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Front Row (From L to R): Chi-han, Ahmed, Tao, Katherine, Jay
Back Row (From L to R): Marina, Xiaoxi, Teddy, Ananda, Yuying, Viral
[not in Picture: Apoorva (the photographer)] (2014)

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Front Left to Right: Tao, Teddy, Anjani, Yue, Sreenivas, Jianping, Xiaoxi, Viktor, Elizangela, Vanessa, Katherine, Heveline,                           and Rafael (2015-2016)

Asefa Group 2016 2017



Principal Investigator

prof tewodros asefaProf. Tewodros Asefa (

Ph.D. (2002), University of Toronto, Canada




Graduate Students


Tao Zhang

Research Projects: Development of Multifunctional Nanocatalysts and Photocatalysts for Renewable Energy Applications


Viktor Dubovoy

Research Project: Synthesis of Multifunctional Nanomaterials for Drug Delivery and Antibacterial Agents


Anjani Ganti 

Research Project: Development of Multifunctional Materials for Imaging  and Drug Delivery


Yue Song

Research Project: Development of Functionalized Nanoporous Materials for Environmental Remediation


Jiahe Xu

Research Project: Synthesis of Nanostructured Catalysis and Photocatalysts


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