Jacob T. Shelley Research Group

Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180 USA
Phone: (518) 276 - 3381

Shelley Group News

  • July 16, 2018: Brian Molnar passes candidacy.  Great job, Brian!
  • May 22, 2018: Sunil Badal was given the 2018 Graduate Student Award by the NY/NJ section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy for his excellent contributions to the field of applied spectroscopy.  Congratulations, Sunil!
  • April 26, 2018: Garett MacLean passes candidacy and is now a Ph.D. candidate at RPI! Fantastic job, Garett!
  • April 6, 2018: Judy Wu is awarded a Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) Fellowship by the School of Science.  She will spend the summer investigating the utility of SCGD-MS for the detection and quantification of explosives.  Well done, Judy!
  • Mar. 13, 2018: New Shelley Group publication in Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry!
  • Feb. 20, 2018: Jessica Hellinger was awarded a DAAD RISE Fellowship to spend the summer working under Prof. Dr. Carsten Engelhard at the University of Siegen in Germany.  Congratulations, Jessica!
  • Jan. 17, 2018: Sunil Badal was recognized as a Future Leader by the Eastern New York Section of the ACS!
  • July 10, 2017: Garett MacLean earns a Masters of Science degree from Kent State University and relocates to RPI.
  • May 23, 2017: Prof. Shelley is awarded an ACS PRF Doctoral New Investigator Award to fundamentally study the ionization and fragmentation capabilities of SCGD-MS.
  • May 22, 2017: Courtney Walton received the Maas Prize from the Department of Chemistry in recognition of excellence as a Teaching Assistant!
  • Mar. 30, 2017: New Shelley Group publication in the Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry!
  • Mar. 14, 2017: Yi You successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis. Congratulations, Dr. You!
  • Feb. 1, 2017:  Courtney Walton passes candidacy at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute! Congratulations, Courtney!
  • Jan. 19, 2017: Free Laser abalation and LIBS workshop to be offered at RPI in the Shelley Lab. Register Now!
  • Dec. 13, 2016: Montwaun Young and Brian Molnar join the Shelley lab! Welcome guys!
  • Nov. 11, 2016: New Shelley Group publication in Anal. Chim. Acta!
  • Nov. 2, 2016: Garett and Ashley MacLean welcome their first child, Sorsha Anwyn MacLean, into the world! Congratulations!
  • Aug. 25, 2016: New Shelley Group publication in J. Inorg. Biochem.!
  • Aug. 16, 2016: Prof. Jake Shelley moves to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • July 13, 2016: Sunil Badal passes candidacy at Kent State University! Congratulations, Sunil!
  • June 22, 2016: New Shelley Group publication in Chemical Science !
  • June 5-9, 2016: Sunil, Yi, and Prof. Shelley presented posters at ASMS 2016 in San Antonio, TX.
  • May 19, 2016: Sunil, Yi, Garett, Courtney, and Prof. Shelley presented at the 13th Annual Ohio Mass Spectrometry Symposium at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
  • May 18, 2016: Sunil Badal and Prof. Shelley presented invited lectures at the 47th ACS Central Regional Meeting in Covington, KY.
  • Feb. 26, 2016: New Shelley Group publication in Analytical Chemistry!