The central theme of the Ardo Group's research program is to understand and control reaction mechanisms at interfaces, with the goal of maximizing energy-conversion efficiency for realistic applications, including solar fuels devices, photovoltaics, solar seawater desalination, redox flow batteries, and fuel cells.
5/22/2015: Chris successfully passes his oral exam and is now a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Chemistry. Congratulations, Chris!
5/21/2015: Claudia receives the prestigious Gebel Award at the annual Edward K. C. Lee Dinner, an award given to a second-year chemistry graduate student working in environmental chemistry and who has had a period of work prior to graduate school. Shane was the emcee of the Lee Dinner and it was well-received. Congratulations, Claudia (and Shane)!
5/16/2015: Tabitha and Jackie each present a nice talk on her research at the 2015 UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium. Congratulations, Tabitha and Jackie!
5/1/2015: Kevin Tkacz joins Team Ardo. Welcome, Kevin!
4/20/2015: Diana Luong joins Team Ardo. Welcome, Diana!
4/15/2015: Tabitha Miller and Sasuke Breen officially accept offers to attend graduate school in the Department of Chemistry at UC Riverside and UC Irvine, respectively. Congratulations, Tabitha and Sasuke!