Sept 2008: Tanmay Bera joins our group, coming from the Asian
Institute of Technology (Bangkok, Thailand).
Aug 2008: Dr. Perez is invited to the US Army's Edgewood
Chemical Biology Center at the Aberdeen Proving
Ground, MD, where he gave a presentation.
Aug 2008: Atul presented a poster at the 236th ACS National
Exposition and Meeting in Philadelphia, PA.
June 2008: Dr. Perez attends the NSTI Nanotech 2008 conference
in Boston, MA, where he gave two presentations.
May 2008: The Perez group attends the Particles 2008
conference in Orlando, FL. Dr. Perez gave an oral
presentation, whereas Dr. Nath and Bambos each
had a poster presentation.
May 2008: The Perez group's paper on nanoceria's pH-dependent
cytoprotection is published at Small.
Apr 2008: Atul receives a best poster award at UCF's Research
Feb 2008: The Perez group is featured at the main page of
UCF. A detailed article on the use of gold nanoparticles
for the determination of bacterial resistance and
susceptibility to antibiotics is included at UCF's News
section (Link). This article receives worldwide
attention, being reproduced in many scientific and
medical websites and forums.
Aug 2007: Oscar joins the Perez group.
May 2007: The Perez group moves to its new labs at UCF's
Jan 2007: Dr. Santimukul Santra joins our group.
June 2006: Atul joins our group.
May 2006: Dr. Perez and his group attend Particles 2006 in
Orlando, FL. Dr. Perez gives an oral presentation and
Dr. Nath a poster one.
Mar 2006: Our group receives its Bruker 0.47T magnetic
Jan 2006: Dr. Nath and Bambos join Dr. Perez's group.