15 Jan 2016
MacArthur Fellow Will Dichtel to Join NU Chemistry Faculty - Will Dichtel, MacArthur Fellow and former Group member (2005—2008) will join Northwestern University as a Professor of Chemistry this summer. Coming over from Cornell University, Will brings a bevy of distinguished honors with him to NU including the American Chemical Society's Arthur C. Cope Award and the National Fresenius Award. Will's pioneering work focuses on developing porous polymers known as covalent organic frameworks (COFs) for applications in water purification, batteries, and other energy storage. Welcome Will!