Dorman Lab Welcomes Dr. Beate Gruber
The Dorman lab is excited to welcome our new post-doc Dr. Beate Gruber! Beate completed her PhD at the University of Rostock in Germany studying the development and optimization of non- and minimally invasive methods for the monitoring volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds in body fluids and breath.
Congratulations to Conner, Kyra, and Roman for Passing their Comprehensive Exam!
Dorman Lab beats the Bevilacqua Lab in a friendly soccer match!
Paulina and Frank attend the 41st International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography & the 14th GCxGC Symposium in Fort Worth, Texas.
Frank and Paulina presented in the GCxGC Symposium. We also reunited with a Sarah Prebihalo, a Dorman Lab alumna over dinner with the Synovec Lab.
Dorman Lab Welcomes Dr. Benedikt Weggler
The Dorman lab is excited to welcome our new post-doc Dr. Benedikt Weggler! Bene completed his PhD at the University of Rostock in Germany focusing on non-targeted analysis of anthropogenic pollutants. In the Dorman group he hopes to expand his expertise in environmental samples and share his knowledge in data reduction.
Kyra receives the NSF GRFP Honorable Mention! Congratulations Kyra!
Dorman Lab at Pittcon
Paulina, Kyra, Becca, Callan, Roman, Conner, and Sarah attended Pittcon in Chicago, IL. Everyone gave great presentations and attended the Separations Community Mixer and a networking event sponsored by LECO.
2C Paper Accepted into Forensic Science International! Congratulations to Maura on the publication of the “Analysis of Synthetic Phenethylamine Street Drugs Using Direct Sample Analysis Coupled to Accurate Mass Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry”
Sarah Attends the American Academy of Forensic Sciences Annual Scientific Meeting
Sarah traveled to festive New Orleans to present a poster on her research at AAFS. She enjoyed the fantastic cuisine and networking opportunities.
8th Multidimensional Chromatography Workshop
Roman, Conner, Kyra, and Paulina traveled to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change in Toronto, ON for the 8th Annual Multidimensional Chromatography Workshop. Roman, Kyra, and Paulina gave great talks on their work.
Join Becca for a Gerstel Webinar on October 26th! Becca will be talking about her exciting research in cannabis chemistry.
ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium
Becca and Christine presented their summer research at the ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium . Congratulations on a job well done!
DIOXIN 2016 Firenze
Dorman Lab was well represented at the 2016 Dioxin Conference in beautiful Florence, Italy. Conner gave an oral presentation on his MDL studies and Jordan Stubleski, Dorman Lab alumna, (currently at Orebro University) gave the student plenary. Congratulations Jordan and Conner!
Dorman Lab at ACS Philly
Paulina, Kyra, and Roman attended the ACS Fall National Meeting in Philadelphia. They each gave a great oral presentation!
LECO ChromaTOF Training
Paulina, Kyra, Callan, and Roman travelled to St. Joseph, MI for an intensive course in ChromaTOF Software at LECO. The group learned a lot and really enjoyed their time on the Silver Coast!
Congratulations to Paulina for Passing her Comprehensive Exam!
Kyra was Selected for the 2016 SciFinder Future Leaders Program
Kyra has been selected to participate in the 2016 SciFinder Future Leaders Program this August. Kyra is one of 26 Ph.D. students and postdoctoral researchers from the U.S. and around the world who will attend the program. It includes a week of professional development and networking opportunities in Columbus, Ohio, followed by attendance of the 252nd ACS National Meeting & Exposition. Kyra is giving an oral presentation on her current research at the ACS meeting. Congratulations Kyra!
Morning Group Hike at Musser Gap
Happy Birthday Sarah, Callan, and Becca!
GERSTEL & Agilent Technologies Workflow Solution Center Grand Opening
Sarah, Becca, Maura, Kyra, and Paulina attended the Gerstel/Agilent Open House. Frank gave the keynote talk and the girls went thorough a Gerstel boot camp in the applications lab. Everyone enjoyed their Maryland crab cakes!
Caitlin Graduates with her MPS in Forensic Science
Congratulation to Caitlin for graduating with her Master of Professional Studies degree in Forensic Science!
Paulina Presents at the ACS National Meeting
Paulina attended the ACS National Meeting in San Diego. She presented her work in the Environmental Aspects of Unconventional Oil & Gas Production & Hydraulic Fracturing Session. She learned a lot about related work in the field of unconventional gas development.
Dorman Group at Pittcon!
Paulina, Kyra, Becca, Caitlin and Sarah (and Frank) attended Pittcon in warm Atlanta, GA. Frank, Paulina, Becca and Caitlin gave great presentations. Everyone attended a networking event sponsored by LECO. The group also reunited with Haleigh Boswell, a Dorman group alumna (currently at the University of Waterloo).
Lab Inventory MVPs
Today’s tedious task of chemical inventory was turned into a game! Conner, Caitlin, and Sarah were crowned inventory MVPs! Great job guys!
Everyones efforts were rewarded with some liquid nitrogen ice cream! Yum