Tyler Cosby

PhD Student

Maximilian Heres

PhD Student

Matthew Harris

PhD Student

Thomas Kinsey

PhD Student

Zachariah Vicars

BS Student

Dr. Joshua Sangoro


Dr. Sangoro received his bachelor's and Master's degrees in Physics from Kenyatta University in 2003 and 2007, respectively. He obtained his PhD in Experimental Physics from the University of Leipzig, Germany, in 2010. His dissertation research focused on understanding charge transport in ionic liquids. Dr. Sangoro then worked as a Research Scientist at the University of Leipzig till early 2012 when he joined the Chemical Sciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. In September 2012, he was awarded the Feodor-Lynen Research Fellowship by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to focus on novel electrolyte materials for electrochemical energy applications. Dr. Sangoro joined the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Tennessee in the fall of 2013. Dr Sangoro has authored or co-authored over 30 peer-reviewed articles and has contributed to over 40 (11 invited) technical presentations at national and international conferences within the last four years.


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