Trent Wolter

Position title: Graduate Student


Phone: (608) 263-0566

2725 Engineering Hall


B.S. Chemical Engineering
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities


  1. Investigation of the mesogenic behavior of alkoxy and fluorine tail terminated alkoxy nitrobiphenyls for chemoresponsive liquid crystals”, M. S. Rahman, T. Wolter, A. Tripathi, N. L. Abbott, M. Mavrikakis, and R. J. Twieg, Liquid Crystals 49, 2082 (2022). [DOI]
  2. Steam-created grain boundaries for methane C–H activation in palladium catalysts”, W. Huang, A. C. Johnston-Peck, T. Wolter, W. D. Yang, L. Xu, J. Oh, B. A. Reeves, C. Zhou, M. E. Holtz, A. A. Herzing, A. M. Lindenberg, M. Mavrikakis, and M. Cargnello, Science 373, 1518 (2021). [DOI]
  3. Coupling the Chemical Reactivity of Bimetallic Surfaces to the Orientations of Liquid Crystals”, T. Szilvasi, H. Yu, J. Gold, N. Bao, T. Wolter, R. Twieg, N. L. Abbott, and M. Mavrikakis, Materials Horizons 8, 2050 (2021). [DOI]