Daniel Cetnar email@example.com
Daniel is a third year PhD student working with Dr. Howard Salis to develop and design algorithms to re-engineer natural product gene clusters. He graduated from Penn State University in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. He is from Bellefonte, PA.
Shankar Ram firstname.lastname@example.org
Shankar is a second year PhD student working with Dr. Janna Maranas to improve the conductivity of polymer electrolytes for use in next-generation lithium-ion batteries. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in chemical engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani in India and a Master of Science and Engineering degree in chemical and biomolecular engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. He is from Chennai, India.
James Sheehan email@example.com
James Sheehan is a fourth year graduate student advised by Dr. Phil Savage and is currently researching sustainable chemical synthesis using high temperature water as a reaction medium. He graduated with a bachelor’s of science in chemical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. He is from Saint Charles, Illinois, a western suburb of Chicago.
Megan Farell firstname.lastname@example.org
Megan is a third year PhD candidate working in Dr. Manish Kumar’s group. Her doctoral project involves working with block copolymers to create a biomimetic environment for redox enzymes with potential applications in the medical, energy, and environmental fields. She graduated from the Chancellor’s Honors Program at the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering in 2015. She is originally from Nashville, TN.
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David Samson (email@example.com)
David is a second year PhD student working with Dr. Howard Salis to develop novel fluorescence-based assays for characterizing synthetic genetic systems with applications in studying gene regulation, engineering genetic circuits, and genome editing. He holds a bachelor of science in chemical engineering from the University of Maryland and is originally from Berkeley Heights, New Jersey.
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