The Kamat Group

Graduate Students



Jeff DuBose

Jeff is a fourth year PhD candidate in the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame. He graduated with a bachelors in Material Science & Engineering from the University of Arizona in 2017. Jeff's current research spans from excited state interactions in perovskite nanomaterials (electron, energy transfer) to mechanistic studies on the phenomenon of phase segregation in perovsite thin films.
Email: jdubose@nd.edu

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Preethi Susan Mathew

Preethi is a third year doctoral student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame. She graduated from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER-TVM) with a Masters’ degree in Chemistry in 2018. Preethi’s current research is focused on understanding halide ion segregation in mixed halide perovskite thin films.
Email: pmathew@nd.edu





Jishnudas Chakkamalayath

Jishnu is a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame. He graduated with a Masters degree in Chemistry from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER-TVM) in 2019. Jishnu’s current research is focused on studying the interfacial processes occurring in metal-semiconductor hybrid nanostructures.
Email: jchakkam@nd.edu





Bo-An Chen

Bo-An is a second year doctoral student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame. He graduated from National Taiwan University (NTU) with a Masters’ degree in Chemistry in 2016. Bo-An's current research is focused on exciton dynamics in 2-dimensional materials and its mechanism on photo- and electrocatalytic CO2 reduction. He also studies the fundamental knowledge of ion conductivity in novel solid electrolyte.
Email: bchen6@nd.edu





Anthony Kipkorir

Anthony is a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Notre Dame. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Nairobi, Kenya in 2017. His current research is focused on photophysical properties of ZnS & CdS capped AgInS2 Quantum Dots.
Email: akipkori@nd.edu