People

 

 Dr. Jessica L. Rouge

Postdoctoral Associates

Graduate Students

Saketh Gudipati

saketh.gudipati@uconn.edu

(University of Hyderabad, M.S., Chemistry)

Project: Enzyme-mediated assembly of RNA aptamers at nanoparticle surfaces through the synthesis of novel enzymatic substrates

David Loe

david.loe@uconn.edu

(St. Olaf College, B. A. Chemistry)

Project: In vitro selection of stimuli responsive RNA aptamers

Josh Santiana

joshua.santiana@uconn.edu

(University of New Haven, B. S. Chemistry & Forensic Science)

Project: Enzyme-guided assembly of peptides at nanoparticle surfaces

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Mark Tolentino

mark.tolentino@uconn.edu

(University of the Philippines – Diliman, BS Chemistry)

Ina De La Fuente

ina.delafuente@uconn.edu

University of the Philippines – Diliman

Shraddha Sawant

(University of Mumbai)

Jenna Cannata

(Southern Connecticut State University)

Undergraduates

Patrick Corrigan

UConn Freshman, Chemistry Major

High School Student Researchers

Cassie George –  Senior, Glastonbury High School –Advanced Research Mentorship (ARM) program.

Dina Allam – Senior, Glastonbury High School –Advanced Research Mentorship (ARM) program.

Group Alumni

Dr. Alyssa Hartmann, Graduate Student, Postdoctoral Associate at the National Cancer Institute, Frederick MD.

Dr. Joseph Awino – Postdoctoral Associate, currently a Chemistry Lecturer at Iowa State University.

Dr. Md Arifuzzaman – Postdoctoral Associate, currently Postdoctoral Associate at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Dr. Binglin Sui – Postdoctoral Associate, currently postdoc at Xu Lab, South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

Halle Barber, UConn Undergraduate Chemistry Major (2020), currently PhD student at McGill University.

Alex Fisher – UConn Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Major (2020), currently working at Medtronic

Nicole Gomez – UConn Undergraduate Chemistry Major (2018). Currently Postgraduate Research Associate, Testani Lab, Yale School of Medicine.

Emily Saccuzzo – UConn Undergraduate Chemistry Major (2018). Currently PhD student at Georgia Institute of Technology, Lieberman Group.

Dominic Cairns-Gibson – Undergraduate Researcher – UConn-Edinburgh Exchange Program (2017), Currently PhD candidate at The University of Edinburgh.

Carolyn Brown –College of the Holy Cross Senior, Summer 2016 NSF-REU student, now a scientist at Sarepta Therapeutics.

Kris Channa –UConn undergraduate, Molecular and Cell Biology Major, Bioinformatics Minor, Pre-Medical Student

Tushar Sondhi –  Senior, Glastonbury High School –Advanced Research Mentorship (ARM) program. Currently Undergraduate at University of California, Berkeley.

Jamie Cheung – Senior, Glastonbury High School –Advanced Research Mentorship (ARM) program, currently undergraduate at the University of Pittsburgh.

Kelly Kruysman – Quinnipiac University, Summer 2017 NSF-REU student.

Maiena Kheyabani – Windham High School, ACS SEED High School Scholar.

Zaret Rodriguez – Windham High School, ACS SEED High School Scholar.