Profiles of Graduate Students

Rob DiLorenzo

Ph.D. Candidate

Young Group

Rob Di Lorenzo - Ph.D. Candidate in Young Group

Rob completed his B.Sc. and M.Sc. at the University of Toronto with a focus in Analytical Environmental Chemistry. He joined the Young Group in 2012, where he studies the fate and distribution of a range of natural and synthetic compounds in marine based aerosols through both laboratory and field work. In his free time, Rob enjoys cooking, blogging, playing hockey and photography.

Maryam Beyramzadeh Moghaddam

Ph.D. Candidate

Fridgen Group

Photo of Memorial University Chemistry Graduate Student Maryam Moghaddam

Maryam completed her B.Sc. in chemistry in University of Tehran, and her M.Sc. in physical chemistry in Iran University of Science and Technology, She started her Ph.D at Memorial in September 2010 in the Fridgen Group. She studies studying structures of metal cation complexes of amino acids and peptides using Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron (FT-ICR) Mass Spectrometry and also investigate their structures and energetics using computational chemistry.

Stefana Egli

Ph.D. Candidate

Bottaro Group

Photo of Memorial University Chemistry Graduate Student Stefana Egli

Stefana earned a B.Sc. Hon. in Chemistry and Environmental Science from the University of KwaZulu Natal and began her graduate studies at Memorial in September 2009. She develops thin-film molecularly imprinted polymers for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons’ detection to integrate into microfluidic devices for water analysis. She is the recipient of an RDC Ocean Industries Student Research Award.

Tim Anderson

Ph.D. Candidate

Kozak Group

Tim Anderson, Memorial Chemistry Graduate Student

Tim obtained his B.Sc. in chemistry from Mt. Allison University (Sackville, NB). In 2014, he began his graduate studies with Professor Christopher Kozak at Memorial, and is currently working on the synthesis of catalysts for atom efficient organic synthesis. Aside from chemistry, Tim enjoys hiking and playing music