Meet The Team

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Sean X. Sun

Professor

Principle Investigator

Sean Sun is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Institute of NanoBioTechnology (INBT) at the Whiting School of Engineering. He is also a member of the Center for Cell Dynamics (CCD). His research interests are in biomechanics of the cell and tissues, mathematical biology, bioengineering, and fundamental cell biology.

 

Dr. Sun was a 2017 inductee as an AIMBE Fellow, for outstanding contributions to our quantitative understanding of cell mechanics, cell motility and force generation mechanisms in live cells. He is also a fellow of the American Physical Society.

He received his BS from Penn State in 1994 and PhD in Theoretical Chemistry from the University of California, Berkley, in 1998.

ssun AT jhu.edu

Current Members

Qin Ni

Lab Captain, Postdoc

Institute for NanoBioTechnology

Gene Fu

PhD Student

Physics

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Yufei Wu

PhD Student

Mechanical Engineering

Morgan Benson

Master's Student

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Zhuoxu Ge

PhD Student

Mechanical Engineering

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Ethan Wang

Master's Student

Mechanical Engineering / SOM Oncology

Previous Members

Name
Years
Previous Role
Current Position
Mohammad Ikbal Choudhury
2021
PhD Student
Postdoc at Caltech
Ana Vasconcelos
2021
Postdoc
Founder of Deep Science Ventures
Debonil Maity
2020
PhD Student
Research Scientist at Intel
Nicolas Perez Gonzalez
2019
PhD Student
Postdoc at ETH Zurich
Nash Rochman
2018
PhD Student
Postdoc at NIH
Jiaxiang Tao
2017
PhD Student
Postdoc at Carnegie Institute of Science
Sarita Korde
2015
PhD Student
Research Scientist at Pfizer
Fangwei Si
2014
PhD Student
Assistant Professor of Physics at Carnegie Mellon University
Osman Yogurtcu
2011
PhD Student
ORISE Fellow and Staff Scientist at Food and Drug Administration
Alfredo Celedon
2009
PhD Student
CEO of Scanogen
Ganhui Lan
2008
PhD Student
Assistant professor of physics at George Washington University
Jin Seob Kim
Postdoc
Lecturer at Johns Hopkins
Erdinc Atilgan
Postdoc
Research scientist at Columbia University Medical School
Sam Walcott
Postdoc
Associate professor of mathematics at UC Davis
Sitikantha Roy
Postdoc
Professor of mechanical engineering at IIT Deli
Hongyuan Jiang
Postdoc
Professor of modern mechanics at University of Science and Technology of China
Bo Li
Postdoc
Associate professor of mechanical engineering at Tsinghua University
Evgeny Stukalin
Postdoc
Jin Seob Kim
Postdoc
Lecturer at Johns Hopkins
Dhruv Kumar Vig
Postdoc
CEO of Decoded Health
Yizeng Li
Postdoc
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at SUNY
Jing Yang
Postdoc
Associate Professor at Lan Zhou University