_Dylan Graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry. He joined the Materials Science and Engineering Department for graduate studies in the fall of 2006. He worked on synthetic approaches to enhance the mechanical properties of aerogels as well developing new gas permeation membranes. Dylan earned his PhD in May 2009 and is working for IBM.
_Beatrice Muriithi graduated for University of Nairobi with honors B.Sc degree in chemistry. She joined University of Arizona for graduate studies and earned M.Sc in chemistry in the year 2005. She joined Material science and engineering for PHD studies and she worked on characterization of high temperatures, easily processable, chemically stable polymer membranes and their application in fuel cells. Beatrice earned her Ph.D. in December 2009.
_Jason Wertz graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Arizona. He joined the Materials Science and Engineering department for graduate studies in the spring of 2008. Graduated with MS in 2009.
_Wade graduated with B.S. degree from University of Arizona in 2005 and continued with his masters degree in the MSE department. He worked on fluorescent nanoparticles for detection of membrane defects. He is presently pursuing his PhD research with Prof. Bruce Dunn at the University of California, Los Angeles.
_ Undergraduate, coumarin modified sol-gels, erbium particles, graduated in 2009
_ Undergraduate, polyarylene synthesis, graduated in 2009
_Jason Bateman graduated with M.S. degree from Idaho State University in 2005. After one year stay at the university in PhD program, he decided to accept the job offer from Ruthenium Dyes Inc.
_Mario Malfavon completed his BS degree in Chemistry at California State University at San Marcos in 2005. He then joined the University of Arizona department of chemistry and worked on poltyarylene synthesis and sulfonation. He is presently with the Armstrong group working on OLEDs
_Mayank Mayukh graduated with Bachelor of Science (Honors) degree in Chemistry from Hindu College, University of Delhi. He joined Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi for Master Degree in Chemistry. After graduation, he moved to the University of Arizona where he worked on new monomer syntheses in the Loy group before moving on to the McGrath group where he is working on dendrimer syntheses.
_Hanne Skogestad visited from Department of Chemical Engineering at Norwegian University of Science and Technology where is she enrolled for her masters degree. She joined the Loy group in spring 2008 and worked on membranes for carbon dioxide capture as a part of her masters thesis. She is presently working in the North Sea.
_Dr. Michael Keller
_Dr. Michael Keller (postdoctoral associate): Assistant professor @ Tulsa University
_Subiman Ghosh graduated with PhD degree from Indian Insitute of Technology, Kharagpur. Before joining the Loy Group in 2006, he worked briefly with Mc Grath at Virgnia Tech. His research here mainly focussed on physical characterization and fuel cell testing for polyphenylene membranes. Presently he is woking at GE, India.
_Dr. Guangqing Guo
_Dr. Guangqing Guo got his PhD degree from Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He joined Materials Science and Engineering Department, University of Arizona in 2005 as a postdoctoral associate. He worked on the preparation of high capacity metal scavengers. He is currently doing research at Louisiana State University.