Prof. Chris Scarborough

Email: scarborough[at]

B.S. in Chemistry, University of California - Irvine, 2003 (Weiss)

Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2008 (Stahl)

Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Bioinorganic Chemistry, 2009-2011 (Wieghardt)

Official faculty profile page

Curriculum vitae.pdf (updated June 2011)

Principal Investigator

Post-doctoral Researchers

Dr. Huaibo Ma (Joined September 2011)


Diploma in Chemical Education, Luoyang Normal University, 2002

M.S. in Physical Chemistry, Qingdao University of Science and Technology, 2005

Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry, Ohio University, 2011(Professor Michael Jensen)

Dr. Arumugam Thangavel (Joined August 2011)

Email: arumugam.thangavel[at]

B.S. in Chemistry, Pondicherry Central University, 1999

M.S. in Chemical Sciences, Pondicherry Central University, 2002

Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 2010 (Professors Chariklia Sotiriou-Leventis and Nicholas Leventis)

Postdoc, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2010-2011 (Professor Jian Chen)

Graduate Students

Jason Bothwell (Joined September 2011)

Email: jason.bothwell[at]

B.S. in Chemistry, Illinois Wesleyan University, 2010

Gregory Karahalis (Joined February 2012)

Email: gkaraha[at]

B.A. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Boston University, 2011

Jack Trieu (Joined February 2012)

Email: jack.w.trieu[at]

B.A. in Chemistry, Hamilton College, 2011

Marika Wieliczko (Joined February 2012)

Email: mwielic[at]

B.S. in Chemistry, Eastern Kentucky University, 2011

Undergraduate Students

Hannah Moore (Joined January 2012)

Email: hmoore5[at]