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Faculty and Staff

Scott Manalis

Scott Manalis

David H. Koch Professor in Engineering

PhD, Applied Physics from Stanford University

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Mariann Murray

Administrative Assistant
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Chuyi Chen

PhD, Mechanical Eng and Materials Science
Duke University


Teemu Miettinen

PhD, Cell Biology
University of Dundee


Yanqi Wu

PhD, Biomedical Engineering
University of Melbourne


Jiaquan (Jason) Yu

PhD, Biomedical Engineering
University of Wisconsin - Madison


Ye Zhang

PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University





Graduate Students

Myra Dada

BS, Molecular Engineering
University of Chicago


Sarah Duquette

BS, Chemical Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst


Adam Langenbucher

BS, Biomedical Engineering
University of Rochester


Felicia Rodriguez

BS, Chemical Engineering
New Mexico State University


Thomas Usherwood

BS, Biomedical Engineering
Brown University


Weida (Richard) Wu

BS, Biological Engineering
UC San Diego


Amy Zhong

BS, Biological Engineering




Undergraduate Students

Annie Chen

Chemistry, Wellesley College

Sofia Flores

Biological Engineering, MIT

Michelle Hsu

Biological Engineering, MIT

Kayla Suarez

Biological Engineering, MIT

Gianfranco Yee

Biological Engineering, MIT



Alumni - Graduate Students

Alex Miller (RA Capital Management)


Bashar Hamza (Principle Scientist, Catamaran Bio)

Max Stockslager (Senior Dev Eng, EmitBio)

Rob Kimmerling (Co-founder and CTO, Travera)

Joon Ho Kang (Assistant Professor, Seoul National Univ)

Mark Stevens (Co-Founder and Director of Clinical Development, Travera)

Josephine Bagnall (Computational Scientist, Broad Institute)

Nigel Chou (Postdoc, Genome Institute of Singapore)

Nate Cermak (Neuroengineer, Starfish Neuroscience)

Vivian Hecht (Staff Scientist, Stanford University)

Francisco Delgado (co-founder/CTO at Pregnolia)

Sungmin Son (Assoc. Professor, Seoul National Univ)

Yaochung Weng (Attending Physician, Radiation Oncology)

Amneet Gulati (R&D Scientist at Thermo Fisher Scientific)

Andrea Bryan (Director of Engineering at Abcam)

Rumi Chunara (Assoc. Professor of Computer Science & Engineering and Global Public Health at New York University)

Marcio von Muhlen (Co-founder, Turboprop)

Philip Dextras (Process Engineer at Broadcom Limited)

Thomas Burg (Professor, TU Darmstadt)

Johnson Hou (Executive Vice President at Uneo Inc)

Cagri Savran (Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering at Purdue)

Emily Cooper (Hardware Engineer at Google Robotics)

Andrew Sparks (Sensor Platform Development Manager at Analog Devices)

Alumni - Postdocs

Georgios Katsikis (Head of Engineering, Anthology Biotech.)


Luye 'Mary' Mu (Senior development engineer, Illumina)

Peter Winter (Senior Group Leader, Broad Institute)

Arif Cetin (Research Group Leader, Izmir Biomedicine and Genome Center)

Selim Olcum (Co-Founder and Director of Engineering, Travera)

Yeh-Chuin Poh (Principal Scientist at Semma Therapeutics)

Sangwon Byun (Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering, Incheon National University, Korea)

Will Grover (Professor in Biological Engineering at UC Riverside)

Jungchul 'Jay' Lee (Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering at KAIST)

Dawn Nida (Applications Manager, Perkin Elmer)

Michael Godin (Professor of Physics at University of Ottawa)

Nebojsa Milovic (Head of Cell Process Design at Novartis Cell And Gene Therapies Unit)

Jurgen Fritz (Professor of Biophysics at Jacobs University)

Alumni - Postbacs

Haley Strouf (MD-MPH student at University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health)

Mahnoor Mirza (PhD Student, UC Irvine)

Nick Calistri (PhD Student, OHSU)

Lyla Atta (MD/PhD Student, Johns Hopkins University)

Alejandro Gupta (MD/PhD Student, NYU)

Lucy Yang (PhD Student, University of Washington)

Sarah Ishamuddin (MD Candidate at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis)

Jennifer Yoon

Nolawit Mulugeta (PhD Student, University of Washington)

Christina Bray