Scientific Engineering Associate, Inorganic Nanostructures
Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of California – Irvine, 2023. Advisor: Professor Alan F. Heyduk. Dissertation: “Synthetic Considerations for Tuning Ligand-Centered Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer Reactions.”
B.S. in Chemistry, University of California – Santa Barbara, 2018. Research Advisors: Professor Martin Moskovits and Professor Michael J. Gordon
Rachel offers her expertise in synthetic inorganic chemistry and materials science to users in the Inorganic Nanostructures Facility. She assists with solution-phase and air-free chemistry and trains Foundry users on ICP-OES and pressure reactors, as well as the use of Schlenk lines, nitrogen and argon gloveboxes, and high-hazard chemicals.