Academic Affiliates

Members of the academic community who have ongoing collaborations with one or more MRSEC faculty, and whose research goals align with current or emerging themes of the Center

Sangeeta N. Bhatia

John J. & Dorothy Wilson Professor of Health Sciences & Technology
Professor of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Biography

Gerard Boss

Distinguished Professor of Medicine
UC San Diego
Biography

Karen Christman

Professor, Bioengineering,
UC San Diego
Biography

Jinmyoung Joo

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Ulsan National Institute of Science & Technology
Biography

Dokyoung Kim

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine
Kyung Hee University
Biography

Ester Kwon

Assistant Professor, Bioengineering
UC San Diego
Biography

Ping Liu

Director, Sustainable Power & Energy Center (SPEC)
Professor, Nanoengineering
UC San Diego
Biography

Anthony O'Donoghue

Associate Professor, Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, UC San Diego
Biography

Francesco Paesani

Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, San Diego Supercomputer Center
Kurt Shuler Faculty Scholar
Biography

Ji-Ho Park

Associate Professor, Bio and Brain Engineering
KAIST Institute
Biography

Kristofer Pister

Division of Computer Science/EECS
Division of Electrical Engineering/EECS
UC Berkeley
Biography

Beatriz Prieto-Simón

ICREA Research Professor, Electronic Engineering
Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Biography

Arnold Rheingold

Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
UC San Diego
Biography

Erkki Ruoslahti

Distinguished Professor
Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Biography

Nicolas Voelcker

Professor, Drug Delivery Disposition & Dynamics
Monash University
Biography

Industrial and Government Affiliates

Connect MRSEC post-doctoral, graduate student, and undergraduate student trainees with internship opportunities at their organizations, identify emerging technological challenges within their industries that might serve to nucleate joint research opportunities, and provide advice on career paths for MRSEC trainees.

Emily Anglin

Sr. Scientist, Development Chemist
Spinnaker Biosciences

Barry Arkles

President & Founder, Gelest
Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Temple University

Akram Boukai

Co-Founder & CEO
Matrix Industries
Biography

Michelle Chen

Director/Head of Translational Medicine
Perfuse Therapeutics

John Dresios

Executive Director, Biological Innovation Center
Leidos

Jake Eisenberg

Director of B2B Development
OnePointOne

Erin Gawron-Hyla

Research Chemist
U.S. Army Research Laboratory

Robert Grober

Professor Adjunct
Yale University

Sazid Hussain

Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
AivoCode, Inc.
Biography

Tyler Kent

Process Development Engineer, Manufacturing Technical Group
Illumina
Biography

Craig Leidholm

Sr. VP of Materials Manufacturing
Tru Tag Technologies
Biography

Jamie Link

VP
EDF Renewable Energies North America

Tony Martens

Founder
Plantible Foods

Maxim Shusteff

Principal Investigator
Center for Bioengineering
Center for Engineered Materials and Manufacturing (CEMM)
Center for Micro and Nanotechnology
Biography

 

Jay Snyder

Biography

 

Nobuhiro Yagi

Senior Officer, Investment Dept. 1
Officer, Business Development Dept.
Kyoto University Innovation Capital (KYOTO-iCAP)
Biography

Jian Yang

Senior Scientist
Nanocomposix
Biography