1.  New Molecule Discovery:
  • Encapsulation of New Clusters Inside Fullerene Cages
  • Effect of Plasma Additives on Yield
  • Selective Synthesis of Metallofullerenes

2.  Separation Science:  
  • Novel Purification Methods using Reactive Supports
  • Lewis Acid, Selective Complexation-Decomplexation
  • Gram Scale Separation of Metallofullerenes

3.  Sustainability and Recycling:
  • Regeneration of Rare-Earth and Transition Metals
  • Recovery and Re-use of Expensive Metal Oxide Feedstock
Research Project Areas in the
Stevenson Research Group