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Alumni: Ph.D. students and postdoc fellows

Samuel Byung-Deuk Lee (Master student, 09/2019-03/2021)

Current position: Research Engineer, Lawrence Livermore National Lab, USA

Email: byungdeuk32 AT

Kejie (Jessy) Chen (Ph.D. student, 09/2019-08/2020)

Thesis title: Computational methods for studying dynamical biological systems
Current position: Assistant Professor, School of Optoelectronic Engineering and Instrumentation Science, Dalian University of Technology, China

Email: chenkjie AT

Shiying Liu (Postdoctoral Resesarch Fellow, 04/2018-05/2019)

Current position: Postdoctoral Resesarch Fellow, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Email: liusy225 AT

Sicong Wang (Ph.D. student, 08/2017-05/2019)

Current position: Ph.D. student, Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University

Email: sicongwang1994 AT

Yuanyuan Zheng (China Scholarship Council Visiting Doctoral Student, 09/2016-12/2018)

Current position: Assistant Professor, Institutes of Physical Science and Information Technology, Anhui University, China

Email: yuanyuaz0113 AT

Zida Li (Ph.D. student, 09/2013-05/2018)

Thesis title: Micro-engineered devices for point-of-care blood clot retraction testing
Current position: Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Shenzhen University, China

Email: zidali AT
Web: Web link

Feng Lin (China Scholarship Council visiting Ph.D. student, 11/2016-11/2017)

Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Peking University

Email: linfeng88 AT

Yue Shao (Ph.D. student, 09/2011-07/2017)

Thesis title: Bioengineered in vitro model for peri-implantation human embryogenesis
Current position: Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Institute of Biomechanics and Medical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China

Email: yue.shao.01 AT
Web: Web link | Google Scholar

Shinuo Weng (Ph.D. student, 05/2010-06/2017)

Thesis title: To be, or not to be: Cellular homeostasis to mechanical stimulation
Current position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Texas at Austin

Email: wengshinuo AT
Web: Google Scholar

Zeta Tak For Yu (Postdoc Fellow, 03/2012-01/2017)

Current position: MEMS Engineer, Evigia

Email: zetayu AT

Jianming Sang (Ph.D. student, 08/2013-12/2016)

Current position: Software Development Engineer, Amazon

Email: mywaiting1123 AT

Koh Meng Aw Yong (Postdoc Fellow, 12/2012-05/2016)

Current position: Postdoc Fellow, University of Michigan Medical School

Email: kawyong AT

Xiang Li (Ph.D. student, 09/2012-12/2015)

Current position: Product Design Engineer, Apple

Email: seanlee1990 AT

Yubing Sun (Ph.D. student, 09/2010-10/2015)

Thesis title: Forcing stem cells to behave: Dissecting the mechanobiology of human pluripotent stem cells using microengineering approaches
Current position: Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Email: ybsun AT
Web: Web link

Weiqiang Chen (Ph.D. student, 05/2010-08/2014)

Thesis title: Microengineered biomaterials and biosystems for systems immunology, cancer biology, and stem cell-based regenerative medicine
Current position: Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, New York University

Email: wchen AT
Web: Web link

Raymond Hiu-Wai Lam (Postdoc fellow, 09/2010-09/2011)

Current position: Associate Professor, Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong

Email: rhwlam AT
Web: Web link

Alumni: Others including master and visiting students/scholars

Jennifer M. Mann (Master student, 01/2010-12/2011)
Current position: Lab Manager, Joe DeRisi Lab, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, UC San Francisco
Email: jennifer AT

Ryoji Okada (Master student, 09/2010-05/2011)
Current position: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan
Email: ryoanjifromkyoto AT

Liang-Ting Jiang (Master student, 01/2010-07/2010)
Current position: Ph.D. student, Univ. Washington
Email: jiang0131 AT

Haiou Yang (Visiting scholar, 09/2013-12/2013)
Current position: Research scientist, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University,China
Email: haiouyang2006 AT

Yefei Wang (Visiting scholar, 09/2013-12/2013)
Current position: Master student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Email: yf.wang0086 AT

Jianing Zhao (Visiting undergraduate student, 06/2013-09/2013)
Current position: Master student, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Email: jnzhao1992 AT

Meghan Kazanski (Visiting undergraduate student, NNIN REU, 05/2013-08/2013)
Current position: Undergraduate student at University of Rochester
Email: mkazansk AT

Sumit Gupta (Visiting undergraduate student, Khorana Scholar, 06/2013-08/2013)
Current position: Undergraduate student at Indian Institutes of Technology, Kanpur
Email: gsumit AT

Ling Li (Visiting undergraduate student, Tsinghua Innovative Students Program, 07/2013-09/2013)
Current position: Master student, University of California, Los Angeles
Email: liling.dpim AT

Takahiro Nakashima (Visiting graduate student, UM-Nagoya Exchange Program, 08/2012-10/2012)
Current position: Graduate student at the Nagoya University, Japan
Email: nakashima.takahiro AT

Feng Zhang (Visiting graduate student, 07/2012-09/2012)
Current position: Graduate student at Purdue Univ.
Email: echozf AT

Masaki Watanabe (Visiting graduate student, NNIN iREG program, 06/2010-08/2010)
Current position: Ph.D. student, Nagoya Univ., Japan
Email: mskey0323 AT