In the News
Jake’s biofilm paper published in ACS Applied Materials&Interfaces. Result of a great collaboration with M.McCurdy, Bridget Rodgers and the Guelcher group. Thank you all for make it happen.
Jake Lockhart’s biosensor paper published in Polymer Chemistry!
Harth group holiday lunch at Ninfa’s on Navigation. Happy Holidays everyone ( Estela and Yu-Sheng not pictured)
Jake Lockhart successfully defended his thesis. Congratulations, Jake and good luck at your new fantastic job!
Michael Marin’s Poster was nominated for the best poster award at the MRS meeting in Boston! Congratulations.
Out of the boxes and ready to go – Our beautiful brand new lab!
Eva’s official first day at UH. Thanks to UH and everyone who supported me. Very excited to start!
Award Ceremony from POLY at ACS with Jake. Well done !
Jake has been awarded the Travel Award for his poster at the ACS meeting in DC. Congratulations, Jake !
Laken passed her Qualifying Exam! Congratulations, Laken.
Dain successfully defended his thesis! Well done, congratulations!
Laken’s JOVE paper is published. Congratulations!
The Harth Lab has moved to the University Houston. Let the exciting new venue begin.
Kelly successfully defended her thesis and is now working as Principal Scientist at EcoLabs! Congratulations Kelly!
Michael Lampley passed his Qualifying Exam! Well done Michael, congratulations!
Eva has been admitted as a Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry and is entitled to use the designatory letters FRSC. Thank you!
7 patents of the Harth patent family were sold or licensed today!
5th issued patent for the Harth Group: 9,580,548 “Polycarbonate Containing Compounds and Methods Related Thereto”
Breyinn Loftin joins Harth Research group. Welcome to the group!
Laken Kendrick passes her Preliminary Exam. Congratulations !!
Michael Marin passes his Qualifying Exam in Chemical Engineering. Congratulations!
Jake passes his Qualifying Exam. Congratulations!
Dain Beezer delivers excellent talk at the ACS in Philadephia!
Jake wins the “2016 Outstanding POLY Poster Award” at the ACS in Philadelphia!
Eva is now on Twitter as well. Group news and other updates are posted @HarthEva
VINSE featured our review article in Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. Thank you!
Eva presents invited lecture at the Warwick Polymer Conference 2016 #warpol16
Jake Lockhart and Dain Beezer published article about “One-pot Nanogels via liposome master templates for dual drug delviery” in the Journal of Controlled Release
Ben, Michael (both) and Anisse published a paper “Precise Microscale Polymeric Networks through Piezoelectronic Inkjet Printing” in ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering
Dain Beezer published a paper about the “Post-polymerization modification of branched polyglycidol with N-Hydroxy phthalimide” in the Journal of Polymer Science Part A – Polymer Chemistry
Eva gives keynote lecture at the 14th European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery in Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands
Ben Spears’ and Michael Marin’s paper on “Aqueous Epoxide Ring Opening Polymerization” called AEROP published in Macromolecules
Michael Lampley passes his Preliminary Examination. Congratulations!
Kelly Gilmore’s and Michael Lampley’s review article published in Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, Theme Issue: Delivery of Multi-modal Therapeutics for Synergistic Therapy
Book Chapter published in Nitroxide Mediated Polymerization: From Fundamentals to Applications in Materials Science, edited by Didier Gigmes
Benjamin Spears defends successfully his Thesis and started at SeLux Diagnostics, Inc. Congratulations and Good Luck!
Laken Kendrick joins the Harth group! Welcome to the group and we are glad to have you!
Jake’s, David’s and Dain’s paper published in the Journal of Controlled Release
Michael passed the Preliminary Exam in the Engineering Department. Well done, Michael. Congratulations!
Kelly wins the prestigious Mitchum Warren Fellowship from the Department of Chemistry for her excellence in research and teaching. Congratulations, Kelly!
Eva presents invited lecture at the 250th American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston, MA
Ben passes the Independent Research Proposal Exam (IRP). Congratulations!
Eva gives invited lecture at 2# Fusion Functional Polymeric Materials Conference in Ascot, UK
Eva gives presentation of laboratory’s work at TU Chemnitz, Germany.
Eva gives keynote lecture at the 35th APS meeting at the Gold Coast, Australia.
Eva participates in the GRC Polymers conference as discussion leader, Mount Holyoke College, MA.
Eva gives invited lecture at 17th International Symposium on Drug Delivery Systems in Salt Lake City, UT.
Jake enters co-op with ExxonMobil Research & Engineering in Paulsboro, NJ. Have a good time over there!
NSF Graduate Fellow Laken Kendrick starts her summer rotation in the Harth group! Welcome to Vandy.
Michael Lampley joins Harth Research group. Welcome to the group, Michael.
Kelly passed her Qualifier. Congratulations!
Paper in collaboration with the David Calkins group (VUMC) “Nanosponge-Mediated Drug Delivery Lowers Intraocular Pressure” published in Translational Vision Science and Technology, TVST (ARVO journal)
Jake passes his Preliminary Exam. Congratulations!
David’s hydrogel paper “Semibranched polyglycidols as “fillers” in polycarbonate hydrogels to tune hydrophobic drug release”, in collaboration with Muthu’s group (UMASS Amherst), accepted in Polymer Chemistry.
David Stevens lands postdoctoral position with the Nanotechnology Characterization Lab (NCL) at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Congratulations!!!
Summer Intern Elizabeth Delesky (U Florida Gainesville) wins Poster Award “Best Layout” in the VINSE Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Dain passes his Qualifying Exam. Well done. Congratulations!!
Paper by David Stevens and Jean de la Croix Ndong, in collaboration with the Florent Elefteriou group (VUMC), accepted in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research and is highlighted in the ASBMR e-News (17 July)
Eva gives talk at the 5th Nanomedicine Conference in Sydney, Australia
David Stevens graduates with a PhD in Chemistry from the IGP program based in the Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt Medical School. Congratulations, David !!
Eva gives talk at the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, University of Technology, Institute for Complex Molecular Systems, Eindhoven, NL
Eva gives talk at Polymer Club Chemistry Insight Day: Healthcare to Solar Cells, University of Warwick, UK
Eva gives a talk at the IMM Symposium, Nijmegen, NL
Paper by Ben Spears in collaboration with the Jamie Grunlan group (TAM) published in Macromolecular Rapid Communication and featured on the cover of Issue 10, Volume 35
David’s and Kelly’s paper published in Polymer Chemistry and is “Paper of the Week”
Eva starts sabbatical stay with Professor Jan van Hest at the Radboud University, Institute for Molecules and Materials (IMM), Nijmegen, NL
Eva gives talk at Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, IPREM-EPCP, Pau, FR
Eva gives talk at the Unversité Bordeaux, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polyméres Organiques, Bordeaux, FR
Eva gives talk at the Aix-Marseille Université, Institut de Chimie Radicalaire Equipe CROPS, Marseille, FR
Eva gives talk at the 247th ACS National Meeting in Dallas TX
Eva gives talk at the Institut Charles Sadron (ICS), Université Strasbourg, FR
Eva gives talk at the Université Paris-Sud 11, Faculte Pharmacie, Châtenay-Malabry, FR
Eva gives talk at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, UPMC, Institut Parisien de Chimie Moleculaire (IPCM) Chimie des Polymeres, Paris, FR
Eva starts sabbatical stay with Julien Nicolas, CNRS researcher in the research group of Professor Patrick Couvreur at the Faculty of Pharmacy of Châtenay-Malabry, University Paris-Sud 11, France
Jacob Lockhard joins Harth Research Group
Eva gives talk at Virginia Tech
Eva gives talk at Texas A&M
Ghazal’s paper accepted in Molecular Pharmaceutics
Eva gives talk at Biomaterials Workshop, Sonoma CA
Julia’ s paper accepted in Experimental Eye Research
Artez’ Paper accepted in Nanomedicine
Kelly Gilmore joins group as graduate student
Ben’s article made the ChemComm Front Cover