Jason Wu, BS

former research technician

currently a Neurobiology graduate student at Duke

Anne Marion Taylor, PhD, PE

Assistant Professor (Principal Investigator)


Postdoc, California Institute of Technology

Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine

B.S. Civil Engineering, B.S. Engineering and Public Policy, Washington University in St. Louis

Nicholas Hallfors, MS

former MS student (BME)

Research scientist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratories (PNNL)

Asif Khan, BS

former undergraduate researcher


Rebecca Bigler, BS

Genetics and Molecular Biology Curriculum PhD student

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Certificate Program


B.S., Genetic Engineering, Chemistry and Psychology minors

(Magna Cum Laude)

Tharkika Nagendran, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar


Ph.D., Neuroscience Graduate Program, Medical College of Georgia

M.Sc., Biotechnology, University of Madras, Chennai, India

B.Sc., Zoology, Meenakshi College for women, Chennai, India

Mark Niedringhaus, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar

Kent Gordon, MSE, PE

BME PhD student


M.S.E., Civil Engineering, Princeton University

B.S.E., Civil Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania

Cassie Meeker

former BME undergraduate (UNC-Chapel Hill)

Joyce Kamande, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar


Ph.D., Chemistry, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

B.S., Chemistry (first class honors), University of Nairobi, Kenya