Sayresmith, Nickolas

Synthesis and Photophysical Properties of Porphyrin and Thiazolthiazole Derivatives

My research is focused on fluorescent dye chemistry, specifically thiazolothiazole and porphyrins derivatives. Fluorescent dyes have many uses including fluorescent biological sensors, solar cells, and other optoelectronic applications.

Previous degree: 
B.S. Polymer Chemistry, UNC Chapel Hill
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Nickolas, Sayresmith
Specialty: 
Photophysical Chemistry