Previous Members

Former members of Tsukruk’s group and their current, first, known, or permanent affiliation

Post-doctoral researchers:

Dr. Chunhong Ye 2012-2015 Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden
Dr. P.Ledin  2013-2015 Partikula, LLC
Dr. M. Chyasnavichyus 2012-2015 Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Dr. T. König 2012-2013 University of Bayreuth, Germany
Dr. R. Kodiyath 2011-2012 National Institute for Materials Science, Japan
Dr. M. Lusunova 2010-2012 University of Arkansas, AR
Dr. O. Shchepelina 2009-2012 Huston, TX
Dr. K. Campbell 2010-2011 DuPont, WV
Prof. E. Kharlampieva 2007-2010 Professor, U. Alabama
Dr. V. Kozlovskaya 2008-2010 Post-doc, U. Alabama
Dr. T. Clark 2009-2010 NA
Dr. D. Zimnitsky 2006-2008 KCI Inc, TX
Prof. C. Jiang 2003-2007 Professor, U. South Dakota, SD
Prof. M. Julian 2005-2006 Professor, Rhodes College, TN
Dr. Yu. Pikus 2003-2004 UC Berkeley, CA
Prof. A. Sydorenko 1999-2001 Professor, U. Science and Technology Philadelphia, PA
Dr. V. V. Gorbunov 1998-2001 Veeco Instruments, CA
Prof. I. Luzinov 1998-2000 Professor, Clemson University, SC
Prof. V. Bliznyuk 1995-1997 Professor, Western Michigan University, MI

Long-term visiting scientists (2 months-1 year)

A. Stryutsky 2016 National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
Y. Wang 2015-2016 Fudan University
R. Xiong 2014-2016 Polymer Research Institute of Sichuan University
Dr. I. Tkachenko 2014 Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, NAS of Ukraine
Prof. V. Shevchenko 1996, 2000, 2002- 2004, 2007-2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Kiev, Ukraine
Dr. Y. Yin 2013-2014 University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Dr. W. Wang 2013  
Dr. H. Ren 2011-2012 Beijing Institute of Technology, China
A. Dorokhin
2011 National Academy of Sciences, Ukraine
V. Lopez 2008-2009 Naturales Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
Prof. M. S. Lee 2001-2002 Yonsei University, S. Korea
A. Kovalev 2002 Metal Polymer Institute, Gomel, Belarus
Y.-S. Yoo 2002 Yonsei University, S. Korea
Prof. S. Chizhik 1997, 2000 Metal Polymer Institute, Gomel, Belarus
Dr. V. Sheludko 1996, 2000 Institute of Bioorganic and Petroleum Chemistry, Kiev, Ukraine

Graduate students:

K. Hu PhD, 2016 KLA-Tencor, CA
S. Young PhD, 2016 Georgia Pacific, LLC, GA
W. Xu PhD, 2015 Post-doctoral Researcher, Johns Hopkins University, MD
R. Suntivich PhD, 2014 SSG, Thailand
I. Drachuck PhD, 2014 Air Force Research Lab, Ohio
Z. Combs PhD, 2013 Birla Carbon, GA
I. Choi PhD, 2013 Post-doc Cornell U., NY
D. Kulkarni PhD, 2013 Intel Corp., OR
M. Gupta PhD, 2012 Air Force Research Lab, OH
K. Anderson PhD, 2012 Dow Chemical, TX
S. Chang PhD, 2011 SAIC, MA
M. McConney PhD, 2009 Air Force Research Lab, OH
S. Singamaneni PhD, 2009 Professor, Washington U., St. Louis
R. Gunawidjaja PhD, 2009 Research Associate, AML-WSU, WA
H. Ko PhD, 2008, MS, 2004 Professor, Ulsan Nationa Institute of Science and Technology, S. Korea
Y.-H. Lin PhD, 2007; MS, 2004 Whirlpool, MI
S. Peleshanko PhD, 2006; MS, 2003 DuPont, DE
M. Ornatska PhD, 2006; MS, 2003 Post-doctoral researcher, Clarkson, NY
M. Lemieux PhD, 2006; MS, 2003 C3Nano, CA
K. L. Genson PhD, 2005; MS, 2003 Alcoa, US
D. Julthongpiput PhD, 2003; MS, 1999 Intel, AZ
P. Zachowski MS, 2015 Epic, Wisconsin
M. Russell MS, 2015 Grumman Synoptics, North Carolina
R. Davis Jr. MS, 2014 Henkel,  NJ
B. Wallet MS, 2014 CTS Flame Retardants, LA
J. Carter
MS, 2011 J&J, FL
K. Marczewski
MS, 2011 38 Studio, RI
K. Bergman MS, 2008 Luna Inc., SC
B. Rybak MS, 2005 Knoll Power Labs, NY
J. Holzmueller MS, 2005 Schlumberger Inc., KS
S. Markutsya MS, 2004 PhD studies, ME at Iowa State University
J. Jeong MS, 2004 PhD studies at Montana State U.
H. Shulha MS, 2004 PhD studies at Boston University
X. Zhai MS, 2002 PhD studies at U. Connecticut
N. Fuchigami MS, 2001 Angstroms Systems, San Jose, CA
J. Hazel MS, 1999 Air Force Research Laboratory, OH
Z. Huang MS, 1999 General Motors Research Center, MI

Undergraduate students:

C. Houphouet-Boigny, 1999-2000 J. Wu, BS, 1997 F. Rinderspacher, 1995-1996 J. Huffman, 2002-2004
T. Nguen, BS, 1997 T. Warren, BS, 1996 K. Larson, 1997-1999 K. Anderson, 2002-2006
D. Visser, BS, 1996 A. Greco, 2000-2002 M. Lemieux, 1996-1999 K. Bergman, 2002-2006
W. Lio, 2003-2005 M. Goodman, 2005-2006 E. Merrick, 2004-2006 W. Davis, 2007
D. Lu, T. Tsukruk, 2007-2008 S.Young, R. Mulhbauer, J. Cha, 2008-2010  J. Lin, N. Holland,  B. Patterson, R. Brown, B. Weber, 2010-2011  

Some moments in the past…

Summer 2000
Summer 2000

Fall 99
Fall 2000
Fall 98 Summer 2000
Fall 2000
Fall 2001
Fall 2002 Summer 2003
Summer 2003 Spring 2003 Fall 2003 Fall 2004
Fall 2005 Sergey and Maryna,
December 2006, done!

August 2005:
Tsukruk’s sabbatical at MIT Thomas group

Fall 2006
Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Sehoon Chang graduation 2011

Fall 2010

 Fall 2011

Tacky sweater day 12/20/2012 (the day before the end of the Mayan world) Tacky sweater day 2012

 

SEMA-2012-5Fall 2012

Group Pic 2013 Fall

Fall 2013

Fall 2014

 

Fall 2015

Fall 2016

 

 

 

Dr. D. Zimnitsky 2006-2008 KCI Inc, TX
Prof. C. Jiang 2003-2007 U. South Dakota, SD