If you are interested in joining my group: I am looking for talented graduate students with a background in (wet lab) molecular biology, or algorithms/CS theory/discrete math.
January 2023: Congratulations to Boya and Cameron on starting new postdoctoral positions in Caltech!
November 2022: Boya is awarded the Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Fellowship!
November 2022: Congratulations to Cameron for his successful PhD thesis defense!
September 2021: Congratulations to Boya for winning the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad!
David is promoted to Associate Professor starting September 2021.
August 2020: Congratulations to Keenan and Boya on their successful PhD thesis defense!
David received the 2020 Sloan Research Fellowship.
Congratulations to Boya and Cameron for winning Best Student Paper award at DNA25!
Congratulations to Cameron, Niels and Wyatt for winning Best Paper award at CMSB 2018!
Our paper on error-correcting molecular information propagation cascades published in the Dec, 2018 issue of PNAS.
Our DNA-only oscillator was published in the Dec 15th, 2017 issue of Science (press-release, four minute introductory video to explain the work).
DNA23 (23rd International Conference on DNA Computing and Molecular Programming) was held at UT Austin, Sep 24-28, 2017: Theorists and experimentalists advancing molecular-scale computation and nanoengineering.