People



Current Group Members

Dr. Meng Xu
Dr. Anita Olsen
Dr. Yanke Jiang (visiting Scholar)
Dr. Muhammad Imran (visiting Scholar)
Sayantan Pradhan (PhD student)
Jalaj Sawhney
Ashton Pease
Lokesh Narayanan

Former Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

Dr. Ramendra Pal, PhD (Summer 2017) - Post doc at Rutgers
Nisreen Alseamr - MS (Spring 2016)
Dr. Congzhou Wang, PhD (Fall 2015) - Assistant Professor at South Dakota Mines
Dr. Nicholas Kurland, PhD (Fall 2013) - Engineer at Invista
Mahmoud Moustafa, MS (Summer 2014)
Eric McCullough - MS (Summer 2013)
Dr. Xiaojuan Zhang - PhD (Fall 2011) - Jiangnan University
Zouheir Drira - MS (Fall 2009)
Dr. David V. Svintradze (2008-09) - Tblisi State University
Dr. Songnian Liu (2016-17) - Rappahannock Community College

Former Undergraduate Students

Dora Obodo (NIH PREP program)
Jorge Rodriguez
Jeffrey Jones
Benjamin Chalfant
Brian Morrell
Reuben Gol
Emigdio Turner (NIH PREP program)
Devon Phaneuf
Ryan Joiner
James Westbrook
Samuel Wojicki
Neil Uppuluri (TJ High School)
Marshal Singh
Benjamin Kirby
Rohit Sharma
Snehi Shrestha
Rachel Barbieri
Ryan Lee
Paul Lee
Ahmed Ahmed Elmak
William Lamie
Krystal Zentgraf
Aolin Zhang (JR Tucker High School)
Joanna Kettlewell
David Presnall
David Newsome -> Tulane medical school
Kyle Sherwood -> UVa medical school
Sudan Abdur-Rahman
Chris Weigel
Eric Gawalt
Ryan Andrus
Puja Bharucha -> VCU medical school
Tejas Khire (IIT Kharagpur)
Puja Bharti (IIT Kharagpur)

We are always on the lookout for smart, self-motivated people interested in solving some of the "smallest" problems in biophysics and engineering. Contact Dr. Vamsi Yadavalli at vyadavalli [at] vcu.edu for details on specific projects.