Group meetings are held on Zoom every Monday from 5:00pm-6:30pm EST.

First-year PhD Students interested in joining the lab are welcome to attend. Please reach out to Kathy Simons ( for the meeting link.

DateTitleMain presenter [2-minute updates]
08/31/2020Socially distant picnic: In celebration of Alex and Daniela’s graduationN/A
09/07/2020No meeting – Labor DayN/A
09/14/2020First group meeting: Planning for the semesterN/A
09/21/2020Electrochemomechanical study on oxygen vacancy in perovskite ABO3Yen-Ting [Anna, Ming, Alana]
09/28/2020High throughput, functional in vivo genetic drug delivery using nanoparticles with DNA barcodesBrandon [Cammie, Xining, Catherine]
10/05/2020Engineered in vitro models of dysmyelinating diseaseMing [Yen-Ting, Brian, Vanessa]
10/12/2020No meeting – Indigenous Peoples’ DayClick here.
10/19/2020Multi-donor analysis of MSC single cell RNA sequencing dataXining [Anna, Ming, Alana]
10/26/2020Investigation of donor-dependent trends in RNAseq data through machine learning techniquesCatherine [Cammie, Xining, Brandon]
11/02/2020TBDAnna [Yen-Ting, Vanessa]
11/09/2020No meeting N/A
11/16/2020Mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) phenotypic response to culture conditionsCamille [Anna, Ming, Itay]
11/23/2020No meeting – Thanksgiving BreakN/A
11/30/2020TBDVanessa [Cammie, Yen-Ting]