Integrated design and optical spectroscopy of nanometer-scale materials.
Nanobiotechnology: hybrid materials from nanoscale objects and biomolecules. Nanotube composites: aligning soft mesophases with hard nanostructures. Novel bioanalytical methods using nanoparticle-based materials.
|The Grela's Group|
Organometallic reactions and metathesies and their use in organic synthesis of natural products and pharmaceutically relevant compounds.
|Theoretical Study of Reaction Mechanisms|
Investigation of reaction mechanisms by non-empirical quantum mechanical methods.
Biomimetic and bioinorganic chemistry.
|Whitesides Research Group|
Physical and organic chemistry , materials science , biophysics , complexity , surface science , microfluidics , self-assembly , micro- and nanotechnology , science for developing economies , origin of life , and cell-surface biochemistry.
Design of novel solids for use as shape-selective sorbents and catalysts.