Perry Research Group
Taras Nagornyy

Taras Nagornyy (he/him)


Research Assistant

Biographical Statement

Taras graduated in May 2024 with B.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry. In addition to his research involvement in the lab of Prof. Wei Fan, Taras studied protein encapsulation complex coacervation.

In summer 2023, Taras participated in an REU program at the University of Delaware.

In summer 2024, Taras will be doing an internship at Cabot Corporation. In the fall he will be joining MIT as a PhD student!

Honors and Awards

2024 Uche Anyanwu Memorial Award for Outstanding Research
Fall 2023 UMass Amherst Rising Researcher
2023 3rd Place at the 2023 AIChE Annual Meeting Undergraduate Poster Session