Maxwell J. Robb
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Degrees and Appointments
B.S., Colorado School of Mines, 2009; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2014. Caltech, 2017-.
Professor Robb’s research is at the intersection of synthetic organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, and materials science. The Robb Group’s primary focus is the development of mechanically sensitive molecules called mechanophores and their application in stimuli-responsive polymers and soft materials.