PhD graduates


  • Makiko Quint – graduated Winter 2017
  • Chai Lor – graduated Winter 2015,

Postdoc at the Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.

  • Ron Pandolfi – graduated Winter 2014,

Staff Scientist at the Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.

  • Andrea Rodarte – graduated Summer 2014,

Staff Scientist  at Sandia National Laboratory

  • Tessa Pinon – graduated 2013,

Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

  • Lam Nguyen – graduated 2012,

Postdoc in the Jensen lab at Caltech

  • Jennifer Kirchhoff  – graduated 2011

Science writer at American Journal Experts

Former postdoctoral researchers


Working hard at the National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS) at Brookhaven labs with (from left) Jing Yuan, Jen Kirchhoff and Lam Nguyen.
Jen Kirchhoff and Lam Nguyen outside the hutch on the beamline

Soft Matter and biophysics at the University of California, Merced