Members

April 2021

From left to right:

Front rows: Lydia, Rajesh, Monica, Qingshan, and Noor

Back rows: Tao, Yan, Zach, Shengwei, Oindria, Emily, Harshita, Giwon, and Shrinivas

See earlier group photos here.

Principle Investigator

Dr. Qingshan Wei (CV)

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Member, Emerging Plant Disease and Global Food Security Cluster

Postdoc, Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering, UCLA (2016)
Advisor: Aydogan Ozcan
Ph.D., Chemistry, Purdue University (2012)
Advisor: Alexander Wei
M.S., Polymer Materials and Engineering, Zhejiang University (2007)
Advisor: Jian Ji
B.S., Polymer Materials and Engineering, Zhejiang University (2005)

Postdoctoral Scholar

Dr. Tao Yu

Email: tyu3@ncsu.edu

Ph.D., Chemistry, Nanjing University (2017)
M.S., Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University (2012)
B.S., Chemistry, Nanjing University (2009)

Dr. Yan Wang

(Co-Advisor: Dr. Frances Ligler, BME, NC State)

Email: ywang325@ncsu.edu

Ph.D., Physics, Macquarie University (2019)

 

Dr. Giwon Lee

(Co-Advisor: Dr. Yong Zhu, MAE, NC State)

Email: glee8@ncsu.edu

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) (2019)
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Hanyang University (2013)

 

Graduate Student

Rajesh Paul

Email: rpaul3@ncsu.edu

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2013)

Shengwei Zhang

Email: szhang44@ncsu.edu

B.S., Polymer Materials and Engineering, Zhejiang University (2016)

Oindrila Hossain

Email: ohossai@ncsu.edu

M.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2019)

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2017)

Noor Mohammad

Email: nmohamm3@ncsu.edu

M.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2018)

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2016)

Zach Hetzler

Email: zjhetzle@ncsu.edu

M.S., Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, NC State (2020)

B.S., Biology, NC State (2013)

 

Lydia Skolrood

Email: lnskolro@ncsu.edu

B.S., Chemistry, University of North Georgia (2018)

 

 

Monica Harshad Rathod

Email: mrathod@ncsu.edu

B.E., Chemical Engineering, University of Mumbai (2019)

 

 

Shrinivas Siddhivinayak Katkam

Email: skatkam@ncsu.edu

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Savitribai Phule Pune University (2019)

 

Sree Harshita Valli Koduri

Email: skoduri@ncsu.edu

B.S., Chemical Engineering, BMS College of Engineering (2019)

 

Undergraduate Student

Jacob Brightmeyer

Email: jbright@ncsu.edu

Chemical Engineering

Emily Ostermann

Email: ecosterm@ncsu.edu

Chemical Engineering

Park Scholar

Hunter Ryno

Email: htryno@ncsu.edu

Chemical Engineering

High School Student

Razvan Matei

NC School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM)

 

Alumni

Postdoc:

 

Dr. Zheng Li

Faculty, Shengzhen University, China

Postodc, NC State (2018-2019)
Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2017)
B.S., Chemistry, Nanjing University (2012)

Undergraduate:

William Marx, ChE, 2018-2020 (M.S. student, NC State)
Amy Halbing, Biological Science, 2017-2019
Zhiming Dai, Computer Engineering, 2019
Zach Schwartz, ChE, 2018-19
James Caleb Nitka, ChE, 2018
Sandy Trinh, ChE, 2018
Carmin Ball, ChE, 2017-2018
Amy Williams, ChE, 2018
Jake Oros, ChE, 2018
Justine Happel, BME, 2018
Taleb Ba Tis, MSE, 2017-2018 (Ph.D. student, CU Boulder)
Matthew Traenkle, BME, 2018
Jessica Jones, ChE, 2018
Robert Ellwanger, EE, 2017-2018
Alexandra Bryant-Boose, ChE, 2017-2018
Michael Iasiello, BME, 2017-2018
Alyssa Williams, ChE, 2017-2018 (Humacyte)
Zach Watkins, BME, 2017-2018
Jennifer Arkin, BME, 2017-2018 (M.S. student, Georgia Tech)
Stephanie Few, BME, 2017 (Sysmex)
Nicole Spencer, BME, 2017
Davis Hudson, BAE, 2017

Visiting Student:

Xinyuan Chang, Tianjin Univ, 2018 (Ph.D. student, Washington University in St. Louis, ChE)

GEAR Program:

Yuming Yang, NTU, 2019
Jingyuan Fan, ZJU, 2019
Tian Qin, Jilin Univ, 2018
Xin Zhao, BIT, 2018 (University of Southern California, Computer Science)
Jiaqi Wu, Jilin Univ, 2017
Wanru Li, Jilin Univ, 2017 (Ph.D. student, Purdue, Chem)
Ying Tan, ZJU, 2017 (Ph.D. student, Purdue, ChE)

KGSP Program:

Yazid Alamry, 2018
Saleh Qaryan, 2018

ACS Project SEED:

Joshua Greene, 2018 (Undergraduate, UNC-Chapel Hill, Biology )