Lab News

Feb 2021

Congratulations to Perry for joining AstraZeneca!

Jan 2021

We received a Sciex 4000 QTRAP LC/MS/MS System and a Thermo Scientific LTQ-Orbitrap Mass Spectrometer from Merck. Co.. We thank Merck Co. very much for generous donation!

Nov. 2020

Congratulations to Perry for his successful PhD defense!

Our undergraduate Yasmine M. Mohamed coauthored a paper (Chem. Sci. 2020, accepted).

Our undergraduate Tariq Alnsour coauthored a paper (JASMS 2020, in press).

October 2020

Our paper in Analytical Chemistry titled "Capture of electrochemically-generated fleeting carbazolium radical cations and elucidation of carbazole dimerization mechanism by mass spectrometry" was selected as a supplementary cover.

June 2020

Our joint project with Dr. Farinas and Dr. Kim was funded by a NIH R15  award.

Congratulations to Patrick Moore, Yasmine Ghattas, Noreen Kamel, Tariq Alnsour and Yasmine Mohamed for their graduations!!!

Congratulations to Pengyi Zhao for winning the Graduate Student Association High Involvement Department Award!

Congratulations to Pengyi Zhao for winning the Graduate Award from Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS)!

Dr. Chen received the recognition of Research Advisor of the Year, Albert Dorman Honors College of NJIT, Class of 2020.

Feb 2020

LC/MS (Advion) and GC/MS (ThermoFisher Scientific) have been installed in our forensic science lab at NJIT.

Jan 2020

Welcome Ms. Lena Jeevitha to join our lab as a master student!

Dec 2019

Welcome Ms. Joanne Chiu from ACCU Reference Medical Lab to join our lab as a part-time PhD student!

July 2019

Sub-awards to us from Dr. Faik's USDA project and Dr. Farnoud's NIH project have been approved..

June 2019

Welocme Yasmine Ibrahim, Portia Shaheed,Kristen Abraham, Saniya Saxena and Jiashu Wu to start research in our lab.

May 28, 2019

Pengyi Zhao started his summer internship at Merck.

April 23, 2019

Prof. Dick Zare and Susan Zare from Stanford Univeristy visited our lab.

Janurary 30, 2019

Prof. Yong Guo, from Fairleigh Dickinson Univeristy, is visiting us during his sabbatical leave.

Prof. Yueming Zhou, from East China University of Technology, is visiting our lab.

October 24, 2018

New Q-Exactive Orbitrap MS

Our new Q-Exactive Orbitrap high-resolution MS begins its serving.

September 1, 2018

A New Chapter in NJIT

The Chen Research Group moved from Ohio University to New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).