Third Year Graduate Student
Emily (Maly) Cosco
Maly Cosco graduated from Denison University in 2015 with a B.S. in Chemistry. Hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio, she enjoys playing the mandolin, swimming, and making smoothies.
ecosco [at] chem [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Second Year Graduate Students
Rachael Day graduated from Dordt College with a B.S. in Chemistry in 2016. In her free time, she enjoys bike rides, hiking and trying to be artistic.
rachaelday [at] ucla [dot] edu
Dan Estabrook graduated from University of Massachusetts Amherst with a B.S. in Chemistry in 2016. Being from New Hampshire, he enjoys skiing, hiking and music.
destabrook [at] ucla [dot] edu
Joe Jaye received his B.S. in Chemistry at the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota. When not in the lab, he enjoys canoeing, camping, exploring California, and going to the beach.
jaye4028 [at] ucla [dot] edu
Anna Kataki received her MSci degree from University College London (UCL) in 2016. Originally from Greece, she enjoys spending her free time at the beach swimming, surfing or reading.
akataki14 [at] g [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Ga Young (Gina) Lee
Gina Lee graduated from UC Irvine with B.S in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences. In her free time, Gina enjoys music and exploring restaurants/dessert shops. Gina is a joint student between the Sletten and Houk groups.
gylee [at] chem [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Margeaux Miller graduated from Barnard College in New York City with a B.A. in Chemistry in 2016. Originally from Arizona, she enjoys yoga, reading, and eating chocolate.
margeaux [at] chem [dot] ucla [dot] edu
Monica Pengshung graduated with her B.S. from the University of Portland in 2016. She was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and in her free time enjoys music, going out to eat, movies and tv shows.
mpengshung [at] ucla [dot] edu
First Year Graduate Students
Irene Lim graduated with her B.A. in Chemistry from Williams College in 2016. A born and raised Southern gal, she loves to read books about the chemistry of food and using the kitchen as a laboratory.
lim [dot] irene [dot] 16 [at] gmail [dot] com
chrisjones [at] ucla [dot] edu
Rachel Ehrlich is pursuing a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. She plans to use this to go into the field of pharmaceuticals. In her free time, she enjoys playing the piano, reading, and obsessing over anything Harry Potter related.
rsehrlich715 [at] gmail [dot] com
Ryan McLaughlin is currently pursuing a B.S. in Chemistry. He plans to one day pursue a career in chemical or medical research. In his free time, Ryan enjoys singing, reading, and learning new languages.
r [dot] mclaughlin [dot] 642 [at] gmail [dot] com
Wei Cao (postdoc, now at Northwestern University)
Jay Gietzelt (undergraduate, now at Leiden University)