Postdocs and Research Staff

View All
Gregory Parsons, PI Postdocs and Research Staff Ph.D. Students M.S. Students B.S. Students Group Alumni Group Photos



Chris Oldham, Senior Researcher

Hometown: Apex, NC via Federal Way, WA
Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University
Joined the group: September 2009
Research: Chris’ research interests focus on using vapor phase processes including ALD to develop novel nanoscale coatings for fiber based material systems.  Within this area of research we are investigating new methods for scaling the ALD technology to meet demands of high throughput manufacturing required by industries where advanced textile products are routinely produced. Through his startup VaporPulse Technologies, he works to commercialize technology developed in our lab.

Bruce Ash, Senior Researcher

Hometown: Apex, NC
Education: B.S. in Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University 1985
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University 1989
Joined the group: March 2019
Research: Bruce is working on using ALD coatings as protective barrier layers on polymer substrates.

Hyunwoo Yang, Postdoc

Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
Education: B.S in Material Science & Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University 2015
M.S and Ph.D in Department of Energy Science, Sungkyunkwan University 2021
Joined the group: February 2022
Research: ALD and MLD applications in photoelectrochemistry