The Kamat Group

Postdocs

Dr. Kevin Stamplecoskie

Kevin Stamplecoskie obtained a B.Sc. in Chemistry at the University of Waterloo, Canada and a Ph.D. in Chemistry at the University of Ottawa. He is currently a Postdoc in the Radiation Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame. His research has included; esterification of fats and oils as renewable fuels, doped semiconductors for spintronics, and photochemistry for synthesis/applications of noble metal colloids in optoelectronics, polymer chemistry, lithography and catalysis.
Email: kstample@nd.edu




Dr. Rabeka Alam

Rabeka Alam received her BS in Chemistry in 2009 from Fordham University and her Ph.D. in Chemistry from Syracuse University in 2013. She is currently a Postdoctoral researcher in the Radiation Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame. Her expertise is in materials chemistry, and she has experience in synthesis, functionalization, and characterization of nanomaterials, energy transfer studies, and the development of nanomaterial based chemical sensors.
Email: rabeka.alam.5@nd.edu





Dr. Ellen Raphael

Ellen Raphael earned a BS (2002) and Major in Chemistry (2004) from the Universidade Federal de São Carlos - Brazil, and her Master's degree (2006) and Ph.D. (2010) in Science with emphasis in Physical Chemistry at Universidade de São Paulo - Brazil. Her research experience has included work with solid polymeric electrolytes from natural polymers for application in electrochromic devices. She is currently a Postdoctoral researcher in the Radation Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame, working in material chemistry, synthesis, and characterization of colloidal semiconductor nanocrystalline materials for solar energy applications.
Email: Ellen.Raphael.3@nd.edu