• Congratulation! Prof. Helena Hagelin-Weaver received Dr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Edie Term Professorship in Chemical Engineering for the 2021-2024 period.


  • Congratulation! Bochuan Song graduated this December and will start his new journey in Applied Material. Inc, Finger Crossed to you!


  • Prof. Hagelin-Weaver will give a talk “Tuning Strong Metal-Support Interactions of Pt/CeO2 and Rh/TiO2 Catalysts for Parahydrogen Enhanced Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Applications”
  • Bochuan Song will give a talk “Face Effects Define Structure-Acivity Relationships of Ultra-Low Loading Pt/CeO2 Catalysts with Atomic Dispersion”
  • Hanqin Zhao will give a virtual poster “Insights into the Influence of Crystal Structure on Strong Metal Support Interaction for Ethylene Hydrogenation over Rh/TiO2 Catalysts” 


  • Welcome! Li-Yin Hsiao joined our group as new Ph.D. student

Oct. 2021


  • A hearty congratulation to Hagelin-Weaver group, Jason Weaver group, and David Hibbitts group on landing on a new NSF grant “Light alkane activation on mixed oxide”

Aug 2021

  • Andrew Jones graduated and will join Intel in Portland! Best wishes to you!


  • Andrew Jones gives a talk at AIChE conference about “Effects of Low Dopant Concentrations on the Performance of Samarium Oxide in the Oxidative Coupling of Methane”
  • Bochuan Song presents aposter at AIChE conference on “Synthesis of Well-Defined Heterogeneous Catalysts Using Atomic Layer Deposition.” 


  • Hanqin Zhao joined our group!

Oct. 2019


  • Congratulation! Hagelin-Weaver group and Bowers group from the UF chemistry department will start a new project. “Rational Design of Atomically Precise Catalysts for Parahydrogen Enhanced NMR”.

July 2019