Luke Rice, PI

Title: Associate Professor

Project: All of them!

From: New Jersey, USA

Education: Yale B.S. Physics; Yale Ph.D. MB&B

Pipets: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: AKTA

Eric Bonventre, Staff

Title: Research Scientist

Project: Jack of all trades

From: Brooklyn, NY

Education: SUNY Albany B.S. Biology

Pipettes: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: Orbital Shaker

Tae Kim, student

Title: MSTP Student

Project: Computational simulations of MT dynamics

From: Seoul, Korea

Education: Swarthmore B.A. Physics and Chemistry

Pipettes: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: Bunsen Burner

Michal Niziolek, Visiting Student

Title: Visiting Student

Project: Working on it!

From: Warsaw, Poland

Education: Warsaw ULS, M.S. Microbiology

Pipets: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: Rusty, trusty spoon

Elisabeth Geyer, student

Title: Graduate Student

Project: Microtubule polymerases; tubulin mutants

From: Parma, OH 

Education: Canisius College B.S. Biochemistry

Pipettes: Right-handed, ambidextrous when multi-tasking

Favorite lab instrument: TIRF Microscope

Shreoshi Majumdar, student

Title: Graduate Student

Project: CLASPs and microtubule rescue

From: New Delhi, India

Education: Dartmoutn B.A. Biophysical Chemistry

Pipets: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: Shiny new AKTA

Xuecheng Ye, Staff

Title: Senior Research Associate

Project: Tubulin mutants

From: Xiaochang/Hubei, China

Education: Wuhan University Ph.D. Biology

Pipets: Right-handed

Favorite lab instrument: AKTA