The Kamat Group

Visiting Scientists

Dr. Julie Peller

Julie is a professor of chemsitry at Valparasio University. Her research focus is on the advanced oxidation for aqueous solutions, water quality analyses, emerging contaminants, air quality analyses, Lake Michigan shoreline challenges (Cladophora, water and sediment contaminants), and is active in student and citizen participation in environmental work. She regularly collaborates with members of the Radiation Laboratory and utilizes the advanced facilites the Rad Lab offers.

Dr. Yizhi Wu

Yizhi Wu is a visiting scholar in Professor Kamat’s group and also a guest associate professor in the Notre Dame Radiation Laboratory. He graduated from the University of Science and Technology of China with a Ph.D degree in Physics in 2014. He has been working as a teacher for the Tiangong University since then. His research revolves around solar energy conversion and nanomaterials fabrication. His current research mainly focuses on the improvement of stability and reduction of toxicity in perovskite solar cells, and their dynamics process.