Right Now

The Benicewicz Group is profoundly changing the mechanical properties of nanoparticles to create innovative materials with practical applications.

Nanoparticle Self-Assembly

Imagine What’s Next.


Zaid Al-Ajeeli Wins ACS Award

Zaid Al-Ajeeli won best presentation award at the 15th Annual Rubber Division, ACS Student Colloquium and Poster Session. The 194th Technical Meeting was held in Louisville, Kentucky in October. His presentation was titled "Reinforcement of Industrial Rubber by Rubber Grafted Nanoparticles". Congratulation to Zaid!!!


The Research

The Benicewicz Group is creating polymers with enhanced capabilities and investigating new polymers for high temperature fuel cell membranes. Learn more


Visit Our Lab

The Benicewicz Group’s new state-of-the-art facility is located in the new Horizon I building at the University of South Carolina’s Innovista Research Complex. See more


The Next Generation

Members of The Benicewicz Group are driven to achieve new heights in fuel cell and polymer nanocomposite research. Meet the Group