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The Wu Lab Alexandra Navrotsky Institute for Experimental Thermodynamics

Principal Investigator

Di Wu

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
Founding Director of Alexandra Navrotsky Institute for Experimental Thermodynamics
Affiliate Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science & Engineering
Washington State University – Pullman, WA
Associate Editor, International Journal of Ceramic Engineering and Science
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of California, Davis – Davis, CA, 2012

M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Akron – Akron, OH, 2008
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University – Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, 2006
Email: d.wu@wsu.edu | Voiland School Faculty Page
Office: Wegner 107 | Laboratory: Wegner G60| Phone: 509-335-3757
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Graduate Student

Cody Cockreham

Ph.D. Candidate – ARCS Scholar – Chemical Engineering
B.S. Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University – Las Cruces, NM, 2017
Email: cody.cockreham@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner 251 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Energetics and Structure of 2D Layered Materials and Metal Fluorides


Megan Hawkins

Ph.D. Candidate – Inorganic Chemistry
B.S. Chemistry, Xavier University – Cincinnati, OH, 2017
Email: megan.hawkins@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Carbon Capture, Surface Chemistry of Clays


Yongfei Li

Visiting Ph.D. Student  – Oilfield Chemistry
M.S. Chemical Engineering, Xi’an Shiyou University – Xi’an, Shaanxi, China, 2016
B.S. Chemical Engineering & Technology, Yan’an University – Yan’an, China, 2013
Email: yongfei.li@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G7 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: None


Xianghui Zhang

Ph.D. Candidate  – Chambroad Scholar – Chemical Engineering – Co-advised with Dr. Su Ha
M.S. Chemical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology – Dalian, Liaoning, China 2016
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Shangqiu Normal University – Shangqiu, Henan, China, 2012
Email: xianghui.zhang@wsu.edu
Office: 235 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Carbides, Zeolites, Layered Double Hydroxides


Undergraduate Student

Gerson Leonel

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020
Email: gerson.leonel@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Halloysite Nanotubes


Jimmy Padua

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020
Email: jimmy.padua@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Ni-Fe Layered Double Hydroxides


Andrew Sader

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020
Email: andrew.sader@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Halloysite Nanotubes


Zach Spargur

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020
Email: zachary.spargur@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Iodine Capture

 


Kim-Lien Vu

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2020
Email: kim-lien.vu@wsu.edu
Office: Wegner G60 | Laboratory: Wegner G60
Research: Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxides


Past Members

Jun Wang

Position: Visiting Professor of Physics (09/2018 – 09/2019)
Research: Computational Condense Matter Physics
Current Position: Associate Professor of Physics, Sichuan University of Science and Engineering – Zigong, Sichuan, China


Gengnan Li

Position: Postdoctoral Fellow (03/2017 – 02/2018)
Research: 2D materials, Electrochemistry
Current Position: Postdoc at University of Oklahoma


Zhiyang Huang

Position: M.S. Student (non-thesis) – Engineering Science (01/2017 – 05/2018)
Current Position: Research Associate at Washington State University, Tri-Cities


Yilin Liu

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2018
Washington State University – Pullman, WA
Current Position: M.S. Student at Washington State University


Dantong Qiu

Position: Graduate Student – Materials Science & Engineering
Current Position: Ph.D. Student at University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee


Andika Rosul

Position: M.S. Student – Chemical Engineering (01/2017 – 07/2018)
Research: Core-Shell Nanoparticles
Current Position: TBD


Zengran Sun

Senior in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2018
Washington State University – Pullman, WA
Current Position: Ph.D. Student at Washington State University


Taylan Swift
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2019
Washington State University – Pullman, WA


Aaron Wu
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Class of 2019
Washington State University – Pullman, WA


Chen Yang

Graduate Student – Chemical Engineering
Current Position: TBD


Esra Yılmaz

Visiting Ph.D. Student  – Chemical Engineering (02/2019 – 12/2019)
Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate at Ege University – İzmir, Turkey


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