Congrats to Dr. Jessica Lamb on defending her thesis! It was a memorable experience with the fire alarm going off in the middle of it! Best wishes to her as she heads off to MIT to do a postdoc in the Johnson group! We will miss you!
B exam in progress!
Coates group waiting for the fire trucks to arrive and check things out after fire alarm went off in the middle of the B exam. (As far as we know there wasn’t actually a fire!)
B Exam cake!
Champagne opening – can she hit the clock with the cork?
Dr. Jessica and Geoff
One down, three to go!
(From left: Dr. Jessica, Qi, Dave, Kyle)
From left: Lilli, Dave, Aran, Kyle, Michelle, James, (Xiaopeng hiding), Qi, Wei, Ahmed (center!), Jessica, Omar, Ting-Wei, Brooks, Bryce, and Kristine.
Missing in action: Geoff, Anne, Maria, Hillis, Anna, and Sam!
Coates Group ready for Slope Day!
Nice shot of 562 aka Man Cave!
Man Cave with their honorary member Dave!
Coates Group and friends feeling happy and thrilled for Geoff at Agava!
Kyle, Dave, and Jessica did outreach and made silly putty with kids at the Big Red Barn.
Congratulations Geoff on being elected to the National Academy of Sciences!
Congrats to our undergrads Anna Overholts and Ahmed Ahmed for being honored at the Cornell Fellowships Reception 2017!
Congratulations to Maria for receiving The Bauer Scholarship Award and Aran and Ting-Wei for receiving The Covestro Teaching Excellence Award!
Several members of the group traveled to the University of Minnesota for the Center for Sustainable Polymers (CSP) Annual Meeting.
Anne talks about recycling of PE and iPP.
Geoff gives a talk on new routes to bio-based aliphatic polyesters.
Xiaopeng gives a poptalk on on epoxide/anhydride copolymerizations.
James gives a poptalk on polymer compatibilization.
Kyle talks about his research with former group member Bryan Whiting.
When it’s 68 °F in February in Ithaca, NY, it’s time for a group outing to the Dairy Bar!