Hirscher, Nate

Nate Hirscher

Nate grew up in Manassas, Virginia, and was homeschooled. He is graduating in May 2014 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry. He has conducted his undergraduate research in the UVA Chemistry Department in the Gunnoe group. His research project has involved the testing of a novel heterogeneous Pt catalyst for ethylene hydrophenylation. Nate has also pursued synthetic routes for new hydrophenylation catalysts in the Gunnoe group.