Current Students (2017-2018)

Abhik Banerjee
University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. and B.S., Music and Biomedical Research – June 2012
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Mitchell Guttman (Caltech)

David Basta
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
B.S., Biomedical Sciences – December 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dianne Newman (Caltech)

Pranav Bhamidipati

Pranav Bhamidipati
University of Texas – Austin, B.A., Biochemistry,
May 2017

Zachary Blumenfeld

Zachary Blumenfeld
University of California, Davis, B.S., Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
June 2013

William Chour
Princeton University
B.A., Chemistry – June 2013

Reed Dillard McCardell
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Molecular Biology – July 2013
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Richard Murray (Caltech)

Zachary Fouladian

Zachary Fouladian

Dominic Grisafe
California Polytechnic State
B.A., Chemistry – June 2013

Drayton Harvey
Dartmouth College, B.A., Neuroscience,
June 2017

Emmanuelle Hodara
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Biochemistry – August 2015

Acacia Hori
Pitzer College
B.A., Neuroscience – May 2013

Terrence Jao
Johns Hopkins University
B.S. and M.S., Biomedical Engineering – May 2009
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Krishna Nayak (USC)

Jonathan Liu
Johns Hopkins University
B.S. and M.S., Molecular Biology – December 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Paul Sternberg (Caltech)

Edder Lopez
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Biochemistry – March 2008
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Robert Chow and Dr. James
Knowles (USC)

William Mattloff
Vanderbilt University
B.E., Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics – May 2013

David Mittelstein
University of Southern California
B.S., Biomedical Engineering – May 2013
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Mory Gharib (Caltech)

Daniel Naftalovich
Rutgers University
B.S., Engineering – May 2012
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Richard Murray (Caltech)

Avinash Nanjundiah
University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology,
June 2016

Stephanie Navarro
Stanford University, B.A., Human Biology,
June 2015

Kiran Nimmagadda – MD3
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
B.T., Electrical & Electronics Engineering – July 1996
University of Michigan — Ann Arbor
M.S. and Ph.D., Electrical Engineering – December 2002
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Mark Humayun and Dr.James Weiland (USC)

Mackenzie Postel – MD1
University of Southern California, B.S., Biology,
May 2016,
M.S. in Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry, May 2017

Rishi Rawat
University of California, Berkeley
B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology – January 2013
Dissertation Advisors: Dr. Paul Macklin and Dr. David Agus (USC)

Shane Shahrestani
University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., Neuroscience
June 2016

Alison Smith
University of California, Berkeley
B.S., Chemistry and Biology – August 2011
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Alan Epstein (USC)

Omar Toubat
University of Southern California
B.A., Biological Sciences – May 2013

Jonathan Tucci
University of California, Irvine
B.S. and B.A., Biochemistry and Political Science – June 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Steven Mittelman (USC)

Kathryn Wong

Kathryn Wong

Jerry Zhao

Jerry Zhao

Zachary Fouladian

Zachary Fouladian

Kathryn Wong

Kathryn Wong

Jerry Zhao

Jerry Zhao

Pranav Bhamidipati

Pranav Bhamidipati
University of Texas – Austin, B.A., Biochemistry,
May 2017

Drayton Harvey
Dartmouth College, B.A., Neuroscience,
June 2017

Avinash Nanjundiah
University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology,
June 2016

Stephanie Navarro
Stanford University, B.A., Human Biology,
June 2015

Mackenzie Postel
University of Southern California, B.S., Biology,
May 2016,
M.S. in Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry, May 2017

Zachary Blumenfeld

Zachary Blumenfeld
University of California, Davis, B.S., Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
June 2013

Emmanuelle Hodara
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Biochemistry – August 2015

Acacia Hori
Pitzer College
B.A., Neuroscience – May 2013

Shane Shahrestani
University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., Neuroscience
June 2016

Dominic Grisafe
California Polytechnic State
B.A., Chemistry – June 2013

William Chour
Princeton University
B.A., Chemistry – June 2013

William Mattloff
Vanderbilt University
B.E., Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics – May 2013

Omar Toubat
University of Southern California
B.A., Biological Sciences – May 2013

Reed Dillard McCardell
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Molecular Biology – July 2013
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Richard Murray (Caltech)

David Mittelstein
University of Southern California
B.S., Biomedical Engineering – May 2013
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Mory Gharib (Caltech)

Rishi Rawat
University of California, Berkeley
B.A., Molecular and Cell Biology – January 2013
Dissertation Advisors: Dr. Paul Macklin and Dr. David Agus (USC)

Alison Smith
University of California, Berkeley
B.S., Chemistry and Biology – August 2011
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Alan Epstein (USC)

Abhik Banerjee
University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. and B.S., Music and Biomedical Research – June 2012
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Mitchell Guttman (Caltech)

Daniel Naftalovich
Rutgers University
B.S., Engineering – May 2012
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Richard Murray (Caltech)

David Basta
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
B.S., Biomedical Sciences – December 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dianne Newman (Caltech)

Jonathan Liu
Johns Hopkins University
B.S. and M.S., Molecular Biology – December 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Paul Sternberg (Caltech)

Edder Lopez
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Biochemistry – March 2008
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Robert Chow and Dr. James
Knowles (USC)

Ahuva Weltman Hirschberg
University of California, Los Angeles
B.S., Biomedical Engineering – June 2012

Philip Petersen
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
B.S., Electrical Engineering – June 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. LuLu Qian (Caltech)

Terrence Jao
Johns Hopkins University
B.S. and M.S., Biomedical Engineering – May 2009
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Krishna Nayak (USC)

Kiran Nimmagadda
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
B.T., Electrical & Electronics Engineering – July 1996
University of Michigan — Ann Arbor
M.S. and Ph.D., Electrical Engineering – December 2002
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Mark Humayun and Dr.James Weiland (USC)

Jonathan Tucci
University of California, Irvine
B.S. and B.A., Biochemistry and Political Science – June 2010
Dissertation Advisor: Dr.Steven Mittelman (USC)