Ritika Joshi

PhD student

 

Email: ritika.joshi@stonybrook.edu

 

Ritika completed her undergraduate education from Guru Nanak Dev University, India. She is working on the synthesis of nanocellulose from different biomass sources like agricultural residues and their application in water treatment technologies.

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Duning Li

PhD student

 

Email: 

duning.li@stonybrook.edu

Duning received his bachelor degree in Southern University of Science and Technology in 2019. His research field is focusing on using bio-adsorbents based on cellulose and chitin to treat PFAS compounds in drinking water.

Xiangyu Huang

PhD student

 

Email: xiangyu.huang@stonybrook.edu

 

Xiangyu completed her Bachelor Degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Donghua University, China. She is currently working on functionalization of cellulose materials from different biomass for wastewater treatment.

Hui Chen

PhD student

 

Email:

hui.chen.2@stonybrook.edu

Hui got her bachelor degree from Nanjing Normal University, China in 2016. Now she is currently working on nanocellulose complex preparation for arsenic removal in drinking water.

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Mengying Yang 

PhD student

 

Email: 

mengying.yang@stonybrook.edu

 

Mengying got her Bachelor's degree from Sichuan University, China. She is working on the research of nanocellulose and membrane modification for environmental applications such as protein filtration, wastewater treatment, and membrane fouling process.

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Qinyi Fu

PhD student

 

Email: 

qinyi.fu@stonybrook.edu

 

Qinyi Fu got her B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tsinghua University, China in 2015. Her Ph.D. thesis investigated the sub-nm intermolecular structure of polyamide (PA) layers for desalination applications by conducting grazing incidence wide-angle X-ray scattering (GIWAXS) experiments at Brookhaven National Lab (BNL). See more on her personal website and linkedin

Ruifu Wang

PhD student

Email: ruifu.wang@stonybrook.edu

Ruifu Wang received his B.S degree from Beijing University of Chemical Technology at May, 2015, and graduated from University of Akron at May, 2016, as a Master student. Now he is as a PhD student in the group, studying the hollow fiber fabricating, starting from 2017.

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Ken I. Johnson

PhD student

 

Email:

ken.johnson@stonybrook.edu

 

Ken I. Johnson received his Bachelors of Science in chemistry from the University of Connecticut. He is working on nitrogen removal and cellulose based adsorbents.

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Nisha Verma

PhD student

 

Email: nisha.verma@stonybrook.edu

Nisha received her Bachelor's degree from Miranda House (DU), India and Master's from FAU Erlangen-Nuremburg, Germany. Her present focus is on the fabrication of RO membrane by interfacial polymerization and the material characterization using X-ray scattering techniques.

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Madani A Khan

PhD student

 

Email: madani.khan@stonybrook.edu

 

Madani received his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from the City College of New York. His current project involves functionalization of cellulose-based membranes to remove arsenic (III), arsenic (V) and other hard metals from drinking water.

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Madani A Khan

PhD student

 

Email: madani.khan@stonybrook.edu

 

Madani received his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from the City College of New York. His current project involves functionalization of cellulose-based membranes to remove arsenic (III), arsenic (V) and other hard metals from drinking water.

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Grenalynn C. Ilacas

PhD student

 

Email: grenalynn.ilacas@stonybrook.edu

 

Grenalynn received both her Bachelor's degree (California State University, San Bernardino) and Master's degree (California State University, Los Angeles) in chemistry with an emphasis in biochemistry. She is currently focused on understanding the chemical and physical aspects of locally sourced biochar, as well as characterizing these samples before and after chemical activation via the nitro-oxidation process.

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Jiajun Tian

PhD student

 

Email: jiajun.tian.1@stonybrook.edu

Jiajun received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Beijing University of Chemical Technology. His research now is focusing on characterization of dispersed nanocellulose by X-ray scattering.