Posts by jhachmann

Johannes joins the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports

Johannes was invite today to serve as an Editorial Board Member for Scientific Reports, a journal from Nature Publishing Group, the publishers of Nature. Scientific Reports launched in 2011 as a multidisciplinary, online-only, open access publication covering all areas of the natural sciences. It does not set a threshold of perceived importance to the papers that it publishes; rather, it publishes all papers that are judged to be technically valid.
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Categories: Community and Milestones.

Mojtaba Haghighatlari, Ching-Yen Shih, Jun Pan, and Shawn Zadeh join the group as the first batch of graduate students

After the new grad student information and recruiting session as well as many conversations during the UB CBE Graduate Student Symposium, four new grad students – Mojtaba (PhD), Ching-Yen (MSc), Jun, and Shawn (both MEng) have decided to join the group. This is very exciting – the group is really taking shape now.
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Categories: Personal.

Sai Prasad Ganesh joins the group as its first undergraduate student

After talking to Johannes during the new grad student information and recruiting session, Sai decided to join the Hachmann Group and gain some hands-on research experience. Sai’s initial project is concerned with the study of the Scharber model for the power conversion efficiencies of organic photovoltaics and the development of improvements and extensions to the model.
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Categories: Personal.

UB moves up in Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Good news for UB: In the 2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, UB managed climb up to a respectable rank 176, well inside the highly competitive Top 200 list. In North America, UB is ranked 74th. Our efforts to push for academic excellence are apparently paying off! http://www.buffalo.edu/ubreporter/campus/campus-host-page.host.html/content/shared/university/news/ub-reporter-articles/stories/2013/times_world_ranking.detail.html
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