Miguel A. Modestino
Miguel is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering of New York University. He obtained his B.S in Chemical Engineering (2007), M.S. in Chemical Engineering Practice (2008) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley (2013). Between 2013-2016 he was a postdoctoral fellow and project manager of the SHINE project at École Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne.
Thomas is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. He obtained his Ph.D in Materials Science and Engineering (2018) from Northwestern University, Chicago. He is currently working on a commercialization project on solid state hydrogen storage technology, as part of the NYU and Department of Defense’s MD5 Program.
Adlai B. Katzenberg
Adlai is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. He obtained his B.S. in Nanoengineering (2015) from the University of California, San Diego. He is currently working towards redefining the design of catalyst layers of water electrolyzers and CO2 electroreduction devices.
Daniela E. Blanco
Daniela is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. She obtained her B.S. in Chemical Engineering (2016) from Universidad Simon Bolívar in Caracas, Venezuela. She is currently working towards developing renewable energy driven textile production processes.
Daniel is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. He obtained his B.S. in Biomolecular Engineering (2016) from the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He is currently working towards developing electrochemical energy storage devices for grid flexibility.
Nicole is a BS/MS student currently in her final year of her master’s pursuing Biomedical Engineering with a biomaterials track. Her recently completed bachelor’s degree was focused in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. She is currently working towards developing and tuning novel nanoparticle incorporated photocatalytic hydrogels for water treatment applications.
Aaliyah is a senior studying Chemical and Biomolecular engineering, and is part of the BS Chemical Engineering program at Tandon. She is currently working as part of the SolarTextiles team on how to optimize the selectivity of the electrochemical conversion of acrylonitrile towards adiponitrile.
Tana is a senior studying Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NYU Tandon School of Engineering. He is currently developing ionic-liquid-polymer gels for carbon dioxide electrochemical reduction.
Brian is a junior studying Applied Physics and Mathematics at NYU Tandon School of Engineering. He is currently focusing on the research and development of a solid-state hydrogen storage material and its molecular behavior/characteristics as well as its applications.
Purnima is a sophomore studying Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NYU Tandon School of Engineering. She is currently testing different device configurations to maximize efficiency of the electrosynthesis of adiponitrile.
Zhixiao Zhao (2016-2018)
Cesar Munoz (2016-2018)
Sales Executive at Venair Group
Alexandra R. Ryan (2017-2018)
Myriam Sbeiti (2016-2018)
Co-founder and CEO of Sunthetics
Past Visiting Students
Steven Ng Yu (2018)
Junyi Sha (2018)
Andrew Hamlin (2018)
Ally Carlton-Lyndall (2018)
Akash Raman (2018)
Peter van der Linde (2018)
Ph.D. candidate at the University of Twente