Group Members


The Macfarlane Group, Spring 2019

Post-Doctoral Scholars


Strawberry The Cactus

Ph.D., M.D., J.D., T.H.C
Very Real School of Botanical Science , 2020







Processed with Onetake.Fei Jia

Ph.D., Northeastern University, 2017








Michika Onoda

Ph.D., University of Tokyo, 2019






yuping photoYuping Wang

Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2017

Graduate Students

griffenGriffen Desroches

B.S., University of Delaware, 2018

2nd Year, Chemistry



Paul GabrysPaul Gabrys

B.S., University of Rochester, 2015

5th Year, DMSE


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B.S., Carnegie Mellon University, 2016

4th Year, PPSM



p1050804-e1515181251184.jpgMargaret Lee

B.S., University of Chicago, 2017

3rd Year, PPSM 




PJ SantosPJ Santos

B.S., Northwestern University, 2015

5th year, DMSE




15732437_10210159297853260_1209083160140732902_oLeo Zornberg

B.S., California Institute of Technology, 2016

4th Year, DMSE

Undergraduate Students 


Sara Wilson

Materials Science and Engineering

Class of 2022

Lab Mascots


10th year, Post-dog-toral scholar

Bark-alaureate – MUT

Office: 13-5106



Lab Alumni

Post-Doctoral Scholars


Jianyuan Zhang

Rutgers University, Assistant Professor





kokiKoki Sano

M.S., The University of Tokyo, 2016

B.S., The University of Tokyo, 2014

3rd year, Visiting Student from The University of Tokyo


757E0DA2-9F17-44DB-A273-8D009613D8CDJuneyoung Lee

Moderna, Discovery Chemistry Scientist





Graduate Student(s)
I'm an engineer, damnit

Diana Lewis

Senior Material Engineer

PhD, MIT 2019





Ha Dang, Materials Science & Engineering, Class of 2019

Caroline Liu, Materials Science & Engineering, Class of 2019

Future Lab Members:

We are seeking motivated researchers interested in all areas of materials chemistry, including materials synthesis, nanotechnology, soft matter, and polymer chemistry/engineering!

Interested researchers at the graduate, undergraduate, and post-doctoral levels should view the Join the Lab page for openings, and the Contacts page for contact information.