Alumni

Name Advisor Degree Awarded Dissertation Title
Kareem Ahmad 2012 Building better diagnostics through directed evolution of biomolecules and by harnessing ubiquitous technology
Anubhav Arora 2009 Designing Physicochemical Applications for Minimally-Invasive Transdermal Drug and Vaccine Delivery
Golnaz Badie 2005 Role of DNA Adenine Methylase in Regulation of Bacterial Gene Expression, Virulence, and the Elicitation of Immune Responses
John Ballew 2013 Characterization of antibody-epitope recognition and antigen discovery in autoimmune disease
Lukmaan Bawazer 2010 Directed Laboratory Evolution of Biomaterializing Enzymes
Jamie Bishop 2005 Characterization of microtubule-targeted drugs acting at the colchicine-binding domain
Andrew Bonham 2010 Novel Optical Techniques for Exploring the DNA Binding Affinity and Specificity of Eukaryotic Transcription Factors and Transcription Factor Complexes
Chris Brunquell 2012 Investigating the Role of Gro/TLE Degradation During Bit1-mediated Cell Death
Kyle Chipman 2011 Integrative modeling of genomics data
Andreou Chrysafis 2013 Interfacial Transport Processes in Microfluidic Systems for Precision Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
Brett Cook 2017 Mechanistic Distinctions of Peripheral Neuropathies Induced by Microtubule-targeting Agents
Stephanie Snyder De Los Rios 2006 Biochemical and structural studies of Escherichia coli leucine-responsive regulatory protein
Daniel Demartini 2014 Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms Controlling Tunable Reflectance
Elie Diner 2011 A Tale of Two Domains: novel biochemical properties of a contact dependent inhibition (CDI) system from uropathogenic E. coli
Joy Erickson 2016 Expression patterns of legume-specific cell wall proteins and their genomic organization in Medicago truncatula & Investigating the relationship between post-translational modification and AFP2 function
Germaine Fu 2005 Calcium carbonate biomineralization: Characterizing the molecular mechanisms of protein-mineral interaction
Grant Gucinski 2017 Delivery and Activity of Contact-Dependent Growth Inhibition Nuclease Toxins
Aaron Hernday 2004 The mechanisms by which DNA adenine methylase, PapI and CpxAR regulate the pap epigenetic switch in uropathogenic Escherichia coli
Niels Holten-Andersen 2008 The Mussel Thread Cuticle: A Protective Coating of an Extensible Bio-Fiber
Celeste Holz-Schietinger 2011 The regulation and enzymatic properties of the human DNA methyltransferase 3A
Andrea Jani 2014 The Rana Sierrae Skin Microbiome in the Face of Invasion by a Fungal Pathogen
Jonathan Kohn 2005 Physical properties and engineering applications of unfolded proteins
Poornima Kolhar 2012 Biomaterial design for specific cellular interactions: Role of surface functionalization and geometric features
Alexey Koyfman 2008 Design, Investigation, and Application of Nucleic Acid Architectures
Jessica Kubicek-Sutherland 2015 Host-Pathogen Interactions Influencing Bacterial Countermeasures
Matthew Lalli 2015 Functional Genomics Approaches for Understanding Neurological Disorders
Camille Lawrence 2013 Determinants of folding rates of cooperative biopolymers
Michael Lawson 2013 Spatial Stochastic Modeling and Simulation of Polarisome Formation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Zhiqun Li 2010 Adenosine Deaminase Acting on RNA (ADAR1) as a Modulator of Innate Antiviral Immunity
Jun Lin 2011 From single molecules to networks: studying biopolymers with magnetic tweezers
Lisa Lindert 2002 Cyclin-dependent kinase 2: Kinetic basis for regulation and substrate specificity
Matthew Menyo 2015 Fine-tuning catechol reactivity in synthetic polymeric materials
Dusty Miller 2015 Adhesion beyond the interface: Molecular adaptations of the mussel byssus to the intertidal zone
Henry Mirsky 2010 Modeling and Analysis of The Mammalian Circadian Clock
Dana Novak Moses 2007 Structure, Biochemistry, and Mechanical Properties of Glycera Marine Worm Jaws
James Neilson 2010 Kinetic Control of Aqueous Hydrolysis: Modulating Structure/Property Relationships in Inorganic Crystals
Aaron Newman 2010 Computational Methods for Exploring the Tandem Repeat Protein Universe
Javin Oza 2012 A biochemical linkage between methanogenesis and protein synthesis in hydrogenotropic archaea
Julie Dey Palter 2013 Programmed cell death and cellular stress: Insights from Caenorhabditis elegans pink-1 and icd-1
Adriana Patterson 2012 The Detection of Infection with Electrochemical DNA Biosensors
Britney Pennington 2015 Xeno-Free Derivation of Retinal Pigmented Epithelium from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Stacey Peterson 2007 Mechanisms of Escherichia coli DNA adenine methyltransferase and leucine-responsive regulatory protein as transcriptional regulators of the pap operon
Aaron Putzke 2003 Roles of a Caenorhabditis elegans Fer-type nonreceptor tyrosine kinase in morphogenesis and Wnt signaling
Jeremy Schmit 2005 Intermolecular bonding in conjugated polymers
Anna Simon 2015 Rational Design of Cooperative Receptors and Responsive Materials
Keith Strohmaier 2005 Characterization of the genetic network of endoderm formation in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans
YerPeng Tan 2014 Understanding Squid Beak Biochemistry: A Model for Bio-inspired Gradient Material Processing
Amanda Trent 2012 Characterization of the genetic network of endoderm formation in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans
Nathan Uter 2005 Kinetic origins of catalytic specificity in glutaminyl transfer RNA synthetase
Armand Vartanian 2011 Structure of the Cytoplasmic Ring of the Bacterial Flagellar Motor
Scott Wasko 2010 Biochemistry and Structure-Function Relationships in the Proteinaceous Egg Capsules of Busycotypus canaliculatus
Herschel Watkins 2013 The thermodynamics of surface-bound biopolymers
Kimberly Weirich 2012 Quantitative Investigations with Lipid Worms and Supported Bilayers
Ben Youngblood 2006 Analysis of Conformational Transitions that Facilitate DNA Methyltransferase Specificity and Catalysis