News

Thursday, Jun 4, 2020

The paper Intrinsic Ion Transport Properties of Block Copolymer Electrolytes is published in ACS Nano. The work was led by experimentalist Daniel Sharon, a postdoctoral scientist working with Paul Nealey and Shrayesh Patel of the University of Chicago.

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020

Connie An (a CBE undergraduate) has been awarded a fellowship to participate in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment (ACEE) Summer Internship program! With funding from the ACEE, Connie will perform research in the Webb group to study thermodynamics of ionic association in battery...

Monday, Apr 20, 2020

Mike's paper entitled "Understanding Ion Mobility in P2VP/NMP+I– Polymer Electrolytes: A Combined Simulation and Experimental Study" has been published in Macromolecules. The paper, which stems primarily from research done at the University of Chicago, explores trends and mechanisms of iodide transport in functionalized poly(2-vinylpyridine)...

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020

The group welcomes Dr. Borca as a postdoctoral scholar! Carlos received his Ph.D in Chemistry from Purdue University under the advisement of Lyudmila Slipchenko before moving on to perform postdoctoral research with David Sherrill at Georgia Tech. You can check out Carlos's personal website here....

Friday, Feb 14, 2020

Donna (Chemical and Biological Engineering) and Hang (Chemistry) join as the group's first graduate students! Donna obtained her B.S. in Chemical and Biological Engineering from the University of Alabama in 2019;  at the University of Alabama. Hang comes to us by way of the University of Science and Technology in Hefei, China where he earned...

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020

The Webb group officially opens for business! You can read a bit about Mike joining the department here