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Biwu Ma, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Materials Science Program (Affiliated)
Florida State University
Latest News
November 01, 2019, Three new graduate students, Anna Plaviak, He Liu, and Tunde Shonde joined the group. Welcome!
October 26, 2019, Our work “Bulk Assembly of Zero-Dimensional Organic Lead Bromide Hybrid with Efficient Blue Emission” has been published in ACS Materials Letters.
September 20, 2019, Back to Back, Our work “Ligand-Mediated Release of Halides for Color Tuning of Perovskite Nanocrystals with Enhanced Stability” and “Highly Emissive and Stable Organic–Perovskite Nanocomposite Thin Films with Phosphonium Passivation” have been published in Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters.
June 11, 2019, Our work “Green Emitting Single-Crystalline Bulk Assembly of Metal Halide Clusters with Near-Unity Photoluminescence Quantum Efficiency” has been published in ACS Energy Letters.
June 10, 2019, Dr. Chenkun Zhou sucessfully defended his disertation "Synthetic Control of Excited State Dynamics in Low Dimensional Metal Halide Hybrids". Congratulations!
November 7, 2018, First year graduate stduent Azza Akacha joined the group. Azza obatined B.S. of Chemistry and M.S. of Solid-State Chemistry at the Faculty of Science of Tunis in 2016 and 2018.
October 10, 2018, Three new members joined the group, Dr. Qingquan He (Ph.D. in Chemistry, Shanghai Jiao Tong University) and Dr. Liangjin Xu (Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences) as postdoctoral fellows, and Heng Zhang (M.S., Taiyuan University of Technology) as an visiting student.
May 7, 2018, Ella Berkwits and William Fowler joined our group as undergraduate research assistants.
April 20, 2018, Yu Tian, first graduate student of the group at FSU, defended his doctoral desseration.
December 15, 2017, Sujin Lee joined the group as a Ph.D. student from the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering. Sujin received her B.S. in Chemistry from Sungshin Women’s University and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Kyung Hee University.
November 1 2017, Maya Chaaban joined the group as a Ph.D. student from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Maya received her B.S. in Chemistry from Lebanese University, M.S. in Industrial Chemical Analysis from Lebanese University, and the second M.S. in Inorganic Chemistry from American University of Beirut.
January 30, 2017, Dr. Haoran Lin joined the group as a Postdoc Research Fellow. Dr. Lin received B.S. from Peking University in 2012 and Ph.D. from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2017.
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