Sean Tachibana defended his PhD dissertation!
Published: Jul 14th, 2021
Expires: Aug 14th, 2021
Sean T. successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation "Revealing Ultrafast Dynamics and Functional Basis of Potential Biomedical Tools from Calcium Sensing to Optogenetics" via Zoom earlier today (... more
OSU Chemistry Summer 2021 Research Fellowships and Awards!
Published: May 28th, 2021
Expires: Jun 28th, 2021
We are excited that our very own Taylor Krueger and Sean Boulanger just won the Milton Harris Graduate Fellowship for Summer 2021! Sean Boulanger and Blaze Rightnowar have won the OSU Chemistry... more
Blaze awarded the 2021-2022 Oregon Lottery Graduate Scholarship and NSF GRFP Honorable Mention
Published: May 10th, 2021
Expires: Jun 10th, 2021
Blaze Rightnowar, a second-year graduate student in the group, has recently received an NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Program (GRFP) Honorable Mention (2021) and the 2021-2022 Oregon Lottery... more
Jiawei awarded the Wei Family Scholarship!
Published: Nov 19th, 2020
Expires: Dec 19th, 2020
Our second-year graduate student, Jiawei Liu, has been selected by the OSU College of Science to receive the Wei Family Private Foundation Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Warm... more
Teaching and Research in a Challenging Environment: A Podcast
Published: Sep 10th, 2020
Expires: Oct 10th, 2020
"Interviews with scientific imaging experts from across the globe, from Teledyne Photometrics and Teledyne Princeton Instruments." Episode 20: Prof. Chong Fang
Sean Boulanger recognized by UW-Oshkosh Chemistry!
Published: Aug 31st, 2020
Expires: Oct 01st, 2020

Cheng Chen defended his PhD dissertation!
Published: Aug 27th, 2020
Expires: Sep 27th, 2020
Cheng successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation "Dynamics and Design of Green Fluorescent Protein-Inspired Superphotoacids and Red-Emitting Fluorophores with Transient Absorption and Femtosecond... more
OSU Chemistry Summer 2020 Research Fellowships and Awards!
Published: Jun 09th, 2020
Expires: Jul 09th, 2020
We are excited that our very own Sean Boulanger just won the Dorothy and Ramon Barnes Graduate Fellowship, and Cheng Chen won the Department of Chemistry Graduate Fellowship for Summer 2020!... more
Sean Boulanger presented his work at the ARCS SAL in Portland!
Published: Oct 22nd, 2019
Expires: Nov 22nd, 2019

Lab picture featured on the NSF website!
Published: Aug 18th, 2019
Expires: Sep 18th, 2019
Great that NSF has used our Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy Lab, Oregon State University picture on the main Chemistry website (Understanding NSF Research: Chemistry) as the tag line picture for "... more
Third Annual Juntos Chemistry Overnight Camp (JCOC) held on OSU Campus!
Published: Jul 18th, 2019
Expires: Aug 18th, 2019

OSU Chemistry Summer 2019 Award and Research Fellowships!
Published: May 31st, 2019
Expires: Jul 01st, 2019
We are excited that our very own Taylor Krueger just won the Dorothy and Ramon Barnes Graduate Fellowship, and Cheng Chen won the combined Ken and Lise Hedberg Graduate Fellowship, Arnold Johnson... more
The 2nd Annual Juntos Chemistry Overnight Camp (JCOC) at OSU!
Published: Jul 13th, 2018
Expires: Aug 13th, 2018

OSU Chemistry Summer 2018 Research Fellowships!
Published: Jun 14th, 2018
Expires: Jul 14th, 2018
We are excited that Miles Taylor won the Bruce Graham Memorial Fellowship, and Sean Tachibana won the Dorothy and Ramon Barnes Graduate Fellowship for Summer 2018! We thank the generous donors and... more
Congrats to Dr. Wang for defending her Ph.D. in Chemistry!
Published: Dec 02nd, 2017
Expires: Jan 02nd, 2018

Congrats to Dr. Oscar for defending her Ph.D. in Chemistry!
Published: Nov 17th, 2017
Expires: Dec 17th, 2017

Congrats to Dr. Zhu for defending his Ph.D. in Physics!
Published: Nov 09th, 2017
Expires: Dec 09th, 2017
Liangdong Zhu (center) successfully defended his Ph.D. (Physics) thesis entitled "Optical Development and Materials Applications of Tunable Femtosecond Stimulated Raman Spectroscopy" on Nov. 2,... more
Congrats to Sean B. for the ARCS Scholarship!
Published: Nov 09th, 2017
Expires: Dec 09th, 2017
Quote from the OSU College of Science iMPACT Magazine: "The College of Science is delighted to have two doctoral students among the 24 young scientists and engineers selected as 2017 ARCS (... more
Congrats to Dr. Tang for defending his Ph.D. in Chemistry!
Published: Nov 09th, 2017
Expires: Dec 09th, 2017
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"Tips & Tricks for Tunable FSRS and Biosensor Imaging" appeared in Imaging & Microscopy Magazine!
Published: Oct 27th, 2017
Expires: Nov 27th, 2017
This short article presents some of the application notes of our technique. Great to have a broader readership across disciplines. "Ultrafast Raman Spectroscopy Explained: Tips & Tricks for... more
Inaugural Juntos Chemistry Camp 2017 at OSU "Beakers and bunks"
Published: Oct 27th, 2017
Expires: Nov 27th, 2017
  A pictorial recap... Organizing this Overnight Chemistry Camp for Juntos high school students across Oregon with help from OSU Open Campus and my research lab (Breland Oscar and Taylor Krueger... more
Breland talked at UGA in Summer 2017!
Published: Oct 03rd, 2017
Expires:
On August 15, senior graduate student Breland Oscar visited the University of Georgia Chemistry Department in Athens, GA. She gave a talk entitled "Intermolecular Proton Transfer Probed with... more
Congrats to Jason for the ACS 2017 Undergraduate Award in Physical Chemistry!
Published: May 16th, 2017
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
We are thrilled that Jason Sandwisch, who will join the UW Ph.D. program in P-Chem in Fall 2017 and has done undergraduate research in the group since March 2017, just received the 2017... more
Issue 108 of Research Features magazine (UK) is now live with an article featuring our work!
Published: May 15th, 2017
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
The online copy of the magazine can be found here:http://researchfeatures.com/research-features-magazine/ The individual webpage for our feature can be viewed here:http://researchfeatures.com/... more
Undergraduate researcher Nikita Rozanov: Summer 2017 REU at Johns Hopkins Univ.!
Published: Apr 30th, 2017
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
Our own Nikita will be participating in a summer REU for The Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology (CSN). The CSN is a multi-university collaboration focusing on investigating how nanoparticles... more
Undergraduate researcher Che Lee admitted to University of Minnesota!
Published: Apr 24th, 2017
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
Our undergraduate researcher Che Lee was recently admitted to the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities for fall semester 2017. Che has been working with... more
Congrats to Miles and Sean for their NSF EAPSI fellowships!
Published: Apr 14th, 2017
Expires: Apr 14th, 2017
We are excited that both Miles Taylor and Sean Tachibana as second-year graduate students in the Group have been awarded the 2017 NSF's East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI) Fellowship!
Undergraduate researcher Nikita Rozanov presented at PhysCon 2016!
Published: Nov 12th, 2016
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
Our own undergraduate researcher Nikita Rozanov presented his poster "Ultrafast structural snapshots of the GFP chromophore in solution" at the 2016 Quadrennial Physics Congress (PhysCon) on Nov. 4... more
New OSU Lab Coats for the Group & Send Off Party!
Published: May 30th, 2016
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Send off party for Weimin on May 27, 2016... Good luck and best wishes, Prof. Liu @ ShanghaiTech University!
Tenured!
Published: May 20th, 2016
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
Dr. Fang will be promoted to Associate Professor of Chemistry and granted indefinite tenure effective September 16, 2016. Following the tenure announcement, the whole group enjoyed an excursion/... more
[email protected] 2016-2017 Action Research Fellowship to Dr. Fang
Published: Apr 12th, 2016
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Dr. Fang received one of the [email protected] (Enhancing STEM Education at Oregon State University) Action Research Fellowships for the 2016-2017 academic year, funded by the [email protected] project supported... more
C. Fang Seminar Tour (US, Canada; March to November 2015)
Published: Nov 08th, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
osu_pt_nov6_2015.jpg   Many thanks to my wonderful hosts across the country! See you next time.
A fun video to watch...
Published: Jul 03rd, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Reflection on several aspects of our lab research and future directions. Conversation with our departmental media and event coordinator Luanne back in March. Thanks to her for editing the video... more
2015 Robin Hochstrasser Young Investigator Award!
Published: Jun 28th, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
We are very honored and humbled to receive the inaugural (global) "Robin Hochstrasser Young Investigator Award" by Chemical Physics and Elsevier at the Time-Resolved Vibrational Spectroscopy (TRVS... more
OSU Commencement Ceremony 2015!
Published: Jun 15th, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Fang Group in front of the Chemistry building (Gilbert Hall) on June 13, 2015 From left: Yanli Wang, Longteng Tang (concurrent M.S. en route to Ph.D.), Fangyuan Han (Ph.D.), Weimin Liu (... more
Congrats to Longteng Tang for concurrent M.S. en route to Ph.D.!
Published: May 27th, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Apr. 23, 2015. Linus Pauling Science Center 259. (Longteng was at the center.) img_1040_lt.jpg
Congrats to Liang Wang for successfully defending his thesis-based M.S.!
Published: May 27th, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
"Investigating Low-Frequency Vibrations in Condensed Matter Using Time-Resolved Third-Harmonic Generation Spectroscopy" May 27, 2015. Linus Pauling Science Center 239. Department of Chemistry,... more
2015 NSF CAREER Award!
Published: Mar 03rd, 2015
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
We have been granted a five-year National Science Foundation CAREER Award for the project, “Revealing fluorescence mechanisms of emerging fluorescent protein biosensors using femtosecond stimulated... more
Our work on pyranine in water is one of the "Top-10 most cited articles" as published in Chemical Physics (2013-2014)
Published: Feb 11th, 2015
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
Our 2013 Chemical Physics paper "Excited-state proton transfer of photoexcited pyranine in water observed by femtosecond stimulated Raman spectroscopy" has recently been recognized in the "Top-10... more
Kudo to Fangyuan who successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis!
Published: Nov 20th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Warmest congratulations to Fangyuan who successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis entitled "Excited State Molecular Structural Evolution and Chemical Reactivity Studied by Femtosecond Stimulated Raman... more
"Molecular Movies for Calcium Ion Imaging" Reported in GIT Imaging & Microscopy
Published: Sep 17th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
The online version can be found here: http://www.imaging-git.com/science/light-microscopy/molecular-movies-calcium-ion-imaging   The magazine version can be viewed here: G.I.T. Imaging... more
BioOptics World Magazine [Sept/Oct 2014]
Published: Sep 17th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
FEMTOSECOND LASERS/BIOIMAGING: 'Molecular movie' technology promises life sciences discoveries   09/16/2014 p. 9
Our aluminum nanocluster work featured in the OSU Chemistry Departmental Newsletter - Summer 2014
Published: Sep 05th, 2014
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
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FSRS work on aluminum nanoclusters featured in the Analytical Scientist - August 2014
Published: Aug 29th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
The Analytical Scientist August 2014 Cover (pdf) Three-stage Al13 nanocluster formation (pdf)
FSRS work on calcium-sensing fluorescent protein biosensors featured in the Analytical Scientist - August 2014
Published: Aug 29th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Molecular Movies (pdf) Here is the Editorial Note for "The Art of Analysis":The Art of Persuasion (pdf)
New PNAS paper on GEM-GECO1 is now online!
Published: Jul 02nd, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017

Congratulations to Yanli & Breland for the Summer 2014 research fellowships!
Published: May 30th, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Yanli Wang was awarded the newly inaugurated Dorothy and Ramon Barnes Graduate Fellowship in OSU Chemistry. Breland Oscar was awarded the top senior graduate student award in the department,... more
Congratulations to Yanli & Longteng for the Teaching Awards!
Published: Apr 22nd, 2014
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
Yanli won the Milton Harris GTA Teaching Award in Fall 2013, and Longteng won the Winter 2014 Lab TA Award. Warm congrats to both!
Photonics Research Highlight in OSU Chem. Fall 2013 Newsletter
Published: Dec 11th, 2013
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
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"Molecular Movie" Research Highlight in OSU Chem. Winter 2012 Newsletter
Published: Aug 22nd, 2013
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017

ACS NORM 2013 photos!
Published: Jul 28th, 2013
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
A group photo with Prof. Rich Mathies from UC Berkeley & Prof. Nien-Hui Ge from UC Irvine on July 22nd, when the Physical Chemistry Symposium on Novel Spectroscopic Tools and Novel Molecular... more
Celebrating the Life of Robin Hochstrasser (1931-2013)
Published: Apr 09th, 2013
Expires: Jul 20th, 2017
On Apr 4, we gathered at Penn Chemistry once again to celebrate the life of a true scientific giant and an unparalleled mentor and friend. Robin, your torch is in our hands...
Rich Mathies' 65th B-Day Celebration Symposium at UC Berkeley
Published: Sep 22nd, 2011
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
"Eyes to the sky, feet on the ground - from rhodopsin and DNA to Mars, at 65 years looking back on a Rich career in biophysical and bioanalytical chemistry". A wounderful symposium and a happy... more
Robin Hochstrasser's 80th B-Day Celebration Symposium at Penn
Published: Mar 23rd, 2011
Expires: Jul 21st, 2017
A happy reunion of almost everybody in the field of multidimensional spectroscopy, honoring Robin and inspiring the next wave of great research in biophysics and biomedicine.