Ethan Gormong

Doctoral Student

gormo001@umn.edu

Education

B.S. Chemistry & B.S. Honors Humanities

Indiana Wesleyan University, 2017

Research Area

My interests are twofold: (1) Fundamental sustainable polymer synthesis with potential industrial or consumer relevance (2) Interesting new monomers and creative implementation of established polymerization techniques to provide a platform for further discovery and application.

About Me:

Where are you from?

Spooner, Wisconsin

What is your favorite type of electromagnetic radiation and why?

I'm partial to long UV, mostly for its relevance in polymer science and photoswitching materials.

If you could be any animal in the wild, what would you be and why?

A gecko--I've always been passionate about helping people save 15% or more on car insurance.