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Marcus B. Foston, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering
    School of Engineering & Applied Science
    Washington University in St. Louis

 

B.S. Polymer and Textile Chemistry
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Ph.D. Polymer Chemistry
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
PostDoc Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

mfoston@wustl.edu

 

 

 

 


Hui Duan
Post-Doc

 

B.S. Chemistry
    Nanchang Institute of Aeronautical Technology, Nachang City, Jiangxi, China

Ph.D. Chemistry
    Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China

Post Doc
    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

huiduan@wustl.edu

 

Research Focus

Novel catalyst for depolymerization of lignin

Building lignin model compounds/polymers

 

 

 

Yu Gao
Graduate Student

 

B.S. Chemical Engineering
    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

gaoyu@wustl.edu

 

Research Focus

Catalytic reductive depolymerization of lignin

 

 

 

James Meyer
Graduate Student

 

B.S. Chemical Engineering
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

j.r.meyer@wustl.edu

 

Research Focus

Mechanisms of lignin extraction

 

 

 

 

Master's Students

Cheyenne Martins-2016     Andressa Gusmão-2015     Merima Beganovic-2016

 

 

Undergraduate Students

2016

Imani Smith     Brock Workman     Jeffrey Steptin     Zayid Oyelami     Austin Smestad     Brian Gersten    

2015

Imani Smith     Mythili Ramachandran     Lauren Reidy     Ryan Harlan     Camille Noblet     Victor Moeira     Samual Bradford     Brock Workman     Jeffrey Steptin     Aja Welch

2014

Noah Felvey     Sara Chinnaswamy     Amy Brummer     Cole Davis     Mythili Ramachandran     Lauren Reidy     Samual Bradford     Imani Smith     Ryan Harlan

2013

Mariah Cushman         Manvitha Marni         Jennifer Elwell         Jeane Xu         Jennifier Biener     Cassandra Fagan     Anshel Axelbaum     Alexandra Rodriguez-Beuerman     Imani Smith     Naomi Micheal