Educational Background

  • B.S., Georgetown University
  • Ph.D., Stanford University

Scholarly Interests

  • Materials chemistry
  • Water purification and desalination
  • Crystal growth and polymorphism
  • Catalysis
  • Frameworks and nanoporous architectures

Selected Publications

(* indicates undergraduate author)

Brian J. Smith, Lucas R. Parent, Anna C. Overholts, Peter A. Beaucage, Ryan P. Bisbey, Anton D. Chavez, Nicky Hwang, Chiwoo Park, Austin M. Evans, Nathan C. Gianneschi, and William R. Dichtel, "Colloidal Covalent Organic Frameworks", ACS Central Science, 2017, ASAP (DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.6b00331)

Smith, B. J., *Overholts, A., *Hwang, G., Dichtel, W.R. "Conversion of Amorphous Imine Networks to 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks" Chem Comm. 2016, 52, 3690.

Smith, B.J., *Hernández Gallegos, P.A. Butsch, K., Stack, T.D.P "Metal complex assembly controlled by surface ligand distribution on mesoporous silica: Quantification using refractive index matching and impact on catalysis" J. Catal. 2016, 335, 197.

Alsbaiee, A., Smith, B.J., Xiao, L., Ling, Y., Helbling, D.E., Dichtel, W.R. "Instant Removal of Organic Contaminants From Water by a Porous β-Cyclodextrin Polymer" Nature. 2016, 529, 190.

Smith, B.J. and Dichtel, W.R. "Mechanistic Studies of Two-Dimensional Covalent Organic Frameworks Rapidly Polymerized from Initially Homogenous Conditions" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 8783.

Rosenfeld, D.E., Gengeliczki, Z., Smith, B.J., Stack, T.D.P., Fayer, M.D. "Structural dynamics of a catalytic monolayer probed by ultrafast 2D IR vibrational echoes" Science. 2011, 334, 634.

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