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• April 2014: Patty has successfully defended her Ph.D. Thesis!  Congratulations Dr. Gumbley!

• March 2014: Our paper titled "Bandgap Engineering of Conjugated Materials With Non-Conjugated Side Chains” has been published in Macromolecules.  The paper is HERE.

• February 2014: Our paper titled "Combining Electronic and Steric Effects For Highly Stable Unsymmetric Pentacenes” has been published in Chemistry A European Journal.  You can find the paper HERE.

• January 2014: Our paper titled "Wavelength-Selective Disruption and Triggered Release with Photolabile Polyelectrolyte Multilayers” has been published in Chemistry of Materials.  You can see the paper HERE.

• November 2013: Grad student Patty Gumbley is awarded the Eli Lilly Travel Grant Winner for the March Dallas ACS Meeting!

• November 2013: Our invited chapter, “Polymer-based Sensors" in the Encyclopedia for Polymeric Nanomaterials is accepted.  

• November 2013: Welcome to our newest group member, graduate student Fanny Frausto.

• October 2013: Our paper titled "Photoresponsive Gels Prepared by ROMP” is published in Macromolecular Rapid Communications.  You can see the paper HERE.

• July 2013: Our proposal on multiplicative amplification using singlet oxygen and conjugated materials has been  funded by the Division of Chemistry at the NSF.

• June 2013: Welcome to our new group member, Tufts undergraduate Bond Umezuruike.

• May 2103: Sam is selected for a 2013 "Teaching with Technology Award" by Tufts ESTS.  Click HERE for a link to the website and video.

• April 2013: Sam presents two talks at the 2013 New Orleans ACS meeting.  ACS has made the talk on singlet oxygen-responsive materials available to ACS members online HERE

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