Thomas Carey is selected to give an oral presentation at BMES in October on his project!

July 10, 2017

Congrats!

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The Lab is will be well represented at MicroTas this Fall!

July 10, 2017

Junghyun Kim has been selected to give an oral presentation on his mechano-NPS project.  Thomas Carey and Sewoon Han have both been selected to give a poster on their projects on exosomes and a path toward organ-on-a-chip. Congrats to everyone!

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Thomas Carey is named a Brodie Scholar!

May 30, 2017

Congratulations!

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Olivia Scheideler is selected as a Siebel Scholar for the 2017-2018 year!

May 30, 2017

Congratulations!

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BioE grad students and NSF Fellows Brian Li and Kristin Cotner join our group!

May 7, 2017

Welcome!

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Olivia Scheideler will present her work at the Single-Cell Biophysics: Measurement, Modulation, and Modeling Conference, June 17-20 in Taipei, Taiwan

April 14, 2017

The title of her poster is “A scalable, DNA-based multicomponent patterning method to model multivariable neural stem cell-niche interactions from a single-cell perspective.”  Congrats!

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Olivia Scheideler receives the P.E.O. Scholar Award

March 21, 2017

The P.E.O. Scholar award recognizes Olivia’s “scholarly excellence, academic achievement, career goals, and promise to make a significant contribution to the field.”  Congratulations!

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Thomas Carey is awarded the Kang Family Graduate Award for Biotechnology

March 17, 2017

The Kang Family Award is bestowed upon a UC Berkeley graduate student whose research focuses on biotechnology, in particular point-of-care diagnostics or biomarkers. Congratulations!

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Thomas was named a finalist of the Tri-Con Diagnostics Word Early Innovator Award!

March 2, 2017

Congrats!

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Junghyun Kim to speak at the 7th International Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Chicago, IL

February 7, 2017

Junghyun’s paper, A Microfluidic Oscillatory Rheometer to Measure Viscoelastic Properties of Cancer Cells, was selected as an oral presentation by the conference organizers.  Congrats!

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Junghyun is selected to be a graduate mentor for Berkeley’s SMART program for graduate students!

January 7, 2017

SMART provides an opportunities for graduate students to mentor undergraduates on specific research projects.  This selected program is “designed to broaden the professional development of doctoral students and to foster research skills and paths to advanced studies for undergraduates.”  Congrats, Junghyun!

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Prof. Sohn is elected to the College of Fellows at the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)

December 19, 2016

The AIMBE College of Fellows consists of “the most accomplished and distinguished medical and biological engineers responsible for innovation and discovery.”  Prof. Sohn will be inducted as a member of the Class of 2017 during AIMBE’s 2017 Annual Event, March 19-20, 2017, in Washington, DC.

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Thomas Carey awarded a 2017 Molecular Med Tri-Conference Student Fellowship

November 23, 2016

Congratulations!

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Junghyun Kim receives The Graduate Division Nano Block Grant Award!

November 22, 2016

This award is for Junghyun’s academic excellence and research in the area of Nano Technology.  Congratulations!

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Welcome to Ali Su, a new BioE rotation student!

September 9, 2016

Welcome to our new research undergrads: Emma Cimenelli, Vincent Kwan, and Connie Yu!

September 9, 2016

Francois passes his EPFL qualifying exam!

August 17, 2016

Congrats!

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Prof. Sohn presents “Designing Experiments for Impact” at Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp: Nuclear Upended

August 9, 2016

Roberto and Francois’s review, “Single Cell Label-Free Profiling”, has been accepted to the Encyclopedia of analytical Chemistry!

July 27, 2016

Congrats!

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Prof. Sohn participates in the UC Berkeley College of Engineering’s “Girls in Engineering Program”

July 18, 2016

Girls in Engineering is a great program in the College of Engineering focused on inspiring the next-generation of female engineers.  Prof. Sohn presented the talk, “What is Engineering and What Do Engineers Do?”

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Undergrad alumni, Nga Ho and Heather Lynch, achieve career milestones!

June 17, 2016

Congrats to Nga who was awarded a PhD in Bioengineering at Boston University!  Congrats also to Heather Lynch who was awarded tenure at Stony Brook University in the Dept. of Ecology and Evolution!

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Thomas Carey (BioE) joins our group!

May 19, 2016

Welcome!

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Welcome to all our new undergrads: Kevin Luong (BioE), Alice Ma (Integrative Biology), and Nathaniel Liu (ME, UC San Diego

May 19, 2016

Congrats to Kevin Jiang, Andy Lei, and Roy Park—BioE Class of 2016!!!

May 19, 2016

We wish you all the best!

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Good luck Christina in med school!

April 30, 2016

We will miss you!

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Nahyun passes her quals!

April 1, 2016

Congratulations!

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Junghyun passes his quals!

March 18, 2016

Congratulations!

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Kevin Jiang is selected for a Regents’ and Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship

March 3, 2016

Kevin will be screening neural and mesenchymal stem cells via Node-Pore Sensing.  Congrats!

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Olivia Scheideler passes her qualifying exam! Congrats!

February 12, 2016

2nd Annual Sohn Lab Retreat at Tahoe

February 12, 2016

Our 2nd annual lab retreat.  This year, we were in North Tahoe.

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Junghyun presents his poster, “Node-Pore Sensing: A Novel Platform to Characterize & Differentiate Cellular Mechanical Phenotypes” at the Breast Oncology Program Retreat, UCSF

February 4, 2016

Congrats to Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang—recipients of The Graduate Division Nano Block Grant Award for the Spring Semester!

January 18, 2016

Sewoon’s Paper Accepted to Scientific Reports

November 16, 2015

Sewoon’s paper, “Constructive remodeling of a synthetic endothelial extracellular matrix,” is accepted to Scientific Reports. Congratulations!!

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Junghyun Kim’s Poster a Finalist for the Best Poster Award at µTAS

October 27, 2015

Junghyun Kim’s poster, Characterizing mechanical properties of cancer cells by Node-Pore Sensing, is a finalist for the Best Poster Award at µTAS in Gyeongju, Korea. Congrats!

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Francois Rivest Presentation on Barker-coded Node-Pore Sensing

October 26, 2015

Francois Rivest gives an oral presentation on Barker-coded Node-Pore Sensing at µTAS in Gyeongju, Korea.

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MicroTas 2015 Presentations

October 25, 2015

Francois Rivest will be giving an oral presentation and Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang will be giving poster presentations on their work at MicroTas 2015. October 25-29

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Professor Sohn Participates in Berkeley Big Give Campaign

October 6, 2015

Prof. Sohn participates in Berkeley’s Big Give campaign. Check out the ~54 sec mark on the video posted!

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Olivia and Roberto Present Posters at Bioengineering Retreat

October 3, 2015

Olivia and Roberto present their posters at the Bioengineering retreat in Asilomar. Olivia’s poster focused on DNA-patterning of neural stem cells: “Versatile Methods for Generating Efficient, Multiplexed Cellular Communities Using DNA-Based Patterning.” Roberto’s poster focused on real-time cellular tracking at the point-of-care: “Developing of Real-Time Cell Tracking Technique for Surface-Marker Screening.” Congrats to both!!

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SohnLab at the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program

September 26, 2015

The SohnLab participates in the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program. Junghyun, Nahyun, Olivia, and Prof. Sohn do a hands-on demonstration on microfluidics for middle-school students.

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Welcome Thomas Carey!

September 14, 2015

Welcome to Thomas Carey, our new Bioengineering rotation student!

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Professor Sohn at the World Economic Forum

September 11, 2015

Professor Sohn participates on a panel discussion “Decoding Cancer” at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, China.

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Professor Sohn Participates in Berkeley “Ideas Lab”

September 9, 2015

Professor Sohn participates in the Berkeley “Ideas Lab” with Profs. Ana Arias (EECS), Dan Fletcher (Bioengineering), and Amy Herr (Bioengineering) at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian, China. She delivers a “pecha kucha” on the liquid biopsy work the lab is developing.

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Francois Rivest Receives Master’s Degree from the EPFL!

September 8, 2015

Congrats to Francois Rivest on his Master’s Degree from the EPFL! We look forward to having him back in November as an EPFL PhD student!

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Congrats to Daniel Yang on his Master’s Thesis!

July 23, 2015

Congrats to Daniel Yang on his Master’s thesis!

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SohnLab at MicroTas 2015

June 30, 2015

The lab will be well represented at MicroTas 2015 in Korea in October. Francois Rivest has been selected to give an oral presentation and both Junghyun Kim and Daniel Yang were selected to give poster presentations. Congrats to all three!

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Welcome Dr. Sewoon Han!

June 1, 2015

Welcome Dr. Sewoon Han, our new postdoctoral fellow. Dr. Han received his Ph.D. from Prof. Seok (Sid) Chung’s group at Korea University.

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Welcome Brian Li!

June 1, 2015

Welcome Brian Li, who is from UT Austin and is an Amgen Scholar!

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Welcome Undergraduate Researchers!

June 1, 2015

Welcome to our summer undergraduate researchers: Kathleen Keh, Serena Leong, Rui Li, Shane Pracar, Lisa Qing, Stephanie Scribner, Andy Sum, and Shun Yao. We hope that you’ll have a productive and successful summer, and have as much fun as we do!

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Professor Sohn at the 2015 EIPBN Conference

May 29, 2015

Prof. Sohn gave an invited talk on Node-Pore Sensing at the 2015 EIPBN (Electron, Ion, Photon Beam and Nanofabrication) Conference in San Diego, CA.

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Congrats Graduating Seniors!

May 16, 2015

Congratulations to all our graduating seniors—Stephanie Cai, Rui Li, and Christina Lin! We are all proud of you!!

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Welcome Back Roberto Falcon!

May 11, 2015

Roberto Falcon, Bioengineering graduate student, joins our group after completing his 1st year rotations. Welcome back!

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Prof. Sohn at the Bay Area Spring 2015 Conference at UCSF

May 9, 2015

Prof. Sohn gave a Plenary talk on Node-Pore Sensing at Korean Life Scientists in the Bay Area Spring 2015 conference at UCSF.

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Daniel Yang at the 2015 SPIE Bio-MEMS and Medical Microdevices II Conference

May 6, 2015

Daniel Yang gave an oral presentation on his paper, “High-throughput microfluidic device for circulating tumor cell isolation from whole blood,” at the 2015 SPIE Bio-MEMS and Medical Microdevices II Conference in Barcelona, Spain.

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Prof. Sohn at Princeton’s Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

April 3, 2015

Prof. Sohn gave an invited talk on Node-Pore Sensing in the Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University.

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SohnLab Retreat in Lake Tahoe

February 20, 2015

First Annual SohnLab retreat at Heavenly, Lake Tahoe. February 20-22

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