Lab Members

Lab Members

 

Lab Photo

February 2017


Principle Investigator

 

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Dr. Denis Tsygankov

Assistant Professor
Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D. Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. & B.S. Applied Physics and Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Russia

 

Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1212
Email: denis.tsygankov (at) bme.gatech.edu

 


Postdoctoral Scholars

 

Dr. Olga Chernaya

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D. Physiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois
B.S. Biology, Moscow State University, Russia

Research Interests: My research interests focus on understating intercellular communications during epithelial and endothelial morphogenesis and regeneration.

 

 


Graduate Students

 

William Pilcher

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Joint Georgia Tech & Emory University BME Ph.D. Program
B.S. Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia

Research Interests: Computational Systems Biology and Image Analysis
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

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Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Graduate Program
B.S. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Research Interests: Biomechanics of Collective Cell Behavior
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

Siarhei Hladyshau

School of Biology. Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Graduate Program
M.S. Biotechnology, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
B.S. Applied Physics and Mathematics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Research Interests: Computational Systems Biology and Bioinformatics
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 


Undergraduate Students

 

Kian Pourak

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: modeling adhesion dynamics in migrating cells
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

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Justin Cha

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: modeling biomechanics of cell clusters
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

Dae Eun “Danny” Park

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Biomechanical 3D model of endothelial cells
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

Sidi Zhao

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Graphical User Interface for analysis of complex cell patterns
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

Arjun Patel

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Inverse Voronoi problem in the cell cluster context
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1213

 

 

Brooke Trogdon

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Visualization of actin cytoskeleton for studying collective cell behavior
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1246/47

 

 

John Miles

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Visualization of actin cytoskeleton for studying collective cell behavior
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1246/47

 

 

Rajan Jayasankar

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Research Project: Visualization of actin cytoskeleton for studying collective cell behavior
Office: U.A. Whitaker Building, Room 1246/47

 

 


Lab Alumni

 

Argy Kosmakos

Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Undergraduate Research Project: collective endothelial cell behavior during vasculogenesis