First author publication:
Separation of diarylethene-based photoswitchable isomeric compounds by high- performance liquid chromatography and supercritical fluid chromatography https://analyticalsciencejournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/jssc.202200830
Article was also highlighted as the front cover of the journal: Volume 46, Issue 10 (May 2023)
My research focuses on the development of hydrolytically stable phenylenediamine-modified silica particles for chromatographic applications. Another research focus is the study of diarylethene-based photoswitches using liquid and supercritical fluid chromatography.
I enjoy being a graduate student at UB because of the people I’ve been lucky to have met and/or worked with in the department. There is such high-quality research being done at UB and I’m honored to have received my graduate education here. I was also extremely fortunate to have had two great mentors, Luis Colón and Jason Benedict, who’ve helped me surpass the expectations I set for myself.
Outside of the lab, I’m either playing tennis, golf, or watching a great movie. I also love spending quality time with my dog, Charlie, and my soon-to-be wife, Kelly.