Group Members




Figueroa Group 2017

Joshua S. Figueroa

jsfig[at]ucsd.edu – Bio



Graduate Students

Douglas Agnew
5th Year Graduate Student
dwagnew[at]ucsd.edu
DoEd GAANN Fellow

Kyle Mandla
4th Year Graduate Student
kmandla[at]ucsd.edu


Joanne Chan
3rd Year Graduate Student
chc127[at]ucsd.edu


Myles Drance
3rd Year Graduate Student
mdrance[at]ucsd.edu


Alejandra Arroyave
2nd Year Graduate Student
aarroyav[at]ucsd.edu
Sloan Scholar
NSF Graduate Research Fellow


Michael Neville
2nd Year Graduate Student
mlnevill[at]ucsd.edu


Undergraduate Students

Irene Zhu
yiz301[at]ucsd.edu



Former Members

Postdoctoral Associates:

Dr. Nils Weidemann (5/2009 - 12/2011)
Senior Scientist, Arejo GmbH, Berlin, Germany

PhD Students:

Liezel A. Labios – Ph.D. 2012: Public Information Officer, UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering

Matthew D. Millard – Ph.D. 2013: Research Scientist, Lockheed Martin Advanced Energy Storage

Treffly B. Ditri – Ph.D. 2014: Postdoc, Gianneschi Group, UCSD

Steve P. George – Ph.D. 2014: Chemical Hygiene Safety Officer, UCSD

Alex E. Carpenter – Ph.D. 2015: Reasearch Scientist, ExxonMobil Chemical Company

Brandon R. Barnett – Ph.D. 2016: Postdoc, Long Group, UC Berkeley

Charles C. Mokhtarzadeh – Ph.D. 2017: Postdoc, Boncella Group, Los Alamos National Lab


MS Students:

Mason Stewart

Grant Margulieux

Lavinia Scherf

Brian Emerich

Daniel Spence

Visiting Scholars:

Jens Kruk, TU Munich – 2012

Prof. Paul Fischer, Macalester College – 2014-2015.

Undergraduate Students:

Brian Fox

Queena Sun

Amanda David

Erik Meza

Hieu Hoang

Julia Stauber

Alexander Estrada

Patrick Smith

Isabel Wen

Wesley Swords

Donald Ripatti

Ryo Kamezawa

Irena Havryluk

Enrique Flores