Students and Post-docs

Current Group Members:

Graduate Students

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Julian Umeh, M.S. student, Jett Hall room 152, email: jumeh[at]nmsu[dot]edu

Research topics: First-principles force field development, molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo simulations using RASPA.

Taoyi Chen

Taoyi Chen, researcher, M.S. in Chemical Engineering May 2018, currently a Ph.D. student, Jett Hall room 154, email: tychen[at]nmsu[dot]edu

Research topics: Improved methods to compute polarizabilities and dispersion coefficients, bond orders for diatomic molecules, large-scale force-field development for metal-organic frameworks.

Alumni:

Graduate StudentsBo Yang
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Bo Yang, Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering 2016, currently a post-doc at the University of Minnesota

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Nidia Gabaldon Limas (website), Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering 2017, M. S. in Chemical Engineering 2014

Short-term graduate students: Hannah Courtney (1 semester), Natalie Macias (1 semester)

Undergraduate Student Researchers

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Jacob Wright, B.S. in Engineering Physics 2017

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Xaviar Enriquez, B.S. in Engineering Physics 2016

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Benjamin Fiszbein, worked in Manz group summer 2017, B. S. in Materials Sciences 2018 from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Chao Dong

Chao Dong, worked in Manz group 2016 – 2018, currently an assistant professor at Physical Sciences Department, The University of Texas, Permean Basin