July 2019 – congratulations to Peter Boyd, whose Ph.D. thesis work in the Woolab was accepted for publication in Nature. Boyd, P.G.; Chidambaram, A.; Daff, T.D.; Bounds, R.; Gładysiak, A.; Schouwink, P.; Moosavi, S.M.; Reimer, J. A; Navarro, J.A.R; Woo, T.K.*; Smit, B.*; Stylianou, K.C.* “Data driven design and synthesis of metal-organic frameworks for wet flue gas CO2 capture”
June 2019 – Congratulations to Sean Collins for successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis titled ” Parameterization, Pores, and Processes: Simulation and Optimization of Materials for Gas Separations and Storage “. His thesis was nominated for an award by his examination committee. Sean is now working full time at Health Canada.
October 2018. Summer who worked in the lab in the lab this past summer as a co-op student has her first paper under her belt. The paper, a collaborative effort by the Song lab at the University of Toronto and the Woo lab was published in Chemical Communications. Kivi, C.E.; Gelfand, B.S.; Dureckova, H.; Ma, …
September 2018. Chris Demone successfully defends his M.Sc. thesis titled “Partial Atomic Charge Methods for Simulating Porous Frameworks with a Net Charge and their Application to Gas Separations in Zeolites”. The committee has nominated his thesis for a thesis prize. Chris is already working at the Bank of Canada as an HPC specialist.