Current Participants

NASA/BMSIS YOUNG SCIENTIST PROGRAM IN SPACE BIOSCIENCES

 

Kylie Akiyama

Kylie Akiyama
Education
Bioengineering Undergraduate at UC Berkeley
Location
Berkeley, California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Tori Hoehler

Benjamin Alva

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Education
Bioengineering PhD student at Caltech
Advisor
Sigrid Reinsch

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)

Inika Bhatia

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Education
Undergraduate at San Jose State University, B.S. in Biology and Chemistry and Bioinformatics Minors
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Samrawit Gebre, Dr. Mike Lee, NASA GeneLab

Julia Butelet

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Education
Currently pursuing a B.S. in Molecular Biology at SJSU
Advisor
Dr. Samrawit Gebre

Rose Carion

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Education
BS in biomedical engineering and a minor in bioinformatics from San Jose State University

James Casaletto

James Casaletto
Education
PhD student in Bioinformatics at University of California Santa Cruz
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Sylvain Costes

Estrella Passerat de la Chapelle

Estrella Passerat de la Chapelle
Education
M.Sc in Cellular and Integrative Neuroscience at the University of Strasbourg in France
Location
France
Advisor
Drs. Egle Cekanaviciute & Sylvain Costes

Henry Cope

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Education
PhD student at the University of Nottingham
Advisor
Dr. Samrawit Gebre

Daniel Graves

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Education
Bioengineering PhD student, Caltech beginning September 2022
Advisor
Dr. Sigrid Reinsch

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)

Shiyin Lim

Shiyin Lim
Education
Ph.D. Student in BioMechanics
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Eduardo Almeida

Enya Mistry

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

Aditi Nayak

Aditi Nayak
Education
Undergraduate at Amherst College
Location
New Jersey, USA
Advisor
Dr. Alfonso Davila

Sonali Patel

Sonali Patel
Education
Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Student at the University of Waterloo
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Sylvain Costes

Margaux Petay

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

Nate Price

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Education
Studying Microbiology and Immunology at UCLA
Advisor
Dr. Tori Hoehler

Kenny Tang

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Education
Undergraduate Molecular Biology Student at SJSU
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Samrawit Gebre

Evelyn Wong

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Education
BA in Biological Sciences; double minor in Chemistry and Bioinformatics (San Jose State University)
Location
California, USA
Advisor
Dr. Ahleah Rohr Daniel

Deshan Yapabandara

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

 

Alexandre Branco

Alexandre Branco
Advisor
Rafael Loureiro, Priscilla Lange, and Ivan Paulino-Lima

Ashleigh Burgess

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Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Tyler Campbell-Rattan

Tyler Campbell-Rattan
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Nicolli Carvalho

Nicolli Carvalho
Advisor
Priscilla Lange

Elizabeth Cobb

Elizabeth Cobb
Advisor
Angélica Anglés

Menşura Feray Çoşar

Menşura Feray Çoşar
Advisor
Jihua Hao and Joti Rouillard

Chris D’Rozario

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Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Khushi Daga

Khushi Daga
Advisor
Jihua Hao and Joti Rouillard

Cindy Emenalo

Cindy Emenalo
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Holden Faraday

Holden Faraday
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Benjamin Fields

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Advisor
McCullen Sandora

Megan Foulk

Megan Foulk
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Letícia Bonavita Mambrini Frezzarin

Letícia Bonavita Mambrini Frezzarin
Advisor
Rafael Loureiro, Priscilla Lange, and Ivan Paulino-Lima

Caroline Gatschet

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Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Adriana Gomez-Buckley

Adriana Gomez-Buckley
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Sohom Gupta

Sohom Gupta
Advisor
McCullen Sandora

Ritvik Gupta

Ritvik Gupta
Advisor
Tony Jia

Sana Hasan Jagmag

Sana Hasan Jagmag
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Jalen Crespo

Jalen Crespo
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Henry Jurney

Henry Jurney
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Zeynep Kılınç

Zeynep Kılınç
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Aleksandra Klassa

Aleksandra Klassa
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Sam Klauer

Sam Klauer
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Öznur Köşker

Öznur Köşker
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Gwen LaPlante

Gwen LaPlante
Advisor
Graham Lau, Thilina Heenatigala, and Tony Jia

Thaisa Maria da Roda Lino

Thaisa Maria da Roda Lino
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Bernard Isaiah Lo

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Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Jake Lowe

Jake Lowe
Advisor
Shawn McGlynn, Liam Longo, Harrison Smith, and Josh Goldford

Abigail Lowenkron

Abigail Lowenkron
Advisor
Jihua Hao and Joti Rouillard

Dolly Manic

Dolly Manic
Advisor
Priscilla Lange

Sakiko Miyazaki

Sakiko Miyazaki
Advisor
Graham Lau, Thilina Heenatigala, and Tony Jia

Ivette Morales

Ivette Morales
Advisor
Omer Markovitch

Jill Muszynski

Jill Muszynski
Advisor
Rafael Loureiro

Tan Nguyen

Tan Nguyen
Advisor
Tony Jia

Buduka Ogonor

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Advisor
Sanjoy Som

Fiorella Ojeda

Fiorella Ojeda
Advisor
Lev Horodyskyj

Lorraine Christine de Oliveira

Lorraine Christine de Oliveira
Advisor
Fathi Karouia

Nina Otebele

Nina Otebele
Advisor
Jen Blank and Ali Guarneros-Luna

Aslı Özkul

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Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Rushda Patel

Rushda Patel
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Divya Patel

Divya Patel
Advisor
Jen Blank and Ali Guarneros-Luna

Ruth Pillco

Ruth Pillco
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Arunava Poddar

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Advisor
Tony Jia

Roshink Rahat

Roshink Rahat
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Amy Rees

Amy Rees
Advisor
Ivan Paulino-Lima and Jessica Snyder

Juan Ruiz

Juan Ruiz
Advisor
Graham Lau, Thilina Heenatigala, and Tony Jia

Vineesha Senthil

Vineesha Senthil
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Srishti Sharma

Srishti Sharma
Advisor
Tony Jia

Mafalda Soares

Mafalda Soares
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Xiaoyi Tang

Xiaoyi Tang
Advisor
Ivan Paulino-Lima and Jessica Snyder

Toshiro Tokunaga

Toshiro Tokunaga
Advisor
Rafael Loureiro

Sevde Nur Tombul

Sevde Nur Tombul
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Hannah Towbin

Hannah Towbin
Advisor
Shawn McGlynn, Liam Longo, Harrison Smith, and Josh Goldford

Suzana Varjão

Suzana Varjão
Advisor
Lev Horodyskyj

Ishita Verma

Ishita Verma
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

George Vetushko

George Vetushko
Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

Camila Vieira

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Advisor
Rafael Loureiro, Priscilla Lange, and Ivan Paulino-Lima

Prachiti Vithole

Prachiti Vithole
Advisor
Tony Jia

Xu Wang

Xu Wang
Advisor
Jim Cleaves

Sammi Wong

Sammi Wong
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma

Anna Young

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Advisor
Svetlana Shkolyar and Andro Rios

İdil Zeybek

İdil Zeybek
Advisor
Shiladitya DasSarma and Priya DasSarma