News


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06/2018

Welcome Ming Hu joining TJ Kim group to start his research with the Stony Brook University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program

05/2018

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan for successfully completing his doctoral defense and cheer for his graduation

01/2018

TJ Kim group receives a $37,969 grant from the NYS Department of Economic Development (Sensor CAT) and the NAiEEL Technology for the "Investigation of the Catalytic Activity for CO Oxidation on Boron Nitride Nanotubes (BNNTs)"

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11/2017

Congratulation to Catherine Kao for receiving 3rd place for the poster presentation in 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting

11/2017

Along with Prof. Kim, Xiaojun Chan, Shuhao Zhang and Catherine Kao attended the 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN to give oral and poster presentations


09/2017

Congratulations to Shuhao Zhang for successfully completing their Preliminary Examination

08/2017

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan for receiving the 2017 AIChE CRE Division Graduate Student Travel Grant Award

08/2017

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter for receiving a 2017 Turner Dissertation Fellowship Award.

07/2017

Welcome Aaron Min, joining TJ Kim group to start her research with the Stony Brook University Simons Summer Research program

07/2017

Welcome Lolya McWest and Jean Hwang, joining TJ Kim group to start his research with the Stony Brook University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program

05/2017

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan for receiving the 2017 Travel Award from the Stony Brook University chapter of Sigma Xi.

03/2017

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter for receiving the 2017 Richard J. Kokes Award for the 25th North American Catalysis Society (NACS)



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12/2016

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter and her team for receiving First Place for the Poster Presentation at the fifth annual BNL "Early Career Researcher Symposium (ECRS)", presented by the Association of Students and Postdocs at BNL

11/2016

In addition to Prof. Kim, Nusnin Akter, Patrick Yang and Carmenn Ooi attended the 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA to give oral and poster presentations


08/2016

Congratulations to Xiaojun, Carmenn, and Patrick for publication in ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (cover story)

06/2016

Welcome Anushka Roy, joining TJ Kim group to start her research with the Stony Brook University Simons Summer Research program

06/2016

Welcome Brian Bick, joining TJ Kim group to start his research with the Stony Brook University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program


05/2016

Congratulations to Tiancheng Pu and Jonathan Schneider for receiving 1st place in Senior Thesis Defense in Chemical and Molecular Engineering Program of Stony Brook University

05/2016

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter whos research has been reported on by DOE Office of Science and BNL website

04/2016

Congratulations to Patrick Yang and his research mates (Xiaojun Chan, Carmenn Ooi, and Marolyn Liang) for receiving First Place in the undergraduate poster presentations at the 2016 Advanced Energy Conference (AEC) hosted at New York City's Jacob Javits Center

04/2016

Congratulations to Tzu-Chi (Catherine) Kao for receiving the 2016 URECA Summer Research Program fellowship

04/2016

Congratulations to Tahseen Tabassum for receiving the 2016 Explorations in STEM research fellowship. The fellowship is sponsored by PSEG and co-administered by the Career Center, URECA, & the Department of Technology & Society

 03/2016

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter for receiving the Second Place for Poster Presentations at the 2016 Annual Symposium hosted by The Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York

 03/2016

TJ Kim group receives a $12,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support undergraduate students

 03/2016

Congratulations to Nusnin Akter and her team for receiving the First Place for Poster Presenting at the event of Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) program; Hosted by Brookhaven Women in Science at Brookhaven National Laboratory, and Women in Science and Engineering  Graduate Women in Science and Engineering at Stony Brook University



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 12/2015

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan for receiving the award for Best Teaching Assistant in Chemical & Molecular Engineering Program

 11/2015

In addition to Prof. Kim, Xiaojun Chan and Carmenn Ooi traveled to the 2015 AIChE Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah to give oral and poster presentations

 8/2015

TJ Kim group receives a $40,000 SEED grant along with Anibal Boscoboinik in an SBU-BNL joint project titled “Elucidation of Methanol and Ethanol Upgrading over 2-D and 3-D Zeolite Catalysts using In-Situ Methods at SBU, CFN and NSLS-II”


 8/2015

TJ Kim group receives a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to continue their research in “Alternative Pathways for Biofuel formation from Furfuryl alcohol over Heterogeneous Catalysts"

 8/2015

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan and Nusnin Akter for successfully completing their Preliminary Examination

 
 7/2015

TJ Kim group receives a $5,000 grant from National Science Foundation to support travel and registration costs for graduate and undergraduate students from United States universities attending the 2015 International Advances in Functional Materials (AFM) Conference

 
7/2015

Professor Kim co-organized the first International Advances in Functional Material (AFM) Conference at Stony Brook University. Seven members of TJ Kim group gave oral and poster presentation: Xiaojun Chan, Carmenn Ooi, Patrick Yang, Fernanda Morais, Anushka Roy, Nusnin Akter and Chloe Rojas

 
7/2015

Welcome to Carmenn Ooi and Chloe Rojas, joining TJ Kim group to start their research in Stony Brook University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program

 
5/2015

Congratulations to Lixin Han, Daniel Huaman, and Yonjoo Kang for receiving the Gold Medal in the Senior Thesis Defense for the Chemical and Molecular Engineering Program of Stony Brook University

 
5/2015

Professor Kim elected to serve as Membership Director in Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York

 
4/2015

Professor Kim elected to serve as a Member of Editorial Board of journal “Annals of Materials Science Engineering”

 
3/2015

Along with Prof. Kim, Xiaojun Chan and Anushka Roy travelled to 2015 NYCS Annual Symposium in Newark, New Jersey to give a poster presentation


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 12/2014

Congratulations to Xiaojun Chan for receiving the award of Best Teaching Assistant in Materials Science & Engineering Department

 11/2014

Professor Kim and Xiaojun Chan travelled to the 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia to give an oral presentation titled “Catalytic Oligomerization of Furfuryl Alcohol over Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysts”

 7/2014

Welcome Zachary Wong, joining TJ Kim group to start his research in Stony Brook University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program

 5/2014

Professor Kim is elected to serve as the Membership Director for the Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York

 4/2014

Xiaojun Chan travelled to the 2014 Advanced Energy Conference (AEC) in Albany, NY to give a poster presentation



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 11/2013

Congratulations to TJ Kim Group members Andrew Sung, Weida Zhang and other CME students for securing their place in top 10 in Chem-E-Car national competition in San Francisco

 5/2013

Professor Kim elected to serve as Membership Director in Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York

 4/2013

Congratulations to TJ Kim Group members Andrew Sung, Weida Zhang and other CME students, for placing 5th in the Chem-E-Car competition in 2013 AIChE Mid-Atlantic Regionals Conference

 3/2013

Professor Kim was chosen as the keynote speaker of the 2013 Spring Symposium for the Catalysis Society of Metropolitan New York hosted in Princeton University, New Jersey. Topic: Production of Furfuryl Alcohol Oligomer/Polymer: Structural Characterization of Intermediate Species and Thermodynamic Properties

 1/2013


TJ Kim Energy & Environment Catalysts Lab opens