Nate Oldenhuis

Asst Professor
Phone: (603) 862-1550
Office: UNH Chemistry, Parsons Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Nate Oldenhuis

Phone (603) 862- 3294

Materials found in nature have a variety of properties and functions that have yet to be recapitulated in modern synthetic materials. Using semisynthetic and biologically derived macromolecules we hope to create soft materials that capture the form and function of biological tissues. The natolab will tackle this goal in three main areas: Control of topological features in soft materials to control bulk mechanical properties, the creation and design of novel living supramolecular polymerization monomers, and far-from-equilibrium materials.

Twitter account: https://twitter.com/thenatolab 

Education

  • Ph.D., University of California - Irvine
  • B.S., University of Iowa

Courses Taught

  • CHEM 708/808: Spectroscopic Inv Organc Molec
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Chemistry