psu.edu)
Tracy's photo Tracy Graham
Waters Corp.
(tracybelle >at< comcast.net)
AndrewG's Picture Andrew Guttentag
(N/A)
Patrick's photo Patrick Han
(N/A)
Julia's photo Dr. Julia Heetderks
(juliaheetderks >at< msn.com)
Nate's photo Dr. Nate Hohman
Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
(hohmanjn >at< stanford.edu)
Justin's Picture Dr. Justin Ingram
Jenny's photo Dr. Jennifer Jackiw
(jjjackiw >at< yahoo.com)
Jen's photo Jennifer Johnson
(jenjohnson >at< erols.com)
Marilyn's photo Dr. Marilyn Kamna
Intel
(marilyn_kamna >at< ccm.sc.intel.com)
Vasilis M. Kostakis
Kyle's photo Dr. Kyle Krom
(Kyle.Krom >at< merial.com)
Ajeet's photo Dr. Ajeet Kumar
National Physical Laboratory (NPL), New Delhi, India
(go4ajeet >at< gmail.com)
Adam's photo Dr. Adam Kurland
(adam.kurland >at< gmail.com)
JimK's photo Dr. James Kushmerick
NIST
(james.kushmerick >at< nist.gov)
Jeff's photo Jeff Lawrence
NIST
(jlawrenc2 >at< gmail.com)
Penelope's photo Dr. Penelope Lewis
American Chemical Society
(p_lewis >at< acs.org)
Brent's photo Dr. Brent Mantooth
Edgewood Research, Development, and Engineering Center
(bmantooth >at< gmail.com)
Greg's photo Prof. Greg McCarty
University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University
(gmccarty >at< email.unc.edu)
Jason's photo Dr. Jason Monnell
University of Pittsburgh
(jmonnell >at< engr.pitt.edu)
Amanda's photo Dr. Amanda Moore
Intel
(amanda.m.moore >at< intel.com)
TJ's photo Prof. TJ Mullen
University of North Florida
(mullen.tj >at< gmail.com)
Sanjini's photo Dr. Sanjini Nanayakkara
NREL
(Sanjini.Nanayakkara >at< nrel.gov)
Bala's Picture Dr. Balakrishna Pathem
Hitachi GST
(bala.pathem >at< gmail.com)
Hector's photo Dr. Hector Saavedra
Intel
(hmsaavedra >at< gmail.com)
Jeffrey's photo Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz
Intel
(schwartz >at< physics.ucla.edu)
Andrew's Picture Dr. Andrew Serino
Lam Research
(andrew.serino >at< gmail.com)
Mitch's photo Dr. Mitchell Shuster
Intel
(mitchell.shuster >at< gmail.com)
Miles' photo Miles Silverman
College of the Canyons
(miles.silverman >at< gmail.com)
Rachel's photo Dr. Rachel Smith
Life Technologies
(rachel.smitty >at< gmail.com)
Charan's photo Dr. Charan Srinivasan
Apple
(charan.s >at< gmail.com)
Stephan's photo Dr. Stephan J. Stranick
NIST
(stephan.stranick >at< nist.gov)
John's photo Dr. John C. Thomas
Intel
(jct197 >at< ucla.edu)
Amit's photo Dr. Amit Vaish
Amgen
(amitfrompsu2009 >at< gmail.com)
Garrett's Picture Garrett Wadsworth
Air Products
(garrettwadsworth >at< gmail.com)
Rong's photo Rong Zhang
(christine_rzhang >at< hotmail.com)
Yuxi's photo Dr. Yuxi Zhao
Apple
(seesea.zhao >at< gmail.com)

 

 

Post-doctoral Fellows and Staff Alumni

JohnA's photo Dr. John Abendroth
(jmabendroth >at< ucla.edu)
Lola's photo Lola Belsito
Former Staff
Jo's Picture Dr. Joanne Bevilacqua
Former ACS Nano Staff
Steve's photo Steve Bumbarger
Former Staff
(sxb10 >at< psu.edu)
Lloyd's photo Prof. Lloyd A. Bumm
University of Oklahoma
(bumm >at< nhn.ou.edu)
Ann-Sofie's photo Prof. Ann-Sofie Cans
Chalmers University
(cans >at< chalmers.se)
George's Picture George Chriss
Former Staff
(gschriss >at< gmail.com)
Shelley's Photo Prof. Shelley Claridge
Purdue University
(claridge >at< purdue.edu)
Anne's photo
Dr. Anne Counterman
(anne.counterman >at< gmail.com)
Luis's Picture Prof. Luis C. Fernandez-Torres
Notre Dame University
(lcfcayey >at< yahoo.com)
Deepee Gerringer
Administrative Assistant and ACS Nano Journal Assistant (deepee >at< cnsi.ucla.edu)
Susan's Picture Prof. Susan Gillmor
National Institutes of Health
(sdgillmor >at< gmail.com)
Andrew's Picture Dr. Andrew Greenberg
University of Wisconsin
(greenberg >at< chem.wisc.edu)
Jenny's Picture Prof. Jennifer Hampton
Department of Physics
Hope College
(hampton >at< hope.edu)
Patrick's photo Prof. Patrick Han
Assistant Professor
Tohoku University
(RISINGSUN262 >at< yahoo.com)
Anat's photo Dr. Anat Hatzor De Picciotto
Former Post-Doc and
National Area Expert in Chemical Advances in Nanolithography:
(AnatD >at< pczlaw.com>)
Nate's photo Dr. Nate Hohman
Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
(jnhohman >at< lbl.gov)
Xu's photo Prof. Xu Hou
Xiamen University
(houx >at< xmu.edu.cn)
Emily Indriolo
Former Staff Scientist:
(eyi101 >at< psu.edu)
Alex's photo Prof. S. Alex Kandel
Department of Chemistry
Notre Dame University
(S.A.Kandel.1 >at< nd.edu)
Chris' photo Prof. Chris Dolan Keating
Department of Chemistry
Penn State University
(keating >at< chem.psu.edu)
Kevin's photo Prof. Kevin Kelly
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rice University(kkelly >at< rice.edu)
Jay's photo Dr. Jaemyung Kim
Merck
(jmyungkim >at< gmail.com)
Moonhee's photo Dr. Moonhee Kim
IBM Almaden Research Center and Stanford University
(moon219 >at< gmail.com)
Nina's photo Dr. Nina Kovtyukhova
Dongbo's Picture Dr. Dongbo Li
Hitachi GST
(Dongbo.Li >at< hgst.com)
ShaoChunLi's Picture Dr. Li Shao Chun
Department of Physics
Nanjing University
(scli >at< nju.edu.cn or shaochun.li.stm >at< gmail.com)
Wei-Ssu's Picture Prof. Wei-Ssu Liao
Department of Chemistry
National Taiwan University
(wsliaochem >at< ntu.edu.tw)
Dr. Joe Meyer
(meyerja >at< aol.com)
Morgan's photo Former Staff Scientist:
Dr. Morgan Mihok
Kareem Morris
Administrative Assistant and ACS Nano Journal Assistant(kareem >at< cnsi.ucla.edu)
Nako's photo  Nako Nakatsuka
(nnakatsukakpatel121 >at< chem.ucla.edu)
Tom's photo Dr. Thomas P. Pearl
Sherman's photo Dr. Sherman Ponder
Sara's photo Dr. Sara Rahimnejad
(sara.rahimnejad >at< gmail.com)
Matt's Picture
Former Staff Scientist:
Matt Sandel
University of Washington
(mattsandel >at< yahoo.com)
Charlie's photo Dr. Erica Schulmann Kane
(ens >at< ix.netcom.com)
Liane's photo Dr. Liane Slaughter
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
(slaughter>at<ust.hk)
Charlie's photo Prof. Charlie Sykes
Department of Chemistry
Tufts University
(Charles.Sykes >at< tufts.edu)
Jackie's photo Former Staff Scientist:
Jackie Lim-Piu Tan
Hiro's photo Prof. Hirofumi Tanaka
Kyushu Institute of Technology
(tanaka >at< brain.kyutech.ac.jp)
Amy's photo
(photo @UIUC)
Former Staff Scientist:
Amy Whelpley
Wei's Picture Prof. Wei Xu
Department of Physics
Tongji University
(xuwei >at< tongji.edu.cn)
Qing's Picture Dr. Qing Yang
(qingyang1205 >at< gmail.com)
Tao's Picture Prof. Tao Ye
University of California, Merced
(tao.ye >at< ucmerced.edu)
Dr. Michael G. Yoshikawa Youngquist
(mgy >at< alumni.caltech.edu)
Peng Peng's Picture Prof. Peng Peng Zhang
Department of Physics
Michigan State University
(zhang >at< pa.msu.edu)
Yuxi's photo Dr. Yuxi Zhao
Apple
(seesea.zhao >at< gmail.com)
Yuebing's Picture Prof. Yuebing Zheng
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas at Austin
(yzz113 >at< gmail.com)

 

 

Undergraduate Student Alumni

Michael J. Abrams
Victor's Picture Victor Aiello
Matthew Allen
(matthew.allen15 >at<​ imperial.ac.uk)
Imperial College London
Beth's Picture Prof. Beth Anderson
Then at Samford UniversityNow at Furman University (maryelizabeth.anderson>at< furman.edu)(Beth was back for grad school and now is back for a sabbatical! See above.)
Jason's Picture Jason Belling
University of California, Berkeley
(jasonbelling >at< gmial.com)(Jason is back for grad school! See above.)
Ivan Baxter
Priya's photo Priya Bhatia
(pbhatia >at< rice.edu)
Chris's photo Chris Binns
Ithaca College
Aimee's photo Aimee Bross (Price)
Ohio State University
(price.798 >at< osu.edu)
Lafone's Picture Lafone Brown
Kevin's Picture Kevin Bui
Erin Carter
Phil Cerami
Lyndon's photo Lyndon F. Charles
(jahprofile >at< hotmail.com)
Sandy Chen
(sandych3n >at< gmail.com)
George's Picture George Chriss
Mercedes' Picture Mercedes Cornelius
(mercedes_cornelius >at< yahoo.com)
Jacob's Picture Jacob Fauman
University of California, Santa Barbara
Ashley's Picture Dr. Ashley Gibb
(ashleygibb >at< gmail.com)
Megan's Picture Megan Gilbert
Molly's photo Molly P. Heyer
Cambridge University
(mph29 >at< hermes.cam.ac.uk)
Emily Hiers
(eah012 >at< latech.edu)
Jennifer's Picture Jennifer Hinds
(jhinds >at< ncsu.edu)
Hannah's Picture Hannah Lee Hinton
(hhinton >at< ucla.edu)
Olivia's Picture Olivia Irving
(olivia.rae.irving >at< gmail.com)
Renée M. Itle
Lee Katrincic
David's Picture David Kes
California State University, Long Beach
(davidkes >at< live.com)
Sumana's Picture Sumana Kaluvai
(sumanakaluvai >at< gmail.com)
Read's photo Read Langlois
Mya's photo Dr. Mya LeThai
(lethaitramy >at< gmail.com)
Xiaotong's Picture Xiaotong Li
Nankai University
(ulanda1994 >at< yahoo.com)
Xiaohan's photo Xiaohan Liu
(hanwan127 >at< gmail.com)
Chris Love's photo Prof. J. Christopher Love
MIT
(clove >at< mit..edu)
Tarah Lubinski
(tarah_lubs >at< hotmail.com)
Jason Lurie
(lurie >at< fas.harvard.edu)
Michelle's Picture Michelle Martinez-Rivera
(michelle.martinez.pr >at< gmail.com)
Patrick's Picture Patrick McClanahan
(pdmcclanahan >at< gmail.com)
Tanvir Mahmud
Brandon's Picture Brandon Matthews
(brandon.matthews.92 >at< gmail.com)
Kelly McElhinny
(kmm726 >at< lulu.acns.nwu.edu)
John's Picture Dr. John McManigle
Abner J. Mintz
(Abner.Mintz >at< montgomerycollege.edu)
Liz's Picture Liz Morin
(eim106 >at< psu.edu)
Dr. Elizabeth Muth
Ryan Nevin
Roya's Picture Roya Nezarati
(rmnezara >at< ncsu.edu)
Michael G. Pirrello
Chris's Picture Chris Pochas
Marian Popescu
Sue Prueksaritanond
Yifeng's Picture Yifeng Qi
University of Science and Technology of China, now MIT
(qiyf >at< mit.edu)
Rodrigo's Picture Rodrigo Rios
(riosno_40 >at< hotmail.com)
Dr. Nancy Santagata
Ohio State University
Mark Schlegel
(stmks03 >at< moravian.edu)
Nicole Shedlock
(sxp207 >at< psu.edu)
Jared Swart
River's Picture River Sween
(riverswn1 >at< gmail.com)
Chris's Picture Dr. Chris Thompson
(cmthompson >at< northwestern.edu)
Leticia's Picture Leticia Torres
University of San Francisco
Marta Ventura
(mxv176 >at< psu.edu)
Garrett's Picture Garrett Wadsworth
(garrettwadsworth >at< gmail.com)
Roger's photo Roger Wang
Lam Research
Garrett's Picture Dr. Lane Weaver
(laneW >at< aol.com)
Alex's photo Dr. Alex Wissner-Gross
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(alexwg >at< physics.harvard.edu)
Jeremy's photo Jeremy L. Weeden
Juniata College
Fujun Wu
(fxw126 >at< psu.edu)
Chuanzhen's Picture Chuanzhen Zhao
Beijing Institute of Technology
(chuanzhenzhao >at< gmail.com)
Sichen's Picture Sichen Ludwig Zhao
(luxwig >at< ucla.edu)
Hua Zheng's Picture Hua Zheng
(belljayzh >at< gmail.com)

Former Visiting Scientists

Tae Kyung Ahn
Hanyang University Department of Chemistry
Dr. Boaz Alperson
Department of Chemistry
Weizmann Institute of Science
(cpboaz >at< weizmann.weizmann.ac.il)
Heidi's photo Prof. Heidi Bednar
College of the Canyons
(heidirenate >at< gmail.com)
Chris's Picture Prof. Chris Barrett
McGill University
Fulbright Canada Chair
(chris.barrett >at< mcgill.ca)
Tomas photo Prof. Dr. Tomas Base
Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
(tbase >at< iic.cas.cz)
Dr. Chris Carlisle
Department of Chemistry
University of Cambridge
(cic1001 >at< cus.cam.ac.uk)
Yanyan's Picture Dr. Yanyan Chen
(yychen2006 >at< sinano.ac.cn)
Fangyi's Picture Prof. Fangyi Cheng
Nankai University
(fycheng >at< nankai.edu.cn>)
Dr. Marguerite Ciolkosz
State College Area High School
Jochen's photo Prof. Dr. Jochen Feldmann
(feldmann >at< lmu.de)
Luis's Picture Prof. Luis C. Fernandez-Torres
(lcfernandez >at< cayey.upr.edu)
Johan's photo Prof. Dr. Johan Hofkens
KU Leuven
(johan.hofkens >at< chem.kuleuven.be)
Takeo's Picture Prof. Atsushi Ikai
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama
Takeo's Picture Dr. Takao Ishida
(t-ishida >at< aist.go.jp)
Shana's Picture Prof. Shana Kelley
University of Toronto
Special Fulbright Canada Chair
(shana.kelley >at< utoronto.ca)
Kevin's photo Prof. Kevin Kelly
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rice University(kkelly >at< rice.edu)
Sander's photo Sander S. Kommeren
(a.s.kommeren >at< student.utwente.nl)
Sang Min Kim
Hanyang University Department of Chemistry
Haiwon's photo Prof. Haiwon Lee
(haiwon >at< hanyang.ac.kr)
Hanyang University Department of Chemistry
AndrewLyon's Picture Prof. L. Andrew Lyon
Chapmam University
(lyon>at<chapman.edu)
Dave's Photo David McMillan
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Purdue University
(dgmc >at< cnsi.ucla.edu)
Kazunori Ohashi
Nagoya University Department of Chemistry
(kazunori >at< nano.chem.nagoya-u.ac.jp)
Peter's photo Dr. Hans Peter Rust
Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
Federico's Picture Prof. Federico Rosei
INRS EMT
Canada Fulbright Chair
(rosei >at< emt.inrs.ca)
Hiroshi's photo
Prof. Hiroshi Sakaguchi
Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University
(sakaguchi >at< rie.shizuoka.ac.jp)
Ted's Picture Prof. Ted Sargent
University of Toronto
Fulbright Canada Chair
(ted.sargent >at< utoronto.ca)
Tomo's Picture Dr. Tomo Takami
(hgg03601 >at< nifty.com)
VisionArts SpinLab and Dongkuk University, now Hiroshima University
Gary's Picture Dr. Gary Taylor
Roger's photo Dr. Roger van Zee
NIST
Wouter's photo Wouter J. C. Vijselaar
(w.j.c.vijselaar-1 >at< student.utwente.nl)
Glenn's photo Prof. Glenn Vogel
Department of Chemistry
Ithaca College
(vogel >at< ithaca.edu)
Marcus at the ACS Meeting Prof. Marcus Weck
Department of Chemistry
New York University
(marcus.weck >at< nyu.edu)
Jiansheng's Picture Prof. Jiansheng Xu
Institute of Electrical Engineering
Chinese Academy of Sciences
(jsxu >at< mail.iee.ac.cn)
Ken-Tye Yong
NTU
(ktyong>at<ntu.edu.sg)
Yasuyuki's photo Yasuyuki Yokota
Osaka University
(yyokota >at< chem.es.osaka-u.ac.jp)
Darrin >at< PSU Altoona Prof. Darin Zimmerman
Department of Physics
Penn State Altoona
(dtz1 >at< psu.edu)