Current Members

Research Scientists & Postdocs

Dr. Hadi Abroshan joined Prof. Jean-Luc Bredas’ group as a Postdoctoral Fellow in July 2018. Here, Hadi conducts research projects for computation-based design of new materials pertaining to organic electronics application with immense... more

XianKai Chen earned his Ph.D. d at Jilin University in 2015 and his major was theoretical chemistry. During Sep. 2012 ~ Mar. 2014, XianKai joined the Bredas group at Georgia Institute of Technology and mainly focused on... more

EK received her Ph.D degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Georgia Tech in 2012. During her Ph.D program,  EK joined and worked in the Bredas research group. Her research interest is structure-property relationships and charge... more

Veaceslav Coropceanu is currently a Principal Research Scientist at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He received his Ph.D. in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics from the State University of Moldova in 1985. In 1994 he was appointed as... more

I obtained my Ph.D. degree in Dec. 2014 at Jilin University (Changchun, China), majoring in Materials Science. In Mar. 2016, I joined in Prof. Brédas's group as a post-doc at Solar & Photovoltaics Engineering Research Center, King... more

Xueli Hao is currently a Research Visiting Ph.D Student in Prof. Bredas group and mainly focuses on the electronic structure properties of two-dimensional covalent organic frameworks, in particular their magnetic properties. She received her B.S... more

Grit Kupgan received his BS and MS in chemical engineering from Oklahoma State University. He later completed his PhD in materials science and  engineering from the University of Florida under Prof. Coray Colina. During his PhD, Grit focused... more

Haoyuan Li received his B.S. degree from Jilin University in 2010. In 2015, he graduated with his Ph.D. degree from Tsinghua University. His research focuses on the charge transport process in organic semiconductors, device physics and the growth... more

Hong received her Ph.D. degree in Particle and Statistical Physics from Nankai University of China in 1996. She joined the Bredas research group in 2005. Her present research interests include the investigation of the electronic, optical, and... more

Yidan Liu is currently a Research Visiting Ph.D Student in Prof. Bredas group and mainly focuses on the molecular design of thermally activated delayed fluorescence emitters. She received her B.S. degree in Materials Physics from the East China... more

Qi received his Ph.D degree in school of chemistry and chemical engineering from Southeast University in 2010.  In September 2018, he joined in Prof. Bredas group as a Research Scientist Visitor, and investigated the electronic,... more

Dr. Gjergji Sini is an associate professor at the Department of Chemistry, Laboratoire de Physico-chimie des Polymères et des Interfaces (LPPI), University of Cergy-Pontoise, France. He received his Ph.D degree in theoretical... more

Tonghui obtained his Ph.D. degree in Jun. 2014 at Jilin University (Changchun, P.R. China), majoring in Materials Science. In Aug. 2014, he joined in Prof. Brédas group as a post-doc at Solar & Photovoltaics Engineering Research... more

Lei joined Prof.Breda's group as a co-advised student in March 2017(originally affiliated with Prof. Meilin Liu in MSE). Lei obtained BS and MS both in Materials Science and Engineering, from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Penn State... more

Dandan Zhang earned her Ph.D. degree at Jilin University in 2015 and her major was physical chemistry. After Dandan obtained her Ph.D. degree, she performed the postdoc research in the Andy Huang group in King... more

Graduate Students

Ajith is a Chemist  coming from Kerala (India) with experience both in Industry and Academics.  Born in 1988, Ajith did his schooling from the cities of New Delhi and Kannur in India.  Ajith completed his Bachelors in Chemistry... more

Undergraduate Students

Caitlin is working to obtain her B.S. degree in Biochemistry, with plans to study theoretical and physical chemistry in graduate school. When she's not studying or in the lab, she can be found volunteering with animals and reading novels.... more

Fourth year chemistry major student, atypical Chinese, atypical science student, atypical man who appreciate the life.