Our Group

Mohammad R. K. Mofrad, PhD

Mohammad R. K. Mofrad, PhD

Professor and PI

Fayyaz Ahamed

Fayyaz Ahmed

LINC Complex

Ehsaneddin Asgari

Ehsaneddin Asgari

PhD candidate in Applied Science & Technology
Deep Learning in Biology, Deep Proteomics

Christina Baek

Christina Baek

Integrating Molecular Dynamics and Machine Learning

Andrew Dickson

Andrew Dickson

Deep Learning in Biology, Deep Proteomics, Deep Genomics

Brian Jeffers

Brian Jeffers

LINC Complex

Zainab Haydari

Zainab Haydari

PhD candidate in Bioengineering
Mechanics of Stretch-Activated Ion Channels in the Immune System

Zeinab Jahed

Zeinab Jahed, PhD

Visiting Scholar
Nuclear-cytoskeleton linkage in cellular mechanotransduction

Jiwon

Jiwon “Jimmy” Kim

Deep Learning, Cardiovascular Biomechanics

Ali Madani

Ali Madani, PhD

Visiting Scholar
Machine Learning / Deep Learning in Medicine, Molecular Modeling, Public Health

Claire Man

Claire Man

NPC

Atsushi MATSUDA

Atsushi MATSUDA

PhD student in Mechanical Engineeringra
Models of Nucleocytoplasmic Transport, Coarse-Grained Modeling of the Nuclear Pore Complex

Sungmin Park

Sungmin Park, PhD

Post-Doc in Bioengineering
Cell Adhesion

Mohaddeseh Peyro

Mohaddeseh Peyro

PhD candidate in Mechanical Engineering
Models of Nucleocytoplasmic Transport, Coarse-Grained Modeling of the Nuclear Pore Complex

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Hengameh Shams, PhD

Visiting Scholar
Mechanobiology of Integrins and Focal Adhesion Dynamics

Mohammad Soheilypour

Mohammad Soheilypour, PhD

Visiting Scholar
Microbiomes, Nucleocytoplasmic Transport

Hassan P. Modarres

Hassan P. Modarres, PhD

Visiting Scholar

Bioinformatics

Shukei Sugita

Shukei Sugita, PhD

Visiting Professor (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)

Sage Templeton

Sage Templeton

Transmembrane Proteins

R. Sarah Kohansal

R. Sarah Kohansal, PhD/MPH

Education and Outreach Manager

Public Health, Education


Alumni

Ms. Anwaar Al-Zireeni (presently CEO and Co-founder of Diagnostics Startup Privail Inc.)
Dr. Amirhossein Arzani (presently Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Northern Arizona University)
Dr. Mohammad Azimi (presently Quantum Software Engineering Manager at Rigetti Computing)
Mr. Alex Baelde (presently in Healthcare Project Manager at Poly-Shape)
Dr. Ahmed Bakhaty (presently Data Scientist at WorkDay)
Ms. Heather Bowerman (presently CEO and Founder at Dot Labs)
Mr. Jack Bulat (presently at U. Penn School of Medicine)
Dr. Preethi Chandran (presently Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at Howard University)
Dr. Javad Golji (presently Senior Research Scientist at Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research (NIBR))
Dr. Zeinab Jahed (presently Post-Doc at Stanford University)
Dr. Yousef Jamali (presently Assistant Professor of Bio-Mathematics at Tarbiat Modares University)
Dr. Helene Karcher (presently Senior Research Scientist at Novartis)
Dr. Reza Karimi (presently Lead Data Scientist at Elsevier)
Dr. Ahmad Khalil (presently Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Boston University)
Dr. Kevin S. Kolahi (presently Medical Resident at Stanford School of Medicine)
Dr. Joseph Leach (presently Medical Resident at UCSF School of Medicine)
Dr. Seung Lee (presently Co-Founder at Vintage Lab)
Dr. Mehrdad Mehrbod (presently CEO at NextGen Sequencing startup Riz-Araye Sharif)
Dr. Seyed Hanif Mahboobi (presently Senior Data Scientist at ‎Amazon)
Dr. Kranthi Mandadapu (presently Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UC Berkeley)
Dr. Ruhollah Moussavi-Baygi (presently Post-Doc at UCSF)
Dr. Ioanna Pagani (presently a Staff Scientist, Bioinformatics at Life Technologies Corporation)
Dr. Sephalie Patel (presently Anesthesiologist at Moffitt Cancer Center)
Mr. Stephen Peter (presently Senior R&D Engineer at Ceterix Orthopaedics)
Dr. Nur Aida Abdul Rahim (presently technology consultant at Luna Innovations Inc)
Dr. Amir Shamloo (presently Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Sharif University of Technology)
Dr. Hengameh Shams (presently Post-Doc at UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences)
Mr. Daniel Shreter (presently at Director WW OEM Marketing at Microsoft)
Mr. Nima Vahdati Nia (presently R&D Engineer at Edwards Lifesciences)
Dr. Ashkan Vaziri (presently Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Northeastern University)
Dr. Eli J. Weinberg (presently at McKinsey & Co.)
Dr. Sang-Hee Yoon (presently Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Inha University, South Korea)
Mr. Peter White (presently Senior Director at Salesforce)
Dr. Ting Zhu (presently Associate Professor of Life Sciences at Tsinghua University, China)