Lab members

Principal Investigator 

Lab Personnel

 We have a crew with diverse backgrounds including:

  • Qiang (Chris) Chen   Computational Neuroscience Graduate Student  (B.S.  Physics, Univ. of Sci. and Tech. of China)  
  • Hector Acaron Ledesma  -  Biophysics Program Graduate Student ; NSF Fellow coadvised with Bozhi Tian (Chem, UChicago)   ( B.S. BioEng Cornell)  
  • "Lindsay" Xiaolin Huang - Committee on Neurobiology Graduate student,   (B.S. Life Sciences, Peking Univ.) 
  • Jennifer Ding- Committee on Neurobiology Graduate student, (B.S. Columbia University)
  • Benno Giammarinaro - Research Assistant, (B. S Univ. of Chicago) 
  • Chen Zhang - Lab Manager 

  Alumni

  • David Koren - MD/Ph.D student (Sep 2013 - July 2017), NRSA Fellow, Roche/ACRS Scholar (now in UChicago Medical School)
  • Yinan Li - Rotation Student (2016 Winter, Con-Uchicago)
  • Nelson Medina-Rotation Student (2016 Fall, Con-Uchicago)
  • Jiawei Wang - Undergraduate from Tsinghua University, Beijing (2015 Summer Research Program,  now Graduate student at Yale.)
  • Jiamin Lv - Visiting Undergraduate Student  ( 2013 Summer, from Fudan University,Shanghai, now Graduate student at NYU) 
  • James Grove -UChicago Undergruate Student and Research Assistant  (2014- 2015)
  • Alisha Ho - UChicago Undergraduate Student (2013)
  • Meera Patel  - Rotation Student (2013 Winter, CON-Uchicago, Now at Zhuang Lab ) 
  • Doreen Rhee -Rotation Student (2013, CON-UChicago , now at Sherman Lab) 
  • Dr. Zhe Pei  - Postdoctral fellow Nov 2012- Mar 2015