Alumni

FORMER GRADUATE STUDENTS:

Rex Blair, M.E.
Instructor, United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, NY,
USA
Borna Dabiri, Ph.D.
Medical Resident, Brigham
and Women’s Hospital
, Boston, MA, USA
Matthew Hemphill, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Lucas Kerscher, M.E.
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU), Munich, Germany
Poling Kuo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, National Taiwan University, Taiwan,
ROC
Megan O’Grady, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of
Technology
(MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA
Terrence Pong, M.S.
Resident Physician at Stanford
University School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
George Ye, Ph.D.
McKinsey & Company Boston, MA, USA
Alexander Peyton Nesmith, Ph.D.
Megan McCain, Ph.D.
Gabilan Assistant Professor of
Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering, Los Angeles CA,
USA
Sean Sheehy, Ph.D.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Boston,
MA
Andrew Capulli, Ph.D.
Tissue Engineer, DEKA Research and Development , Manchester, NH, USA
Renita Horton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,  Agricultural and
Biological Engineering  Mississippi
State University
, MS, USA

FORMER FELLOWS:

Ashutosh Agarwal, Ph.D.
Patrick Alford, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
Yvonne Aratyn, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Hepregen, Medford, MA, USA
Mohammad Badrossamay, Ph.D.
Senior Research Information Specialist,
Saint-Gobain Corporation, Northboro,
MA, USA
Kartik Balachandran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville,
AR, USA
Mark Bray, Ph.D.
Investigator III, Novartis Institutes
for BioMedical Research
(NIBR), Cambridge, MA
Stephanie Dauth, Ph.D.
Researcher, Fraunhofer IME, Frankfort, Germany
Leila Deravi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire,
Durham, NH, USA
Adam Feinberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University, PA,
USA
Christian Franck, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Brown
University
, Providence, RI, USA
Sylvain Gabriele, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Université de Mons, Mons,
Belgium
Nicholas Geisse, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer, ‎NanoSurface Biomedical, Inc, Seattle, WA, USA
Thomas Grevesse, Ph.D.
Intern Fellow, Stellenbosch University,
Department of Botany and Zoology, South Africa
Anna Grosberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine,
CA, USA
Dong-Hwee Kim, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, KU-KIST Graduate School of
Converging Science and Technology
, Korea University, Seoul, S. Korea
Hyungsuk Lee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Yonsei University, South Korea
Louise Lagendijk, M.D.
Clinical Fellow, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
Johan Ulrik Lind, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University
of Copenhagen
, Denmark
Roza Mahmoodian, Ph.D.
Senior R&D Engineer, Becton, Dickinson and Company, Franklin Lakes NJ,
USA
Janna Nawroth, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, R&D Lead, Emulate Inc., Boston, MA, USA
Francesco Pasqualini, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, WYSS Zurich Translational Center, University of Zurich, Zurich,
Switzerland
Crystal Ripplinger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of
California, Davis
, CA, USA
Arun Shrivats, Ph.D.
Consultant, LEK Consulting, San Fransisco, CA, USA
Adrian Buganza Tepole, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mechanical
Engineering, Purdue University, IN,
USA
Hongyan Yuan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mechanical
Engineering, University of Rhode Island,
RI, USA
Ben Maoz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biomedical
Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Moran Yadid, Ph.D.
Sung Jin Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Emory University, GA,
USA

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What's New

2019 MRS Conference Award Winners December 10th, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Luke MacQueen and Dr. John Zimmerman for the Best Poster and Best Poster Nominee awards at the 2019 MRS in Boston!

Luke MacQueen
John Zimmerman

DBG Alumni Awarded ERC Starting Grant November 12th, 2019

Congratulations to DBG alumni Francesco Pasqualini (University of Pavia, Italy) and Ben Maoz (Tel Aviv University, Israel), and longtime associate Maximilian Emmert (Universität Zürich, Switzerland), for being awarded the prestigious ERC Starting Grant this year!

Farewell Seungkuk! September 5th, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Seungkuk Ahn, who has accepted a position as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Biophysics Group in ETH Zürich with Professor Daniel J. Müller. Seungkuk joined the Disease Biophysics Group as a graduate student in 2012, and departed for Switzerland this past month. Congratulations Seungkuk!

Thank you to our 2019 summer students! September 5th, 2019

Thank you to the undergraduate students who visited our lab this summer. We wish you all the best in your future endeavors!
 

Riley Flores
Rudy Gabardi
James Ikeda
Christina Pizza
Danielle Gamboa
Carlos Marquez

Welcome 2019 Summer Students! June 17th, 2019

The Disease Biophysics Group welcomes our 2019 summer students! From left to right: Rudy Gabardi, Carlos Marquez, James Ikeda, Christina Pizza, Danielle Gamboa, and Riley Flores. Best of luck on your summer research projects!