Choi Laboratory News

Updates from the activities & accomplishments of the Choi Laboratory

    Ashley Passes Her Qualifying Exam

    August 30, 2018


    Congratulations Ashley!

    Camping trip celebration with the Choi and Giri Groups

    June 30, 2018


    The Choi and Giri groups had a fun time celebrating graduations and publications with a camping trip in West Virginia. Good times!


    Ben Successfully Defends His Dissertation

    June 04, 2018


    Ben successfully defended his doctoral dissertation, entitled Crystal Engineering and Structure Property Relationships in Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Perovskites, for his examining committee of Robert Davis (Chairperson), Joshua Choi (Advisor), Seunghun Lee, Gaurav Giri, and Mool Gupta.

    Congratulations Dr. Benjamin Foley!


    Choi group wins collaborative 4-VA funding

    April 15, 2018


    Choi group won 4-VA funding on project named "“Hybrid organic-inorganic materials for non-volatile optical memory devices”! This funding will enable new collaborative project with Prof. Guijun Wang at Old Dominion University. We are grateful for the support.

    Ashley Conley, First Year Graduate Student, Joins the Choi Group

    October 13, 2017


    She will be jointly advised with Prof. Gaurav Giri. Welcome Ashley!

    Kate and Lucy Pass Their Qualifying Exams

    August 30, 2017


    Congratulations Kate and Lucy!

    Dr. J. Scott Niezgoda accepts position of Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Chemistry at St. Joseph's University

    June 15, 2017


    Our postdoc Dr. J. Scott Niezgoda will be an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Chemistry, St. Joseph's University! Congratulations! It was fantastic to have him in our group and we wish him the best. The group celebrated at the World of Beer.


    Choi Group celebrates graduation of undergraduate researchers Jen and Justin

    May 10, 2017


    Our undergraduate researchers Jen and Justin graduated. Congratulations!
    The group celebrated at Mellow Mushroom



    Ben wins DOE Science Graduate Student Research award

    March 15, 2017


    Ben has won the DOE SCGSR award! Congratulations! This award will enable Ben to spend the summer of 2017 at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory to perform advanced ultrafast optical measurements. Exciting things to come.