These are the people who illuminated various the pathways
My former postdoctoral fellows and graduate students and some of the undergraduate students. What a journey.
Dr. Anju Duley
Dr. Anju Duley got her PhD at Indian Institute of Technology, Kapur, investigating peptide design, synthesis and conformational analysis. At UC, Dr. Duley investigated photoproducts in the solid-state using X-ray crystallography. She is currently at ASBMB.
Dr. Mrinal Chaktraborty
Dr. Chakraborty visited UC from 2017-2019 studying Corannulene. He is currently a teaching assistant at Florida International University.
R. R. A. Upul Ranaweera
Upul re-joined the group as a postdoctoral fellow in the group 2013-2015.
He is currently teaching at Eastern Kentucky University.
Professor Singh is has made a name for himself. Take a look at his accomplishments at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.
PhD and MSc Students who have graduate from Anna's group
Raj graduated from the group in spring 2023 with his PhD. He previously received his masters at Bowling Green State Univeristy.
DeAnté Judkins, PhD
DeAnté received his BSc ACS certified in 2014 and PhD from the group in fall 2022. He has previously worked in industry.
Noha Ahmed, PhD
Noha received her Ph.D from the group in summer 2022. She is currently working as a PostDoc at Purdue University.
William received his MSc from the group in Spring 2022 on organic azides. He is currently working in industry.
Sobiya George, PhD
Sobiya received her PhD from UC in 2021 and is currently at Sam Houston State University.
Upasana Banerjee, PhD
Upasana received her PhD from UC in Anna’s group in 2021 and is currently a Postdoctoral researcher at Iowa State University.
Nayera Abdelaziz, PhD
Nayera received her PhD from UC in Anna’s group in 2021 and is currently a Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Texas at Austin.
Dylan Shields, PhD
Dylan received his PhD from UC in Anna’s group in 2020 and is currently a Postdoctoral researcher in Canada.
DeVonna M. Gatlin, PhD
Dr. DeVonna Gatlin graduated from the group in 2018 and joined Spectrum Brands as Product Development Scientist.
During her stay at UC she demonstrated her leadership in promoting inclusion and diversity. For example, she was recognized by the Provost at UC as a part of the Exemplary Department Award in Chemistry for advancing the University inclusion goals. Below are links to her many recognition at UC.
Anushree obtained her PhD from UC 2017 and is currently working at SRI International in California
Kosala Thenna Hewa
Kosala just earned his PhD from UC and he is currently looking for opportunties in New Jersey
Dushanee H. Sriyarathne
Dushanee obtained her PhD in 2017 at UC. She was a research associate at Rice University and currently she is employed at Firmenich
Sujan K. Sarkar
Sujan obtained his PhD in 2015 and joined Professors Wolfram Sanders group in Ruhr-Universität Bochum as a postdoctoral fellow. Currently, he is a JSPS fellow with Professor Manabu Abe at Hiroshima University Japan.
R. R. A. Upul Ranaweera
Upul obtained his BSc at the University of Peradeniya in 2006 and his PhD at UC in 2012. Upon graduation he did postdoctoral fellowships at Missouri University of Science & Technology and UC. Currently, he is teaching at Estern Illinois University.
Geethika obtained her BSc from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka in 2008. She completed her PhD at UC in 2015. Currently she is a research associate at CSIRO and the Univeristy of Melbourne Australia.
Tianeka obtained her BSc from Central State Univeristy and her MSc from UC in 2013. She is gainfully employed with Solvay Chemicals in Cincinnati.
Xiaoming earned his BSc in Sichuan University, China and he defended his doctoral dissertation at UC in 2012
Qian earned his BSc in Wuhan Univeristy, China and he defended his doctoral thesis at UC in 2012. His first employment was with 4iNNO, Cincinnati OH. Currently, he is a growth entrepreneur in Montvale, New Jersey.
Disnani obtained her B.Sc. at the Univeristy of Peradeniya, Perdeniya, Sri Lanka in 2003. She finished her Master at UC in 2012. Currently, she teaches at Good shepherd Convent, High School in Kandyat in Sri Lanka
Jagadis obtained his PhD 2010 and did postdoctoral research at the University of California San Diego before accepting a position with Saint Gobain India
Sridhar graduate with his PhD in 2010, and was postdoctoral fellow at the Univeristy of Florida, Gainsville in Florida, before accepting a position with CavinKare Research and & Development in India.
Abhijit obtained his PhD in 2007 and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Coating and Polymeric Materials North Dakota State Univeristy. He then joined BASF in India, and is currently working for BASF in Detroit.
Siva obtained his PhD in 2007 and was a postdoctral fellow at the Ohio State Univeristy with Professor Chris Hadad, before joining P&G.
Rajesh S. Murthy
After obtaining his PhD in 2007, Raj was a Postdoctoral Fellow at South Dokata State University. There are more details in his linkedin profile
Jeffery defended his doctoral thesis in 2006 and is currently in member of the USAF
Minxing obtained his MSc degree in 2006 and a PhD from Rutgers University, NJ.
After defending his dissertation in 2005, Armands took up a job at Syntagon Baltic, Latvia
Chris obtained his MSc degree in 2005 and took up a position at Givaudan, Cincinnati.
Rodney F. Klima
Rod obtained his PhD in 2004 and was a postdoctoral fellow with Professor Jack Saltiel at the Florida State University, Tallhassee, Florida
Sarah M. Mandel
Sarah defended her PhD in 2003 and was a postdoctoral fellow with Professor Matt Platz at OSU. She taught at Gonzaga Univeristy at Spokane
Rachel M. Robinson Zipperian
Rachel graduated with a MS degree in 2001 and is gainfully employed at P&G.