|Mark completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he worked with Prof. Greg Girolami on synthesis of volatile precursors for chemical vapor deposition of metal boride thin films. He graduated in 2012 with a B.S. in Specialized Chemistry. |
Later that year he moved to Caltech where he is currently a PhD. student with Prof. Jonas Peters studying heterolytic cleavage of hydrogen by transition metal compounds.