Alumni

Graduate Students

Name
Destination
Link
Dr. David Luther
Regeneron

Dissertation Title: Intracellular Delivery of Therapeutic Biomolecules through Versatile Polymer Nanotechnology

Dr. Sanjana Gopalakrishnan
Tufts University

Dissertation Title: Biomedical Applications of Protein Films and Polymeric Nanomaterials

Dr. Cheng-Hsuan (Ian) Li
Carrisan Technologies

Dissertation Title: Polymer-based strategies for therapeutic delivery to bacterial biofilms

Dr. Yi-Wei (Bill) Lee
Genedata, Boston

Dissertation Title: A Fundamental Study of Co-Engineering Protein-Nanoparticle for Intracellular Protein Delivery

Dr. Yingying Geng
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Research Scientist at EdiGene in Beijing

Dissertation Title: Rapid Cell Phenotyping using Array-based Sensors: Application in Cancer Stem Cell Therapy and High-Content Screening

Dr. Yuanchang (Lucy) Liu

Dissertation Title: —

Dr. Joe Hardie
Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title: —

Dr. Riddha Das
University of California, Berkeley

Dissertation Title: Engineered Nanoparticles for Site-Specific Bioorthogonal Catalysis: Imaging and Therapy

Dr. Akash Gupta
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dissertation Title: Engineering Nanomaterials for Imaging and Therapy of Bacteria and Biofilm-Associated Infections

Dr. Li-Sheng Wang
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Dissertation Title: Development of Functional Biomaterials Using Protein Building Blocks

Dr. Ryan Landis
Translate Bio

Dissertation Title: Hybridized Polymeric Nano-assemblies: Key Insights into Addressing MDR Infections

Dr. Moumita Ray
Intel Corporation

Dissertation Title: Co-engineering Proteins and Nanoparticles for Fundamental Study and Delivery Applications

Dr. Gulen Yesilbag Tonga
Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title: Understanding Structure-Property Relationships at the Nano-Bio Interface for Delivery Applications

Dr. Ngoc Le
Cambridge Healthtech Inst.

Dissertation Title: Robust Biosensors for Healthcare Applications: from High-Content Screening to Point-of-Care Testing

Dr. Rubul Mout
UW, Seattle.

Dissertation Title: Protein-Nanoparticle Co-Engineering: Self-Assembly, Intracellular Protein Delivery,CRISPR/CAS9-Based Gene Editing

Dr. Rui Tang
Case Western Reserve U.

Dissertation Title: Cell modulation using functionalized nanoparticles

Dr. Ying Jiang
University of Florida

Dissertation Title: Engineering the Nano-Bio Interface of Gold Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

Dr. Bradley Duncan
MIT Lincoln Lab, Harvard

Dissertation Title: Supramolecular Strategies for the Generation of Nanoparticle Assemblies and Biomolecular Thin Films

Dr. Brian Creran
Markem-Imaje

Dissertation Title: Inkjet Printing for Biosensing and Security Applications

Dr. Daniel F. Moyano
PPG Industries

Dissertation Title: Structure-Property Relationships at the Nano-Bio Interface: Engineering the Nanoparticle Surface for Immunomodulation

Dr. Krishnendu Saha
Intel

Dissertation Title: Understanding Structure-Property Relationships at the Nano-Bio Interface for Delivery Applications

Dr. Yi-Cheun Yeh
UPenn, Philadelphia

Dissertation Title: Engineering Surface Functionality of Nanoparticles for Biological Applications

Dr. Youngdo Jeong
KIST, South Korea

Dissertation Title: Nanoparticle as a Building Block for the Fabrication of Functional Structures

Dr. Xiaoning Li
Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.

Dissertation Title: Engineered Nanoparticles for Detection and Treatment of Bacteria and Biofilms

Dr. Bo Yan
Boston University

Dissertation Title: Mass Spectrometric Characterization and Imaging of Nanoparticles in Biological Samples

Dr. Subinoy Rana
Imperial College London

Dissertation Title: Effective Biosensor Arrays Using Gold Nanoparticle-protein Conjugates

Dr. Xi Yu
Weizmann Institute of Science

Dissertation Title: Assembly of Surface Engineered Nanoparticles for Functional Materials

Dr. Chandra. Subramani
Intel Corporation

Dissertation Title: Engineering Functional Nanostructures for Materials and Biological Applications

Dr. Chae Kyu Kim
Johns Hopkins University

Dissertation Title: Engineering Surface Functionality of Gold Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Applications

Dr. Myoung-Hwan Park
Sahmyook U., South Korea

Dissertation Title: Chemically Directed Assembly of Nanoparticles for Material and Biological Applications

Dr. Zhengjiang Zhu
Chinese Academy of Sci., China

Dissertation Title: Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Monolayer Protected Nanoparticles

Dr. Debabrata Patra
Inst. Nano Sci.&Tech.,India

Dissertation Title: Colloidal Microcapsules: Surface Engineering of Nanoparticles for Interfacial Assembly

Dr. Sarit S. Agasti
Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title: Tailoring Nanoparticle Surface Monolayers for Biomolecular Recognition and
Delivery Applications

Dr. Oscar R. Miranda
Harvard / MIT

Dissertation Title: Eng. Nanoparticles Surf. for Biosensing: “Chemical Noses” to Detect and Identify Proteins, Bacteria and Cancerous Cells

Dr. Apiwat Chompoosor
Khon Kaen U., Thailand

Dissertation Title: Gold Nanoparticles with Tailored Monolayers for Delivery Applications

Dr. Bappaditya Samanta
Intel Corporation

Dissertation Title: Surface Engineered Nanoparticles for Self-assembly and Their Applications

Dr. Partha S. Ghosh
Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title: Tailoring the Surface-coating of Gold Nanoparticles for Bio-applications

Dr. Rochelle Arvizo
Mayo Clinic

Dissertation Title: Applying Surface Modified Gold Nanoparticles to Biological Systems

Dr. Mrinmoy De
Indian Inst. of Science, India

Dissertation Title: Engineering the Nanoparticle Surface for Protein Recognition and Applications

Dr. Brian J. Jordan
LiquiGlide

Dissertation Title: Directed Assembly: Host-guest Chemistry, Nanowires, and Polymeric Templates

Dr. Gang Han
UMass Medical School

Dissertation Title: Surface Functionalized Nanoparticles for DNA and Drug Delivery

Dr. Hao Xu
KLA-Tencor

Dissertation Title: Directed Self-assembly of Polymeric Nanocomposite Materials

Dr. Sudhanshu Srivastava
University of Michigan

Dissertation Title: Self-assembly of Nanoparticles by Molecular Recognition

Dr. Ayush Verma
MIT

Dissertation Title: Nanoparticle-directed Biomolecular Recognition

Dr. Hiroshi Nakade
Hokkaido University

Dissertation Title: Molecular Recognition Induced Small Molecule and Polymer Self-assembly

Dr. Nicholas Fischer
Lawrence Livermore Nat. Lab.

Dissertation Title: Nanoparticle Receptors for Protein Surface Binding

Dr. Rui Hong
Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title: Synthesis of Surface Functionalized Nanoparticles for Biorecognition, and Controlled Interactions with Proteins

Dr. Oktay Uzun
MIT

Dissertation Title: Hierarchical Structures through Molecular Recognition and Self-assembly

Dr. Joseph B. Carroll
Clemson University

Dissertation Title: Materials Assembly Using Molecular Recognition and Redox-modulated Recognition

Dr. Benjamin L.Frankamp

Dissertation Title: Directed Self-assembly of Nanoparticles

Dr. Raymond J. Thibault
IBM Almaden

Dissertation Title: Recognition-Mediated Assembly of Random Nanoscale Copolymers into Ordered Microscale Aggregates

Dr. Catherine M. Goodman
Nature Publishing Group

Dissertation Title: Synthetic Hosts as Scaffolds for Biomolecular Recognition

Dr. Kanad Das
Genentech

Dissertation Title: Recognition in Polymeric Media: From Molecular Imprinting to Soluble Polymers

Dr. Andrew K. Boal
Sandia National Laboratories

Dissertation Title: Nanoscale Supramolecular Chemistry

Dr. Trent H. Galow
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Dissertation Title: Sol-gels and Self-assembly: Approaches to Structured Materials

Dr. Mark Gray
University of Texas, Austin

Dissertation Title: Recognition and Communication in Supramolecular Chemistry

Dr. Eunhee Jeoung
University of Chicago

Dissertation Title: Molecular Recognition in Solution and at Solid-solution Interfaces

Dr. U. Faysal Ilhan
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Dissertation Title: Plug and Play Polymers: Diversity through Supramolecular Chemistry

Dr. Alejandro O. Cuello
University of Kentucky

Dissertation Title: Redox and Electronic Communication in Devices and Biomimetic Systems

Dr. Angelika Niemz
CalTech

Dissertation Title: Redox and Molecular Recognition in Biological and Man-made Systems

Dr. Eric C. Breinlinger
Med. Chem., Albany Molecular
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Dissertation Title: Model Systems for Flavoenzyme Activity Molecular Recognition in Multiple Oxidation States

Dr. Robert Deans
MIT
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Dissertation Title: From Flavoenzymes to Devices: The Role of Electronic Effects in Recognition

Dr. Michael D. Greaves
University of Texas, Dallas
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Dissertation Title: Reversible Covalent and Noncovalent Interactions in Solution, Porous and Polymeric Based Media

Post Docs

Name
Destination
Link
Dr. Sohini Basu Roy
JNCASR,Bengaluru
Dr. Federica Scaletti
UT Austin, USA
Dr. Tatsuyuki Yoshii
Nagoya Inst. of Tech., Japan
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Dr. Somrita Mondal
Indian Inst. of Sci., India
[-]
Dr. Tsukasa Mizuhara
PartiKula LLC, USA
Dr. Young-Kwan Kim
KIST,Korea
[-]
Dr. Chang Soo Kim
Dr. Sung Tae Kim
Dept. Pharm. Eng., Inje University
[-]
Dr. Colleen M. Alexander
Bristol-Myer Squibb, NY
Dr. Vikas Nandwana
Northwestern University
Dr. Yoni Engel
Dead Sea Works, Israel
Dr. Avinash Bajaj
Reg. Centre Biotech., India
Dr. Yuval Ofir
Lumus Optical, Israel
Dr. Tommy H.-T. Chen
Iowa State University
Dr. Pal. Arumugam
CSIR-CECRI, India
Dr. Gilles Claver
[-]
Dr. Allan Goodman
Albany Molecular Res., Inc.
Dr. Chang-Cheng You
Arsenal Medical
Dr. Quaiser Alam
GE’s India R & D centre
Dr. Belma Erdogan-Haug
3M
Dr. Roy Shenhar
Hebrew U. of Jerusalem
Dr. Amitav Sanyal
Bogazici University, Turkey
Dr. Ulf Drechsler
[-]
Dr. Tyler Norsten
Nat. Res. Council, Canada

Graduate Students with Masters

Name
Destination
Link
Singyuk Hou
UMCP, USA
Yuqing Xing
UMass Amherst, USA
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Xian Wang
Biogen Idec
Nandini Chari
[-]
Joseph Worrall
Epic Therapeutics
Ali Bayir
[-]
Basar Gider
W.T.H. Aachen, Germany
Tongxiang Lu
[-]
Michael Pollier
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