LBI Group Members

LBI Group Members, 2016
Group Leader
Niels Holten-Andersen
Doherty Professor in Ocean Utilization
Post-Doc The University of Chicago, 2008-2012
Ph.D. Biomolecular Science and Engineering, University of California-Santa Barbara, 2008
M.Sc. Cell Biology, University of Copenhagen, 2001
B.Sc. Hon. Molecular Biology, University of Canterbury, 2000
B.Sc. Biology, University of Copenhagen, 1998

Research Interests: Design principles of biological materials; Soft condensed matter; Physical-chemistry of dynamic interfaces
Office:  13-5018

Graduate Students

Seth Cazzell

B.Sc. UIUC, 2014





Scott Grindy

B.Sc. Northwestern University, 2012
Research Interests: 
Elementary physics and electronic structure of coordination complexes, rheology, molecular dynamics simulations
Office:  13-4006




Abigail Halim

B.Sc. Georgia Tech, 2013
Research Interests:
Metal-binding molecules for the extraction of potassium, bio-inspired sustainable materials design
Office:  13-4006

Sungjin Kim

M.S. KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, 2011
B.Sc. KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, 2009
Research Interests:

Bio-inspired materials for energy and healthcare applications

Erica Lai
B.Sc. MIT, 2014

Qiaochu Li

B.Sc. Peking University, 2012
Research Interests:
Synthesis and design of Dopa-polymers; Interface chemistry between Dopa-polymers and solid surfaces
Office: 13-4006
Undergraduate Students
Rebecca Gallivan

Caroline Liu