Paesani Research Group

Laboratory for Theoretical and Computational Chemistry at UC San Diego  

News 2024

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• January 5: We welcome undergraduate student Benjamin Savala and graduate students Jiwon Huh, Suman Saha,

  and Vibhu Singh.

• January 21-26: Francesco is a speaker at the Gordon Research Conference Chemical Separations.

• January 31: Francesco is the speaker for the Physical Chemistry Seminar at UC Irvine.

• February 2: Etienne is has been awarded the ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship and will spend the fall quarter

  doing research in the group of Prof. Stefan Vučkovic at the University of Fribourg.

• February 4-9: Francesco is a speaker at the Gordon Research Conference Molecular and Ionic Clusters.

• February 14: Francesco is the speaker for the Physical Chemistry Seminar at CSU Long Beach.

• February 19: Our article Molecular insights into the influence of ions on the water structure. I. Alkali metal ions in

  solution appears in the Journal of Physical Chemistry B.

• February 27: Francesco is the speaker for the Physical Chemistry Seminar at Rutgers University.

• March 1: We hold the annual meeting for our AFOSR MURI project "Unraveling the Mechanisms of Ice

  Nucleation and Anti-Icing Through an Integrated Multiscale Approach".

• March 1: Our article Molecular driving forces for water adsorption in MOF-808: A comparative analysis with UiO-66

  appears in The Journal of Chemical Physics.

• March 3-8: Etienne, Ching-Hwa, and Francesco present our research at the National Meeting of the American

  Physical Society.

• March 8: Our article Monitoring water harvesting in metal–organic frameworks, one water molecule at a time

  appears in Chemical Science.

• March 15: Yaoguang graduates and embarks on a new journey at Amazon as a software engineer. Congratulations!

• March 17-21: Francesco presents our research at the National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.

• March 26: Our article Cooperative interactions with water drive hysteresis in a hydrophilic metal–organic framework

  in collaboration with the Dincă group at MIT appears in Chemistry of Materials.