People

Lab Administrative Assistant

Carole Loeffen Berthet

Postdoctoral Members

Dr. Yi Zhao

Ph.D. 2014 National University of Singapore, Singapore

B.S. 2009 Sichuan University, China

Member since November 2014 — (moved with the team to EPFL as of October 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Badminton, hiking

Dr. Xuyu Liu*

Ph.D. 2016 University of Sydney, Australia

M.S. 2011 Victoria University of Welington, New Zealand

B.S. 2008 Victoria University of Welington, New Zealand

Member since January 2017 — (moved with the team to EPFL as of September 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Magic tricks, badminton

*Xuyu is currently in active collaboration with us, while setting up his own lab in Sydney Heart Research Institute, Australia

Dr. Chaosheng Luo

2015-2017 Postdoc, Massachussets Institute of Technology, USA

2017-2019 Postdoc, Colorado State University, USA

Ph.D 2015 Peking University, China

M.S. 2012 Peking University, China

B.S. 2011 Beijing Technology and Business University, China

Member since Fall 2019

Favorite Pastimes: Table tennis, reading, watching movies

We are also looking forward to welcoming Amogh Kulkarni and Dalu Chang who will join us in early and mid 2020 as postdoctoral team members, and Phillippe Ly, who is also joining the team in summer 2020 as a graduate student member

Graduate Students

Jesse Poganik

PhD student (Cornell and EPFL)

NIH-CBI T32 Training Program Fellow (2015 fall – 2017 spring)

American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellow (since 2017 July)

B.S. 2013 Chemistry, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY, U.S.A

Member since Spring 2015 — (moved with the team to EPFL as of December 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Reading, hiking

Daniel Urul

PhD student (Cornell and EPFL)Cornell Graduate Fellowship Awardee (2016 fall – 2017 spring)

NSF GRFP Fellow (2017 summer – 2020)

B.S. 2014 Chemistry, University of Florida, FL, U.S.A

Member since Spring 2016 — (moved with the team to EPFL as of December 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Tabletop games, coding

Alexandra Van Hall-Beauvais

PhD student at EPFL (since Spring 2019)

Cornell Graduate Fellowship Awardee (2017 fall – 2018 spring)

NSF GRFP Fellow (2018 summer – 2018 fall)

M.S. in Chemical Biology, 2018, Cornell University, NY, U.S.A

B.S. in Chemistry, 2016, University at Buffalo, NY, U.S.A

Member since Spring 2017 — (moved with the team to EPFL as of November 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Playing the flute, traveling, baking

Lingxi Wang

PhD student at EPFL (since Spring 2019)

M.S. in Chemical Biology, 2018, Cornell University, NY, U.S.A

B.S. in Chemistry, 2017, Tsinghua University, China

Member since Spring 2018 –– (moved with the team to EPFL as of October 2018)

Favorite Pastimes: Playing Pipa (Chinese lute), drawing, swimming

Chloé Rogg

Doctoral candidate at EPFL (since Spring 2019)

M.S. in Chemical Biology, 2018, UNIGE/EPFL, Switzerland

B.S. in Biochemistry, 2016, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Member since Spring 2019

Favorite Pastimes: Cooking, skiing

Kuan-Ting Huang

Doctoral candidate at EPFL (since Fall 2019)

M.S. in Chemistry, 2018, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

B.S. in Chemistry, 2016, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Member since Fall 2019

Favorite Pastimes: Traveling, reading

 

Master Students

Jinmin Liu (NCCR Chemical Biology, UNIGE/ EPFL)

Full-time research student

Favorite Pastimes: Playing the guitar, cooking

Program period: Feb 2019 — Jan 2020

Jean-Alexandre David (EPFL)

Semester research student

Favorite Pastimes: reading, visiting art expositions, volleyball

Program period: Fall semester 2019