2017 Lab Announcements

Dec 2017, The Lively Lab has its first PhD alumna! Congratulations, Dr. Melinda Jue! Picture

Dec 2017, Dr. Lively has been named an "Up-and-Coming Researcher by Chemistry of Materials. He and Dr. Jue have recently published a perspective on using microporous materials for organic solvent separations. Read about it

Oct 2017, Conrad Roos and Matt Rivera have joined the group as first year graduate students. Welcome aboard!

Aug 2017, Dong-Yeun, Erkang, Melinda, and Yao all delivered talks at ICOM 2017. See the picture here.

July 2017, Dong-Yeun Koh has accepted a position as Assistant Professor in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at KAIST.  Congratulations, Dong-Yeun! We wish you all the best."

May 2017, Brian's paper has been selected as a highlight on the cover of Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. Congrats! See the cover here.

Apr 2017, Dr. Lively was named to Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research's "2017 Class of Influential Researchers. Read the paper here.

Mar 2017, Dr. Lively and Dr. Sholl just published a commentary in Nature Materials. Check it out here.

Feb 2017, Dr. Lively has won a 2017 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation. Read more!

Feb 2017, Melinda just published a paper on PIM-1 hollow fiber spinning in Journal of Membrane Science. Check it out here.

Feb 2017, Dr. Lively has been selected to receive the 2017 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award from the 3M Corporation! Congrats!

2016 Lab Announcement

Nov 2016, Brian's first paper has been published in Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. Check it out here.

Oct 2016, The Lively Lab has grown! Hye Youn Jang is the group's newest graduate student.

Sep 2016, Simon just published an article in Chemistry of Materials! Check it out here.

Aug 2016, Dong-Yeun just published an article in Science! Check it out here.

Aug 2016, The Lively Lab is hosting Prof. Eric Favre, a visiting scholar from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques (ENSIC).

July 2016, The Lively Lab is hosting Yun-Ho Ahn, a visiting student from KAIST.

Jun 2016, Guanghui's first paper has been published in Chem. Eur. J.  Check it out here.

Apr 2016, The Lively Lab has grown! Tianmiao Lai is the group's newest post-doc.

Apr 2016, Dr. Sholl and Dr. Lively just published a short commentary article in Nature regarding the world-wide importance of chemical separations. Check it out here.

Apr 2016, Dr. Lively and Dr. Realff just published a new article in AIChE. Check it out here.

Apr 2016, Melinda participated in the 2016 Excellence in Polymer Graduate Research Symposium at the 2016 Spring ACS Meeting.

Mar 2016, David Umo has won the Presidential Undergraduate Research Award for 2016! Congrats!

Mar 2016, Dr. Lively has won the 2016 CETL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award!

Feb 2016, The Lively Lab has grown! Eric Moschetta is the newest post-doc in the Lively Lab

Jan 2016, The Lively Lab has grown! Richelle Lyndon is the newest post-doc in the Lively Lab

2015 Lab Announcements

Dec 2015, Simon's research was just published in ACS Macro Letters! [read]

Oct 2015, The Lively Lab has received two DOE grants focusing on rapid pressure swing adsorption separations. Story.

Oct 2015, The Lively Lab has grown! Stephen DeWitt, Yao Ma, Fengyi Zhang and Leo Chiang are the newest graduate students to join the team

Oct 2015, Dr. Lively gave the departmental seminar at the University of Florida's Chemical Engineering Department.

Aug 2015, Dr. Lively gave an invited talk at the 2015 Gordon Research Conference on Nanoporous Materials & Their Applications

Aug 2015, Melinda's first article on her research has been published in Macromolecules [read]

Aug 2015, Melinda successfully passed her Ph.D proposal--congrats!

July 2015, Brian successfully passed his Ph.D proposal--congrats!

June 2015, Melinda gave a presentation titled "Sorption and diffusion of organic vapors into PIM-1 and the effects of methanol conditioning" at the 2015 Meeting of the North American Membrane Society

May 2015, Dr. Lively presented a seminar at Zhejiang University titled "Enabling scalable & energy efficient molecular separations via hollow fiber spinning of advanced materials"

May 2015, Eunsun Choi has received a PURA award for her summer research. Congrats!

May 2015, Dr. Koh and Dr. Lively contributed to the "News & Views" in the May 2015 issue of Nature Nanotechnology [read]

Feb 2015, Dr. Lively is giving an invited talk at the KAUST Reseach Conference "Recent Developments in Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials for Energy, Environmental and Water Applications" on Feb. 23 2015

Jan 2015, The Lively Lab has grown! Atombo, Eunsun, Anna and Nick are the group's newest undergraduate researchers

2014 Lab announcement

Dec 2014, The Lively Lab has grown! Simon Pang is the newest post-doc in the Lively Lab and the Jones Group 

Oct 2014, Brian & Erkang have published their first paper in ChemSusChem! Congratulations! 

Sep 2014, Dr. Lively has been awarded an ACS Petroleum Research Fund Doctoral New Investigator grant 

Sep 2014, The Lively Lab has grown! Guanghui Zhu & Juan Hazbon are the group's newest grad students

Aug 2014, Congrats to Melinda Jue on her first lead author paper, just published in Reactive and Functional Polymers!

Aug 2014, The Koros Research Group and the Lively Lab are hosting Jie Li, a visiting student from Beijing University of Technology

June 2014, Jack & Kristin both were awarded PURA reserach grants. Congrats!

June 2014, Construction has officially started on the lab.  Check out the research:facilities page for an update.

May 2014, The Lively Lab has grown! Dong-Yeun Koh is the newest post-doc in the Lively Lab 

Jan 2014, Congrats to Brian, Erkang and Melinda for passing their quals!