Laboratory for Molecular Photonics

Department of Chemistry

University of Miami

Dr. Raymo received a Laurea in Chemistry from the University of Messina (Italy) in 1992 and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Birmingham (UK) in 1996.  He was a postdoctoral associate at the University of Birmingham in 1996–1997 and University of California, Los Angeles in 1997–1999.  He was appointed Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the University of Miami in 2000 and promoted to Associate Professor in 2004 and Full Professor in 2009.  He directs the Laboratory for Molecular Photonics at the University of Miami.  His research expertise combines the chemical synthesis of molecular, macromolecular and supramolecular constructs with the characterization of the electrochemical, photochemical and photophysical properties of the resulting materials.