Alumni

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Graduate Students




Aihua Fu

President and CEO, NVIGEN Inc.
aihuafu [at] yahoo [dot] com

Alexandra Courtis

courtis [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Amy Bowen Herhold

Section Head, Exxon Research and Engineering Co.
abherho [at] erenj [dot] com

Andreas Virin Kadavanich

Staff Systems Engineer, Labcyte Inc.
andreas [at] solid [dot] ssd [dot] ornl [dot] gov

Andrew Guzelian

Product Development Manager, Nyacol Nano Technologies Inc.
andrewguzelian [at] yahoo [dot] com

Andrew Kean Leong Lim

General Manager, DNAnexus
andrew [dot] kl [dot] lim [at] gmail [dot] com

Andrew Olson

Corporate Development Consultant, ALX Oncology
ackolsen [at] gmail [dot] com

Arunima Balan

Research Scientist, Lam Research Corporation
nimabalan [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Avery Goldstein

Patent Attorney, Blue Filament Law PLLC.
ag [at] bluefilamentlaw [dot] com

Brandon Beberwyck

Business Consultant, Applied Predictive Technologies
b [dot] beberwyck [at] gmail [dot] com

Brent Koscher

Post Doctoral Researcher, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
koscher [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Bryce Sadtler

Assistant Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
sadtler [at] wustl [dot] edu

Can Kerem Erdonmez

Assistant Editor, Springer Nature
erdonmez [at] gmail [dot] com

Charina L. Chou

Global Policy Lead for Emerging Technologies, Google
charinachoi [at] gmail [dot] com

Christine M. Micheel

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
christine [dot] micheel [at] vanderbilt [dot] edu

Cyrus Wadia

Vice President, Sustainable Business at Nike Portland
cnwadia [at] gmail [dot] com

Daniel Mittleman

Professor of Engineering, Brown
mittleman [at] brown [dot] edu

Danny Hellebusch

Senior Scientist, Imprint Energy
djhellebusch [at] gmail [dot] com

David Grauer

Senior Process Engineer, Intrexon Corporation, San Francisco, CA
dgrauer [at] gmail [dot] com

David Klein

HDI Instrumentation
dklein [at] hdi-inst [dot] com

David Litt

Process Engineer, Intel Corporation
litt [dot] dlish [at] gmail [dot] com

David Zaziski

Director, Government Affairs & Business Development, Siluria Technologies, Inc.
dzaziski [at] sbcglobal [dot] net

Deborah Aruguete

Assistant Professor, Penn State Behrend
aruguete [at] psu [dot] edu

Delia Milliron

Professor, University of Texas, Austin
milliron [at] che [dot] texas [dot] edu

Emory Chan

Staff Scientist, Molecular Foundry, LBNL
EMChan [at] lbl [dot] gov

Erik C. Scher

Chief Operating Officer, Siluria Technologies, Inc.
escher13 [at] chemalum [dot] berkeley [dot] edu

Erin O'Brien


obriene [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Haitao Liu

Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh
hliu [at] pitt [dot] edu

Hoduk Cho

Research Fellow, Institute for Basic Science
hoduk [dot] cho [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Ilan Gur

Chief Executive Officer, Activate
ilan [dot] gur [at] gmail [dot] com

Ilan Jen La-Plante

Senior Scientist, Nanosys
ilanjenlaplante [at] gmail [dot] com

Jacob Olshansky

Postdoctoral Researcher, Northwestern University
jolshansky [at] berkeley [dot] edu

James Matthew Lucas

Associate Director, Carbon1804
jamesmatthewlucas [at] gmail [dot] com

James Henry Nelson

Consultant, Energy & Environmental Economics
jameshenrynelson [at] gmail [dot] com

Janet Katari

President, altSpirit
janet [dot] katari [at] gmail [dot] com

Jesse Engel

Senior Research Scientist, Google
jesse [dot] engel [at] gmail [dot] com

Jessica Smith

Director of Bioinformatics, seqWell
jmsmith [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Jessy Baker Rivest

Research Staff, Xerox PARC
jessy [at] alum [dot] mit [dot] edu

Jennifer Lee

lee [at] cco [dot] caltech [dot] edu

Jia Zhu

Professor, Nanjing University
jiazhu [at] nju [dot] edu [dot] cn

Joseph R. Sachleben

Technical Director Biomolecular NMR Facility, University of Chicago
jsachleben [at] uchicago [dot] edu

Joseph Shiang

Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan
shiang [at] crd [dot] ge [dot] com

Joseph Swabeck

Patent Agent, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
jkswabeck [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Joshua Wittenberg

Product Development Engineer, KLA Tencor
joshwittenberg [at] gmail [dot] com

Judy Chang

Division of Neurology, UCSD Medical Center
judyc [at] rocketmail [dot] com

Juanita Wickham Kurtin

Director, Materials Research, Osram Opto Semiconductors, Inc.
jnkutin [at] gmail [dot] com

Jungwon Park

Postdoctoral Researcher, Harvard University
jungwonpark [at] seas [dot] harvard [dot] edu

Justine Shaw

Chemistry Instructor, Northwestern University
justineshaw [at] gmail [dot] com

Karthish Manthiram

Asstistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
karthish [at] mit [dot] edu

Katherine Katie Nichols

Teaching Fellow, San Francisco Art Institute
nicholskate [at] gmail [dot] com

Katie Lutker

BEOL Senior Process Engineer, Tokyo Electron
klutker [at] gmail [dot] com

Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli

Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts, Boston
kim [dot] hamad [at] umb [dot] edu

Kristie Koski

Associate Professor, University of California, Davis.
kristie [dot] koski [at] gmail [dot] com

Kwanghee Kim

Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
kkang2yah [at] gmail [dot] com

Liang-Shi Li

Associate Professor, Indiana University
li23 [at] indiana [dot] edu

Marcel Pierre Bruchez

Director, Molecular Biosensors and Imaging Center, Carnegie Mellon University
bruchez [at] cmu [dot] edu

Marco Tomaselli

Laboratory of Physical Chemistry
mato [at] dirac [dot] cchem [dot] berkeley [dot] edu

Mark Joseph Polking

Technical Staff, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
mjpolking [at] gmail [dot] com

Matthew Koc

Product Engineer, Lam Research Corporation
koc [dot] matthew [at] gmail [dot] com

Matt Hauwiller

Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
mhauwill [at] mit [dot] edu

Matthew Sheldon

Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University
sheldonm [at] tamu [dot] edu

Max Merkle

Senior Process Development Engineer, Intel Corporation
mmerkle [at] gmail [dot] com

Meredith McMurdo Doyle

Senior Technical Supervisor, 3M
mmdoyle [at] mmm [dot] com

Michael Schlamp

Principal, Aquest Consulting, Inc.
mschlamp [at] yahoo [dot] com

Neil Greenham

Cavendish Laboratory
ncg11 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk

Noah Bronstein

Scientist, Exponent, Inc.
noah [dot] bronstein [at] gmail [dot] com

Noelle Marie Drugan Kamp

nmdrugan [at] gmail [dot] com

Ophir Klein

Distinguished Professor, University of California, San Francisco
ophir [dot] klein [at] ucsf [dot] edu

Richard Roth

Quality Manager, Qimonda
erichr [at] socrates [dot] berkeley [dot] edu

Robert Kimes Grubbs

Principal Member, Sandia National Laboratories
rkgrubbs [at] sandia [dot] gov

Sandy Rosenthal

Professor, Vanderbilt University
sjr [at] femto [dot] cas [dot] vanderbilt [dot] edu

Sarah Swisher

Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota
sarah [dot] swisher [at] gmail [dot] com

Sarah Helen Tolbert

Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
tolbert [at] chem [dot] ucla [dot] edu

Sassan Sheikholeslami

Senior Staff Scientist, Pacific Biosciences
sassan [dot] sheikh [at] gmail [dot] com

Scot Kellar

Silicon Architect, Intel Corporation
Email N/A

Sharah Carol Williams

Scientist, SPAWAR
scwilliams [at] gmail [dot] com

Shilpa Raja

Scientist, Materials Science, Zymergen
shilpa [dot] n [dot] raja [at] gmail [dot] com

Shelley Claridge

Assistant Professor, Purdue University
claridge [at] purdue [dot] edu

Stephen Gerald Prilliman

Associate Professor, Oklahoma City University
sgprilliman [at] okcu [dot] edu

Steven Hughes

Assistant Professor, Roanoke College
shughes [at] roanoke [dot] edu

Tina Ding

Researcher, Invenio Imaging
tinading [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Trevor Ewers

R&D Manager, Dow Chemical Co.
trevorewers [at] gmail [dot] com

Vicki Leigh Colvin

Director of the Center for Biomedical Engineering, Brown University
vicki_colvin [at] brown [dot] edu

Victor Puntes

Professor, Catalan Institute of Technolog
victor [dot] puntes [at] icn [dot] cat

Wendy Uyen Hyunh

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
wendyhuynh [at] gmx [dot] net

Wojciech Osowiecki

Rotational Program Process Engineer, Lam Research Corporation
Wojciech [dot] osowiecki [at] gmail [dot] com

Yingjie Zhang

Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
yjz [at] illinois [dot] edu



Postdoctoral Scholars




Alexander Mastroianni

Staff Scientist, Surface Chemistry, Berkeley Lights, Inc
alexander [dot] mastroianni [at] gmail [dot] com

Alf Mews

Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Hamburg
mews [at] chemie [dot] uni-hamburg [dot] de

Andreas Meisel

Manager, Tesla
a2meisel [at] gmail [dot] com

Andreu Cabot

Group Leader, University of Barcelona
acabot [at] irec [dot] cat

Antonios Kanaras

Professor, University of Southampton
antoniskan [at] gmail [dot] com

Carissa Eisler

Assistant Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
carissaeisler [at] lbl [dot] gov

Carsten Soennichsen

Professor, University of Mainz
soennichsen [at] uni-mainz [dot] de

Chia-Chun Chen

Professor, National Taiwan Normal University
cjchen [at] ntnu [dot] edu [dot] tw

Christina W. Li

Professor, Purdue
christinawli [at] purdue [dot] edu

Daeha Seo

Assistant Professor, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science
livewire [at] dgist [dot] ac [dot] kr

Daniel Mittleman

Professor of Engineering, Brown
mittleman [at] brown [dot] edu

Daniela Zanchet

Associate Professor, University of Campinas Institute of Chemistry
zanchet [at] unicamp [dot] br

Daniele Gerion

Director of Technology, LamdaGen Corp.
danielegerion [at] yahoo [dot] com

David Britt

Director of Research & Development, Matrix Sensors
davidkbritt [at] gmail [dot] com

David Klein

HDI Instrumentation
dklein [at] hdi-inst [dot] com

Debraj Ghosh

Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft
debrajghosh [at] gmail [dot] come

Dong-Hee Son

Associate Professor, Texas A&M University
dhson [at] chem [dot] tamu [dot] edu

Fabio Zurcher

Senior Director, Siluria Technologies, Inc.
fabiozurcher [at] gmail [dot] com

Farnaz Niroui

Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
fniroui [at] mit [dot] edu

Gordana Dukovic

Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder
Gordana [dot] Dukovic [at] colorado [dot] edu

Haimei Zheng

Staff Scientist, Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
hmzheng [at] lbl [dot] gov

Hongkun Park

Professor, Harvard University
hongkun_park [at] harvard [dot] edu

Jacob Kanady

Scientist, Irvine Ranch Water District
jskanady [at] gmail [dot] com

Jeffrey Long

Professor, University of California, Berkeley
jrlong [at] berkeley [dot] edu

Jennifer Cha

Norviel Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder
jennifer [dot] cha [at] colorado [dot] edu

Jen Dionne

Assistant Professor, Stanford University
jdionne [at] stanford [dot] edu

Jennifer Lee

lee [at] cco [dot] caltech [dot] edu

Jianbo Gao

Associate Professor, Clemson University
jianbogao [at] gmail [dot] com

Jill Millstone

Associate Professor, University of Pittburgh
jem210 [at] pitt [dot] edu

Jing Tang

Senior Scientist, Agilent Labs
jingtang [at] gmail [dot] com

Joerg Rockenberger

VP Product Development, Ensor
jrockenberger [at] yahoo [dot] com

Jonathan Owen

Associate Professor, Columbia University
jso2115 [at] columbia [dot] edu

Joseph Joey Luther

Senior Scientist, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
joey [dot] luther [at] nrel [dot] gov

Joseph R. Sachleben

Technical Director Biomolecular NMR Facility, University of Chicago
jsachleben [at] uchicago [dot] edu

Joseph Shiang

Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan
shiang [at] crd [dot] ge [dot] com

Judy Chang

Division of Neurology, UCSD Medical Center
judyc [at] rocketmail [dot] com

Kevin Ryan

Professor, University of Limerick
kevin [dot] m [dot] ryan [at] ul [dot] ie

Kimani A Stancil

Professor, Howard University
gmkimanis [at] gmail [dot] com

Kwanghee Kim

Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
kkang2yah [at] gmail [dot] com

Liberato Manna

Department Director, Italian Institute of Technology
liberato [dot] manna [at] iit [dot] it

Lilac Amirav

Assistant Professor, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
lilac [at] technion [dot] ac [dot] il

Lindsey Hanson

Assistant Professor, Trinity College
lindsey [dot] hanson [at] trincoll [dot] edu

Linyou Cao

Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University
lcao2 [at] ncsu [dot] edu

Laura Na Liu

Assistant Professor, Max Planck Institute
Laura [dot] liu [at] is [dot] mpg [dot] de

Marco Tomaselli

Laboratory of Physical Chemistry
mato [at] dirac [dot] cchem [dot] berkeley [dot] edu

Marcus Scheele

Jr. Research Leader, University of Tuebingen
marcus [dot] scheele [at] uni [dot] tuebingen [dot] de

Maria Francesca Casula

Associate Professor, University di Cagliari
casulaf [at] unica [dot] it

Mario Hentschel

Director of Nanofabrication, University of Stuttgart
m [dot] hentschel [at] pi4 [dot] uni-stuttgart [dot] de

Markus Haase

Professor, University of Osnabrueck
markus [dot] haase [at] uni-osnabrueck [dot] de

Matthew Jones

Assistant Professor, Rice
mrj [at] rice [dot] edu

Ming Lee Tang

Assistant Professor, University of California, Riverside
minglee [dot] tang [at] ucr [dot] edu

Laura Na Liu

Assistant Professor, Max Planck Institute
laura [dot] liu [at] is [dot] mpg [dot] de

Neil Fromer

Executive Director, Resnick Institute, California Institute of Technology
nafromer [at] caltech [dot] edu

Neil Greenham

Cavendish Laboratory
ncg11 [at] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk

Ophir Klein

Distinguished Professor, University of California, San Francisco
ophir [dot] klein [at] ucsf [dot] edu

Paul-Emile Trudeau

Senior Research Professional, Quantium Technologies, Inc.
petrudeau [at] gmail [dot] com

Peter Allen

MBA Student, Harvard University
pallen11 [at] gmail [dot] com

Prashant Jain

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign
jain [at] illinois [dot] edu

Qian Chen

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign
qchen20 [at] illinois [dot] edu

Qiao Joe Zhang

Professor, Soochow University
qiaozhang [at] suda [dot] edu [dot] cn

Rachel Smith

Quality Assurance Manager, Thermo Fisher Scientific
rachel [dot] smitty [at] gmail [dot] com

Richard Robinson

Associate Professor, Cornell University
rdr82 [at] cornell [dot] edu

Sandy Rosenthal

Professor, Vanderbilt University
sjr [at] femto [dot] cas [dot] vanderbilt [dot] edu

Somin Eunice Lee

Assistant Professor, University of Michigan
sleee [at] umich [dot] edu

Son Nguyen

Assistant Professor, University of California, Merced
son [at] ucmerced [dot] edu

Steven Hawks

Staff Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
sahawks2003 [at] gmail [dot] com

Terefe Habteyes

Associate Professor, University of New Mexico
habteyes [at] unm [dot] edu

Udo Bach

Professor, Monash university
udo [dot] bach [at] monash [dot] edu

Uri Banin

Professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
banin [at] chem [dot] ch [dot] huji [dot] ac [dot] il

Victor Puntes

Professor, Catalan Institute of Technolog
victor [dot] puntes [at] icn [dot] cat

Vivian Ferry

Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota
veferry [at] umn [dot] edu

Wanli Ma

Professor, Soochow University
wlma [at] suda [dot] edu [dot] cn

Waqas Khalid

Program Manager Scientist, University of California Berkeley
dr [dot] waqaskhalid [at] gmail [dot] com

Wei Wei Gu

Lab Manager, NVIGEN, Inc.
weiweigu [at] gmail [dot] com

Weidong Yang

CEO, Kineviz
wdyangmail [at] yahoo [dot] com

Weilin Xu

Professor, Chanchun Institute of Aplied Chemistry, Changchun
weilinxu [at] ciac [dot] ac [dot] cn

Wendy Gu

Assistant Professor, Stanford University
xwgu [at] stanford [dot] edu

Werner Hoheisel

Group Lead, INVITE GmbH
werner [dot] hoheisel [at] bayer [dot] com

Wolfgang Parak

Professor, Philipps University
wolfgang [dot] parak [at] physik [dot] uni-marburg [dot] de

Xiaogang Peng

Professor, Zhejiang University
xpeng [at] zju [dot] edu [dot] cn

Xingchen Ye

Assistant professor, University of Indiana, Bloomington
xingye [at] indiana [dot] edu

Yadong Yin

Professor, University of California, Riverside
yadong [dot] yin [at] ucr [dot] edu

Yi Cui

Professor, Stanford University
yicui [at] stanford [dot] edu

Yogesh Surendranath

Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
yogi [at] mit [dot] edu

Young-Wook Jun

Associate Professor, University of California, San Francisco
yjun [at] ohns [dot] ucsf [dot] edu

Yue Wu

Associate Professor, Iowa State University
yuewu [at] iastate [dot] edu



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