Former group members

Many talented students, postdocs, and visiting scientists have been part of our group over the years. Here they are, in chronological order by the year they joined our lab. If you are a former group member and would like to update your photo or other information, please email the webmaster.

[Joined between 1985 and 1997]     [Joined between 1998 and 1999]     [Joined between 2000 and 2001]      [Joined between 2002 and 2007]     [No photos, various years]

Joined the Lindsey Lab between 2011 and 1984 - no photos

Pothiappan Vairaprakash. Postdoc: August 2011 - August 2013. Michael Krayer. Graduate Student: January 2007 - May 2011. Ph.D. Koji Iwamoto. Visiting Scholar: 1993 - 1994
Phanipavan Mada. Postdoc: August 2011 - June 2013. Chandrashaker Vanampally. Postdoc: November 2006 - August 2007; Research Assistant Professor: September 2009 - July 2013. Nishino Norikazu. Visiting Scholar: June 1993 - August 1993
Elisa Lubian. Postdoc: June 2011 - August 2012. Dorothée Lahaye. Postdoc: November 2005 - July 2007 Mark V. Reddington. Postdoc: September 1991 - December 1993
Erjun Sun. Visiting Scientist: March 2011 - February 2012. Marcia A. P. Lee. Postdoc: October 2005 - September 2006 Tom Johnson. Graduate Student: August 1990 - January 1995
Ana Soares. Postdoc: February 2011 - May 2013. Kristen Secor. Postdoc: August 2005 - May 2006
Jean-Christophe Plouvier. Visiting Scholar: 1990 - 1991
Jieqi Wang. Graduate Student: September 2010 - January 2013. M.S. Izabela Schmidt. Postdoc: April 2004 - November 2007 Xiu-Ren Bu. Postdoc: 1990s
Aravindu Kunche. Postdoc: September 2010 - January 2013. Brian McDowell. Graduate student: December 2003 - April 2007. Ph.D. Phil Brown. Postdoc: July 1988 - December 1989
Dinesh Pandithavidana. Postdoc: January 2010 - December 2010. Steve Weghorn. Postdoc: September 1996 - December 1996
Andy Corkan. Staff Scientist: June 1986 - March 1995
Ramesh K. Reddy. Postdoc: January 2010 - April 2013 Kexin Yang. Postdoc: January 1996 - October 1997
Irwin Schreiman. Graduate Student: January 1985 - December 1987
Elias Nieves-Bernier. Graduate Student: January 2008 - May 2011. M.S. M. Ravikanth. Postdoc: November 1995 - May 1998
Henry Hsu. Postdoc: August 1984 - September 1985
Olga Mass. Graduate Student: January 2008 - March 2012. Ph.D. Donal O'Shea. Postdoc: October 1995 - March 1997
 
Christian Ruzié. Postdoc: February 2007 - May 2008 Chang-Hee Lee. Visiting Scholar: 1994 - 1995 and 1998 - 1999  

Joined the Lindsey Lab between 2002 and 2007

 

Joined the Lindsey Lab between 2000 and 2001

Marcin Ptaszek Marcin Ptaszek
Postdoc: January 2004 - August 2009
Ph.D., Jagiellonian University, Kracow, Poland
Carole Carcel Carole Carcel
Postdoc: January 2002 - September 2002
B.S., University Claude Bernard, Lyon, France
M.S., University Claude Bernard, Lyon, France
Ph.D., University of Montpellier II - Ecole Nationale
kelly gauger Kelly Ann Gauger
Graduate student: August 2006 - May 2009
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Joydev Kumar Laha

Joydev Kumar Laha
Postdoc: November 2001 - November 2005
B.S., Vidyasagar University, Midnapur, India
M.S., Visva-Bharati University, Santineketan, India
Ph.D., National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India, with Dr. Ganesh Pandey
Kelly Urness Meneely Kelly Urness Meneely
Graduate student: January 2007 - February 2009
B.S., Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

photo of padmaja kisari

Padmaja Kisari
Postdoc: October 2001 - October 2006
B.S., Osmania University, India
M.S., University of Hyderabad, India
Ph.D., University of Hyderabad, India, with Professor D. Basavaiah

Anil Bhise

Anil D. Bhise
Postdoc: January 2005 - January 2006
B.S., Pune University, India
M.S., Pune University, India
Ph.D., University of Karlsruhe, Germany, with Dr. Silviu Balaban

A. Balakumar

Arumugham Balakumar
Postdoc: October 2001 - November 2004
B.S., Univeristy of Madras, India
M.S., University of Madras, India
Ph.D., University of Madras, India, with Prof. K. Rajagopalan

K. Eszter Borbas

K. Eszter Borbas
Postdoc: October 2004 - February 2008
B.S., Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
Ph.D., The Open University, UK, with Dr. James I. Bruce

 Dr. Andriy Lysenko

Andriy Lysenko
Postdoc: September 2001 - August 2003
B.S., Kiev University, Ukraine
Ph.D., Kiev University, Ukraine

Muthiah Chinnasamy

Muthiah Chinnasamy
Postdoc: October 2004 - January 2008
B.S., Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India
M.S., Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India
Ph.D., University of Hyderabad, India, with Professor K. C. Kumara Swamy

 Vladimir Malinovskii

Vladimir Malinovskii
Postdoc: September 2000 - June 2002
B.S., Mechnikov Odessa State University, Ukraine
Ph.D., AV Boatsky Physico-Chemical Institute National Academy of Sciences, Ukraine

 Sharada Duddu

Duddu Savaraiah Sharada
Postdoc: April 2004 - April 2005
B.S., Osmania University , Hyderabad, India
M.S., Osmania University , Hyderabad, India
Ph.D., University of Hyderabad, India, with Professor Deevi Basavaiah

Fabien Chevalier

Fabien Chevalier
Postdoc: September 2000 - August 2001
B.S., Universite de Rouen, France
Ph.D., Universite de Rouen, France

 Huma Zaidi

Syeda Huma Hadar Zaidi
Postdoc: January 2004 - December 2005
B.S., Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP India
B.E.., Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP India
M.S., Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP India
Ph.D., CSJM University, Kanpur, UP, India, with Dr. Swinderjeet Singh Kalra

 Kin-ya Tomizaki

Kin-ya Tomizaki
Postdoc: August 2000 - May 2003
B.E., Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Ph.D., Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan

 Rosario Fico

Rosario Fico
Postdoc: December 2003 - March 2005
B.S., Illinois State University, Normal, IL
M.S., Illinois State University, Normal, IL
Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin, TX, with Marye Anne Fox and David A. Shultz

 Prathapan Sreedharan

Prathapan Sreedharan
Postdoc: August 2000 - August 2001
B.S., Kerela University, India
M.S., Cochin University, India
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

Dazhong Fan

Dazhong Fan
Graduate student: August 2003 - May 2007
B.E., East China University of Science & Technology
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Man Nyoung Kim

Man Nyoung Kim
Postdoc: August 2000 - July 2001
B.S., Seoul National University of Technology, Korea
M.S., Seoul National University of Technology, Korea
Ph.D., Seoul National University, Korea

ana muresan

Ana Z. Muresan
Graduate Student: May 2003 - July 2008
B.S.,Technical University "Gh. Asachi" Iasi, Romania
M.S., Technical University "Gh. Asachi" Iasi, Romania
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Han-Je Kim

Han-Je Kim
Graduate Student/Postdoc Researcher: June 2000 - January 2006
B.S., Kangwon National University, Korea
M.S., Kangwon National University, Korea
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

Dilek Dogutan

Dilek Dogutan
Graduate Student: May 2003 - June 2008
B.S., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Do-Young Ra

Do-Young Ra
Postdoc: June 2000 - May 2001
B.S., Chungnam National University, Daijeon, Korea
Ph.D., Chungnam National University, Daijeon, Korea

Jayeeta Bhaumik

Jayeeta Bhaumik
Graduate student: August 2002 - April 2007
B.S., University of Calcutta, Kalyani University, India
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh NC
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Dhana Savithri

Dhanalekshmi Savithri
Postdoc: May 2000 - September 2001
B.S., University of Kerala, Kerala, India
M.S., University of Kerala, Kerala, India
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, with Professor K. K. Balasubramanian 

 Dr. Shun-ichi Tamaru

Shun-ichi Tamaru
Postdoc: May 2002 - December 2003
B.S., Saitama University, Japan
M.S., Niigata University, Japan
Ph.D., Kyushu University, Japan

 Karl-Heinz Schweikart

Karl-Heinz Schweikart
Postdoc: May 2000 - September 2001
B.S., Eberhard-Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
Ph.D., Eberhard-Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany

 Patchanita Vatakul

Patchanita Thamyongkit Vatakul
Postdoc: February 2002 - July 2005
B.S., Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Ph.D., Eberhard-Karls-Universitaet Tuebingen, Germany, with Professor Dr. H. C. M. Hanack

Zhishan Bo

Zhishan Bo
Postdoc: March 2000 - March 2001
B.S., Jilin University, People's Republic of China
M.S., Jilin University, People's Republic of China
Ph.D., Jilin University, People's Republic of China

 Dr. Markus Speckbacher

Markus Speckbacher
Postdoc: January 2002 - December 2002
B.S., TU, Munich, Germany
Ph.D., Universität München, LMU, Munich, Germany

 

 
   

Joined the Lindsey Lab between 1998 and 1999 [top]

 

Joined the Lindsey Lab between 1985 and 1997 [top]

 Thoralf Gross

Thoralf Gross
Postdoc: November 1999 - October 2000
B.S., University of Rostock, Germany
M.S., University of Rostock, Germany
Ph.D., University of Rostock, Germany

 Jennifer Riggs

Jennifer Riggs
Postdoc: December 1997 - December 1999
B.S., University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Zhen Yao

Zhen Yao
Graduate student: August 1999 - December 2006
B.S., Fudan University, People's Republic of China
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Junzhong Li

Junzhong Li
Postdoc: November 1997 - November 2000
B.S., Henan University, Kaifeng, China
M.S., Hunan University, Changsha, China
Ph.D., Hunan University, Changsha, China

Justin Youngblood

W. Justin Youngblood
Graduate Student: August 1999 - August 2005
B.S., Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Rick Geier

Rick Geier
Postdoc: October 1997 - August 2000
B.S., Luther College
Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle, WA

James M. Dixon

James M. Dixon
Graduate student: July 1999 - December 2004
B.S., University of Scranton, PA
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

Maria Benites

Maria Benites
Postdoc: October 1997 - December 1998
B.S., Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

 Lianhe Yu

Lianhe Yu
Postdoc: July 1999 - November 2003
B.S., North-West University, People's Republic of China
Ph.D., Institute of Photographic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

 Mark Miller

Mark Miller
Graduate Student: September 1997 - June 2000
B.S., Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

 Ningning Xu

Ningning Xu
Graduate Student: June 1999 - December 2001
B.S., Beijing University, People's Republic of China
M.S., NC State University, Raleigh, NC
Ph.D., NC State University, Raleigh, NC

Thiagarajan Balasumramanian

Thiagarajan Balasubramanian
Visiting Scientist: 2007 - 2009
Postdoc: August 1997 - October 2000
B.S., Grandhigram University, India
M.S., Loyola College, Madras, India
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India

 Guoning Mo

Guoning Mo
Postdoc; June 1999 - November 2000
B.S., Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China
M.S., Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China
Ph.D., University of New England, Armidale, Australia

 Benjamin Littler

Benjamin Littler
Postdoc: May 1997 - August 1999
B.S., St. John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
Ph.D., University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

 Feng Zhao

Feng Zhao
Postdoc: April 1999 - May 2000
B.S., Beijing Normal University, China
M.S., Beijing Normal University, China
Ph.D., Ibaraki University, Japan

 Chen Hung

Chen-Hsiung Hung
Postdoc: March 1997 - July 1998
B.S., Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
M.S., Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
Ph.D., University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, with Professor D. Scott Bohle,

 Dharma Rao Polisetti

Dharma Rao Polisetti
Postdoc: March 1999 - May 2001
B.S., Andhra University, Waltain, India
M.S., Kurushetra University, Kurushetra, India
Ph.D., University of Hyderabad,India

Hai Du

Hai Du
Postdoc: January 1997 - December 1998
B.S., Fuzhou University, China
M.S., Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Ph.D., University of Western Ontario, Canada

 Philippe Hascoat

Philippe Hascoat
Postdoc: March 1999 - November 1997
B.S., University of Rennes I , France
M.S., University of Rennes I, France
Ph.D., University of Rennes I, France

 Jon-Paul Strachen

Jon-Paul Strachan
Postdoc: November 1996 - August 1999
B.S., Edinburgh University, Scotland, United Kingdom
Ph.D., Edinburgh University, Scotland, United Kingdom

Peter Christian Clausen

Peter Christian Clausen
Postdoc, December 1998 - March 2000
B.S., Hannover University, Germany
Ph.D., Hannover University, Germany

Yangzhen Ciringh

Yangzhen Ciringh
Postdoc: May 1996 - November 1998
B.S., Tibet University, Lhasa, Tibet, PRC
M.S., Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

Arounaguiry Ambroise

Arounaguiry Ambroise
Postdoc: September 1998 - September 2003
B.S., Pondicherry Central University, India
M.S., Pondicherry Central University, India
Ph.D., University of Hyderabad, India

 Feirong Li

Francine (Feirong) Li
Graduate student: June 1992 - September 1998
B.S., East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

 Daniel Gryko

Daniel Gryko
Postdoc: August 1998 - June 2000
B.S., Warsaw University. Poland
Ph.D., Institute of Organic Chemistry of PAS, Poland

 Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner
Graduate student/postdoc/research faculty: 1985 - 1999
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA
M.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

 Dorota Gryko

Dorota Gryko
Postdoc: August 1998 - June 2000
B.S., Warsaw University, Poland
Ph.D., Institute of Organic Chemistry of PAS, Poland
 

 Tsutomu Matsumoto

Tsutomu Matsumoto
Visiting scholar, May 1998 - September 1999
B.A., Okayama University, Japan
M.S., Okayama University, Japan

Caroline Comte

Caroline Comte
Postdoc: February 1998 - October 1999
B.S., Universite de Bourgogne-Dijon, France
M.S., Universite de Bourgogne-Dijon, France
Ph.D., Universite de Bourgogne-Dijon, France