People

PI

Belinda AkpaBelinda S Akpa received her PhD at the University of Cambridge in 2007.  She is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences at North Carolina State University. She is also a faculty affiliate of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and a member of the graduate programs in Biomathematics and Comparative Biomedical Sciences.

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

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Graduate Students

Nicolas Barbera (UIC)Headshot
Focus: Molecular dynamics; lipid-protein interactions
PhD Candidate, Chemical Engineering, 2015-present
MS, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Johns Hopkins University (2014)
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Vincent Tompkins (NCSU)vt
Focus: host-pathogen interactions
PhD Candidate, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2016-present
MS, Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico (2016)
BS, North Carolina State University
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Undergraduate and Other Researchers

Rohan Shah - UIC-ChemERohan Shah
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in his Sophomore Year (Summer 2015-present)

Mohammad NofulMNoful
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in his Sophomore year (Summer 2015-present)


NBiondoNicholas Biondo

BS Candidate, Animal Sciences
Joined us in his Sophomore Year (Summer 2016-present)

 


Alumni (Graduate)

Manuela A A Ayee
Thesis: Molecular modeling of endogenous and exogenous toxins at phospholipid interfaces
PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2015)
MS, Chemical Engineering, Iowa State University (2008)
Currently: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Medicine, UIC

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Justin D Carlson
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2014)
BS Chemistry, Pacific Lutheran University (2007)

BernardBernard Hsu
PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, (2015)
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago
Currently: Novo Nordisk

Ilin Kuo
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2012)
BS, Biochemistry
Currently: Depomed

Akshaya S T Polaepalli
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2016)
BS, Chemical Engineering

RubinTorfRubin D Torf
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2013)
BS, Astronomy
Currently: SunCoke Energy

Alejandro J Trimarchi
MS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2013)
BS, Chemical Engineering
Currently: Rich Products

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Alumni (Undergraduate)

Linda QuanLinda Quan
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago (2011)
Joined us in her Junior year
Currently: Engineer at Baxter Healthcare

Elizabeth Moscoso
BS, Chemical Engineering, 2012
Joined us in her Senior year (Spring 2012)
Currently: Cargill

Amber MayAmberMay
BS, Chemical Engineering, 2014
Joined us in her Junior year (Summer 2013)

 

David_Alonso_Profile_PictureDavid Alonso
BS, Chemical Engineering 2015
Joined us in his Sophomore year (Summer 2013)

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Zamia Siddiqui
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in her Sophomore year (Spring 2014)

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BS Biology, Loyola University
BS, Chemical Engineering 2015
Joined us in his Junior year (Spring 2014)

Mike Getz

Michael Getz
BS, Chemical Engineering 2015
Currently: PhD Candidate UCSD
Joined us in his Sophomore year (Summer 2013-Summer 2015)

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Richard Murphy
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in his Sophomore year (Summer 2014-Summer 2015)

Jessica Shoukry

Jessica Shoukry
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in her Junior year (Summer 2014-Summer 2015)

Kelly Corbittkelly corbitt
BS, Chemical Engineering (2015)
Joined us in her Junior year (Summer 2014-Summer 2015)

talha al-zoubiTalha Al-Zoubi
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in his Junior year (Fall 2014-Summer 2015)

Charles Rothchuckroth
BS Biochemistry
BS Candidate, Chemical Engineering
Joined us in his Sophomore year (Spring 2015-Spring 2016)