People

Directors

Peidong Yang

Peidong Yang
CARA Director
S. K. and Angela Chan
Distinguished Chair in Energy
Department of Chemistry, UC Berkeley
p_yang@berkeley.edu
Tel: 510-643-1545
http://nanowires.berkeley.edu

 

 

 Omar Yaghi

Omar M. Yaghi 
CARA Co-Director
The James and Neeltje Tretter
Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry, UC Berkeley
yaghi@berkeley.edu
Tel: 510-643-5507
http://yaghi.berkeley.edu

 

 

 

Kerstin Schierle-Arndt

Kerstin Schierle-Arndt
CARA Associate Director
Senior Research Manager
Inorganic Materials and Synthesis
BASF

 

 

 

 

 

Administration

Lissette Garcia
Administrative Assistant
Tel: (510) 643-1679
lgarcia@berkeley.edu

Principal Investigators

See PROJECTS page for a list of all PIs on CARA-affiliated campuses categorized by project.


BASF Visiting Scientists

EdCodyPhoto-5492a_YBYoram Barak
Biosciences Research

 

 

 

zuendStephan Zuend
Chemicals and Inorganic Materials Research

 

 

 

Speros_tie_color_2Joshua Speros
Advanced Materials and Formulation Research

 

 

 

dehestaniAhmad Dehestani
Chemicals and Inorganic Materials Research

 

 

 

Alexa_Beaver

Alexa Beaver
Digital Innovation Manager

 

 

 

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Victor Oh
Digital Innovation Manager

 

 

 

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Thomas Rausch
Information Services and Supply Chain Innovation Management

 

 

 

Brian Standen

Brian Standen
Digitalization in R&D

 

 

 

Mark Schmitz

Mark Schmitz
Digitial Innovation Manager

 

 

 


Researchers

Name Position Research Group Institute
Jeff Lopez Ph.D. Candidate Bao/Cui group Stanford University
Allen Pei Ph.D. Candidate Bao/Cui group Stanford University
Emmett Goodman Ph.D. Candidate Cargnello/Norkov group Stanford University
Daniel Brauer Ph.D. Candidate Francis group UC Berkeley
Ayodele Ogunkoya Postdoc Francis group UC Berkeley
Vanessa Yang Ph.D. Candidate Francis group UC Berkeley
Ala Bunescu Postdoc Hartwig group UC Berkeley
Bo Su Postdoc Hartwig group UC Berkeley
Qingwei Zhang Postdoc Hartwig group UC Berkeley
Scott Strobel Ph.D. Candidate Jeoh/Scher group UC Davis
Dana Wong Postdoc Jeoh/Scher group UC Davis
Peyman Delparastan Ph.D. Candidate Messersmith group UC Berkeley
Brylee David Tiu Postdoc Messersmith group UC Berkeley
Kang Huang Postdoc Nitin group UC Davis
David Detomaso Ph.D. Candidate Nir group UC Berkeley
Allon Wagner Ph.D. Candidate Nir group UC Berkeley
Breanna Ford Ph.D. Candidate Nomura group UC Berkeley
Matthew Horton Postdoc Persson group UC Berkeley
Miao Liu Postdoc Persson group UC Berkeley
Joseph Montoya Postdoc Persson group UC Berkeley
Jake Sporrer Ph.D. Candidate Subramanian group UC Berkeley
Jason Grebenkemper Postdoc Seshadri/Wilson group UC Santa Barbara
Fengru Fan Postdoc Stucky group UC Santa Barbara
Seojung Han Postdoc Toste group UC Berkeley
Mingyou Hu Postdoc Toste group UC Berkeley
Drew Samant Ph.D. Candidate Toste group UC Berkeley
Fan Cui Ph.D. Candidate Yang group UC Berkeley
Zhiqiang Niu Postdoc Yang group UC Berkeley

Alumni

Name Previous Position Research Group Current Position
Carson Beyer New Tech Scout BASF
Christian Schildknecht New Tech Scout BASF
Ioana Aanei Graduate Student Francis group Sci. Analyst & Entrepreneurship Prog. Manager
Adel Elsohly Postdoc Francis group Staff Scientist, Genentech
Jake Jaffe Graduate Student Francis group Graduate Student, UC Berkeley
Rafi Mohammad Graduate Student Francis group Staff Scientist, Bayer
Rapeepat Sangsuwan Graduate Student Francis group Graduate Student, UC Berkeley
Leslie Bateman Graduate Student Nomura group Sr. Scientist, Celgene
Jeremy Smith Postdoc Subramanian group
JWilliam Scheideler Graduate Student Subramanian group
Andre Zeumault Graduate Student Subramanian group
Steve Jacob Postdoc Toste group Scientist, Arcus Biosciences
Reed Larson Postdoc Toste group Sr. Scientist , Merck Laboratories
Letian Dou Postdoc Yang group Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Jacob Kanady Postdoc Alivisatos group