Hamers Group News

Hamers group reunion at the ACS National Meeting

Some current and past Hamers group members met at the ACS National Meeting in San Diego to help celebrate Bob's winning of the ACS National Award in Colloid and Surface Chemistry. 


Postdoc position available

We anticipate having a postdoc position available starting early this spring (January-Feb. time frame) focusing in the area of next-generation batteries, such as lithium-ion batteries.  The idea candidate would have experience in surface analysis methods and electrochemistry but smart, highly motivated individuals from other areas will be considered.  The project is highly collaborative, so good communication skills and a willingness to work in an interdisciplinary environment are essential.

Dow Chemical funds UW research team investigating next-generation batteries

The Dow Chemical Company has pledged $3 Million in funding over a 5-year period to a UW research team investigating next-generation cathodes for lith

Welcome to new graduate students!

Welcome to Linghong Zhang and Shuyu Fang, first-year graduate students who have joined the group !

Nano researchers featured in magazine article

Bob Hamers and several other nanotechnology researchers were featured in the Fall, 2011 edition of  Wisconsin Academ