Lab news & lab in the news
Dr. Christina Bailey-Hytholt and Dr. Adam Snider successfully defend their Ph.D. theses
December 4, 2019 and January 14, 2020
Both Christina and Adam defeneded their theses and are both starting full time scientific careers in post-doc and industry positions, respectively.
Christina Bailey-Hytholt and Kiara Lee Present their research at conferences
Christina presented her work via poster and podium talks at BMES and AIChE while Kiara presented a poster at the AfroBiotech conference. Congratulations to both students on their successful presentations!
Dr. Rachel Deraney succcessfully defends her Ph.D. thesis
August 21, 2019
Congratulations to Rachel who defended her thesis titled "Sample Preparation and Nucleic Acid Extraction for Molecular Diagnostics: Innovations for Resource Limited Settings"
Congratulations to Tripathi lab members for Graduating!
Congratulations to Dr. Francis Cui (Ph.D.), Rachel Deraney (MPH), Gina Vimbela (ScM), Andrew Brodsky (Sc.B.), and Hannah Blakely (Sc.B.) for graduating with their respecive degrees.
Congrats to Frank on his new Publication!
Frank recently authored a paper titled "Dispersion of a suspension plug in oscillatory pressure-driven flow" in Physical Review Fluids, APS Physics. He investigated the dispersion of finite lengths of concentrated suspended particles, or suspension plugs, in a microcapillary as they are sheared in an oscillating pressure-driven flow.
Rachel came back from Kenya!
Our Ph.D. Candidate Rachel Deraney just returned from her summer research project in Eldoret, Kenya. She worked in collaboration with Dr. Rami Kantor and Dr. Nyandiko at the Ampath Research Center. Rachel worked on viral load monitoring for HIV. Welcome back Rachel!
Ileana wins the Vincent and Ruby DiMase Fellowship
This fellowship is awarded annually to one student in the School of Engineering to recognize demonstrated research potential and to enable the student to undertake a project of their own. Congrats Ileana!
Welcome to Mary Okotiuero and Henry Kim!
Mary is a Biotechnology Master's Students from City University of New York who just graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Biology. Henry is a rising Junior from Korea majoring in Biomedical Engineering. Welcome to the Tripathi Lab!
Dr. Tripathi wins the Inventors Award
May 30, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Anubhav Tripathi, on receiving the Inventors Award from the University’s Technology Ventures Office, in recognition of his commitment to innovative research.
Jeray wins award for best Master's Thesis in the School of Engineering.
Our graduating Master's Student Jeray Thelwell won the Best Master's Thesis Award for his work on ___. He will now be starting his full-time employment at Perkin Elmer (MA).
Adam wins Rhode Island Space Grant
Adam was awarded the NASA Rhode Island Space Grant for his research proposal on microfluidic platforms to reduce sample volumes for scientific experimentation during space travel.
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