The Corn Research Group at UC Irvine
Prof. Robert M. Corn
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Irvine
We do surface chemistry, surface spectroscopy, biosensing and nanomaterials research.
Our current research project areas include: Single Nanoparticle SPR Imaging, Nanostructured Mesoscale Optical Materials, Diffraction-Based Biosensing and Robust Attachment Chemistries for Surfaces and Nanoparticles.
17 June 2019 Thao and Nguyen graduate from UCI with B. S. Chemistry degrees. Congratulations Thao and Nguyen!!
31 May 2019
Brandon successfully defends and earns his Ph. D. Congratulations, Brandon!
04 April 2019
Millie completes her Ph. D. work and is off to Seattle. Farewell, Millie!
01 March 2019
Esther Hessong has joined our group. Esther got her B.S. from Berkeley. Welcome Esther!
22 February 2019
Congratulations to Brandon Matthews, Adam Maley and Kellen Kartub on their paper just accepted to J. Phys. Chem. C!
"Characterizing the Incorporation of DNA into Single NIPAm Hydrogel Nanoparticles with Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging Measurements," Brandon M. Matthews, Adam M. Maley, Kellen M. Kartub, and Robert M. Corn, J. Phys. Chem. C., 123 6090-6096 (2019). ACS link>
17 January 2019
Congratulations to Millie Fung, Kellen Kartub and Seulgi So on their paper that is now officially published in J. Phys. Chem. C!
H. W. M. Fung, S. So, K. Kartub and R. M. Corn, "Quantitative Characterization of Optical Coupling in Nanoporous ZnO-WO3 and ZnO-PEDOT Composite Electrodeposited Gratings using Electrodiffraction Measurements" J. Phys. Chem. C., 123 762-769 (2019). ACS link>
17 June 2019
Nguyen Tran receiving her cum laude award at the UCI Physical Sciences Honors Ceremony on Graduation day.
15 June 2019
Kellen with Peter The Anteater just moments before receiving her Ph. D. Diploma and hood at commencement.