Principal Investigator

Ting Lu

Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering (Bioengineering Profile)

Faculty Affiliate, Institute for Genomic Biology, Department of Physics, NCSA, and Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology,

Biography: B.S. in Physics, Zhejiang University (2002); Ph.D. in Biophysics, UC-San Diego (with Drs. Peter Wolynes and Jeff Hasty, 2007); Postdoc, Wyss Institute at Harvard/BU (with Dr. Jim Collins) and MIT/Princeton (with Dr. Ron Weiss) (2007-11); Assistant Professor, UIUC (2011-17); Associate Professor, UIUC (2017-present)

Postdoctoral researchers and graduate students

Wentao Kong

Postdoctoral researcher

Chen Liao

Graduate student

David Meldgin

Graduate student

Jordan Sickle

Graduate student

Tianyi Helen Li

Graduate student

Viviana Nguyen

Graduate student

Walden Jinbei Li

Graduate student

Undergraduate students

Swaroop Kapuganti

Senior, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Dirkshant Pradhan

Senior, Bioengineering