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Members

Professor Richard W. Roberts

Principal Investigator
 
Chair, Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
Professor of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, and Molecular and Computational Biology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School Department of Genetics/MGH Department of Molecular Biology, 1993-97
  • Ph.D. Biophysical Chemistry, Yale University, 1993
  • BS. Chemistry, University of Kansas, 1987
  • Email: richrob@
 
 Research Faculty

Professor Terry Takahashi

 

Assistant Professor (Research) of Chemistry
  • Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, California Institute of Technology, 2005
  • M.S. Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, California Institute of Technology, 2004
  • B.A. Chemistry, Claremont McKenna College 1998
 
Post-Docs

Dr. Kaori Noridomi

Research Post-Doc
  • Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Southern California, 2015
  • B.S. Chemistry & B.A. Biology, Central Washington University, 2006

TINY.  Runs on Starbucks.

 

Graduate Students

Aaron Nichols

  •  B.S. Biochemistry, University of California Los Angeles, 2008

Speech and Debate Coach. Lover of fine root beers and competitive board games.

Lan Huong Lai

  •  B.S. Biochemistry, University of California Los Angeles, 2009

Competitive powerlifter. Also practices Muay Thai, and enjoys long walks on the beach.

John Mac

  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, 2012
  • Enjoys powerlifting mRNA display and no longer homeless!

Will Evenson

  • B.A. Biochemistry, Pomona College, 2014
Ham, football, rubgy, lifting things, beer, burgers.

Golnaz Kamalinia

  • Research Assistant, Novel Drug Delivery Systems lab, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2008-2013
  • Pharm. D., Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2008

Princess Golnaz jumps over fire

Undergraduate Students

Daniel Krieger

 
  •  B.S. Chemistry, University of Southern California, 2017

 I like turtles.

Dan Linderman

 
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Southern California, 2017

I've been working on the railroad

Christine Shiau

 
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Southern California, 2018

lab lab lab

Summer Students

Sophia Ding

 
  • Walnut High School, Walnut, CA 2017

 Huong, help me!

Aidan Shev

 
  • Milken Community High School, LA, CA 2018

Small child, lost at Haloween.

Luke Weiser

 
  • B.S. Chemistry, Brown University 2017

big Luke likes hugs.

 *All emails are @usc.edu