Members

Current Members

Hudnall-New-LargeTodd W. Hudnall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
hudnall@txstate.edu
Principal Investigator
Office: Chemistry 313
Phone:512.245.4443

 

 

Brenton Gildner
Graduate (M.S.) Student
mbg51@txstate.edu
Brenton is currently exploring the synthesis, photophysical, and electrochemical properties of novel carbene ligands.

 

 

Isaac Blythe
Graduate (M.S.) Student
smb2@txstate.edu
Isaac is currently working on the development of air stable organic radicals with applications at electrode materials in redox-flow batteries.

 

 

Gabrielle Harmon
Graduate (M.S.) Student
geh32@txstate.edu
Gabby is currently exploring the synthesis of stable organic radicals for photovoltaic applications.

 

 

Ragene Thornton
Graduate (M.S.) Student
rat67@txstate.edu
Ragene is currently exploring the synthesis of stable main group radicals for photovoltaic applications.

 

 

Chris BChristopher Barragan
Undergraduate
c_b309@txstate.edu
Chris’ research interests are focused preparing stable, emissive organic radicals for applications in OLED devices.

 

 

Jordon Hilliard
Undergraduate
j_h410@txstate.edu
Jordon is currently working on the development of air stable organic radicals with applications at electrode materials in redox-flow batteries.

 

 

generic photoTristan Croft
Undergraduate
tlc181@txstate.edu
Tristan is currently working on the development of stable organic radicals for applications in OLEDs.

 

generic photoSarah Champagne
REU Student
sec169@txstate.edu
Sarah is an undergraduate student from Angelo State University. She is working in our group over the summer and, is exploring the synthesis and reactivity of novel electrophilic carbene architectures.

 

Former Postdocs

Dr. Christopher Dorsey (2012)
currently lecturer at TXST

Dr. Renzo Arias Ugarte (2014-2016)
staff scientist at UT El Paso

Dr. Tharushi Perera (2015-2017)
Lecturer at Syracuse

Former Students
Rachel Koerber
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
currently a graduate student at UNT
Courtney Hazelton-Harrington
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
currently a graduate student at Colorado State
Greg Braun
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2018
Rodney Moss
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2019
Sedriel Montalvo, M.S. (with Debra Feakes)
Staff Scientist, TXST class of 2015
Kortney Melancon
TXST class of 2016
currently a PhD student at UNT with Prof Mohammad Omary
Cassie Deardorff
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Antonio Torres
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
Melissa Cadena
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Beau Sterling
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
R. Eric Sikma
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Currently a Ph.D. student at University of Texas (Holliday Group)
Nicole Lambdin
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2015
Joshua Abraham
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Rachel Bower
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2014
Michael Villarreal
Undergraduate, TXST class of 2016
Brian Nieto
Undergraduate (Texas State and REU Program)
Chelsee Arceneaux
Undergraduate (REU Program)
Gerry Ochoa
TXST Class of 2013
Currently a Ph.D. student at University of California, Davis
Ryan Mushinski
TXST Class of 2012
Ph.D. Texas A&M University, 2017
currently a postdoctoral associate at University of Indiana
Brian Squires
TXST Class of 2013, B.S. Chemistry; 2016, M.S. Physics
currently Ph.D. student, UNT Physics Dept.
Kate Sincerbox
TXST Class of 2014
Kyna Schreiber, M.D.
TXST Class of 2011
M.D. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2016
Ashley Martes
TXST Undergraduate
Roberta Rodrigues
TXST Graduate Student, M.A. 2014
Currently a Ph.D. Student in Dr. Jared Delcamp’s group at University of Mississippi
Pavel Stepanov
TXST Undergraduate