Student Talk: Sierra presents her research

On March 17th 2017, Sierra-Rose recently presented a poster at the “24th Undergraduate Poster Symposium” of CLAS, of her research work in collaboration with Yuan, Xiangbing and Houpu, titled “Fabrication of incubation chambers for long-term observations of cell development and behaviors under local electrical stimuli”. Nice job, Sierra and everyone! Link of the event: …

Group activity: Piestewa Peak Trail Hiking

Brief rest as we climb up the mountain. Group picture at the summit of the mountain. Group picture at the summit of the mountain. Coming down the Summit We had an amazing time hiking and barbecuing together!

In the News: We are featured in the State Press! Biophysics at ASU sets big sights on small tech Research at ASU may lead to widespread use of nanomachines   By Corey Hawk When it comes to biophysics, good things come in small packages. Dr. Quan Qing of ASU’s biophysics department is directing research on nanodevices and their applications, with the possibility of mass-producing them in the …

Funding Support: Quan receives NIH/NHGRI award

Quan receives an Exploratory/Developmental grant award (R21) from National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) of National Institutes of Health. Thanks for the support!

Student awarded: Joshua won APS 4C award

Joshua Sadar won the Outstanding Student Presentations Awards with his talk titled “Bottom-up preparation of nanopore array with self-aligned nanogap electrodes for single biomolecule characterization” at the APS Four Corners Section (Fall 2016 Joint Meeting with the Texas Section). Congratulations, Joshua! Here is the link to the announcement:

Student awarded: Sierra won CLAS Scholarship

Sierra-Rose Brown has received the Undergraduate Summer Enrichment (USE) Scholarship. The initial $1,500 will be award to her to pursue mentored research on the formation and migration of neuronal networks under the influence of local electric field stimulations. After presenting her work later at a CLAS poster symposium in March 2017 and a successful transition into scholarship …

New member: Dr. Zhuo Li visiting our lab

Dr. Zhuo Li will be visiting us for a year. He comes from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics. We will work together on new ideas and designs of biosensors in physiological environments.