Current

Mohammed A. AlDajani
Undergraduate Researcher
mdajani@mit.edu
pursuing BSc in Mechanical Engineering at MIT
pursuing BSc in Biology at MIT
Research topic: Pt-based anticancer prodrugs
Hobbies: Making, music, movies, service

Amanda Marie Hussey
Postdoctoral Associate
ahussey@mit.edu
BSc: University of the Sciences in Phildelphia
PhD: University of Massachusetts Amherst (James J. Chambers)
Research topic: Zinc signaling in neurons
Hobbies: Watching sports, running, cooking

Andrei Ioan Loas
Postdoctoral Associate
loas@mit.edu
BSc: Polytechnic University of Bucharest (Emeric Bartha)
PhD: New Jersey Institute of Technology (Sergiu M. Gorun)
Research topic: Low energy emitting and peptide-based fluorescent sensors for nitric oxide, nitroxyl and biological thiols
Hobbies: Cinema, Tour de France, reading Jose Saramago, Jean Sibelius' symphonies, Formula 1
Christopher E. Richardson
Graduate Student
crichard@mit.edu
Research topic: Role of zinc in biological processes
Amit A. Vernekar
Postdoctoral Associate
vernekar@mit.edu
BSc: Government College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Sanquelim Goa 
MSc: Goa University, Taleigao Plateau, Goa
PhD: Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (G. Mugesh)
Research topic: Virus-like nanoparticles, anticancer metallodrugs
Hobbies: Hindustani classical singing, reading
Fang Wang
Postdoctoral Associate
wangfang@mit.edu
BSc: Zhejiang University (Ping Lu and Jinbo Hu)
PhD: University of Southern California (G. K. Surya Prakash and George A. Olah)
Research topic: Zinc sensors and synthetic models of catalytic diiron center of sMMO
Hobbies: Photography, fencing (coached by Karl O. Christe), stamp collecting, hiking
Wen Zhou
Postdoctoral Associate
wzhou@mit.edu
BSc: Jilin University
PhD: Brandeis University (Christine Thomas)
Postdoc I: Washington University 2013-2016 (Liviu Mirica)
Research topic: Pt-based anticancer drugs
Hobbies: Fishing, watching movies and sports