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Andrei Tokmakoff

Andrei Tokmakoff

Henry G. Gale Distinguished Service Professor and Chair, Dept. of Chemistry

Ph.D., Stanford University, 1995
M.S., Stanford University, 1991
B.S., California State Univ., Sacramento, 1988

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Monali Sawai

Monali Sawai

Science Editor and Group Administrator

Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1998

monalisawai@uchicago.edu
    

Brennan Ashwood

Brennan Ashwood

Graduate Student

B.S., Case Western Reserve University, 2017

Structural dynamics of DNA

        

Melissa Bodine

Melissa Bodine

Graduate Student

B.A., Lake Forest College, 2018

Dynamics of ions in water

    

Luis Busto de Moner

Luis Busto de Moner

Graduate Student

M.Sc. Thesis, UC Irvine, 2019
M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry, IQS School of Engineering, 2019
B.Sc. Chemistry, IQS School of Engineering, 2017

Insulin dynamics and spectral modeling (co-advised by Aaron Dinner)

        

Max Moncada Cohen

Max Moncada Cohen

Undergraduate Researcher

 

 

 

Mixing in microfluidic chips

 

Bogdan Dereka

Bogdan Dereka

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ph.D., University of Geneva, 2018
M.S., Kharkov V. N. Karazin National Univ., 2013
B.S., Kharkov V. N. Karazin National Univ., 2012

Dynamics of ion–water interactions

        

Chi-Jui Feng

Chi-Jui Feng

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2021  B.S., National Taiwan University, 2013

Molecular recognition of insulin dimer and Amide I spectral modeling

        

Abhirup Guha

Abhirup Guha

Graduate Student

M.Sc., IIT Delhi, 2017
B.Sc., St. Xavier’s College Kolkata, 2015

Fluorescence-encoded infrared spectroscopy

        

John Hack

John Hack

Graduate Student

B.S., University of Virginia, 2017

Dynamics of aqueous ions

        

Ram Itani

Ram Itani

Graduate Student

B.S., Earlham College, 2017

Mixing in microfluidic chips

    

Seung Yeon Lee

Seung Yeon Lee

Graduate Student

B.S., Seoul National University, 2016
M.S., Seoul National University, 2018

Fluorescence-encoded infrared spectroscopy

    

Yumin Lee

Yumin Lee

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2020
M.S., Ewha Womans University, 2012
B.S., Ewha Womans University, 2010

Structural dynamics of biomolecular systems

        

Nick Lewis

Nick Lewis

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2016
B.S., University of Chicago, 2012

Dynamics of protein–water interactions

    

Kathryn Segner

Kathryn Segner

Graduate Student

B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2019

Structural dynamics of biomolecules

    

Lukas Whaley-Mayda

Lukas Whaley-Mayda

Graduate Student

B.S., UC Berkeley, 2015

Fluorescence-encoded infrared spectroscopy