Current Participants

NASA/BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM IN SPACE BIOSCIENCES

 

Ananya Bansal

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Education
AB Degree in Astrophysics and Physics from Harvard University
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes & Egle Cekanaviciute

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)

Rukmani Cahill

Rukmani Cahill
Education
Undergraduate at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Drs. Eduardo Almeida & Liz Blaber

Cybele Collins

Cybele Collins
Education
Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Rhode Island
Location
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Advisor
Dr. Niki Parenteau

Ellen Cook

Ellen Cook
Education
B.S. in Microbiology & Immunology at University of Texas at San Antonio 2022
Advisor
Dr. Niki Parenteau

Mélissa Costes

Mélissa Costes
Education
Master's Degree in Science, Technology and Health
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes

Skylar D’Angiolillo

Skylar D'Angiolillo
Education
Honors Student at The College of New Jersey, majoring in Biology and minors in Astrophysics and Classical Studies.
Location
New Jersey, USA
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes and Barbara Novak

Amelia Espinosa

Amelia Espinosa
Education
B.S. in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Yasaman Shirazi

Radha Ganesh

Radha Ganesh
Education
BS in Computer Science from SJSU
Location
San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes and Barbara Novak

David Ho

David Ho
Education
B.S. Forensic Chemistry student at SJSU with a minor in Bioinformatics
Location
San Jose, California, USA
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes and Barbara Novak

Enya Mistry

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

Lilja Quinn

Lilja Quinn
Education
Currently working on a B.A. in Biology on the Ecology & Evolution Track at Washington University in St. Louis
Location
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Advisor
Tori Hoehler & Alta Howells

Sebastian Ruiz

Sebastian Ruiz
Education
B.S. in Biology | M.A. in Teaching anticipated in 2025
Location
Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Advisor
Dr. Lauren Sanders

Modasser Sheer

Modasser Sheer
Education
Students at SJSU in Molecular Biology
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Drs. George Cooper and Andro Rios

Cameron Wolff

Cameron Wolff
Education
BS Computer Science, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Drs. Sylvain Costes and Kirill Grigorev
BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM

 

Ceren Balkan

Ceren Balkan
Education
Istanbul Technical University, BSc in Molecular Biology and Genetics
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Celia Blanco, McCullen Sandora

Danny Caizapanta

Danny Caizapanta
Education
National Polytechnic School/ Geologist Engineering
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Anirudh Prabhu, & Huan Chen

Kelly Dobitz

Kelly Dobitz
Education
The Open University - intended degree title: BSc Natural Sciences (Biology concentration)
Advisor
Dr. Lauren Seyler

Alexander Hope Ferdinand Ferguson

Alexander Hope Ferdinand Ferguson
Education
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Advisor
Dr. Jacob Haqq-Misra

Dylan Fernandes

Dylan Fernandes
Education
Toronto Metropolitan University, Mechanical Engineering - Mechatronics specialization, 2021
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Anirudh Prabhu, & Huan Chen

Sally Ha

Sally Ha
Education
University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Intended degree: B.S. Bioengineering: Bioinformatics
Advisor
Dr. Afshin Khan

Hassan Habib

Hassan Habib
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Stuart Bartlett, Anirudh Prabhu

Praveen Kumar

Praveen Kumar
Education
IIT (BHU), Varanasi, India. Integrated Dual Degree (IDD): Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Advisor
Dr. Jacob Haqq-Misra

Andre Lecona

Andre Lecona Buttelli
Education
The Chinese University of Hong Kong - Shenzhen
Advisor
Dr. Liam Longo

Ibrahim Mahmood

Ibrahim Mahmood
Education
Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, BS Data Science
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Anirudh Prabhu, & Huan Chen

Luisa López Monzón

Luisa López Monzón
Education
University of Pennsylvania
Advisor
Dr. Graham Lau

Glimpse Pandey

Glimpse Pandey
Education
Queens University of Charlotte
Advisor
Dr. Mark Neyrinck

Ariana Patterson

Ariana Patterson
Education
Northeastern University, Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, 2023
Advisor
Dr. Kirt Robinson

Danyal Reyaz

Danyal Reyaz
Education
SRM Institute of Science and Technology, BTech in Biotechnology with specialization in Genetic Engineering
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Stuart Bartlett, Anirudh Prabhu

Pramesh Sharma

Pramesh Sharma
Education
University of California, Davis (BS in Computer Science)
Advisor
Dr. Celia Blanco

Cynthia Valenzuela

Cynthia Valenzuela
Education
Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Bachelor of Science in Genomic Biotechnology
Advisor
Dr. Lauren Seyler

Mila Vukonich

Mila Vukonich
Education
Johns Hopkins University; Physics, Bachelor of Science
Advisor
Dr. Graham Lau

Aditya Yadav

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Education
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi
Advisor
Drs. Jim Cleaves, Anirudh Prabhu, & Huan Chen