Affiliated People*

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* This list represents an attempt to document my current/former students, post-docs, and collaborators. However, the list is probably incomplete. If you are aware of names that have been omitted, or incorrect information, then please contact me with this information.

Present
name contact information
Graduate Students
Baker, Wesley wbb5uva@gmail.com Research: Biomedical Optics
Ban, Han Yong hban@physics.upenn.edu Research: Biomedical Optics
Chong, Sanghoon (Bryan) schong@physics.upenn.edu Research: Biomedical Optics
Cochran, Jeff jeffcochran12@gmail.com Research: Biomedical Optics
Davidson, Zoey zoeysd@sas.upenn.edu Research: Soft Condensed Matter Physics
Gratale, Matthew mgratale@sas.upenn.edu Research: Soft Condensed Matter Physics
Wei, Wei-shao weiwe@sas.upenn.edu Research: Soft Condensed Matter Physics
     
name contact information
Post-docs
Busch, David drbusch@sas.upenn.edu Education: PhD, University of Pennsylvania 2011
Research: Biomedical Optics
Chung, Sophie (S.O.) sochung@sas.upenn.edu Education: PhD, UC Irvine, 2009
Research: Biomedical Optics
Jeong, Joonwoo junoo.benjamin@gmail.com Education: PhD, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea, 2012
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
Parthasarathy, Ashwin B. ashwinp@sas.upenn.edu Education: PhD, University of Texas, Austin 2010
Research: Biomedical Optics
Pathak, Saurav saurav@sas.upenn.edu Education: PhD, Penn, 2005
Research: Biomedical Optics
Still ,Tim timstill@seas.upenn.edu Education: PhD, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany, 2010
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
Xu, Ye yexu@seas.upenn.edu Education: PhD Yale University 2011
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
 
GRADUATE STUDENT & POST-DOC ALUMNI
name contact information
Alsayed, Ahmed sinan.ahmed@gmail.com

Ahmed.Alsayed@US.RHODIA.COM
At Penn: ~2001-2008
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2006, Post-doc, Penn, 2006-08
Research: Colloids, complex fluids, melting, statistical mechanics
Current: Senior Staff Scientist, Complex Assemblies of Soft Matter Group, Rhodia-Solvay (Bristol, PA)
Angerer, William william.e.angerer@lmco.com At Penn: 1995-1998
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1998
Research: SHG Spectroscopy of GaN Thin Films on Sapphire with Ultrashort Pulses
Current: Lead system engineer
Lockheed-Martin
Basu, Anindita (Oni) abasu@sas.upenn.edu At Penn: ~2006-2012
Degree: PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 012
Research:
Soft Condensed Matter Physics
Current: Post-Doc, Harvard University
Boas, David dboas@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu www.nmr.mgh.harvard.edu/PMI At Penn: 1992-1996
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1996
Research: Diffuse photon probes of structural and dynamical properties of turbid media: theory and biomedical applications
Current: Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
Affiliated Faculty of Health Science Technology Program, MIT
Bryning, Mateusz mbryning@zikon.com
www.zikon.com
mbryning -at- yahoo.com
At Penn: 2001-2007
Degree:
PhD, Penn, 2007
Research:
Carbon Nanotubes / Transport and Composites
Current: Senior Scientist, Zikon Inc.
Buckley, Erin ebuckle2@gmail.com

At Penn: 2006-12
Degree: PhD, Penn (2011); Post-doc, Penn/Chop 2011-12
Research: Biomedical Optics (Brain)
Current: Post-doc Harvard/MGH (2012-13); Research Assistant Professor, GA Tech/Emory (to begin 2014).

Chandra, Malavika malavika.chandra@gmail.com

At Penn: 2012-14
Degree: PhD, Michigan (2009); Post-doc, Penn
Research: Biomedical Optics (Brain Injury, Photodynamic Therapy)
Current: Senior Technical Writer, Mathworks

Chen, Daniel dan.chen@gmail.com and danchen@brandeis.edu At Penn: ~2003-2010
Degree:
PhD, Penn, 2010
Research:
Soft Condensed Matter / Rheology
Current: Post-doc, Department of Physics, Brandeis University
Chen, Ke

kechen@iphy.ac.cn
kechenphys@gmail.com

At Penn: 2008-2011
Degree: Post-doc, PhD, Penn State 2007
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
Current: Professor, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Chen, Yu yuchen@umd.edu http://www.bioe.umd.edu/facstaff/chen.html At Penn: ~ 1999-2003
Degree: PhD, Penn 2003 (Chance/Yodh)
Research: Phased-arrays for diffuse optical imaging/detection
Current: Assistant Professor, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland
Cheung, Cecil ccheung@devry.edu At Penn: 1997-2000
Degree: Postdoc at Penn; PhD, University of Pittsburgh , 1996
Research: Optical scattering in tissues
Current: Assistant Professor
Engineering Technology
DeVry University
Cheung,Rex mrcheung@mail.mdanderson.org At Penn: 1998 - 2002
Degree: Resident, Penn; MD, PhD Columbia University
Research: Photodynamic Therapy
Current: Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology,
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Choe, Regine Regine_Choe@URMC.Rochester.edu http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/bme/people/faculty/bio/?id=416University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY 14642
Department of Biomedical Engineering
At Penn: ~1999-2010 (as both PhD student and post-doc)
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2005, Post-doc Penn 2006-2010
Research: Biomedical Optics (Breast, Tumor therapy monitoring, Brain, Instrumentation)
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester
Cook, David   At Penn: ~ 1996
Degree: Postdoc, Penn; PhD
Research:
Surface Science / Ultrafast Phenomena
Corlu, Alper corlua (at) gmail.com At Penn: 2002-2007
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2007
Research:
Diffuse Optical Imaging / Inverse Problems
Current: Analyst, Citizen's Bank (in Boston)
Crocker, John jcrocker@seas.upenn.edu
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~jcrocker/
At Penn: 1997-2000
Degree: Postdoc, Penn; PhD University of Chicago , 1997
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
Current: Full Professor of Chemical Engineering, PENN
Culver, Joseph culverj@mir.wustl.edu http://eon.wustl.edu/
http://orl.wustl.edu/
At Penn: 1997-2001
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1997; Postdoc, Penn 1997-2001
Research: Vibrational response of adsorbates to femtosecond metal; Diffuse Wave Imaging
Current: Associate Professor of Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology Department of Radiology Washington University School of Medicine
Danen, Robert

Robert.Danen@kla-tencor.com
http://www.kla-tencor.com/

p: 408-875-0138

At Penn: ~1997-98
Degree: Post-doc, Penn/NIM; PhD, UCSB
Research: Biomedical Optical Imaging
Current: Principal Research Scientist, WIN Division
KLA-Tencor Corporation
1 Technology Drive
M/S 5-2217L
Milpitas, CA 95035
Dinsmore, Anthony dinsmore@physics.umass.edu http://www.people.umass.edu/dinsmore/ At Penn: 1993-1997
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1997
Research: Entropic Forces and Phase Separation in Binary Hard-sphere Colloids
Current: Professor in Physics, Univ. of Mass. , Amherst
Dogic, Zvonimir zdogic@brandeis.edu

http://www.physics.brandeis.edu/faculty/dogic.htm
At Penn: 2002-2003
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD, Brandeis University , 2001
Research: Soft Condensed Matter
Current: Associate Professor, Brandeis University
Durduran, Turgut Turgut.Durduran@icfo.es

ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences Mediterranean Technology
Park Av. del Canal Olímpic s/n 08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain

[ link ]
At Penn: ~1998-2009 (also, undergraduate degree from Penn)
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2004, Post-doc Penn 2004-2006, Research Assistant Professor HUP Radiology, Penn, 2006-2009.
Research: Biomedical Optics (Brain, Breast, Muscle, Modeling, Instrumentation)
Current: Associate Professor, ICFO, Institute for Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.
Fisher, Jonathan A. N.

jonathan_fisher@nymc.edu
Department of Physiology
Basic Sciences Building
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY 10595

http://www.nymc.edu/People/Jonathan.A.N.Fisher/index.html
At Penn: 2002-2007
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2007
Research: Brain imaging with optical microscopy
Current: Post-doc, The Rockefeller University; Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, New York Medical College (2014)
Gandour, Amani a.gandou@usip.edu At Penn: ~1997-98
Degree: Post-doc, Penn; PhD
Research: Diffuse Light Experiment
Current: Department of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science (MPCS), University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Giammarco, Joe

giammarc@eastern.edu
Eastern University
1300 Eagle Road
St. Davids, PA 19087-3696
more

At Penn: 2000-2002
Degree: Post-doc, Penn; PhD Temple University
Research: Inverse Problems and Computation
Current: Professor of Physics, Eastern University
Gonatas, Dinos gonatas@ma.oxinst.com At Penn: ~1994-95
Degree: Post-doc, Penn (Leigh/Yodh); PhD, University of Chicago
Research: MRI Imaging, Biomedical Optical Imaging
Current: North America Product Manager, Oxford Instruments
Ha, Na Young nyha10@gmail.com

nyha@ajou.ac.kr Phone: +82-(0)31-219-2578
At Penn: 2005-2006
Education: PhD 2005 Ewha University, Korea, Post-doc at Penn
Research: optical properties and electro-optic applications of soft materials
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Ajou University of Korea, San5, Woncheon-dong, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon 443-749, Korea
Han, Yilong yilong@ust.hk http://www.phys.ust.hk/yilong At Penn: 2004-2007
Education: PhD, University of Chicago , 2003; Post-doc Penn 2004-2007
Research: Soft materials
Current: Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Holboke, Monica mjholboke@yahoo.com At Penn: 1999-2000
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD, Dartmouth University , 1998
Research: Diffuse Optics Inversed Problem
Current: Recently, Moffatt & Nichols International
Hough, Larry Larry.Hough@solvay.com
215 781 7836
www.rhodia.com
At Penn: 2004-2006
Education:
PhD, Lehigh University , 2003; Post-doc, Penn
Research: Rheology of suspensions / Complex Fluids
Current: Manager, Complex Assemblies of Soft Matter Laboratory: UMI 3254, Rhodia-Solvay
Intes, Xavier intesx@rpi.edu http://www.bme.rpi.edu/faculty_details.cfm?facultyID=intesx At Penn: 2000-2003
Degree: Postdoc Penn (Chance/Yodh); PhD France
Research: Breast imaging with diffuse light
Current: Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering Department
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Islam, Mohammad mohammad@andrew.cmu.edu

http://neon.mems.cmu.edu/people/islam.html
At Penn: 2003-2006
Education:
PhD, Lehigh University, 2002
Research: Carbon Nanotubes / Complex Fluids
Current: Assistant Professor Carnegie Mellon, Department of Materials Science & Engineering
Jahn, Louis   At Penn: ~1994
Degree: Post-doc, Penn (Yodh/Hochstrasser); PhD, University of Rochester
Research: Ultrafast Surface Science
Jester, Kristin   At Penn: ~ 1995-96
Degree: MSc., Penn
Research: Light Propagation in Liquid Crystals
Kao, Ming Hsu   At Penn: 1992-1995
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1995
Research: Multiple light scattering from isotropic and anisotropic turbid media
Current: Recently, Software start-up company
Kaplan, Peter pkaplan@triprinceton.org http://www.triprinceton.org/about/people.html At Penn: 1988-1993
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1993
Research: Optical studies of the structure and dynamics of opaque colloids
Current: Research Director, TRI/Princeton, 601 Prospect Avenue, PO Box 625, Princeton, NJ 08542
Kim, Meeri meeri@alumni.upenn.edu
cecilslices@gmail.com

At Penn: 2006-13
Degree: PhD, Penn (2013)
Research: Biomedical Optics (Brain hemodynamics)
Current: Science Reporter/Writer (Freelance) for Philadelphia Inquirer, Washington Post, etc.

Koltover, Ilya ikoltov@sandia.gov At Penn: ~ 1993
Degree: MSc., Penn; PhD UCSB
Research: Nonlinear Optics at Solid Interfaces
Current: Recently, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
Konecky, Soren

sorenkonecky@gmail.com
Research Scientist, WIN Division
KLA-Tencor Corporation
Soren.Konecky@kla-tencor.com
Phone: 408-875-4830

At Penn: ~2003-2008
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2008; Post-doc, Beckman Center, UC Irvine
Research: Breast Cancer Imaging/Optical Tomography
Current: Member of Technical Staff, KLA Tencor
Lee, Kijoon KJLee@ntu.edu.sg http://www.ntu.edu.sg/scbe/bioe/FacultyPP/Profile_KJLee.htm At Penn:
Degree: PhD, Brown University , 2002, Post-doc, Penn 2003-2007
Research: Diffuse Optical Imaging Inverse Problem
Current: Assistant Professor
Division of Bioengineering
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Li, Xingde Whitaker Biomedical Engineering Institute Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
720 Rutland Avenue, Ross 731B
Baltimore, MD 21205
Tel: 410-955-0075 (Office)
xingde@jhu.edu
http://www.bme.jhu.edu/people/primary.php?id=915
At Penn: 1994-1998
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1998
Research: Probing Turbid Media with Diffuse Fluorescent Photons and Fast Bio-optical Imaging
Current: Professor of Bioengineering, Johns Hopkins University
Lin, Keng-Hui khlin@phys.sinica.edu.tw http://www.phys.sinica.edu.tw/~softlab At Penn: 1999-2002
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2002
Research: Entropically Driven Interaction Between Colloids and Their Self Assembly
Current: Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica Taipei, Taiwan
Liu, Hanli hanli@uta.edu http://www.uta.edu/ra/real/editprofile.php?pid=28 At Penn: 1992-96
Degree: Post-doc, Penn (Chance/Yodh); PhD, Wake Forest University
Research: Biomedical Optics
Current: Professor of Bioengineering
Department of Bioengineering
The University of Texas at Arlington
Lohr, Matthew matthew.a.lohr@gmail.com
mlohr@its.jnj.com

At Penn: 2008-14
Degree: PhD, Penn (2014)
Research: Soft Condensed Matter (Colloids, Liquid Crystals)
Current: Johnson & Johnson, Skillman NJ

Loudet, J.C. loudet@crpp-bordeaux.cnrs.fr At Penn: 2002-2003
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD, Bordeaux , 2001
Research: Assembly at liquid-liquid interfaces
Current: Professor, Univ. of Bordeaux, France
Lynch, Jennifer jlynch1286@gmail.com
Jennifer.Lynch@med.nyu.edu

At Penn: 2009-14
Degree: PhD, Penn (2014)
Research: Biomedical Optics (Pediatric Brain)
Current: Medical School, New York University

Mach, Peter   At Penn: ~ 2000-2002
Degree: Post-doc, Penn/Lucent; PhD, University of Colorado
Research: Photonic materials, liquid crystals, colloids
Current:
Mesquita, Rickson

rickson@ifi.unicamp.br

http://www.ifi.unicamp.br/~rickson/Home.html
http://sites.ifi.unicamp.br/rickson/en/talks-and-press/

At Penn: 2009-2011
Education:
Post-doc, PhD, Univ. of Sao Paulo, Brazil 2009
Research: Biomedical Optics
Current: Assistant Professor, Institute of Physics, University of Campinas, Brazil
Ntziachristos, Vasilis v.ntziachristos@gsf.de
http://www.cbi.ei.tum.de/index_html
At Penn: 1999-2001
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2001 (Chance/Yodh)
Research: Simultaneous MRI & Diffuse Optical Tomography of Breast Tumors
Current: Professor and Chair of Biological Imaging Technical University of Munich, Germany
O'Leary, Maureen   At Penn: 1992-1996
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1996
Research: Imaging with diffuse photon density waves
Current: Recently, Staff at Center for Technology Transfer, Penn
Owen, Rachel owen@jpk.com At Penn: ~ 1999
Degree: MSc., Penn; PhD Bristol University, UK
Research: Member of Technical Staff, JPK Instruments
Owrutsky, Jeff jeff.owrutsky@nrl.navy.mil At Penn: ~1991-93
Degree: Post-doc, Penn (Yodh/Hochstrasser); PhD, University of California , Berkeley
Research: Ultrafast Vibrational Surface Dynamics
Current:
Member of Technical Staff, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC
Pelc, Matthew matt.pelc@gmail.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/mpelc
At Penn: 2004-2007
Degree: MSc, Penn, 2007
Research: Carbon Nanotubes / Soft Matter
Current: Staff physicist at Quantason LLC
Qi, Jining jiningqi@hotmail.com At Penn: 1992-1995
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1995
Research: Nonlinear optical spectroscopy of gallium arsenide interfaces
Current: Recently an Independent consultant at J. P. Morgan/Bank One, DE
Ti ,Yalin Yalin.Ti@ge.com At Penn: 2009-2011
Degree:
PhD, Florida International University, 2009
Research: Biomedical Optics (PDT)
Current: GE Healthcare, China Regional Research Manager of Life Care Solutions (Shanghai)
Sanyal, Subrata subrata123@msn.com At Penn: 1999-2001
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD, Indian Institute of Science, 1996
Research: Colloidal suspensions and self assembly
Current: Senior Research Scientist @ Luna Innovations, Inc.
Slemp, Alison alison.slemp@uphs.upenn.edu At Penn: ~ 2001
Degree: Resident, Penn (Fraker/Yodh); MD
Research: Breast Imaging
Current: Recently, Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Solonenko, Michael m.solonenko@soloconsultingservices.com www.soloconsultingservices.com At Penn: 1999-2000
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD, Temple University , 1998
Research: Photodynamic therapy; Diffuse optical properties
Current: Founder/CEO of Solo Consulting Services LLC, a high-tech consulting firm specializing in the area of hyperspectral imaging, optical design, system modeling, simulation, automation and control.
Sun, Zhijiang   At Penn: ~1995
Degree: Post-doc, Penn (Yodh/Hochstrasser); PhD, University of Texas
Research: Surface Science
Sunar, Ulas

ulas.sunar (at) roswellpark.org

http://www.roswellpark.edu/ulas-sunar

At Penn: (2000-06)
Education:
PhD, Penn 2006
Research:
Blood Flow & Oxygenation in Tumors
Current Postion:
Assistant Professor, Roswell Park Cancer Institute Cell Stress Biology Department
Verma, Ritu rituverma@truvenconsulting.com At Penn: 1995-1999
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1999
Research: Entropic Attractions in Colloid Polymer Studies
Current: Director, Truven Consulting, 21 Whitchurch Rd, Singapore, 138828
Vulcan, Teodor tvulcan@ufl.edu At Penn: 1997-1999
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD , Russia
Research: Clinical photodynamic therapy
Current: Recently, University of Florida , Graduate school in medical physics
Wang, Hsing-Wen WangH@xrt.upenn.edu

hwwang2@ym.edu.tw

http://www.ym.edu.tw/biophotonics/faculty/hwwang.htm
At Penn: 2000-2005
Education:
PhD, Case Western Reserve , 1999
Research:
Photodynamic therapy
Current: Assistant Professor, Institute of Biophotonics, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
Weeks, Eric weeks@physics.emory.edu www.physics.emory.edu/~weeks/ At Penn: 1998-1999
Degree: Post-doc, Penn; PhD, University of Texas , Austin, 1997
Research: Complex Fluids, Microrheology, Microscopy
Current: Professor, Physics Department, Emory University
Wen, Qi

qwen@wpi.edu

http://www.wpi.edu/academics/facultydir/qw1.html

At Penn: 2006-2011
Degree: PhD, Brown, 2005/6
Research: Soft Condensed Matter (Joint with Paul Janmey)
Current: Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Xing, Xiaoman

Medical Imaging Department
Suzhou Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technology, 
Chinese Academy of Sciences
No 88 Keling Road,
Suzhou New District, 215163

At Penn: ~2004-2009
Degree: MSc, Penn, 2009
Research: Biomedical Optics (PDT, Muscle)
Current: Member of Technical Staff, Suzhou Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Yang, Ningping   At Penn: 1999-2001
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2001
Research: Suspensions and Second Harmonic Particle Microscopy
Current: Recently, Network Engineer, CC&C Co.
Yeganeh, Moshen mohsen.s.yeganeh@exxonmobil.com At Penn: 1988-1992
Degree: PhD, Penn, 1992
Research: Nonlinear optical spectroscopy of solid/solid interfaces
Current: Member of Technical Staff, Exxon-Mobil
Yu, Guoqiang

guoqiang.yu@uky.edu

http://www.engr.uky.edu/research/researchers/guoqiang-yu/

At Penn: 2001-2007
Education: PhD, Tianjin University, China , 1989. Post-doc and then Research Assistant Professor in Physics & Astronomy at Penn, 2001-2007.
Research: Brain, muscle, tumor imaging and metabolism studies
Current: Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Kentucky
Yunker, Peter peter.yunker@gmail.com

At Penn: 2007-12
Degree: PhD, Penn (2012); Post-doc, Penn 2012
Research: Soft Condensed Matter (Colloids, Droplets, Glasses)
Current: Post-doc Harvard (2012-13); Assistant Professor GA Tech, Department of Physics (to begin 2014).

Zhang, Jian jzhang332002@yahoo.com At Penn: 1999-2003
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2003
Research: Colloidal Self Assembly and Photonics
Current: Senior Quant, Bloomberg
Zhang, Zexin zhangzx.suda@gmail.com
http://www.polymer.cn/ss/zhangzexin/en/index.html
Professor
Center for Soft Condensed Matter Physics and Interdisciplinary Research
Soochow University
1 Shizi Street
Suzhou 215006, China
At Penn: ~2007-2010
Degree: PhD, University of Bristol, UK, 2007; Post-doc, Penn, 2007-10
Research: Soft Matter: colloids, complex fluids, glasses, statistical mechanics
Current: Professor, Center for Soft Condensed Matter Physics and Interdisciplinary Research, Suzhou University, China
Zhou, Chao

chz212@lehigh.edu

http://www.ece.lehigh.edu/~zhou/

At Penn: 2002-2007
Degree: PhD, Penn, 2007; Post-doc, MIT
Research:
Diffuse optical imaging & spectroscopy of brain
Current: Assistant Professor, Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering / Bioengineering, Lehigh University
Zubkov, Leonid lzubkov@yahoo.com
leonid.a.zubkov@drexel
http://www.biomed.drexel.edu/...
At Penn: 1999-2002
Degree: Postdoc Penn; PhD Russia
Research: Breast and brain imaging with diffuse light
Current: Research Professor, Drexel, School of Biomedical Engineering, and electronics consultant.  
VISITING SCHOLARS (PAST & PRESENT)
name contact information
Kevin Aptowicz KAptowicz@wcupa.edu

http://courses.wcupa.edu/kaptowicz/
West Chester University, Department of Physics
Turgut Durduran Turgut.Durduran@icfo.es

ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences Mediterranean Technology
Park Av. del Canal Olímpic s/n 08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
[ link ]
Assistant Professor, ICFO, Institute for Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain.
Piotr Habdas phabdas@sju.edu

http://www.sju.edu/academics/cas/physics/pages/faculty/phabdas.html
St. Joseph's University, Department of Physics
Woon-Sik Baek webaek@kyunghee.ac.kr Department of Optoelectronics
Kyung-Hee University Korea
Larry Campbell CAMPBELL@hws.edu Department of Physics
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Peter Collings PCOLLIN1@swarthmore.edu

http://chirality.swarthmore.edu/
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Swarthmore College
Dave Kurz DWKurz@aol.com Zentrails, Inc.
Frank Moscatelli

fmoscat1@swarthmore.edu

http://www.swarthmore.edu/academics/physics-and-astronomy/faculty-andamp-staff.xml

Department of Physics, Swarthmore University
Igor Meglinsky i.meglinski@cranfield.ac.uk Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Structural Engineering
Cranfield University
UK
Rickson Mesquita

rickson@ifi.unicamp.br

http://www.ifi.unicamp.br/~rickson/Home.html
http://sites.ifi.unicamp.br/rickson/en/talks-and-press/

Assistant Professor, Institute of Physics, University of Campinas, Brazil
Goro Nishimura gnishi@imd.es.hokudai.ac.jp
http://bppc03.es.hokudai.ac.jp/~gnishi/
Molecule & Life Nonlinear Sciences
Research Institute for Electronic Science
Hokkaido University, Sapporo 001-0020, Japan
Maurizio Nobili

nobili @gdpc.univ-montp2.fr

http://www.lcvn.univ-montp2.fr/webperso/webperso.php?user=nobili

Groupe de Dynamique  des Phases Condensées
Université Montpellier II
France
Rajesh Patel rjp@bhavuni.edu Department of Physics, Bhavnagar University, India
Deva Pattanayak   Vishay Intertechnology
Inc., Malvern , PA
V. Tuchin tuchin@sgu.ru Department of Optics
Saratov State University
Russia
George Watson ghw@udel.edu Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Delaware
D.A. Zimnyakov zimnykov@sgu.ssu.runnet.ru Department of Physics, Saratov State University
Russia

Collaborating Undergraduates, Post-Bac, High School students/teachers:

Abrahmson, Ken, Post-Bach from Penn (2012-14)
Aggarwal, Manoj, PENN (1996)
Aguirre, Juan, Unidad de Medicina y Cirugia Experimental (Spring 2011)
Alam, Ishtiaq, PENN (1997-98)
Arpaci, Sevde, Undergraduate, Bogazici University, Turkey (June-August 2011)
Banerjee, Soumendra, Cornell University (Summer 2001)
Barron, Seth (Lower Moreland High School Teacher, NSF RET Summer 2007)
Bartel, John, PENN (2008)
Benjamin –Fernandez, Gabriel, Swarthmore College (NSF REU Student, 1995)
Bergey, Daniel, PENN (Summer 2002)
Boehm, Joshua, Case Western Reserve University (Summer 2001)
Bruce, Yaa, Harvard (Summer, 2002)
Burwasser, Lee, PENN undergrad, (Summer 2009)
Chaby, Lauren, Clarkson University (Summer 2008)
Chung, Chuck, PENN (1992-93)
Colagreco, Matt, West Chester University Physics Undergraduate (Summer 2010 & 2011)
Cope, Brian J., UPENN (Summer 2000/Spring 2001)
Courtland, Rachel, PENN (Spring/Summer 2000)
D'Souza, Angela, Graduate Student at Stonybrook University (2011-2014)
Dedeaga, Cem, PENN (2007-08 academic year)
DeSouza, Steven (High School), (NASA SHARP+/QEM Minority Summer Prog., 1996)
Devany, John Mike, Undergraduate, St. Joseph's University (Summer 2011)
Dirnbach, Boris (Creative and Performing Arts High School Teacher) NSF RET, 1999
Durduran, Turgut, PENN, (1996-97)
Fazeli, Pouneh, Harvard, (Summer 1995)
Fletcher, Sarah, PENN (2007)
Flynn, Daniel, Undergraduate, St. Joselph's University (Summer 2011)
Friedman, Daniel, PENN undergraduate (2010-2014)
Ganti, Raman, Undergraduate, PENN, (2012-13 )
Georgiades, Nikos, PENN, (1990-91) (Senior Thesis)
Gladney, Vanjessica, Penn undergraduate (2012-13)
Gossin, Sean, West Chester University (Summer, 2008 & 2009)
Green, Audrey, Undergraduate from Rutgers University (Summer 2013)
Grimshaw, Bob, PENN (1999)
Gross, Adam, Undergraduate Penn (2014)
Gruber, Josh, PENN Vagelos Scholar, (Spring/Summer 2000 - 2001)
Guha, Anubhav, High School Student at Horace Greely HS, Chappaqua, NY (2011-12)
Hanson, Kasey, NSF-REU student from Alfred University (Summer 2013)
Haugh, Michael, PENN (2004-05)
Imaizumi, Daniel, New College , U.S. Florida , 1997
Iwanicki, Martin, Undergraduate, St. Joseph's University (Summer 2011-13)
Jones, Robert, PENN (1993-94)
Jowdy, Jessica M., Swarthmore College, REU program (NSF), (Summer 2013)
Kallop, Jahred, PENN (Spring 2001)
Kamara, Alpha, Community College of Philadelphia (Summer 2010)
Kanatous, Jonathan, West Chester University (Summers 2007, 2008)
Kandel, Ben, PENN Bioengineering Graduate student rotation (Summer 2011)
Kane, Steve, Haverford College (1989-90)
Kim, Helen, Undergraduate in Anthropology from Penn, (2012-14)
Kocaoglu, Timur, PENN, (Fall 2001)
Kopinsky, Michael, PENN (Second Semester 2007-08 academic year)
Kosty, Jennifer, Medical Student at Penn (2011-12)
Laderman, Laura, Swarthmore College, w/P. Collings, June, 2012 - August, 2013
Lake, Sean, PENN (2003 – 2004)
Latka, Andrzej, Saint Joseph's University (2007-2008)
Laurans, Charles, Yale University, 1998
Ledwith, Patrick, Germantown Academy in Fort Washington, Pa, (2013)
Ledbetter, Jared (High School), (NASA SHARP+/QEM Minority Summer Prog., 1996)
Leipold, Hannes, Undergraduate from Penn (Summer and Fall 2013)
Levitt, Andrew, Univ. of Toronto (Summer 2000)
Leyman,Michael, Undergraduate from Drexel University (2011-13)
Li, Zhe, Visiting Scholar from Tianjin University, China (2013-14)
Lin,Li, Masters Student in Bioengineering at Penn (2011-2012 school year)
Liu, Shih-Ki, PENN (2007 – 2008) (Senior/Masters thesis)
Lobel, Sam, PENN, NSF-REU student (Summer 2013)
Luedtke, Scott, Undergraduate NSF-REU student, University of Illinois (Summer 2012)
Mansbach, Rachael, Swarthmore College Phys/Computer-Sci undergrad (Summer 2010)
Margolis, Ryan, West Chester University Physics Undergraduate (Summer 2010)
Mariani, Lisa, Undergraduate, St. Joselph's University (Summer 2011)
Martlin, Catherine, Freshman Physics/Astronomy, Swarthmore (Summer 2012)
Matteo, Joe, Lehigh University, (1997-98)
Mawhinney, Matthew, Saint Joseph's University undergraduate (Summer 2010)
Mayer, Julia, Undergraduate at West Chester University, (Summer 2013)
Mazumbdar, Zigurt, PENN (1998-1999)
Mburu, Sarah, Undergraduate at Cornell University, NSF-REU student (Summer 2012)
McCarthy, Kelly, Philadelphia Middle School teacher / Drexel RET program (Summer 2009)
Menga, Matthew, Temple, (NSF REU Summer Student, 2004)
Michelman, Ariel, PENN (Spring 2000)
Mubvuma, Tinashe (Harry), Swarthmore College Undergraduate (Summer 2012)
Nag, Amrita, PENN (2009-2010)
Napp, John, Undergraduate, Caltech (June-September 2011)
Nieh, Edward, PENN (Summer 2008)
Nieser, Kenneth, Swarthmore College, w/P. Collings, June, 2012 - April 2013
Olef, Per, Swarthmore College (1990-91)
O'Neill, Patrick, UC Santa Barbara, 2003
Ortiz, Luis R. Rodriguez, Undergraduate, University of Puerto Rico (Summer 2011)
Parakh, Priyanka (PENN/SEAS, Fall 2009)
Parra, Sebastian Hurtado, Undergraduate at Saint Joseph's University, (2014)
Peng, Anthony, Cornell (NSF Summer REU Student, 2002)
Pinter, Eric, PENN Electrical Engineering Undergraduate (Spring/Summer 2010)
Puranmalka, Raghav, PENN (2008-2009)
Rajput, Avinash, PENN (2008-2009)
Regan, Margaret, Swarthmore College, w/P. Collings, June, 2012 - August 2013
Rochlis, Jennifer, Mt. Holyoke College 1993 (NSF MRL Summer student)
Rojas, Enrique, PENN (Summer 2002)
Rouff, Andrew, Undergraduate from Union College, (May-August 2013)
Rouke, Jennifer, PENN, (1992-93) (Senior Thesis)
Rucker, Dakara, PENN (1997-99)
Ryan, Michael, Undergraduate at West Chester University, (Summer 2013)
Sayler, Elaine, PENN (May 2008-Jan. 2009)
Schenkel, Steve, PENN Physics Undergrad (2009-14)
Schroeder, Lee, PENN, 1995-96 (Senior Thesis)
Schwab, Peter, PENN undergrad (March 2010-2014)
Shah, Khushali, High School Student from Detroit, MI (Summer 2011)
Sinton, Seelig, PENN (1998)
Smith, Anthony (High School), Philadelphia (1992)
Sorenson, Eric, Friend’s Central, High School (Spring/Summer 2009)
Szabo, Thad, PENN (1992-93)
Tan, Zuojun, Visiting Scholar from Huazhong Agricultural University, China (2013-14)
Taylor, Jesse (Calvin College) NSF REU student, Summer 2006
Thakker, David, PENN, 1998
Thames, Alex, Lower Merion High School (Summer 2010); Penn State (Summer 2013)
Thorne, Nathaniel, Undergrad. from University of the Sciences (Summer 2011)
Toussant, Kimani, PENN, (Summer, 1993)
Tu, Ran, Juniata College, NSF REU student, (Summer, 2005)
Vemuri, Anand (Cherry Hill High School, Summer 2007)
Vianna Barbosa, Rodrigo de Castro, Toulouse (France) undergraduate (Summer 2010)
Vishwasrao, Harsh, PENN, (1996-97)
Voet, Doug, PENN, 1995-96 (Senior Thesis)
Wagenborg, Bill, J. Newlin Fell School in South Philadelphia (Summer 2008, MS Integrated Sci.)
Wang, Detian, Visiting Scholar from Institute of Fluid Physics, Sezchwan, China (2013-14)
Warren, Michael (Vagelos Scholar, PENN) 2005-2007
Wayne, Elizabeth (McNair Scholar Penn) 2007-09)
Weaver, Janet, William & Mary (Summer, 1993)
Wong, Derek, Haverford College, (1996-97)
Woods, Serena, Norfolk State University (Summer 2008)
Wu, Amy, PENN (NSF REU Students, June-Aug, 2001)
Xie, Long (Darren), Biomedical Engineering Masters student from Penn (2012-13)
Yesypenko, Anna, High School, Philadelphia, (Summer 2013)
Yevick, Hannah, PENN (2007-08, Senior Thesis Project)
Zaremba, Jeff, PENN, Vagelos Scholar (2004 - 2005)
Zemany, Laura, Harvard, Harvard, 1995 (NSF MRL Summer Student, and paper co-authorship)
Zhai, Xingda, Undergraduate at Swarthmore (mostly Summer 2011)
Zhang, Neil, Lower Merion High School (Summer 2009)
Zhang, Xingyu (Alex), Undergraduate from Swarthmore (Summer and Fall Semester, 2011)
Zhang, Yukuan, Lower Merion High School student (Summer 2010)
Zhou, Bo, PENN (2004)
Maria Zuckerman (High School), Philadelphia (1992)

Senior Collaborators (PAST & PRESENT)

Ahmed Alsayed, Solvay, Bristol PA
Kevin Aptowicz, Dept. of Physics, West Chester University
Paulo Arratia, MEAM, University of Pennsylvania
Simon Arridge, University College London, UK
Fred Azar, Siemens Corporate Research
Alexei Borodin, Department of Mathematics, MIT
Don Buerk, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Mark Burnett, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Theresa Busch, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Larry Campbell, Hobart Williams College
Nils Carlson, OCG Ventures, LLC
Britton Chance, Dept. Biochemistry and Biophysics, Penn
Steve Chu, Stanford University
Regine Choe, University of Rochester
Peter Collings, Swarthmore College
Diego Contreras, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
John Crocker, Dept. of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
Brian Czerniecki, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Olivier Dauchout, ESPCI, France
Angela DeMichele, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
John Detre, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Dennis Discher, Dept. of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
Chaitanya R. Divgi, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Remi Dreyfus, CNRS/Solvay, Bristol PA
Turgut Durduran, ICFO, Spain
Doug Durian, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Wouter G. Ellenbroek, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Sid Evans, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chris Favilla, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Leif Finkel, Dept. of Bioengineering, Penn
Jared Finlay, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania (HUP)
John (Jack) Fischer, Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering, Penn
Tom Floyd, Stony Brook University (and Hospital)
Mark A. Fogel, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Doug Fraker, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Joe Friedberg, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Eli Glatstein, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Jerry Gollub, Haverford College
Mark Goulian, Depts. of Biology and Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Joel Greenberg, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Wenshen Guo, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Piotr Habdas, Saint Joseph's University
Steve Hahn, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Yilong Han, HKUST, Hong Kong
B. Hammouda (NIST)
Paul Heiney, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia University
Robin Hochstrasser, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania
Larry Hough, Solvay, Bristol PA
Hallam Hurt, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Paul Janmey, IME and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Charlie Johnson, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Penn
M. A. (Asif) Kahn, APA Optics
Randy Kamien, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Charlie Kane, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Joel S. Karp, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Scott Kasner, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chen Ke, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Jay Kikkawa, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Cameron Koch, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Andy Lau, Florida Atlantic University
William M. Lee, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Daniel Licht, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Andrea Liu, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
J.C. Loudet, Univ. of Bordeaux, France
Tom Lubensky, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
Anthony C. Maggs, ESPCI, France
Andrew Maidment, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Amit Maity, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Bruce Malkowicz, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania (HUP)
Lisa Manning, Syracuse University
Susan S. Margulies, Dept. Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
Vadim Markel, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chandrakala (Kala) Menon, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Rickson Mesquita, UNICAMP, Brazil
J. Metz, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania (HUP)
R. Mick, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania (HUP)
Allen Mills, University of California at Riverside
Emile Mohler III, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Frank Moscatelli, Swarthmore College
Tom Mossberg, University of Oregon
Mike Mullen, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chris Murray, Chemistry and MSE, Penn
Ken Nagamine, KEK/University of Tokyo, Japan
Sid Nagel, University of Chicago
Phil Nelson, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
M. Nieto-Vesperinas, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Shoko Nioka, Johnson Foundation, Penn/HUP
Goro Nishimura, Hokkaido University, Japan
Maurizio Nobili, Montpellier University, France
Deva Pattanayak, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.
Dave Pine, New York University
Wilson Poon, University of Edinburgh, UK
B. Pouligny, CNRS, Ctr Rech Paul Pascal, F-33600 Pessac, France
Mary Putt, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Harry Quon, Johns Hopkins University (and Hospital)
Nimi Ramanujam, Duke University
J. Ripoll, Institute of Electronic Structure and Lasers, FORTH, Crete
Robert (Bob) Rogers, University of Delaware
Mark Rosen, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Lewis Rothberg, University of Rochester
Brian Salzberg, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Michael Schindler, ESPCI, France
Mitch Schnall, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
John Schotland, University of Michigan
Martin Schwieger, University College London, UK
Chandra (Sandy) Sehgal, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
Yair Shokef, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
M. C. Simon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Holger Stark, Technische Universit├Ąt Berlin, Germany
Kate Stebe, CBE, University of Pennsylvania
Maria Tamargo, CCNY
Julia Tchou, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Glenn Tellis, Misericordia University, PA
Bill Theis, Naval Research Laboratory, China Lake, CA
Mike Therien, Currently, Department of Chemistry, Duke University
John Thomas, North Carolina State University
Harry W.K. Tom, University of California at Riverside
Bruce Tromberg, University of California at Irvine
Valery Tuchin, Saratov State University, Russia
Sergei Vinogradov, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Patrick Vora, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Penn
Patrick Warren, Unilever
Dave Weitz, Harvard University
Diederik Wiersma, University of Florence, Italy
Pierre Wiltzius, University of California, Santa Barbara
Karen Winey, Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
Peter Yunker, Georgia Institute of Technology
Zexin Zhang, Suzhou University, Suzhou, China
Gang Zheng, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto
Qing Zhu, University of Connecticut
Tim Zhu, Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania
D. Zimnikov, Saratov State University, Russia