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Nikhil Chellam

Nikhil S. Chellam grew up in Pearland, TX and graduated from Rice University in 2020 with a B.A. in History and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He is currently an NSF Graduate Research Fellow at Northwestern University, under the supervision of professors George Schatz and Chad Mirkin. His research focuses on engineering the optical properties of DNA-programmable colloidal superlattices to drive sustainable chemical transformations.

Blogs Contributed

  • Interdisciplinary Gamified Teaching of Critical Metals Using Systems Thinking