Research Group Resources

Links to Software:

Malwarebytes antivirus/malware software (Columbia students: use this)

Link to Autodesk Inventor design software (free with .edu email address)

XPSPeak software for fitting XPS Spectra (freely available)

Software (Including Matlab) available to Columbia students

Reference & Citation Management Software available to Columbia students (EndNote, Zotero)

Mendeley Reference management software (freely available)

Useful links for research activities:

Submit an online request for facilities to address an issue in the lab (CU uni required).

Columbia University Safety EHS safety training schedules

CU Chemical Tracking System (ChemTracker) online chemical inventory for our group to track chemicals in our lab.

Chemical Hygiene Plan and LATCH

Columbia University Clean Room and instructions to install Badger software

Columbia University Templates, Logos & Guidelines

Data bases and journal webpages for literature searches:

CU Science & Engineering Library – Useful Links.

Web of Science (access for Columbia University students)

SHARPA-RoMEO database of journal policies on archiving and depositing articles.

Guidelines for Presentations and Scientific Writing:


Guide to writing  a scientific paper:  Whitesides’ Group: Writing a Paper

Ph.D. Thesis and Thesis Defense Information:

Distribution, Defense, and Deposit of the Dissertation

Milestones for Ph.D. students in the Columbia Chemical Engineering Department

Graduate student handbook for the Columbia Chemical Engineering Department

Sustainable Energy Job Opportunities & Career Info:

Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2018 report

U.S. DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Career Map

Renewable energy related internships: