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December 2021

Its been a while but we are still here going strong

December get togethr

August 2021


Truly honored for this recognition....Our work is highly collaborative so this award goes to our community partners, colleagues and lab members 

US aspire award

October 2020

Inaugurating publication from the KORES laboratory

We are excited to share our first publication from our group in collaboration with the Zucker lab on platform selection of engineered nanomaterials for water decontamination applications. 



September 2020

Fall is here!

Hua Jiang, (2nd year PhD student) gave an excellent presentation ammonia recovery from wastewater at our ChEE Friday Seminar. The Friday seminars are geared towards our graduate students to work on their communication skills and introduce their research amongst their peers. 

August 2020

Welcome Kara Walton and Ailyn Brizo to the KORES lab

Kara Walton is an accelerated MS student and she will be working on optimization of solar membrane processes and Ailyn Brizo is an Indige-FEWS fellow and she will be working on nanofiltration for off-grid water purification in the Navajo Nation. 


Excellent virtual presentation series for the College of Engineering with Dr Kim Ogden on our work we do in collaboration with Tribal communities in Arizona.

COE presentation

June 2020

Partially Resuming Laboratory Operations

May 2020


Extremely honored to receive an early career award by the UA provost Office!!

UA Engineering News
UA Engineering News


April 2020

MS Defense

Congratulations to Cora LeMar on her successful MS thesis defense!! Cora joined the KORES lab as a visiting student for more than three months from Delft University in the Netherlands.  

March 2020

Remote Lab

Our laboratory will be operating remotely and working from home until further notice 

February 2020

Energy Talks

Great opportunity to connect with the community and present our work at the Energy Talks sponsored by University of Arizona

Sky Bar-- February 2020
Sky Bar-- February 2020


December 2019

Congratulations to Master student Catalina Fernandez-Moores

Congratulations to Master student Catalina Fernandez-Moores for successfully defending her Ms report on December 2nd. Her report titled "Uranium Removal from Navajo Nation Groundwater through Nanofiltration"

Holiday Gathering

Get together of the KORES, ART and Hickenbottom lab before the holiday break

Gentle Bens-- December 2019
Gentle Bens-- December 2019


September 2019


The Kores lab would like to welcome in the group two new PhD students Hua Jiang and Chris Yazzie and a Master student Catalina Fernandez-Moores

August 2019


The KORES lab is Live!