Summer Semester 2019

  • Associate professor Li-Oakey Receives DOE Grant to Study Liquid Separation Mechanisms Using Smart Materials. http://www.uwyo.edu/uw/news/2019/08/uws-li-oakey-receives-doe-grant-to-study-liquid-separation-mechanisms-using-smart-materials.html

  • Summer 2019: Congratulations to Anqi Qu to successfully defending her MS thesis and continuing her PhD study at Colorado School of Mines!

Fall Semester 2018

  • December 2018: Congratulations to Jiashi Yin for defending her PhD dissertation! Best wishes to her search for higher education opportunities in China!

  • December 2018: Congratulations to Christian McWorkman for successfully defending his MS thesis!

  • Welcome Robert Cincotta to the Li-Oakey group!

Spring Semester 2018

  • Congratulations to Daniel Debroy for successfully defending his PhD dissertation and his industry adventure at Intel Corporation!

  • May 2018: Congratulations to Audra DeStefano for successfully defending her MS thesis and continuing her PhD study at University of San Barbara!

  • August 2018: Congratulations to Jose Cabrera for successfully defending his MS thesis.

  • Welcome Ian Hammontree to the Li-Oakey group!

  • Welcome Mohammad “Ivan” Afroz to the Li-Oakey group!

Fall Semester 2017

  • We welcomed two graduate students to our group: Christian McWorkman and Christopher Moody.

Summer Semester 2017

  • Audra DeStefano won the Mountain West Conference Female Student-Athlete of the Year Award.

Spring Semester 2017

  • We welcome four undergraduate students that joined our group: Bryan Cundy, Connor Tarver, Daney Brauchie, Ian Hammontree.

  • Jiashi Yin won the Elias Klein Travel Award to attend ICOM in July, 2017.

 Fall Semester 2016

  • Shuai Tan issues his second patent, ___

  • Shuai Tan completed successfuly his Ph.D., and joined our group as a postdoctoral fellow working on creating new materials from coal.

  • Daniel Debroy passes his preliminary exam successfully.

  • Daniel Debroy obtains a INBRE GA fellowship.

  • Jose Cabrera and Trey Herrera awarded NSF EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Summer Semester 2016

  • Jose Cabrera and Trey Herrera awarded NSF EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Spring Semester 2016

  • Shibely Saha completed successfully her Ph.D., starting a new job at MilliporeSigma.

  • Audra DeStefano won the Elias Klein travel award to attend NAMS in May 2016 in Bellevue, WA.

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Fall Semester 2015

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

  • Shibely Saha won the Wyoming Women in Engineering and Science (WWISE) travel award to attend ECS Fall Meeting in Phoenix, AZ.

Summer Semester 2015

  • Bridger Coleman and Zach Witters awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Spring Semester 2015

  • Shuai Tan won 2nd place in oral presentations at the RMCS 2015 conference in Denver, CO.

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Fall Semester 2014

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Summer Semester 2014

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Fall Semester 2013

  • Bridger Coleman and Phillip Cross awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Summer Semester 2013

  • Shuai Tan won 3rd place for his poster presentation at NAMS 2013, Boise ID

  • Phillip Cross awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Spring Semester 2013

  • Bridger Coleman awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.

Summer Semester 2012

  • Phillip Cross awarded the EPSCoR Undergraduate Research Fellowship.