Dr. Nomura receives tenure and was promoted to Associate Professor!!

Thanks to everyone for their support! Let’s continue to do great research!!

Dr. Nomura receives the 2011 SUNY-ESF Exemplary Researcher Award!!

Thanks to all of the current and past members of the Nomura Research group!! Please see the article HERE!

Ayaka Hiroe was a visiting Ph.D. student in the lab!

Ayaka Hiroe is a Ph.D. student from Professor Tsuge’s lab at the Tokyo Institute of Technology in Japan. We really enjoyed having you as part of our group!

Alex Mueller graduates and heads of to New Zealand!

Alex graduated this summer with his M.S. in Biochemistry and headed off with Katie to Auckland, New Zealand to start his job in LanzaTech! Congratulations and
ganbatte kudasai!!

Nomura Research Group Tennis Tournament!

A series of hard court battles led me to believe that we are all better off in the lab. However, it was pretty fun to be outside playing tennis!

Ada Ozumba from a 2011 SBI REU

Ada Ozumba is a 2011 SBI REU and LSAMP student from Trinity College who worked in our lab this summer. She worked with Qin on medium-chain-length polymer production.

2011 Dr. Matsumoto visit Syracuse

Dr. Matsumoto visited Syracuse with his family.

2011 Baby Felix is the newest member of Nomura Research Group!‏

Congratulations to Qin and Chengjun for their baby boy!

2011 ESF Spotlight on Research

Mike Cook and Jessica Mastroianni present there research at the Spotligh on Research.

2010 Pacifichem

Dr. Nomura co-organized a symposium on Biodegradable and Biomass Plastics in Honolulu, HI.

2010 Jennifer Quinn SBI/LSAMP REU student

Jennifer Quinn (Clarkson University) did a research project with us for the summer.

2010 Alex Mueller in Japan.

Alex Mueller received a NSF EAPSI Fellowship to study in Japan. He studied with Prof. Taguchi and Prof. Matsumoto at Hokkaido University.

2010 Nomura Research Group Wine Tour

Some pics from the 2010 Cayuga Lake Wine tour.

2010 Nomura Research Group photo


2009 Dr. Brian Tripp visits the lab

Dr. Tripp came out to Syracuse to give a seminar. Here are some shots from Mother’s Cupboard.

2009 Nomura Research Group Rafting Trip

The Nomura Research Group headed out with the Whitewater Challengers Rafting Group for a trip down the Black River.

2009 Stewards of Syracuse

Dr. Nomura and Ryan Tappel talk to some students about biodiesel.

2009 Greg Boyd visits the lab

Greg, that haircut could cost you your job!

2009 Jackie Mueller visits the lab

Jackie visits with the lab after her first year at University of Hawaii. We went out to The Mission for some eats.

2009 Dr. Søren Persson visits the lab

Dr. Søren Persson from the Statens Serum Institut in Copenhagen visited Syracuse and the lab.