Current Participants

NASA/BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM IN SPACE BIOSCIENCES

 

Genesis Berlanga

Genesis Berlanga
Education
M.S. Geology and Geophysics (University of Hawaii at Manoa 2017)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Tom Bristow (NASA Ames)

Dana Burton

Dana Burton
Education
Ph.D. Anthropology (George Washington University)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Alfonso Davila

Jennifer Keith

Jennifer Keith
Education
M.S. Atmospheric Science (University of California - Davis, in progress)
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som (NASA Ames)

Enya Mistry

Enya Mistry
Education
Irvington High School
Location
Mountain View, California
Advisor
Dr. Eduardo Almeida

Margaux Petay

Young Scientist Margaux Petay
Education
M.S. Chemistry & Life Sciences (PSL University)
Location
Paris, France

Deshan Yapabandara

Deshan Yapabandara
Education
B.S. Biology (currently at De Anza College)
Location
Sunnyvale, California
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic
BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM

 

Ismael Acosta

Ismael Acosta
Education
Bachelor in Biology, Bachelor in Astronomy (Universidad de la República, Facultad de Ciencias)
Advisor
Dr. Omer Markovitch

Omar Alaidy

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Education
Biotechnology and Life Sciences (Ain Shams University)
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios & Dr. Graham Lau

Aayush Arya

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Education
Physics (Lovely Professional University)
Advisor
Dr. Jim Cleaves & Dr. Chris Butch

Andrew Bieler

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Education
B.S in Psych and Brain Sciences (UC Santa Barbara)
Advisor
Dr. Jen Blank

Esma Nur Bozlak

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Education
Biology (Hacettepe University)
Advisor
Drs. Andro Rios & Graham Lau

Pernelle Chan

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Education
B.S. Cell Biology (University of California, Davis)
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic

Berfin Dağ

Berfin Dağ
Education
Molecular Biology and Genetics (Afyon Kocatepe University)
Advisor
Dr. Omer Markovitch

Sriram Devata

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Education
Computational Natural Sciences (International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad)
Advisor
Dr. Jim Cleaves

Nurbanu Erölmez

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Education
B.Sc. Molecular Biology and Genetics, Minor in Bioengineering (Konya Food and Agriculture University)
Advisor
Drs. Andro Rios & Graham Lau

Emily Felder

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Education
Geology (Pasadena City College)
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios & Dr. Graham Lau

Madeline Garner

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Education
(College of Coastal Georgia)
Advisor
Gina Misra & Dr. Rafael Loureiro

María José Villarreal Gómez

María José Villarreal Gómez
Education
Microbiology and Bioanalysis (Industrial University of Santander)
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri

Jovel Varghese Jose

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Education
B.Tech Biotechnology (Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Mumbai)
Advisor
Drs. Afshin Khan & Parag Vaishampayan

Rômulo Vitor Leão Lemos

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Education
Masters Degree in Information Systems (University of São Paulo)
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri

Rongrong Liu

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Education
B.S. Cognitive Science & Statistics (University of California, San Diego)
Advisor
Dr. Anamaria Berea

Shireen Mathur

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Education
Aerospace Engineering (Amity University, Maharashtra, India)
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri

Anurup Mohanty

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Education
Biotechnology (SRM Institute of Science and Technology)
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios & Dr. Graham Lau

Jéssica Carneiro Oliveira

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Education
Biological Sciences (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - Brazil)
Advisor
Dr. Jacob Haqq-Misra

Naiara Patiño

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Education
Licentiate's Degree Physics (Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela)
Advisor
Dr. Andro Rios & Dr. Graham Lau

Christopher Patterson

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Education
Bioresource Engineering (McGill University)
Advisor
Dr. Jen Blank

Emily Peñaherrera

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Education
Molecular and Cellular Biology (University of Arizona)
Advisor
Dr. Betül Kaçar

Ruth Estefany Quispe Pilco

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Education
M.Sc. Molecular Biology (Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos)
Advisor
Dr. Milena Popovic

Durga Sapkota

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Education
Bachelors in Law, Bachelors in Art (Kathmandu School of Law)
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som

Cathryn Sephus

Cathryn Sephus
Education
Bachelors of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology (University of Arizona)
Advisor
Dr. Betul Kaçar

Serhat Sevgen

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Education
M.Sc. Oceanography (Institute of Marine Sciences, METU)
Advisor
Dr. Sanjoy Som

Aditi Sharma

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Education
Chemical Engineering (University of California, San Diego)
Advisor
Dr. Graham Lau

Will Suero Amparo

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Education
B.S. Biomedical Engineering (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
Advisor
Dr. Dimitra Atri

Tsu-Wang Sun

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Education
B.S. Plant Pathology (National Chung Hsing University)
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Tony Jia, & Chris Butch

Paulina Umansky

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Education
B.S. Astrophysics & Planetary Science (UC Berkeley)
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Tony Jia, Chris Butch, & Dimitra Atri