People


Current

(In order of joining the lab)

Xiaojing Gao, Assistant Professor
B.S. Biology, Peking University
Ph.D. Biology, Stanford University
Postdoc Biology and Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Alexander Vlahos, NSERC/HFSP Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S. Biochemistry, McMaster University
Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
Fun fact: Alex used to be a professional Ultimate Frisbee player for the Toronto Rush.

(Kristjan) Eerik Kaseniit, Graduate Student in Bioengineering, Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellow
B.S. Computer Science & Molecular Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.Eng. Computer Science & Molecular Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fun fact: Eerik plays the drums and a button accordion.

Jeewoo (Jenny) Kang, Graduate Student in Neurosciences, Stanford Graduate Fellow
B.S. Chemical Biological Engineering & Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fun fact: Jenny enjoys hiking in Korea and swimming at Florida beaches.

Noa Katz, Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S. Biotechnology & Food Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology
Ph.D. Biotechnology & Food Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology
Fun Fact: Noa believes Heroes 4 is better than Heroes 3.

Carlos Aldrete, Graduate Student in Chemical Engineering, Stanford Graduate Fellow
B.S. Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Fun fact: Carlos enjoys playing jazz piano and drinking coffee.

Eric Wolfsberg, Graduate Student in Chemical Engineering
B.ChE. Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware
Fun Fact: Eric enjoys trivia competitions and pointlessly long walks.

Natalie Kolber, Graduate Student in Bioengineering, NSF Graduate Research Fellow
A.B. Biochemistry, Classical Studies, Smith College
Fun fact: 🤔 is Natalie’s favorite emoji.


Alumni

Prima Dewi Sinawang, rotation student, 2020
Theo Yang, rotation student, 2020
Phil Yongbin Kim, rotation student, 2020
Xinyi Chen, rotation student, 2020
Jocelyn Valenzuela, rotation student, 2021
Siranush Babakhanova, rotation student, 2021
Genzhe Lu, summer undergrad researcher, 2021
Weihao Yan, summer undergrad researcher, 2021