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!
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!
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Aug 2019, Yao has won the 2019 AIChE Separations Division Graduate Student Research Award, which she will receive at the Separations Division’s Awards Banquet on November 11 at the Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Congrats!
Jul 2019, Yao has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Eastman Graduate Fellowship in Chemical Engineering. This fellowship of $10,000 will provide Yao with an additional $5000 in stipend and $5000 in resources for materials and travel. Congrats!
Jul 2019, Fengyi just published an article in Chemistry of Materials. The article developed a metal oxide-infused membrane, which could offer a low-energy alternative for chemical separations. -- Check it out here.
Jun 2019, Yao just published an article in Angewandte Chemie International Edition, which has been selected as a VIP (very important paper) and cover paper. The article focuses on the development of carbon molecular sieve membrane with mid-range micropores for xylene isomer separation. Check it out here.
Apr 2019, Isaiah has been awarded a 2019 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship -- Congrats! See the story here.
Feb 2019, Yao has been selected as one of the three recipients for the 2019 NAMS Student Fellowship -- congrats! In addition to a $500 prize, she will present her research at the 2019 NAMS in Pittsburgh in a special award session.
Jan 2019, Guanghui just published an article in Angewandte Chemie International Edition. The article focuses on a new type of membrane known as a "molecularly-mixed composite membrane". Check it out here.
Jan 2019, Chunyi, Isaiah, Pavithra, and Young Hee all passed their PhD qualifying exams! Congrats!
Oct 2018, Fengyi has won the 2018 Ziegler Award for Best Paper -- Congrats! See the picture, here!
Oct 2018, The Lively Lab has grown! Chunyi, Dan, Isaiah, Pavithra, and Young Hee have all recently joined the group!
July 2018, Yao just published her paper, which focused on xylene isomer separation in CMS materials. Check it out here!
June 2018, Dr. Brian Pimentel (Lively Lab alum) collaborated and co-authored a new paper in Angewandte Chemie! Check it out here.
June 2018, Dr. Lively has received the 2018 DOE Early Career Award! Check out the story here.
May 2018, Fengyi has just published his first paper, which focused on 3D printing PIM-1! Check it out here!
May 2018,Leo just published a new article on biochemical separations using MOF adsorbents! Check it out here!
May 2018, Congratulations to Dr. Pimentel -- the second PhD student from The Lively Lab and one of the founding members! See the picture here!
Apr 2018, The Lively Lab has grown! Dr. Yun-Ho Ahn has joined as the group's newest post-doctoral researcher.
Mar 2018, Guanghui has won the UNCAGE-ME EFRC "Best Paper Award" for 2017-2018. You can find the paper here