Steph Didas

E-mail: 
sdidas [at] gatech.edu
Mailing Address: 

School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Dr. NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0100

Current Position: 
Managing Director of the Center for Understanding and Control of Acid Gas-Induced Evolution of Materials and Jones Group Manager
Educational Background: 
Ph.D. ChBE 2014

Research Position 

PhD Student

Educational Background

B.S. Chemical Engineering, UC Berkeley, 2009

Advisors

Dr. Jones

Project Title

Structural Properties of Aminosilica Materials for CO2 Capture from Ambient Air

 

Publications

1. W. Chaikittisilp, S. A. Didas, H. J. Kim, C. W. Jones, “Vapor-Phase Transport as a Novel Route to Hyperbranched Polyamine-Oxide Hybrid Materials.” Chem. Mater., (2013) 25, 613-622.

 

2. S. A. Didas, A. R. Kulkarni, D. S. Sholl, C. W. Jones, “Role of Amine Structure on CO2 Adsorption from Ultra-Dilute Gas Streams such as Ambient Air.” ChemSusChem, (2012) 5, 2058-2064.

 

3. N. A. Brunelli, S. A. Didas, K. Venkatasubbaiah, C. W. Jones, “Tuning Cooperativity by Controlling the Linker Length of Silica-Supported Amines in Catalysis and CO2 Capture.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2012) 134, 13950-13953.

 

4. P. Bollini, N. A. Brunelli, S. A. Didas, C. W. Jones, “Dynamics of CO2 Adsorption on Amine Adsorbents. 1. Impact of Heat Effects.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., (2012) 51, 15145-15152.

 

5. P. Bollini, N. A. Brunelli, S. A. Didas, C. W. Jones, “Dynamics of CO2 Adsorption on Amine Adsorbents. 2. Insights into Adsorbent Design.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., (2012) 51, 15153-15162.

 

6. Y. Kuwahara, D.Y. Kang, J. Copeland, N. A. Brunelli, S. A. Didas, P. Bollini, C. Sievers, T. Kamegawa, H. Yamashita, C. W. Jones, “Dramatic Enhancement of CO2 Uptake by Poly (ethyleneimine) Using Zirconosilicate Supports.” J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2012) 134, 10757-10760.

 

7. J. H. Drese, S. Choi, S.A. Didas, P. Bollini, M. L. Gray, C. W. Jones, “Effect of Silica Support Porosity on Structure and Adsorption Properties of Hyperbranched Aminosilica Adsorbents.” Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., (2012) 151, 231-240.

 

8. P. Bollini, S. A. Didas, C. W. Jones, “Amine-Oxide Hybrid Materials for Acid Gas Separations.” J. Mater. Chem., (2011) 21, 15100-15120.

9. W. Li, P. Bollini, S. A. Didas, S. Choi, J. H. Drese, P.M. Eisenberger, C. W. Jones, “Structural Changes of Silica Mesocellular Foam Supported Amine-Functionalized CO2 Adsorbents Upon Exposure to Steam and Oxygen” ACS Appl. Mater. Interf. (2010) 2, 3363-3372.

Spirit animal

Water Buffalo

Favorite historical figure

Jimmy Carter