Principal Investigator

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Krishnendu Roy, Ph.D.
Robert A. Milton Chair
Director, NSF Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Cell Manufacturing Technologies (CMaT)
Director, Marcus Center for Cell-Therapy Characterization and Manufacturing (MC3M)
Technical Lead, National Cell Manufacturing Consortium
Director, Center for ImmunoEngineering

Research Scientists


Pallab Pradhan, Ph.D.
Research Focus:  Effect of presentation methods on the molecular mechanism of combinatorial adjuvants. Read More
pallab.pradhan@bme.gatech.edu

Post Docs


Randall Toy, Ph.D.
Research Focus: Engineering nanoparticles for immunotherapy Read More
randall.toy@bme.gatech.edu

Hannah Wilson Song, Ph.D.
Research Focus: Cell therapy manufacturing Read More
hannah.wilson@bme.gatech.edu

Graduate Students

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Jiaying “Ingrid” Liu, B.S.
Research Focus: Synthetic Nanoparticle Antibodies for Cancer Immunotherapy. Read More
jliu380@gatech.edu
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Joscelyn Mejías, B.S.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
BioMAT Trainee and CTEng Trainee
Research Focus: Nano-in-micro particles for pulmonary delivery. Read More
jcmejias@gatech.edu
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Michael Nelson, B.S.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Stem Cell Biomanufacturing IGERT Trainee
Research Focus: Multi-niche culture method for mimicking human bone marrow. Read More
mrnelson@gatech.edu
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Ni Su, B.S.
BME-PKU Program

nisu.pku@gmail.com
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Alexandra Atalis, B.S.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
CTEng Trainee
Research Focus: A 3D microfluidic tissue-lymphatic interface model for high-throughput screening of vaccine adjuvants. Read More
aatalis3@gatech.edu
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Nate Dwarshuis, B.S.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Stem Cell Biomanufacturing IGERT Trainee
Research Focus: Functionalized Microenvironments for T cell Manufacturing. Read More
ndwarshuis3@gatech.edu
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Casey Vantucci, B.S.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Research Focus: Immunomodulation to Improve Healing after Severe Musculoskeletal Trauma. Read More
cvantucci3@gatech.edu
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Alex Beach, B.S.
CTEng Trainee
Research Focus: Creating Nanoparticle Carriers for Drug Delivery.
abeach9@gatech.edu
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Delta Ghoshal, B.S.E.
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Research Focus: Microfluidic Tumor Models for Adoptive Cell Therapy Testing.
delta@gatech.edu
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S’Dravious DeVeaux, B.S., M.S.
Research Focus: High-throughput Biomaterial platforms for Mesenchymal Stem Cell Manufacturing.
sdeveaux3@gatech.edu

Undergraduate and High School Students

Undergrad

  • David Frey, BME & NEUR, 2018 CMaT REU student
  • Cole Keenum, ChBE
  • Anagha Krishnan, BME
  • Zahra Mousavi Karimi, BME, Petit Scholar
  • Priya Nair, BME
  • Madeline Smerchansky, BME, Petit Scholar
  • Simran Dhal, BME
  • Emily Keith, BME
  • Evelyn Lu, BME
  • Neha Narang, BME
  • Gabriela Cortes, BME
  • Joel Martinez-Goyco, BME

High School

  • Ayanna Prather, ENGAGES Scholar
  • Brooklin Mays, ENGAGES Scholar

Alumni

Post-Docs/Research Scientists

  • Hui Liu, Ph.D, 2002-2005
  • Hui Nie, M.D. 2007-2008
  • Nathalie Guimard, Ph.D. 2009-2010
  • Irina Fernandez, Ph.D. 2008-2011
  • Ranjna Madan-Lala, Ph.D. 2014-2016
  • Kyung-Ho Roh, Ph.D.2013-2016

Graduate Students

Ph.D. Students

Masters Students

  • Haeok Gu, M.S. 2004
  • Maria Alvarez, M.S. 2004
  • Kathryn Erickson, M.S. 2009
  • Asha Fleury, M.S. 2013
  • Adriana Santiago-Miranda, 2017

Undergraduate Students

  • Aaron Patel
  • Sahil Kemkar
  • Kevin Bai, BME 2016, Petit Scholar, Medical College of GA
  • Marina Brand, BME
  • Jingming Xie, PKU
  • Viju Ramesh, ChBE 2017
  • Anokhi Patel, BME 2018
  • Angela Jimenez, UF SURE student
  • Nguyen, Ahn (Lily), BME
  • Shohini Ghosh-Choudhary, BME 2017
  • Blake Lash, BME 2017
  • Emily Chang, BME
  • Meng Sun PKU
  • Katherine Richardson, BME 2018
  • Andrew McNair, BME
  • Zach Settelmyer, BME
  • Olivia Liseth, BME 2019 (University of Florida), 2018 SURE student
  • Chinwendu Chukwu, BME 2021 (Rutgers), 2018 CMaT REU student
  • Gita Balakirsky (Ohio State University)

High School Students

  • Qwantayvious Stiggers, ENGAGES Scholar, U. Michigan
  • Omari Weems, ENGAGES Scholar, Georgia Tech
  • Natasha Stallings, ENGAGES Scholar, George Washington University
  • Ama Asseh, Northwestern University
  • Gita Balakirsky, Ohio State University