Welcome to the Lewis Research Group

Research in the Lewis Group focuses on applications of electrochemistry and photoelectrochemistry to present-day issues in energy and chemical sensing.

Follow the links in the menu to Nate Lewis's presentations on present day energy issues, as well as the research projects underway in our lab.

Upcoming Events

NateFest 60

★★ NateFest 60 5-7 Nov 2015: ★★

NateFest 60, the research symposium honoring our friend, mentor, colleague and collaborator Nathan S. Lewis, will be held Thurs. - Sat. November 5 - 7, 2015 in Pasadena. The symposium will feature short talks and posters from alumni and current collaborators. Along with the symposium on Friday there will be a reception, dinner, and entertainment. Beginning Thursday we will collect together for an informal BBQ dinner and on Saturday we will gather for a continental breakfast and optional activity. Join us for this festive celebration honoring Nate. There will be lots of time to reconnect with old friends! Save the date, and feel free to forward this on to any Lewis Group members and affiliates.

For more information on NateFest 60 click here.

Chen-Huang Sustainable Energy Seminar Series

Information coming soon.

Recent News

27 May 2014: Congratulations to Dr. Joseph A. Beardslee on his successful thesis defense!!

01 April 2014: Congratulations to Ivan Moreno-Hernandez on receipt of an NSF GRFP fellowship!

16 January 2014: Silicon microwires prepared in the Lewis and Atwater labs were highlighted on the cover of the Journal of Physical Chemistry C. The Feature Article by Emily Warren, et al., is included in the same issue.

25 November 2013: Congratulations to Dr. D. Craig Wiggenhorn on his successful thesis defense!!

10 December 2012: Congratulations to Dr. Heather McCaig on her successful thesis defense!!

11 November 2012: Congratulations to Dr. Emily Warren on her successful thesis defense!!

02 October 2012: Congratulations to Dr. Liz Santori on her successful thesis defense!!

05 June 2012: Congratulations to Emily Warren on receipt of a Best Poster Award (Fundamentals and New Concepts section) at the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference in Austin!

09 May 2012: Congratulations to Dr. Leslie O'Leary on her successful thesis defense!

11 April 2012: Congratulations to Emily Warren on receipt of a Gold Graduate Student Award and 2nd place in the Science as Art Competition at the Spring MRS Meeting in San Francisco!

30 March 2012: Congratulations to Azhar Carim on receipt of an NSF GRFP fellowship!

30 March 2012: Congratulations to Noah Plymale on receipt of an NSF GRFP fellowship!

Lewis Research Group, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
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