Alumni

FORMER GRADUATE STUDENTS:

Rex Blair, M.E.
Instructor, United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point, NY, USA
Borna Dabiri, Ph.D.
Medical School Student, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, 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.
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Boston, MA, USA
George Ye, Ph.D.
McKinsey & Company Boston, MA, USA
Alexander Peyton Nesmith, Ph.D.

FORMER POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS:

Ashutosh Agarwal, Ph.D.
Patrick Alford, Ph.D.
Assistant 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.
Computational Biologist, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA, USA
Andrew Capulli, Ph.D.
Tissue Engineer, DEKA Research and Development , Manchester, NH, USA
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.
Assistant Professor, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Sylvain Gabriele, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Université de Mons, Mons, Belgium
Nicholas Geisse, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Asylum Research, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Thomas Grevesse, Ph.D.
Anna Grosberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
Renita Horton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,  Agricultural and Biological Engineering  Mississippi State University, MS, 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.
Johan Ulrik Lind, Ph.D.
Megan McCain, Ph.D.
Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering, Los Angeles CA, USA
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 Moaz, Ph.D.
Moran Yadid, Ph.D.
Sean Sheehy, Ph.D.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Boston, MA

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What's New

Congratulations to John Ferrier for winning the 2017 LG UltraWide Festival October 18th, 2017

The DBG would like to congratulate one of our lab managers, John Ferrier, on winning the 2017 LG UltraWide Festival which was hosted by Linus Tech Tips and Austin Evans!

DBG Nanofibers Merge with Art by Carla Ciuffo August 23rd, 2017

The Disease Biophysics Group would like to congratulate and thank Tennessee based artist Carla Ciuffo in her efforts to integrate our nanofibers into her art exhibit “Cosmic Garden” at Tinney Contemporary, opening this Saturday.

“Tundra,” 2017, polished acrylic with floating museum back frame, 48×48 on display at Tinney Contemporary. (Photo: Photo courtesy of the gallery)

Thank you to our Summer Students! August 16th, 2017

Thank you to all the undergraduate students who spent time working in the lab over the summer. We wish you all the best this school year!

 

Jenny Wang, United States Military Academy at West Point
Daniel Gray, United States Military Academy at West Point
Nikita Pereverzin, United States Military Academy at West Point
Kathryn Dula, United States Military Academy at West Point
Daniel Drennan, Nicholls State University
Michael Ferris, James Madison University
Karla Rivera, Barry University
John Doyle, University of Massachusetts at Lowell
Madeleine Dahl, Salem State University
Nikita Budnik, McGill University
Karaghen Hudson, Harvard University
Sayo Eweje, Harvard University
Michael Peters, Harvard University
Gabriela Berner, Harvard University

Welcome Dr. Ardoña! August 15th, 2017

The DBG would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Herdeline Ardoña. Herdeline recently completed her Ph.D. in Chemistry at Johns Hopkins University,  where she was a part of Prof. Tovar’s lab.  Welcome, Herdeline!

Welcome Dr. Liu! June 23rd, 2017

The DBG would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Qihan Liu. Qihan completed his Ph.D. in Prof. Zhigang Suo’s lab here at Harvard University, where he focused on the mechanics and physics of soft materials.  Welcome, Qihan!