Dr. Joseph Merola, Principal Investigator
Professor of Chemistry and Faculty of Health Sciences at Virginia Polytechnic Institute State University. Fellow of the American Chemical Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Education: Ph.D MIT ’78, B.S. Carnegie-Mellon ’74.
Christine Duchane, Post-doctoral Researcher
Chad Bernier, Ph.D Candidate
Bill Clarke, Research Assistant
The success of the Merola research program rests solely on the shoulders of the students who have been a part of the group: summer students, undergraduate research students and graduate students. Here are highlights from some of the students who have passed through the group and what they are doing now.
Shannon R. Chiles
Marion A. Franks
Folami T. Ladipo
Christopher P. Roy
Pauline M. Boyer
Paul J. Chirik
Margaret S. Richards
John Clancy (IAESTE intern)
Rebecca Randall (IAESTE intern)
M. Kooti (Iran)
Frank E. Anderson III