Welcome to RNMSL!

RNMSL is the research laboratory and group of Dr. John-David R. Rocha in the Rochester Institute of Technology's College of Science School of Chemistry & Materials Science. We're interested in utilizing optical spectroscopic techniques to study important fundamental nanomaterial properties and assisting producers and end-users meet on the same page to achieve highly desired next-generation products. Browse our website, download articles, and email or ask questions in person.

ESWRT Cover Article

Drs. Rocha and Reginald Rogers latest collaborative project was chosen as the highlighted cover article for the recent issue of RSC's Environ. Sci.: Water Res. Technol. Please check it out.


Honoring Sir Harry Kroto

Recent article published in ECS JSS Focus Issue in honor of Sir Harry Kroto who passed in 2016. The work is available free through open access here.


News coverage for RNMSL

RIT News put together a nice press release for our work with Dr. Rogers' group on the potential benefits of SWCNTs in the future of water remediaton. Check it out here.

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Dr. Rocha - RIT
Asst. Prof. of Chemistry & Materials Science, with experience in academic, government and industrial research.
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