We work at the interfaces of inorganic, organic, biological, and polymer chemistry to address important problems related to human health and the environment.

Our laboratory is operational, with appropriate safeguards in effect during the pandemic.

Tolman Group Laboratory, Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: Washington University in St. Louis
    One Brookings Dr. 
    St. Louis, Missouri (MO) 63130
  • Phone: 314-935-6530
  • Fax: 314-935-4481

Recent News and Publications

Lab updates

As we settle into fall semester, there's been a few changes. Mahesh has left the lab, and will shortly begin work for Galera Therapeutics; congratulations to him!  Congratulations also to Evan, who will begin working with Eastman in October! We also welcome a new undergraduate student to the group: Juli Yaniz, who will be working […]

Personnel news

We are happy to welcome three new WashU undergraduate students into the group, starting in late May or early June: Sabrina Hu, Dylan Bodner, and Rachel Cohen. Also, in late May Peter Koetting will leave the group to enter begin the Master's in Education plus Teacher Certification program at Villanova University. Upon completing the program, […]

Congratulations to Hussnain Sajjad!

Hussnain successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis "Renewable Feedstocks Towards a Sustainable Future for Polymers" on Friday, February 26, 2021. We wish him the best as he transitions to the next phase of his career, and thank him for all his contributions to our group!