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Dalhousie University

Department of Chemistry

6274 Coburg Road, PO Box 15000

Halifax, NS, B3H 4R2


Research Interests

Renewable energy, clean water, plasmonics, nanomaterials, catalysis


Topics to speak on:

Plasmonics, women in science, solar fuels


Education and Employment 

Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University (current)

Postdoctoral Fellow, California Institute of Technology (2016)

Green Talents Visiting Scholar, Technical University of Munich (2014)

PhD, University of Alberta (2014)

BSc (High Honors), University of Saskatchewan (2009)


Research Focus

Dasog group develops nano and micro materials for solar light absorption, generation of chemical fuels using renewable energy, and plasmonics-driven catalysis and desalination.


President’s Emerging Investigator Research Excellence Award

Educational Leadership Award for Collaborative Teaching

Top 150 Canadian Women in STEM, list by hEr_VOLUTION