Alumni

Erin McMullin photo of Erin McMullin

Erin was a former IGERT Associate advised by Dr. Patrick Mather in Bioengineering

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Kathleen KellyKelly_K large ed
Physics

Kathleen was a former IGERT Associate advised by Martin Forstner in Physics.  She is currently working at Ichor Therapeutics, Inc. in Lafayette, NY as a Biology Director.

 


Ian McCabe Photo of Ian McCabe

Ian was a former IGERT Associate advised by Martin Forstner in Physics.  He completed his PhD in August 2015.

Thesis Title:   Observing, Understanding, and Manipulating Biological Membranes.


Adolphe Kazadi BadiambileadoIGERT
Physics

Adolphe was a former IGERT Associate advised by Martin Forstner.  He completed his PhD in August 2015.

Thesis Title:  Modulation and Interactions of Charged Biomemetic Membranes with Bivalent Ions


Eleni Degagaphoto of Eleni Degaga
Physics

Eleni was a former IGERT Associate advised by Martin Forstner.  She completed her PhD in June 2014. Eleni is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Physics Department at Georgetown University.

Thesis Title: The non-erythroid membrane skeleton and its role in mechanotransduction.


Amir Torbati
photo of Amir TorbatiBioengineering

Amir was a former IGERT Associate and was advised by Patrick Mather.  He received his PhD in May 2014 and is now a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Univeristy of Colorado.

Thesis Title:  Soft Shape-Memory Polymers as a Platform for Biomedical Applications

 


Pine Yang
BioengineeringPine crop

Pine was a former IGERT Associate and was advised by Patrick Mather.  She received her PhD in May 2015 and joined Rice University as a Postdoctoral associate.

Thesis Title:  New Surface and Bulk Shape Memory Effects in Polymers for Biomedical Applications


Xingbo Yang
Physicsphoto of Xingbo Yang

After leaving Syracuse University in June 2015, Xingbo Yang is now a Joint Post Doctoral Fellow at the Department of Physics & Astronomy and the Department of Engineering Sciences & Applied Mathematics at Northwestern University working with David Schwab and Madhav Mani.

Thesis Title: Collective Phenomena in Active Systems