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1 July 2021: It's official, we are open for business

We can't believe our grand opening is already here. Time really does fly but the anticipation of this opening also made it feel like an eternity. Nevertheless, we are here and excited to make some cool discoveries. Stay tuned!

18 May 2021: Undergraduate student Mark Glossbrenner joins the group

We are excited to welcome undergraduate student Mark Glossbrenner to the R2G. He will be working on developing sustainable metallaphotoredox C-H bond functionalization reactions. Best of luck, Mark.

17 May 2021: Rebeca Lopez is awarded a UCSD TRELS summer research fellowship

23 April 2021: Grace Lee is awarded a Division of Physical Sciences summer research fellowship

29 January 2021: Undergraduate student Rebeca Lopez joins the group

A warm welcome to undergraduate student Rebeca Lopez. She will be working on designing difunctionalization reactions of olefin feedstocks. Best of luck, Rebeca.

27 December 2020: Undergraduate student Grace Lee joins the group

We welcome undergraduate student Grace Lee to the group. She will be working on designing difunctionalization reactions of olefin feedstocks. Best of luck, Grace.

1 July 2020: The R2G will commence in-person research activities on July 1, 2021

We are in the process of recruiting both graduate and undergraduate students to work on "green-ifying" chemistry by using light energy to enable synthetically useful organic transformations! If you are interested in what we are planning, please contact Prof. Romero via e-mail at: earomero@ucsd.edu. It is never too early to get in on the ground floor!

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