Scherer Group News
Elizabeth White is selected to represent the Biophysics Graduate Program on the PSD Dean’s Student Advisory Council.
Hannah Yi is one of two students selected to represent the Chemistry Department on the PSD Dean’s Student Advisory Council.
Prof. Scherer is selected to give a talk at UChicago’s symposium in honor of Prof. Graham Fleming’s 70th birthday.
Incoming chemistry graduate student Jesus Alvarez joins for the summer. Welcome!
Post-doc Dr. Xiaolei Wang starts her new job as a Research Scientist with the Light Microscopy Core Facility at Duke University!
Graduate student Elizabeth White was one of the event organizers for the annual HerStory: Famous Women in Science History at the Museum of Science and Industry. Great work!
Graduate student Hannah Yi is voted as a department ombudsperson for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Graduate student Elizabeth White is awarded a John Woodruff Simpson Fellowship from her undergraduate institution Amherst College.
1st year chemistry graduate student Shiqi Chen officially joins for the the lab. Welcome! He is a joint student with Andrew Ferguson in IME.
Graduate student Hannah Yi is one of two students awarded a Harvey Plotnick Fellowship from the Physical Sciences Division.
Graduate student Nolan Shepherd leaves the lab. He’ll be moving next door to start his job as the Assistant Lab Director for the teaching labs. See you around!
Post-doc Dr. Yucal Yifat leaves the lab to start his new job in Israel. He’ll be working in a start-up.
Graduate student Elizabeth White passes her qualifying exams. Congrats!
Graduate student Nolan Shepherd successfully defends his thesis titled “Manipulating Electromagnetic Fields in Colloidal Metal Nanoparticle Systems”.
Post-doc Dr. Delphine Coursault leaves the group to join the faculty at University of Bourdeaux as an Assistant Professor!
Post-doc Dr. Itay Gdor leaves to start his new job as a scientist in Israel!
1st year graduate student Elizabeth White officially joins as a joint student with the Dinner Lab. Welcome!
REU visiting student Emma Simmerman joins us from CU Boulder for the summer
High school student Ruxandra Nicolae joins us for the summer from the Lab Schools to work on microtubule analysis.
3rd year graduate student Curtis Peterson is named a 2018-2019 MRSEC Fellow!
2nd year graduate student Hannah Yi is awarded a 2018 Wayne C. Booth Graduate Teaching Prize from The College! Congrats!
Undergraduate student Theresa Haunold is selected as a 2018 Beckman Scholar at UChicago to continue her research over the summer. Congrats Theresa!
Biophysics 1st year graduate student Elizabeth White joins the lab for a rotation.
Lab members Dr. Yuval Yifat, Dr. Xiaolei Wang, Dr. Itay Gdor, and John Parker visit sunny San Francisco to present talks at the SPIE conference.
Prof. Norbert Scherer is voted runner-up for ‘Most Woke’ at the Annual Holiday Party!
Undergraduate student Grace Liu joins the lab as a visiting student this quarter
Graduate Student Dr. Pat Figliozzi leaves the lab to start his new jobs as a junior data scientist at Allstate!
Graduate student Emmanuel Valenton passes his candidacy exam!
Graduate student Hannah Yi passes her qualifying exam.